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Lesotho Ultra Marathon next month!

Lesotho Ultra Marathon next month!

The fire has tested Maliba in the last couple of weeks but the one thing that remains constant is the enthusiasm and excitement for the Lesotho Ultra Marathon, set for 30 November 2013. It is Africa’s first Ultra Sky Running Marathon and Maliba Lodge is privileged to be the host for this event. Our race organsier Andrew Booth, from KZN Trail Running talks about the event coming up.

2013 Lesotho Ultra Trail Sells Out

2013 Lesotho Ultra Trail Sells Out

With such an amazing skyrunning location on offer, coupled with confirmation of some of the world’s best athletes, it was no surprise that entries into the inaugural Lesotho Ultra Trail – Africa’s first Ultra Skymarathon® were sold out within weeks of them opening, affirming its place on the world trail and skyrunning calendar. Runners from South Africa as well as from all over the world including Australia, India and the USA, ensured they did not miss the opportunity to secure…

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Skyrunning hits southern Africa with the Lesotho Ultra Trail

Skyrunning hits southern Africa with the Lesotho Ultra Trail

A new ultra-distance race has hit southern Africa’s trail running calendar with the announcement of the Lesotho Ultra Trail, to take place in northern Lesotho on 30 November. Created by well-known KZN race organiser Andrew Booth, the 68km race will traverse mountainous, rocky trails combining steep ascents, descents, some contour running and loads of single track, will be hosted by Maliba Mountain Lodge, just one hour south from the Free State town of Clarens.

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