Race the Wild Coast (South Africa) 2016, Rider - Sarah

Cape Town Diaries, Part 2

When I last left you, I was gearing up for our cage dive adventure.  Unfortunately, that never happened!  We were up at the crack of dawn (which is beautiful from that great room we had) and we hit the road to head into the Cape Town Waterfront, as the tour wouldn't pick up so far… Continue reading Cape Town Diaries, Part 2

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Race the Wild Coast (South Africa) 2016, Rider - Sarah

Cape Town Diaries, Part 1

Desperately holding back a panicked cry and a stomach full of vomit, I fumbled in the dark with a circa 1800 key thinking "why would a place with a fingerprint scanner at the front door, use such ancient room keys?!"  A click and a gasp, then a race to the toilet at the far side… Continue reading Cape Town Diaries, Part 1

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Goldilocks and The Quest for The Ultimate Riding Tights

As you are reading this, I am somewhere several thousand feet in the air, probably knocked out with sleeping pills, on the 22.5 hour (over 1.5 days) on my way to South Africa, for Race the Wild Coast 2016. If you have just come to the blog recently, let me brief you: I will be… Continue reading Goldilocks and The Quest for The Ultimate Riding Tights

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Fundraising & Apparel

Hi Everyone!  I am Sarah, an Endurance Horseback rider from Ontario  who was selected to ride in an epic adventure: Race the Wild Coast, along the Eastern Cape of South Africa. The race will consist of 350kms over the course of 4-5 days.  To successfully complete this challenge, I will be required to carefully manage… Continue reading Fundraising & Apparel

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Massie Autumn Colours Ride

On the Labour day long weekend (September 3-5, 2016), I rode my friend Linda's horse Jack for 3 days, culminating 80 miles (128km) of riding on one horse... my first "pioneer" ride of sorts.   I finished up on Monday with Trixie and Bentley to total 100 miles of riding (160km). Yes, it was a lot… Continue reading Massie Autumn Colours Ride

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Race the Wild Coast – Sarah

Didn't I promise you something exciting was on the horizon? I have been lucky enough to have been chosen as one of 25 riders worldwide to participate in a 350km race on the Wild Coast of South Africa this coming October.  I will have only a team of 3 horses, a pack of 5kg, and… Continue reading Race the Wild Coast – Sarah