Gallopers Athletics Club fundraising event

This was a fun piece to write as I know trail-running star Lucky Miya. This release below is not the final-final version. There were a few elements that I queried, which the client needed to confirm before sending out.

Lucky Miya to host fundraising 15km & 5km road run/walk in March

K-Way athlete Lucky Miya is a trail-running star with a road pedigree. Four years ago he put his experience towards creating the community-orientated Gallopers Athletics Club in the Phumula Township near Leondale. On Sunday 19 March 2017, the club is hosting their first event, the K-Way Gallopers 15km & 5km Road Run/Walk.

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Skyrun 2016

Post-race releases are always more fun that pre-event releases as the former include battle stories from participants. The K-Way team did very well and Nicolette’s result is exceptional.

Team K-Way rocked the podium at the 2016 Skyrun

The annual 100 kilometre Skyrun has become a challenging ultra-distance trail run. It takes place every November across the Witteberg mountains, on the Lesotho border. These are fierce mountains where participants may experience scorching temperatures and blizzard conditions within hours. This year, three K-Way athletes Nicolette Griffioen, AJ Calitz and Lucky Miya, hit the trails and took podium places – and set a new course record – at the 20th running of this event.

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