The prep began by plastering his entire apartment with maps of the route, studying every detail of the physical and logistical challenge that lay ahead
Damien navigated our way through the mountains by using government issue topo maps and his GPS watch. He recce’d many of the sections in the months leading up to the journey to confirm they were in fact passable.
Daily feet maintenance became more and more integral to completion
The magical Arangieskop hut. This was our overnight spot for the section that runs from Robertson along the mountains to Montagu. Otherwise known as the Langeberg traverse. 30km of off-trail scrambling and ridge-running across incredible terrain.
High fives as we go our separate ways, after sharing many good hours together in the mountains.