They are some of the most talented little runners in the country, yet many can’t afford a pair of running shoes to chase their dreams. But with the help of a running legend who knows what can happen when others uplift you, as well as a running club who believes in developing and supporting young runners, a group of youngsters from Pretoria are slowly making their mark on the SA running scene.
After losing more than 35kg and running three Comrades Marathons, Shandene van der Walt is now taking on her next big dream: Ironman 2019. With no triathlon experience at all, this determined young woman is slowly making the jump from pure running to triathlons. Run24 will be following Shandene’s journey right through to Ironman 2019. This is her first experience of the world of triathlon, as told in her ow