Doing The DORP Thing by Jacques Marais

I can’t wait to get my hands on a copy of Jacques Marais’ new book, “Doing the DORP Thing”. With camera in one hand and pen in the other, Jacques seems to manage to be everywhere in South Africa at once! Following him online on social media alone is a treat as he explores our land on foot, bike and car (I sometimes suspect on wing too sometimes as I can’t imagine how else he gets around so fast laden with his gear).

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Trail Runners Guide by Jacques Marais

I was hugely excited to receive a copy of Jacques Marais’ new book, “Trail Runner’s Guide”, in the mail! Coupled with Jacques stunning images, the trail community now has a serious handbook available, with heaps of crucial information on the South Africa’s treasure chest of trails. The book is suited to trail runners of all levels: novices looking for solid advice, the weekend adventurer looking for new territory, the seasoned mountain goat looking for the next route to conquer, or the racing snake planning the racing year ahead.

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