Okay, you should have recovered from the December hols by now, so no excuses. The New Balance Impi Challenged is back to test your mental and physical toughness.
One of South Africa’s most beloved annual events is back to create lifelong memories and push you through your paces. The New Balance Impi Challenge is a marathon with an adventurous twist added to it .Competitors have to make their way through various obstacle courses. The Impi Challenge will be held on March 31 and entails a 12km long course at the Wiesenhof Nature reserve. There are 17 gruelling obstacles such as the Vit-T-Go Tank, Snake Pit, Lilly pads, Leap of faith and Swamp thing amongst others.
This event has made massive strides over the years and this is evident by the amount of public interest that it receives. This is a unique event in a sense that it is not only for people that want to push their mental and physical limits, it’s also for people who are just out have a bit of fun. Competitors often participate in groups of friends and dress in ludicrous costumes just for a laugh. It encourages camaraderie and sportsmanship.