Chris Bertish

Recent Articles #1

24hour SUP World Record 2nd attempt

Filed in Chris Bertish by on February 13, 2015 • views: 1651

The 24hour World Open Ocean Record 2nd Attempt is on AMBER STATUS for a possible Green Light for Monday/ Tuesday start. In his second attempt, on Monday the 16th/ Tues the 17th of February 2015, Chris plans to break the current 24 hour record of 157 km (97 miles) and try and achieve breaking the […]


Recent Articles #2

Bertish attempts to break 24 hour SUP world record

Filed in Chris Bertish by on January 19, 2015 • views: 1753



SUP: 24 Hour Open Ocean Distance World Record

Filed in Chris Bertish by on December 17, 2014 • views: 1792

The new Word Record attempt will follow on from his Guiness World Record he completed last year December for 130.1km paddled open ocean, un-assisted in 12 hours straight, from  Kommetjie, to Saldahna, up the West Coast of South Africa. In January 2015, Chris plans to break the current 24 hour record of 157km/97Miles and try […]


Eleanor & Steve Pienaar views: 3327

Eleanor and Steve Pienaar (from Pietermaritzburg) are passionate about travel and running. They were the first South African couple to complete 7 marathons on 7 continents in 2016. On the 1st April they flew to the North Pole to run a marathon on the sea ice, at predicted temperatures of -40 degrees to complete their […]

Willie Richards views: 3201

#Africantails #Mendingmamre #WheresWillie On October 13, 2017 Willie Richards set out on an incredible +1700km journey, running and cycling from Blouberg NAM to Blouberg ZA. Awesome South Africans met up with him at Milnerton beach for a chat and understanding as what and why he did this. The goal was to raise not only funds, […]

Andrew Pattersen views: 3804

Andrew Pattersen – aka – Renaissance Guy has decided that for every day in 2018, he is going to climb Table Mountain . His project is called 365 UBUNTU CLIMBS. A humble and quiet man (yes I had to boost the volume on the video below), but what an awesome guy. Within seconds of meeting […]

Jurie Botha views: 5470

Jurie Botha is an endurance athlete and adventurer. With his next expedition, Cycling South Against Rape, he will attempt to become the first South African to cycle the length of the equator(40,030km), solo and unsupported, within 20 months. This ultra endurance expedition will start in May 2017 when he departs from Lima, Peru on his […]