The 14 Toughest Races In The World
Only the strongest will survive.
RUNNING THE WORLD: New York City
NYC is grungy: steam geysers erupt from manholes, and before sunrise, endless neon signs and traffic lights reflect playfully off the empty, rain-soaked streets.
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RUNNING THE WORLD: Umbria, Italy
Umbria is quintessentially Italian: coffee, cathedrals and the perfect place to run.
RAVE RUN: Mowbray Ridge, Cape Town
Time it right and the interaction between the sun, Table Mountain and Lion’s Head is spectacular.
RAVE RUN: L’Agulhas, Cape Agulhas, Overberg, Western Cape
The varying nature of the running surface can prove tricky, but overall isn’t too technical.
RAVE RUN: Simonsberg Conservancy Trails, Stellenbosch
The trails are beautiful in the early morning – suitable for beginners and experienced trail runners.
RUN THE WORLD: Iceland
The harder the journey, the more beautiful the destination.
RAVE RUN: Soweto
Soweto: a big place, with an even bigger sense of community.
RUNNING THE WORLD: Chamonix
A verdant French valley, as rich in summer as it is in winter.