Welcome to the Unogwaja Challenge
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What is Unogwaja
” This 10 day cycle from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg to run the Comrades Marathon
on day 11 is a journey of the heart inspired by the life of Phil Masterton-Smith
who in 1933 couldn’t afford the train fare from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg so
he cycled up instead and finished 10th in the race. He died in World War Two in 1942.
His nickname was “Unogwaja” meaning hare in Zulu and his legacy lives on in the Unogwaja Challenge.
Wherever you go, go with your heart “
- John McInroy