On the 25th April 2015, team Panda took part in the Platteklip Charity Challenge. Our team was part of 200 intrepid athletes who attempted to see how many times they could summit Table Mountain via Platteklip Gorge.
Each lap is 5.5km in distance, 760 metres of climbing, and will take approximately 2 hours on average. The route up Platteklip Gorge includes 800 double size steps over a distance of 2.1km. Once at the top, the contestants need to run to the upper cable station, catch a lift down and then run back to the start. (more…)