Author Archives: mavis

Accepting Challenges

The crown of glory is obtained by the sweat of your brow.   Everything worthwhile is obtained by degrees I have discovered by my own experience how such a challenge can be successfully concluded. It is simply by moving forward … Continue reading

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CV

    Mavis Hutchison.       1963   1st Woman to run A Standard Marathon, 1963  Rand Daily Mail big Walk 80K 9hrs 35min 1965  Balfour Park 20K 1st 3hrs 25min 1965  Comrades Marathon 10hrs 7min 1965  Harrismith Mountain Race … Continue reading

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How it all started

How it all started. As a teenager I really wanted to be a good athlete. I was too scared in case I failed I really believe to be a winner is what if was all about nothing else mattered. How … Continue reading

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SUNDAY 8th DECEMBER 2010.12.26.

SUNDAY 8th DECEMBER 2010.12.26. I will share more of my running experiences with you. I ran my 1st Comrades Marathon in 1965, It is run from Pietermaritzburg to Durban a distance of 96 kilometres known as the down run. The … Continue reading

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my first real entry

7th December 2010 Ian has set up a blog and web site for me thank you Ian You have opened up a whole new world for me. This is my 1st real entry. I will tell something about myself. I … Continue reading

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No running today – Rugby calls!

I am now in the Cape will be running for W.P. hthrtht

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