Game On - Issue 40-2017 GOM May '17 Issue 40 - Page 25

main feature: trail running Words: Carli-Ann Furno | Photos: Sven Musica l Phonix Capture Full name Nicky Booyens Date of birth 6 December 1978 Place of birth Johannesburg High school Crawford College Tertiary education University of Witwatersrand Achievements • 2nd overall in 400km Munga Trail (2017) • Finished two Munga MTBs (2015 and 2016) • Won the Himalayan Challenge adventure race with Team Keyhealth Jabberwock (2016) • Part of the South African ultra distance trail running team that went to France for the 75km Festival des Templiers (2015) • 4th place at the Tierra Viva Adventure Race in Argentina with Team Red Ants (2011) “ON THE CLOCK” WITH nicky Game On Magazine, ISSUE 40 – 2017/5 25