The Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon (KAEM) is an adventurous and extreme, multi-stage marathon. It takes place in the breath-taking landscape of South Africa’s “Green Kalahari”, annually in October. Founded in the year 2000, KAEM is now in its 18th year.
This extreme multi-stage marathon and sports event is a 7 day, 6 stage, self-sufficient foot race. It covers an approximate total distance of 250km. Known as the ‘Big Daddy’ in the South African running fraternity, KAEM is one of the most prominent extreme marathons on the International Trail Running calendar. Furthermore, it is a unique desert multi-stage marathon in that the route runs across a variety of terrain and landscapes. Most noteworthy KAEM starts and finishes in the Augrabies National Park and stretches also runs through this beautiful nature with wildlife and game.
Leadership, Conscious Transformation, Paying it Forward and Education for young South Africans are some of the things that Sinenjongo and Gavin Shaskolsky have in common – and are both passionate about. Towards the realisation of this passion Gavin will run his second Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon (The KEAM) in October 2017, and will do so […]
A Little about Gavin. Gavin is a strategic and results-focused Leadership Coach and Facilitator with extensive experience at executive and senior levels in business. He enjoys transforming and leveraging people capability and organisational potential and has coached and facilitated for over 14 years in over 40 countries across 5 continents. He has coached hundreds of […]