Ultra Trail 2016 in Getaway Magazine

Ultra Trail 2016 in Getaway Magazine

Racing Madagascar Ultra Trail 2016 had the chance to host Tyson Jopson last July. Tyson is a journalist from South African magazine “Getaway”. It’s a  magazine about travel in Africa for Africans.

Getaway in short words : Its a famous Magazine well known in South Africa and beyond. Created in 1989, it is a highly regarded source with its expertise and credibility earned years after years. Today Getaway Magazine is the referent monthly travel magazine in South and Eastern Africa. It employs around 50 people.




Tyson is journalist and editor for almost 6 years at Getaway. He lives in Cape Town (South Africa) and came specifically to live the 1st edition of Racing Madagascar.

We are very proud to give the opportunity to Madagascar’s destination to make the cover page of Getaway Magazine – November issue. It is indeed clearly one of the Racing Madagascar value : discover the wonderful red island from abroad through sport, and especially Trail Running.

The artictle from Tyson contains his feelings and impressions about the Madagascar Ultra Trail 2016, which as you can see is a very unique experience for every runner. He also make a portrait of Thabang Madiba, the elite trail runner who came specifically in Madagascar for the race.

We hope that more and more South African runners will come for Ultra trail 2017.

The full article is available in English HERE (PDF Format).