Four South African dudes are cycling 1730 km from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg in ten days. Then they are going to run Comrades Marathon, which is is 89 km road race from Durban to Pietermaritzburg on May 29. Check out www.redsockfriday.com for more info about their charity project.
This is the video from Stage 1.
John McInroy, who is one of the recksockers, was interviewed in Marathon Talk episode 71.