Modern Athlete Magazine Issue 127, February 2020 - Page 31

Icy Adventure in Antarctica Even though his 2019 racing plans had never featured the Antarctic Ice Marathon in December, Mauritz Jansen van Rensburg flew to the proverbial bottom of the earth to tackle his fourth international marathon of a crazy year, and third in three months, and came home with a podium finish, as well as a great story. – BY SEAN FALCONER 31