Gear

Puma re-introduces the disc to its running footwear

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  Cape Town, South Africa (16TH MARCH, 2016) – Twenty-five years ago, Global Sports Brand PUMA first introduced the DISC System into a range of running shoes, an innovation that shook the industry. It featured a revolutionary technological design that offered the perfect synthesis of foot and shoe, and was reveled for being the first laceless closure system. With a ...

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Specialized bicycles eliminating counterfeit products

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MORGAN HILL, Calif., March 29, 2016 – Specialized Bicycle Components looks to improve rider safety and eliminate counterfeit products available for consumer purchase. As the Internet shopping realm continues to grow, so does the opportunity for low-cost, counterfeit products. Although the low-cost purchase opportunities may sound like a bargain up front, purchasing a product that isn’t tested to industry standards ...

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Puma re-introduces the disc to its running footwear

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Cape Town, South Africa (22 MARCH, 2016) – Twenty-five years ago, Global Sports Brand PUMA first introduced the DISC System into a range of running shoes, an innovation that shook the industry. It featured a revolutionary technological design that offered the perfect synthesis of foot and shoe, and was reveled for being the first laceless closure system. With a turn ...

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BIOGEN PARTNERS WITH NEDBANK RUNNING CLUB

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Leading South African sports supplement brand, Biogen, is the new official nutrition supplement partner to the Nedbank Running Club, one of South Africa’s largest and most respected running clubs. With 13 branches in 12 cities, the Nedbank Running Club brings running enthusiasts together at both a social and competitive level. The club is also very proactive in identifying and nurturing ...

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Grand Opening of the Specialized Stellenbosch Store

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On Wednesday the 2nd of March the Specialized Stellenbosch Store held a grand opening to officially introduce the local cycling community to this new store. There was an air of excitement on the evening as everyone waited to receive the official grand tour. The evening got underway much as any visit to the Specialized Stellenbosch store would – with a drink ...

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KALAS Sportswear announce partnership with Scott LCB Factory team

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CAPE TOWN – Scott LCB Factory team will ride in KALAS Sportswear in 2016. The recently-signed deal will see the European custom cycle wear experts supplying the team with all their technical cycling kit and casual clothing throughout the rest of the 2016 season. Scott LCB Factory Team is a South African-based UCI MTB team made up of Philip Buys, Matthys Beukes, ...

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Speed 600 features a combination of new technologies to provide optimal cushioning, comfort and responsiveness

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Cape Town, (February, 2016) – As part of its ongoing commitment to push the boundaries of product innovation, Global Sports Brand PUMA re-launches its technical running footwear range with the latest addition to the PUMA running roster, appropriately named the Speed series, headlined by the Speed 600 IGNITE with multiple styles for all serious runners. The Speed 600 IGNITE is ...

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Endurance Cycle Light

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Many riders prepare for really tough endurance events – like the TransBaviaans, or 24-hour races – worrying that existing lights can’t possibly make the distance or take the punishment. But there is a solution. And it does offer the best of both worlds. The Extreme Lights 2015 XP3 Cycle Light won awards and praise for being the best light available. With the ...

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Garmin vivosmart HR An activity tracker with wrist-based heart rate and smart notifications

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Garmin Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd., introduces the new vívosmart HR, a touchscreen activity tracker with Garmin wrist based heart rate technology called, Elevate wrist heart rate and a comprehensive range of smart notification capabilities. The vívosmart HR features a large sunlight readable display that remains switched on and in addition to heart rate monitoring, the vívosmart HR counts floors climbed ...

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Introducing the Forerunner® 230 Train smarter with the latest GPS running watch from Garmin®

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Today we’re excited to announce our latest GPS running watch –the Forerunner 230. The Forerunner 230 keep runners on pace for their next personal record by tracking distance, pace, time, heart rate1 and more. The Forerunner 230 pairs easily with a chest-worn strap which displays heart rate and zones on an easy-to-read, colourful graphic interface, so runners new to tracking ...

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