Gear

Zone3 swim wetsuits – now available in South Africa

The Zone3 Victory, Vision and Vanquish wetsuit

South Africa’s very own Olympic star, Richard Murray, knows that every second counts. Lately you might have seen him wearing a Zone3 wetsuit. Surely the reason has to be speed, and nothing else. The same swim wetsuit technology is available to every triathlete in South Africa, right now. Zone3 wetsuits will deliver on race day. It is a proven fact. After ...

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Dual Benefits of Flexibility and Cushioning In One Running Shoe

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Cape Town, South Africa – Global Sports Brand PUMA continues to expand its successful IGNITE running franchise with the all-new IGNITE Dual for Autumn-Winter ’16 that offers duality in both function and style. Engineered to provide ultimate flexibility and cushioning for mid and long distance runners, the IGNITE Dual features the proprietary IGNITE FOAM midsole that’s visible on the heel and ...

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Tim Leatherman to visit Cape Union Mart Stores

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Thirty years ago, whilst on a nine-month trip around Europe and the Middle East with his wife, Tim Leatherman, repeatedly attempted to repair their car and faulty hotel plumbing using his simple pocket knife. What he really needed was an additional tool with firm grip to hold, bend and compress objects. He began sketching and by 1983 Leatherman’s first “Boy ...

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Puma launches Forever Faster store in Mall of Africa

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Johannesburg, South Africa (29 April 2016) – PUMA South Africa opened their second Forever Faster store today in Midrand’s Mall of Africa, southern Africa’s largest single-phase shopping centre development. Based on PUMA’s global retail blueprint, Forever Faster, the store is designed to optimise product stories while revealing the technologies used in the production of key PUMA performance products, mainly football ...

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Totalsports’ 300th store opens in Mall of Africa Johannesburg

Totalsports recently opened its 300th store in Mall of Africa.

Totalsports opened its 300th store in Mall of Africa, South Africa’s largest shopping mall ever built, located in Waterfall City. As a sports brand established since 1982, Totalsports is thrilled to be celebrating the opening of their 300th store in Mall of Africa. The store’s latest offerings provides personalised services such as bra fittings, gait and foot analysis and running ...

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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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