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Athletes to watch at the Ultra-trail Cape Town this weekend

Kane Reilly_Photo Golden Trail World Series

Cape Town. 25 November 2019. On Saturday 30 November, a large group of the world’s best ultra-distance trail runners will join local elite runners on the start line of SA’s premier ultra-trail running event, Ultra-Trail Cape Town presented by Salomon (UTCT).   The UTCT 100km race is the final event on the Ultra-trail World Tour calendar, placing the race firmly ...

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SA bands ready to rock at MTB Party of the year

Newton & Co

Two local bands, Newton & Co and Ben Dey and The Concrete Lions will perform live at SA’s MTB party of the year, the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience and Origin of Trails Trail Run at Blaauwklippen Wine Estate on Saturday 30 November 2019 and Sunday 01 December 2019 respectively.   “We look forward to entertaining mountain bikers in ...

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Savanna Origin of Trails boasts spectacular sponsor spoils

Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run by Philip Fyfer

In addition to boasting with both a new title sponsor (Savanna Non Alcoholic Lemon) and a new festival village (Blaauwklippen Wine Estate) in 2019, the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience and Trail Run will also feature spectacular sponsor spoils come Saturday 30 November and Sunday 01 December 2019.   “Our sponsors and partners are just as passionate about the ...

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SA elite ultra-runners to take on world’s best at UTCT

Nicolette Griffioen_Photo Terence Vrugtman

Cape Town. 7 November 2019. With just over three weeks until SA’s premier ultra-trail running event, some of South Africa’s elite runners are looking forward to lining up alongside a host of the world’s greatest ultra-distance trail runners, at Ultra-Trail Cape Town presented by Salomon (UTCT) on 30 November. UTCT consists of 21km, 35km, 65km and 100 km events, with ...

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Positive Sports Solutions: More premium brands than ever

Photo 1 - Positive Sports Solutions LR

Specialist importers and distributors of international sports-related goods Positive Sports Solutions and TOKEN Cycling SA have announced a merger of operations, a move set to benefit cyclists and retailers across the Southern African Development Community.   The Johannesburg-based companies will join forces from November 1, which means they can offer an expanded range of premium brands at even more competitive ...

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Savanna Origin of Trails proud supporter of the Stellenbosch Trail Fund

The organizers of Stellenbosch’s “MTB Party of the year”, the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience that will take place at the Blaauwklippen Wine Estate on Saturday 30 November 2019 and Sunday 01 December 2019, are proud to promote the building and maintenance of MTB trails in Stellenbosch by supporting the Stellenbosch Trail Fund (STF).   Seen here:  Bobby Behan (from Specialized SA) in action during the 2018 event.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

The organizers of Stellenbosch’s “MTB Party of the year”, the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience that will take place at the Blaauwklippen Wine Estate on Saturday 30 November 2019 and Sunday 01 December 2019, are proud to promote the building and maintenance of MTB trails in Stellenbosch by supporting the Stellenbosch Trail Fund (STF).   A registered non-profit organisation ...

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IMPI Challenge #3 moves start and finish to The Purple Windmill

The perfect season finale, the IMPI Challenge #3 will boast a new start and finish venue at The Purple Windmill in Stellenbosch on Saturday 23 November 2019.  Seen here:  IMPI Warriors in action during the IMPI Challenge #2 that was held at Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij (North West Province) on Saturday 02 November 2019.  Photo Credit:  Kyle Cestari

The perfect season finale, the IMPI Challenge #3 will boast a new start and finish venue at The Purple Windmill in Stellenbosch on Saturday 23 November 2019.   “We are excited to welcome The Purple Windmill to the IMPI Challenge,” says Pieter du Plessis, IMPI Challenge Race Director.  “This will be the first time that the IMPI Challenge accesses the ...

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Rhebokskloof Flatrock Festival 16-17 November

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Rhebokskloof Wine Estate is picturesquely located in the heart of Paarl on the slopes of the Paarl Mountain Reserve. Established in 1692, this estate embodies Paarl’s best attributes. Rhebokskloof invites you, your family and friends to start summer with a weekend filled with great activities, awesome food, great entertainment and plenty of exceptional wine. Set aside 16 and 17 November ...

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