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Entries open for 2017 Fedhealth XTERRA SA Season

Online entries for the 2017 Fedhealth XTERRA SA Season has opened.  Seen here (from left to right):  Michael Lord and Antoine Van Heerden in action at the 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Online entries have opened for the 2017 Fedhealth XTERRA SA Season. “We are extremely proud to host South Africa’s premier off-road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. “Taking place in the North West Province in January, and the Eastern and Western Cape in February, Fedhealth XTERRA focuses strongly on family enjoyment. Outdoor enthusiasts of ...

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New Cape Ultra triathlon ready to test your mettle


The MiWay Cape Ultra Triathlon is set for its debut on the 25th September out at Theewaterskloof in Villiersdorp. A mere 45 minutes drive from Gordon’s Bay in the Western Cape, the MiWay Cape Ultra will form the 3rd leg of the Ultra Tri Series, which already has established footprints at Midmar Dam in KZN and Sun City in the Pilanesburg The ...

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Richard Murray Q & A

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  Having excelled by becoming the Duathlon World Champion in Spain, what is your goal for Rio and how realistic is a medal? I do believe my chance of winning a medal is pretty good.   What was your reaction when your qualification for Rio Olympics was confirmed and who was the first person you told? I was pleased when ...

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The Standard Bank Duo Challenge Series – Race 1, 21 May – Multisport at its best

Michael Lord - The Standard Bank Duo Challenge Series

The first event of the Standard Bank Duo Challenge Series takes place this weekend, 21st of May, at the picturesque Banhoek Conservancy near Stellenbosch. Presented by Amoija, this event requires your mountain bike and trail running shoes as weapons of choice. Various race options are on offer: a 20 Km mountain bike race followed by a 10 Km trail run for the brave ...

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The MiWay Sun City Ultra Rocked the Resort

The MiWay Insurance Group had their big shots Rene Otto (a well deserved finisher of the Ultra, winning his category division  in a fast 5:11:07) as well as Craig Baker (MiWay Life) and his wife Nicole compete on the day. The insurance group also had a great presence in the team sections proving that the sponsors can do so much more than just sponsor the event financially
Athletes were treated to an amazing race experience at Sun City yesterday thanks to MiWay Insurance Group and the team from B-Active with Damian Bradley putting on an unbelievable event. With the fantastic pre-entry goodies received by all competitors, this race has truly cemented itself as a must do race on the bucket list for 2017...
Images: credit Kevin Sawyer

The 2nd annual MiWay Sun City Ultra which took place yesterday at the Sun Resort in the Pilanesberg literally rocked from start to finish. The resort has never seen a triathlon event this big and it now rates as one of the biggest triathlons in South Africa. Well over 1100 competitors took to the race course to compete over the Ultra ...

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Athletes head inland for the MiWay Sun City ULTRA

Race date: 8 May 2016

On the 8th of May 2016 over 1200 athletes will be taking up the challenge of the MiWay Sun City ULTRA Triathlon at the beautiful Sun City Resort. Top athletes Glen Gore, Travis Johnson, Brad Venter and Gerhard De Bruin have secured their spot on the starting line next to triathlon novices Steve Kendal and Marc Whiteford.  The MiWay Sun ...

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Du Plessis, Steyn continue Dual-X dominance

Andrea Steyn setting a comfortable lead for the ladies - Photo Credit: ZC Marketing Consulting

The sporting world often produces names that become synonymous with a discipline like Schumacher of F1, Babe Ruth in Baseball, Gary Player in golf and the fledgling sport of offroad duathlons seems set on the same track. Recent years have seen unprecedented dominance by two athletes in the Momentum Health OatWell DualX powered by PeptoPro series by Brand du Plessis ...

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My IMPI CHALLENGE race report…

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This past weekend’s Impi Challenge marked the start of a rather busy month of obstacle course racing in South Africa, with The Grind 01 taking place next weekend and The Warrior Race the weekend after that. I love how this sport is growing! Yesterday’s elite event was definitely one of the toughest Impi Challenges I’ve taken part in. In the ...

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