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Peters, Reeves crowned champions at XTERRA Buffelspoort Lite

A weekend of action packed XTERRA racing was closed off at the Buffelspoort Dam on Sunday, 24 January 2016 when close to 750 multi-sport enthusiasts gathered to partake in the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Lite.  Herbert Peters took the lead in the men’s race, completing the 400m swim, 19km mountain bike discipline and 6km trail run in an impressive combined time of 01 hour 09 minutes 43 seconds.   Seen here:  Herbert Peters in action on the day.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Tobias Ginsberg

A weekend of action packed XTERRA racing was closed off at the Buffelspoort Dam on Sunday, 24 January 2016 when close to 750 multi-sport enthusiasts gathered to partake in the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Lite. Herbert Peters took the lead in the men’s race, completing the 400m swim, 19km mountain bike discipline and 6km trail run in an impressive combined time ...

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Weiss, Griffioen successfully defend XTERRA Buffelspoort titles

Bradley Weiss XTERRA Buffelspoort photo credit Tobias Ginsberg

Buffelspoort (North West Province): Reigning Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Champions Bradley Weiss and Nicolette Griffioen obliterated the field on Saturday, 23 January 2016 when they successfully defended their Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort titles in 02 hours 27 minutes 13 seconds and 02 hours 51 minutes 15 seconds respectively. “Coming to XTERRA Buffelspoort as the defending champion, I had high hopes to do ...

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XTERRA Kids makes its debut in Buffelspoort

Seen here:  Junior multi-sport enthusiasts in action at the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Kids race on Friday, 22 January 2016.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Buffelspoort Dam was teaming with excitement on Friday, 22 January 2016 when junior multi-sport enthusiasts between the ages of 6 – 14 gathered at the water’s edge to partake in the action of South Africa’s premier off road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA. “We are overwhelmed by the support that the Fedhealth XTERRA Kids race received in Buffelspoort today,” says Michael ...

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XTERRA season kicks off in Buffelspoort

Seen here:  XTERRA Warrior Carla Van Huyssteen in action at the 2015 Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province).  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Multisport enthusiasts taking part in the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province) this coming weekend (22 – 24 January 2016) can look forward to an action packed start to the 2016 XTERRA Racing Season. XTERRA Warriors that are familiar with the Buffelspoort route will be pleased to hear that the mountain bike discipline in both the XTERRA Full and XTERRA ...

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XTERRA SA warriors ready for 2016 season

The 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA SA season kicks off this month with the much anticipated Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province) the weekend of 22 – 24 January 2016 followed by an exciting introduction to Port Elizabeth with the Fedhealth XTERRA Nelson Mandela Bay the weekend of 29 – 31 January 2016.  Seen here:  Stellenbosch based trail runner/multi-sport athlete, Antoine van Heerden in action at the 2015 Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

The 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA SA season kicks off this month with the much anticipated Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province) the weekend of 22 – 24 January 2016 followed by an exciting introduction to Port Elizabeth with the Fedhealth XTERRA Nelson Mandela Bay the weekend of 29 – 31 January 2016. Leading XTERRA SA Warrior, Carla Van Huyssteen will kick ...

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Tukkies student prepares for XTERRA Champions Challenge

Charl-Stephan Nienaber XTERRA Grabouw MTB photo credit Jetline Action Photo

The Fedhealth XTERRA Champions Challenge has attracted the attention of final year Tukkies student, Charl-Stephan Nienaber. The challenge will see participants take on all three Fedhealth XTERRA Full events: Buffelspoort (North West Province), Nelson Mandela Bay (Eastern Cape) and finally Grabouw (Western Cape). Running for the duration of the 2016 series, winners of the Fedhealth XTERRA Champions Challenge will be ...

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Exciting new venue for DualX season finale

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Gautengers are in for a treat this weekend with the season finale of the ever popular offroad run bike run event, the Momentum Health OatWell DualX powered by PeptoPro. The use of the old Rhino Parkjust East of Pretoria, now known as Legends MX, is creating quite a buzz among outdoor adventure enthusiasts. Advendurance, the company behind the organisation of ...

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Fact #23. The Garmin Fenix 3: Seven months later – still much happiness with this smart sports watch.

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When I unboxed my Garmin Fenix 3 seven months ago, and learnt that activities are called Apps on this multisport watch, I was suspicious. I had the perception that Apps belong to smart phones and tablets with a superficial Kardashian culture as its main ambassador. Also, the fact that I could download and install Apps on my watch, prompted questions ...

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MiWay gives endurance sports a boost

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South African triathlon sports received a boost with the announcement that direct insurer, MiWay, will sponsor the ULTRA Triathlon Series.  The three-year title sponsorship increases exposure of the MiWay brand into the world of endurance sports. The ULTRA Triathlon Series – organized and managed by Damian Bradley from B-Active Sports – has been running for seven years.  Previously the series ...

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