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BIG5 Challenge attracts BIG name elites

BIG5 Challenge

The 8th Annual BIG5 Challenge is fast approaching and the competition for podium spots is heating up with the likes of Bradley Weiss, Davide Del Fante, Dean Hopf and Theo Blignaut fighting it out over five events during the ten days of the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival between 7 and 16 July. The ladies’ competition also promises to be ...

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Young athletes show their talent at the 1st TINMAN event

Sprint Ladies winner - Amber Schlebush

The 2017 TINMAN TRI SERIES presented by ZONE 3 got off to a fantastic start at Suncoast Beach in Durban yesterday. In what is the oldest triathlon Series in South Africa starting in 1999, the TinMan Series is being dubbed the leading  triathlon development Series in South Africa. Ideal racing conditions greeted the athletes at the 5am registration (flat sea/no ...

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MiWay SUN CITY ULTRA Triathlon draws record field

Sun City Ultra Triathlon 2016, Sun City Hotel - 19th Hole, 08 May 2016.

With official entries now closed for the 3rd annual MiWay SUN CITY ULTRA on the 7th May, a record field of over 1300 athletes will descend upon the Pilanesburg and the SUN CITY Resort to compete in what is arguably, SA’s top up-country triathlon. Sun City provides the magical backdrop for a race that seems to be run in total paradise. The ...

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Ironman South Africa 2017

Photo credit: Garry Raa

Ironman number 7 completed! – amazing as always and more lessons learned. Standing on the beach I was excited and nervous but also feeling pretty relaxed; I was in the best shape I could be and the weather conditions were perfect. The swim is always a bit daunting for me but being surrounded by friends in the start shoot gave ...

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Marais and Watkinson take the heat to win

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Stuart Marais and Annah Watkinson delivered stellar performances at yesterday’s MiWay Durban Ultra Triathlon to take the wins in the Men’s and Ladies divisions respectively. Coming into the event as hot favorites, they did not disappoint as they ran away with 2 strong performances in some hot testing conditions. Racing got underway for the Ultra Triathletes at 7:30am. The writing ...

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Murray, Duffy crowned Fedhealth XTERRA SA Champions

Olympians Richard Murray (South Africa) and Flora Duffy (Bermuda) claimed the coveted men’s and women’s Champions title at the 2017 Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship in Grabouw on Saturday, 25 February 2017.  Murray completed the 1.5km swim, 26km MTB, 12.5km trail run in a lightning fast time of 02 hours 22 minutes 46 seconds, while Duffy claimed gold in 02 hours 39 minutes.
 
Seen here (from left to right):  Bradley Weiss and Richard Murray in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Olympians Richard Murray (South Africa) and Flora Duffy (Bermuda) claimed the coveted men’s and women’s Champions title at the 2017 Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship in Grabouw on Saturday, 25 February 2017. Murray’s victory didn’t come easy, having been caught up in a game of cat and mouse with reigning champion Bradley Weiss. “I expected to be on Flora’s feet ...

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Riddle, Preen victors at Fedhealth XTERRA Lite in Grabouw

A strong field of young aspiring triathletes was seen toeing the line at South Africa’s premier off-road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA Lite in Grabouw on Sunday, 26 February 2017.   Making his XTERRA Grabouw debut on the day, Jamie Riddle (Stellenbosch) was pulling no punches completing the 400m swim, 15km MTB and 6.5km trail run in a lightning fast combined time of 01 hour 09 minutes 34 seconds.  Reigning XTERRA Lite Grabouw Champion, Hayley Preen was back with a vengeance claiming gold in 01 hour 19 minutes 01 seconds.  Seen here:  Jamie Riddle in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

A strong field of young aspiring triathletes was seen toeing the line at South Africa’s premier off-road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA Lite in Grabouw on Sunday, 26 February 2017. Making his XTERRA Grabouw debut on the day, Jamie Riddle was pulling no punches completing the 400m swim, 15km MTB and 6.5km trail run in a lightning fast combined time of ...

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XTERRA SA Championship boasts a World Class Route

Multisport athletes taking part in the Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship, the largest XTERRA in the world, at the picturesque Grabouw Country Club this coming weekend (24 – 26 February 2017) can look forward to a World Class experience.  Seen here:  XTERRA Warriors in action during the trail run discipline of the 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Multisport athletes taking part in the Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship, the largest XTERRA in the world, at the picturesque Grabouw Country Club this coming weekend (24 – 26 February 2017) can look forward to a World Class experience. “We are proud to host South Africa’s premier off road triathlon and the World’s largest XTERRA,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director ...

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XTERRA SA Champs attracts a strong elite men’s field

Returning to the majestic Grabouw Country Club the weekend of 24 – 26 February 2017, the Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship has attracted the attention of a strong field of elite off-road triathletes, both locally and from abroad.
Seen here:  Brice Daubord (France) in action during the 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Returning to the majestic Grabouw Country Club the weekend of 24 – 26 February 2017, the Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship has attracted the attention of a strong field of elite off-road triathletes, both locally and from abroad. Reigning XTERRA SA Champion, Bradley Weiss obliterated the field in 2016 with his impressive finishing time of 02 hours 30 minutes 42 ...

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