Triathlon

New Ultra Distance Triathlon Announced for South Africa

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Two of South Africa’s most iconic towns are set to host the inaugural Race 2 Stanford half iron distance triathlon (1.9km swim – 90km bike – 21km run) on 18 November 2017. Established in the 1800’s, Hermanus, the famous tourist town & home of the whales and quaint, picturesque Stanford will show off their historic charm as they catapult this ...

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The IRONMAN Foundation joins Absa Cape Epic as official charity

The IRONMAN Foundation expands efforts to South Africa after providing over $50 million USD in charitable giveback since its inception.

The IRONMAN Foundation expands efforts to South Africa after providing over $50 million USD in charitable giveback since its inception. CAPE TOWN, South Africa/TAMPA, Fla. (June 16, 2017) – The Absa Cape Epic® announced today the addition of The IRONMAN Foundation® to its Official Charity programme. As the world’s premier mountain bike stage race, the Absa Cape Epic attracts the ...

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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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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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Are you on the Durban Ultra starting line?

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Entries for the return of the iconic MiWay Durban Ultra are closing in 3 days time, so make sure you are entered and don’t miss out on being on the starting line! The prize purse for the national MiWay Ultra Series has been significantly increased to R160 000 for each event, making it one of the richest triathlons events in ...

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Robbie Kruse announced as newest MiFitLife sponsored athlete

Robbie Kruse

MiWayLife is proud to announce a new partnership between MiFitLife and 5FM and Kyknet personality Robbie Kruse. As a MiFitLife athlete, Robbie Kruse joins sporting icons Matt Trautman, Glen Gore, and Hannele Steyn amongst others. MiFitLife is a true lifestyle product that was developed by MiWayLife in collaboration with professional athletes. This world-first product offering rewards exceptional athletic performance, and ...

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