Triathlon

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

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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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Venue changed for Jailbreak Triathlon

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Cape Town, 15 November 2016 –The Jailbreak Triathlon, taking place on 10 December, will be held in the Slanghoek Valley this year, as the drought stricken Dam on Doran Vineyards is currently not ideal for swimming. “We’ve decided to use the fantastic location of Slanghoek Valley outside Rawsonville where we recently held the Slanghoek Triathlon,” says Pieter du Plessis, race ...

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Murray’s rollercoaster season comes to an end

Photo: Richard Murray in action at the WTS Cozumel. Photo credit: Janos Schmidt, ITU

Not in his wildest dreams could Richard Murray have expected the rollercoaster year that 2016 turned out to be. Murray’s World Triathlon Series season came to an end in Cozumel, Mexico at the WTS Grand Final where he finished fourth behind his winning countryman Henri Schoeman and the Brownlees – Jonathan and Alistair.  The 2016 season was set to be ...

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Top triathlons to dominate the Winelands this summer

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Slanghoek and Jailbreak are two must-attend sporting events happening this summer Cape Town, 22 September 2016 – Iqela Events is proud to once again be hosting some fantastic sporting events in the spectacular Western Cape winelands and surrounds. The Slanghoek and Jailbreak triathlons are much-anticipated events on the province’s sporting calendar. “The Slanghoek Triathlon is an important race for athletes in ...

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SA’s iconic Durban Ultra Triathlon returns

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After 20yrs of absence, SA’s iconic triathlon, the DURBAN ULTRA will be returning to the City of Durban in 2017. On March the 5th next year, South African Triathlon will celebrate the return of what used to be the country’s (and one of the worlds) most iconic races. Last held 20 years ago in 1997, the MiWay Durban Ultra will be ...

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Marais and Fischer headline stellar field for the MiWay Cape Ultra

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  With a R90 000 prize purse on offer, a stellar PRO field headlined by Stuart Marais and Carlyn Fischer will be heading to Theewaterskloof on the 25th September to compete in the inaugural MiWay Cape Ultra Triathlon With a well established footprint in KZN and Gauteng already, the MiWay Ultra Triathlon Series will now make its way down to the Western ...

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