Triathlon

Cellar2Cellar, Slanghoek and Jailbreak are three must-attend sporting events happening this summer

Iqela Events is proud to once again be hosting some fantastic sporting events in the spectacular Western Cape winelands and surrounds. The Cellar2Cellar Trail Run and Wine Experience on 3 September takes place in Stellenbosch, while the Slanghoek and Jailbreak triathlons are similarly much-anticipated events on the province’s sporting calendar.

Cape Town, 23 August 2016 – Iqela Events is proud to once again be hosting some fantastic sporting events in the spectacular Western Cape winelands and surrounds. The Cellar2Cellar Trail Run and Wine Experience on 3 September takes place in Stellenbosch, while the Slanghoek and Jailbreak triathlons are similarly much-anticipated events on the province’s sporting calendar. “The Cellar2Cellar Trail Run offers ...

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Richard ready for Rio

From not being able to lift his shoulder above 45 degrees in April to winning the World Duathlon Championship eight weeks later. And then in July having one of his best swims ever Richard Murray is as ready as he will ever be for the Olympic Games in Rio.

Photo: Richard Murray in the Olympic Village.

From not being able to lift his shoulder above 45 degrees in April to winning the World Duathlon Championship eight weeks later. And then in July having one of his best swims ever Richard Murray is as ready as he will ever be for the Olympic Games in Rio. Murray has come a long way since his first Olympic Games ...

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The Freshpak Fitness Festival celebrates 30 years of fitness and family fun

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Commemorate three decades of fitness, wellbeing and family fun against the scenic background of the Cederberg. Providing all the features of a true multisport event, the annual Freshpak Fitness Festival marks its 30th anniversary on Saturday 1 October in Clanwilliam. Athletes can take part in the various sporting events, including open water swims, a duathlon, biathlon and triathlon while family, ...

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Tinman Series melts the ice

Tinman Series Triathlon, Suncoast Beach, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 17th April 2016.

The 3rd leg of the no 1 triathlon series in South Africa, the TINMAN SERIES took place in Durban yesterday. Despite the cold temperatures and on-off rain, over 550 athletes entered to take on the penultimate event in the series. On Race day, over 400 competitors raced along Durban beautiful Beachfront thawing out the winter chill.  Sea Conditions were optimal with no ...

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Mikaela Jonsson wins round3 of Tinman Tri-Series

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DURBAN, KWAZULU-NATAL, 26 JULY 2016 – This past weekend, Jeep Team’s young multisport talent, Mikaela Jonsson (19), won her first ever Olympic Distance Triathlon at Race 3 of the Tinman Tri-series in Durban. Round 3 of the Tinman Tri-series took place at the Suncoast Sundeck on Sunday, 24 July. From the 4 different races offered, junior triathlon superstar, Mikaela Jonsson, competed in ...

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Richard shows readiness for Rio despite drama

Richard Murray racing against Mario Mola at WTS Hamburg ​on Saturday. Credit: ITU, Janos Schmidt

Richard Murray showed with his first triathlon race back after he broke his collarbone in April that he will be ready for the Olympic Games come August in Rio. Once again the WTS Hamburg proved to be a less than happy race for Murray. Like last year he got a time penalty. This time the 10 seconds cost him, Mario ...

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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

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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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