Triathlon

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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The MiWay Sun City Ultra Rocked the Resort

The MiWay Insurance Group had their big shots Rene Otto (a well deserved finisher of the Ultra, winning his category division  in a fast 5:11:07) as well as Craig Baker (MiWay Life) and his wife Nicole compete on the day. The insurance group also had a great presence in the team sections proving that the sponsors can do so much more than just sponsor the event financially
Athletes were treated to an amazing race experience at Sun City yesterday thanks to MiWay Insurance Group and the team from B-Active with Damian Bradley putting on an unbelievable event. With the fantastic pre-entry goodies received by all competitors, this race has truly cemented itself as a must do race on the bucket list for 2017...
Images: credit Kevin Sawyer

The 2nd annual MiWay Sun City Ultra which took place yesterday at the Sun Resort in the Pilanesberg literally rocked from start to finish. The resort has never seen a triathlon event this big and it now rates as one of the biggest triathlons in South Africa. Well over 1100 competitors took to the race course to compete over the Ultra ...

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Athletes head inland for the MiWay Sun City ULTRA

Race date: 8 May 2016

On the 8th of May 2016 over 1200 athletes will be taking up the challenge of the MiWay Sun City ULTRA Triathlon at the beautiful Sun City Resort. Top athletes Glen Gore, Travis Johnson, Brad Venter and Gerhard De Bruin have secured their spot on the starting line next to triathlon novices Steve Kendal and Marc Whiteford.  The MiWay Sun ...

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Westcoast Warmwater Weekend powered by MiFitLife won by top SA athlete

Matt Trautman running to victory on the long triathlon

  This past weekend saw athletes partake in the sold out multisport Westcoast Warmwater Weekend powered by MiFitLife. Saturday comprised of a short and long distance triathlon which saw Ironman Champion Matt Trautman smash Dan Hugo’s previous course record of 2:53 setting a new record of 2:49. The podium positions comprised of Matt Trautman (1st), Jean Paul Burger (2nd), Conrad ...

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