Xterra

Weiss, Van Huyssteen crowned XTERRA Nelson Mandela Bay’s very first champions

Excitement was rife at the mesmerising Kings Beach on Saturday, 30 January 2016 when eager adventure seekers and multi-sport enthusiasts gathered to participate in the action of Nelson Mandela Bay’s very first Fedhealth XTERRA Full race. 
Carla Van Huyssteen was the lady to beat completing the 1.5km ocean swim, 23km mountain bike discipline and 10.2km trail run in a combined time of 02 hours 21 minutes 42 seconds.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Excitement was rife at the mesmerising Kings Beach on Saturday, 30 January 2016 when eager adventure seekers and multi-sport enthusiasts gathered to participate in the action of Nelson Mandela Bay’s very first Fedhealth XTERRA Full race. The men’s race was dominated by Stellenbosch based XTERRA Warriors Bradley Weiss, Stuart Marais and Theo Blignaut. According to Weiss, he didn’t expect to ...

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Fedhealth XTERRA Kids take Nelson Mandela Bay by storm

South Africa’s premier off-road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA made its Nelson Mandela Bay debut at the exquisite Kings Beach on Friday, 29 January 2016.  Seen here: Junior Fedhealth XTERRA Warriors in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Nelson Mandela Bay (Port Elizabeth) – South Africa’s premier off-road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA made its Nelson Mandela Bay debut at the exquisite Kings Beach on Friday, 29 January 2016. Kicking off a magnificent weekend of multi-sport racing with the Fedhealth XTERRA Kids race, families and friends were treated to an action-packed introduction to the sport of XTERRA. “We are ...

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XTERRA primed for Nelson Mandela Bay debut

The action-packed Fedhealth XTERRA will make its Nelson Mandela Bay debut this coming weekend, 29 – 31 January 2016.  Seen here (from left to right):  XTERRA Warriors Michael Lord and Antoine van Heerden (Managing Director of ButtaNutt) in action at the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort that took place this past weekend.  Van Heerden will be on the start line of the Fedhealth XTERRA Nelson Mandela Bay Full.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

The action-packed Fedhealth XTERRA will make its Nelson Mandela Bay debut this coming weekend, 29 – 31 January 2016. South Africa’s premier off-road triathlon will start and finish at Kings Beach. With four events to choose from: an XTERRA Kids on the Friday, followed by the XTERRA Full on the Saturday and the XTERRA Lite and PUMA Trail Run on ...

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Peters, Reeves crowned champions at XTERRA Buffelspoort Lite

A weekend of action packed XTERRA racing was closed off at the Buffelspoort Dam on Sunday, 24 January 2016 when close to 750 multi-sport enthusiasts gathered to partake in the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Lite.  Herbert Peters took the lead in the men’s race, completing the 400m swim, 19km mountain bike discipline and 6km trail run in an impressive combined time of 01 hour 09 minutes 43 seconds.   Seen here:  Herbert Peters in action on the day.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Tobias Ginsberg

A weekend of action packed XTERRA racing was closed off at the Buffelspoort Dam on Sunday, 24 January 2016 when close to 750 multi-sport enthusiasts gathered to partake in the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Lite. Herbert Peters took the lead in the men’s race, completing the 400m swim, 19km mountain bike discipline and 6km trail run in an impressive combined time ...

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Weiss, Griffioen successfully defend XTERRA Buffelspoort titles

Bradley Weiss XTERRA Buffelspoort photo credit Tobias Ginsberg

Buffelspoort (North West Province): Reigning Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Champions Bradley Weiss and Nicolette Griffioen obliterated the field on Saturday, 23 January 2016 when they successfully defended their Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort titles in 02 hours 27 minutes 13 seconds and 02 hours 51 minutes 15 seconds respectively. “Coming to XTERRA Buffelspoort as the defending champion, I had high hopes to do ...

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XTERRA Kids makes its debut in Buffelspoort

Seen here:  Junior multi-sport enthusiasts in action at the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Kids race on Friday, 22 January 2016.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Buffelspoort Dam was teaming with excitement on Friday, 22 January 2016 when junior multi-sport enthusiasts between the ages of 6 – 14 gathered at the water’s edge to partake in the action of South Africa’s premier off road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA. “We are overwhelmed by the support that the Fedhealth XTERRA Kids race received in Buffelspoort today,” says Michael ...

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XTERRA season kicks off in Buffelspoort

Seen here:  XTERRA Warrior Carla Van Huyssteen in action at the 2015 Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province).  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Multisport enthusiasts taking part in the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province) this coming weekend (22 – 24 January 2016) can look forward to an action packed start to the 2016 XTERRA Racing Season. XTERRA Warriors that are familiar with the Buffelspoort route will be pleased to hear that the mountain bike discipline in both the XTERRA Full and XTERRA ...

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XTERRA SA warriors ready for 2016 season

The 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA SA season kicks off this month with the much anticipated Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province) the weekend of 22 – 24 January 2016 followed by an exciting introduction to Port Elizabeth with the Fedhealth XTERRA Nelson Mandela Bay the weekend of 29 – 31 January 2016.  Seen here:  Stellenbosch based trail runner/multi-sport athlete, Antoine van Heerden in action at the 2015 Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

The 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA SA season kicks off this month with the much anticipated Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort (North West Province) the weekend of 22 – 24 January 2016 followed by an exciting introduction to Port Elizabeth with the Fedhealth XTERRA Nelson Mandela Bay the weekend of 29 – 31 January 2016. Leading XTERRA SA Warrior, Carla Van Huyssteen will kick ...

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Tukkies student prepares for XTERRA Champions Challenge

Charl-Stephan Nienaber XTERRA Grabouw MTB photo credit Jetline Action Photo

The Fedhealth XTERRA Champions Challenge has attracted the attention of final year Tukkies student, Charl-Stephan Nienaber. The challenge will see participants take on all three Fedhealth XTERRA Full events: Buffelspoort (North West Province), Nelson Mandela Bay (Eastern Cape) and finally Grabouw (Western Cape). Running for the duration of the 2016 series, winners of the Fedhealth XTERRA Champions Challenge will be ...

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