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Monster Hydro and Toyota Warrior OCR Series Team Up

Fritz Pienaar at a Nissan Trailseeker event. Photo: ZCMC

GAUTENG, PRETORIA, 14 FEBRAURY 2018 – Advendurance CEO, Fritz Pienaar, today signed a deal that will see Monster Hydro become the Official Energy Drink brand to the successful Toyota Warrior OCR Series, powered by Reebok. This deal has come just in time for the launch of the upcoming Bloemfontein Toyota Warrior Race 2 on the 17th February 2018. This will ...

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Champ prepares for tough Berge en Dale test

Demacon Women’s Team rider Kim le Court will be seeking a hat-trick of titles when the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race takes place at Muldersdrift in Gauteng on February 24. Photo: BrandBoom

Defending champion Kim le Court is preparing for a serious challenge as she lines up a hat-trick of victories in the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race near Krugersdorp in Gauteng next weekend.   The 21-year-old Demacon Women’s Team rider has won the last two events, but said she felt the pressure would be on her when the feature 107km ...

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It’s never too late to train

The 2018 Cape Town Cycle Tour is less than four weeks away! For all those who are panicking about not having time to train yet, we have a three week breakdown on how to get prepared for Race Day on Sunday, 11 March 2018.

The 2018 Cape Town Cycle Tour is less than four weeks away. Doesn’t it feel like just yesterday you still had time to train for it?   The good news is that there is still plenty of time for improvement before the big day. Realistically, at this point you are probably not going to improve much in the general fitness ...

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Fedhealth IMPI Challenge supports local charities

The Fedhealth IMPI Challenge in Cape Town proudly supports five local charities including Prochorus Community Development Centre and the Woodside Special Care Centre.  When entering online, IMPI Warriors can choose to support either of the five charities:  1. Prochorus Community Development, 2. Cape of Good Hope SPCA, 3. Woodside Special Care Centre, 4. CANSA and 5. The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI). Seen here:  The Prochorus team at the 2016 Fedhealth XTERRA.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

The Fedhealth IMPI Challenge in Cape Town proudly supports five local charities including Prochorus Community Development Centre and the Woodside Special Care Centre.   Started in 1996, Prochorus is a community-based organisation that offers sustainable programs to ensure that every person has the opportunity to reach their full potential spiritually, intellectually, physically and emotionally.   “We are proud to be ...

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Entries open for 6th annual Origin Of Trails MTB Experience

Mountain biking enthusiasts in action during the 2017 Origin Of Trails MTB Experience.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Entries are open for South Africa’s mountain bike party of the year, the 6th annual Origin Of Trails two-day mountain bike (MTB) Experience that will take place in Stellenbosch on Saturday, 24 and Sunday, 25 November 2018.   “We are excited to celebrate the 6th anniversary of the Origin Of Trails MTB Experience,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater ...

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Ho ready for title defense at Sanlam Cape Mile

Considered one of the fastest professional open water swimmers in the world, Chad Ho is hoping for a successful title defense on Sunday, 18 February 2018 when he takes on the 4th annual Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Elgin, Grabouw).  Seen here:  Chad Ho claims gold at the 2017 Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Considered one of the fastest professional open water swimmers in the world, Chad Ho is hoping for a successful title defense on Sunday, 18 February 2018 when he takes on the 4th annual Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Elgin, Grabouw).   Ho’s 3rd attempt at the Sanlam Cape Mile saw him ...

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Canyon Topeak and dormakaba Wrap-Up Tankwa Trek Titles

Image from stage 3 of the 2018 Momentum Health Tankwa Trek presente by Biogen captured by Zoon Cronje from www.zcmc.co.za

The third and final stage of the Momentum Health Tankwa Trek, presented by Biogen, was won by Nicola Rohrbach and Daniel Geismayr (Centurion Vaude by Goldwurst Power), and Yolande de Villiers and Mariske Strauss (Silverback Volvo OMX); but despite a tense moment for the leading women neither the pink or yellow jerseys changed hands. No mountain biking fan can argue ...

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Late surge gives Kruger and Marais another stage win

Pic 3 Eirik Fiskvik lead bunch LR

With the favourites staying together on the queen stage, race leaders HB Kruger and Stuart Marais took advantage of a late surge to collect their third successive stage win in the Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter today.   The 102km leg from Hartenbos to Riversdale was only decided in the final kilometre through the Western Cape town’s twisting streets as the ...

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Follow & Watch the Tankwa Trek Live

The iconic ascent of the Merino Monster, on Stage 2, is the race’s ultimate proving ground. Photo by Zoon Cronje.

The 2018 Momentum Health Tankwa Trek, presented by Biogen, gets underway this Friday and cycling fans will be able to follow the action live throughout as some of the world’s best mountain bikers race for stage and general classification honours. The event will boast live coverage on Twitter, with highlights on Facebook and YouTube for the first two stages, there ...

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