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Western Australia hosts the biggest adventure race in world

4000 Plus entrents at the start of the Augusta Adventure Fest  - Photo suplied

Entries are flooding in to the world’s biggest adventure race that will once again be staged in Augusta, Western Australia in November. The Act-Belong-Commit Augusta Adventure Fest typically attracts nearly 4,000 competitors across three events over the festival weekend and within one week of entries opening the races are already nearly 70% full. This year will be the 10th year ...

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“Rockman Ultra and Sprint X-Triathlon” 2015

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ROCKMAN Ultra and Sprint X-Triathlon, date set for the 6th December 2015, after a hugely successful 2nd event in 2014, we are extremely excited to announce our awesome new venue: Hero Adventure Park: Heia Safari Ranch. Our ROCKING website is loaded with all the information you need. Go to www.rockmanxtri.co.za Entries will open on the 1st June!! Entries are limited, ...

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Not drowning according to Robyn

Straight pull and rotating hips in the TYR Torque swim skin - photo credit Joshua Hodge

I love swimming. I was born to swim and I’ve spent 18 of my 25 years doing it. I also blame the fact that I am a bit socially inept on the fact that my head was always under water during my school years. My mom took me to my first coach, Brian Button, at the age of 7. I ...

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Stander and Kleinhans dominates Sani2c

Team RECM Erik Kleinhans, Nico Bell, Ariane Kleinhans and Cherise Stander   - Photo Darren Goddard

Team RECM stars Cherise Stander and Ariane Kleinhans dominated the field to secure victory at Scottburgh on Saturday, while the pairing of Erik Kleinhans and Nico Bell finished in a credible third place overall. “Cherise and I had three good days of racing. The starts were very fast and that helped us. Its always good to get into a fast ...

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Lill and Woolcock seal the Nedbank sani2c deal

The lead Blend pair of Darren Lill (front) and Waylon Woolcock (back) never gave the other pairs a sniff of victory as they maintained their lead and even added another stage win during the third and final stage of the Race at the 2015 Nedbank sani2c on Saturday. - Darren Goddard/
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Scottburgh – Blend’s Darren Lill and Waylon Woolcock triumphed at the end of a final stage laced with drama to claim the 2015 Nedbank sani2c title over EAI Wheeler’s Johan Rabie and Swiss speedster Konny Looser whilst the dominant RECM pair of Cherise Stander and Ariane Kleinhans dominated once again to claim an emphatic overall women’s victory at Scottburgh on ...

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Okubamariam leads national series after Capital Classic win

Former African road race champion Tesfom Okubamariam of the MTN-Qhubeka feeder team takes the inaugural victory at the Bestmed Capital Classic in Centurion, Pretoria, on Sunday. Photo: Brandboom Marketing

Former African road race champion Tesfom Okubamariam held his nerve and his line to sprint to victory in the inaugural 100km Bestmed Capital Classic, presented by ASG, in Pretoria on Sunday. The Eritrean’s win in the first road race of the new Bestmed National Cycling Series puts him at the top of the standings. Okubamariam, riding in the colours of ...

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Last chance to enter new Bestmed Walkerville ultra

Gauteng mountain bikers have until Monday evening to get their entries in for the 2015 Bestmed Walkerville MTB Classic. Photo: Jetline Action Photo

Gauteng mountain bikers have until Monday evening to get their entries in for the testing new ultra marathon race and half-marathon that form part of the Bestmed Walkerville MTB Classic on Saturday, May 23. The 80km event, which is a full 20km longer than in previous years, is set to attract some of South Africa’s top one-day racers as they ...

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