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Absa Cape Epic top contenders choose partners

Winners from each category from left to right: African, Masters, Ladies, Overall, Mixed, Grand Masters and Exxaro during the final stage (stage 7) of the 2014 Absa Cape Epic Mountain Bike stage race from Oak Valley Wine Estate in Elgin to Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West, South Africa on the 30 March 2014

Photo by Warren Elsom/Cape Epic/SPORTZPICS

With four months to go to the 2015 Absa Cape Epic many of the top competitors have chosen their partners … and it is shaping up to be one of the strongest fields ever. Four times winner Christoph Sauser of Switzerland will again be reunited with the Czech Republic’s Jaroslav Kulhavy – the team which won the event convincingly in ...

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Course record falls at Salomon SkyRun

all winner Iain Don-Wauchope crosses a farm fence on his way to a record-breaking victory. (c) Trautman/Nikon/Lexar

Iain Don-Wauchope has won the 2014 Salomon Skyrun powered by Powertraveller in a new course record of 12:08. Don-Wauchope triumphed over the strongest international field ever, in the iconic mountain challenge over an unmarked 100-odd kilometre route through the alpine region of the north-Eastern Cape. Canadian Gary Robbins – current course record holder for Hurt 100 in Hawaii – finishing ...

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Team Giant Durbanville A wins fourth consecutive Coronation Double Century

Team Giant Durbanville A clinched victory at the 22nd Coronation Double Century for the fourth time in a row on Saturday, 22 November 2014. - Photo Supplied

(Swellendam, 22 November 2014) Team Giant Durbanville A clinched their fourth consecutive victory at the 22nd installment of the annual Coronation Double Century on Saturday, 22 November 2014 – in a record-breaking time of 05:02:28. Temperatures reached a high of 33 degrees celsius in Swellendam today, with around eight knots of wind – providing perfect cycling conditions for the challenging ...

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ENERVIT: Company profile

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The Enervit Company produces a range of sports food supplements and functional nutrition brands and products. The company carries out research on foods and supplements and develops, produces and markets products for people taking part in sporting activities and people who wish to keep fit. Its main product lines are exported to more than 20 countries all over the world. ...

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THULE cruises into Sport Strollers market with ultimate quality

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October 2014 – Having researched the international stroller market, THULE has launched their exceptional Sport Stroller range assuring you the quality and comfort known only to this innovative forward thinking brand. Promoting active lifestyles supported by exceptional quality, THULE continues to expand on its “Active with Kids” range with the release of their Sport Strollers this year – the THULE ...

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2014 Greater Edendale Race a huge success

CMA Board Member Celi Makhoba, UMDM Sports Administrator Nkosinathi Hlongwa, Msunduzi Mayor Chris Ndlela, CMA Board Member Sifiso Nzuza, CMA Chairman Macdonald Chitja - Photo supplied

As the Edendale community celebrates the success of the 2014 Greater Edendale 10km Race and Fun Run this past Sunday, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has conveyed its gratitude to the runners, supporters, stakeholders, volunteers and the public for their role in the exciting event. The eight edition of the race once again showcased some of the country’s top athletes ...

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joBerg2c rolls out new race villages

Participants in the 2015 edition of the Old Mutual joBerg2c can look forward to two brand-new race villages when the nine-day stage race starts on April 24. Photo: Kelvin Trautman

The Old Mutual joBerg2c will roll out two new race villages for the 2015 edition of the nine-day mountain bike race, which starts just south of Johannesburg on April 24. Race organiser Craig Wapnick said participants could look forward to a completely different experience on the overnight stops for the fifth and sixth stages of the 900km overland ride to ...

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Top teams to battle it out at the 2014 Coronation Double Century

The annual Coronation Double Century team cycling event is taking place this coming Saturday (22 November 2014) in Swellendam - Photo Facebook

Cape Town, 19 November 2014) Defending Coronation Double Century winners Team Giant Durbanville A have thrown down the gauntlet to rivals threatening to derail their bid for a fourth successive victory. “We are definitely planning on defending our title again this year,” said team captain, Hannes van der Walt. “We’ve been putting in the hours and have done a few training ...

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