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Friends ride the Absa Cape Epic for The VisionTrust

(From left) Steven Dimond and Edrich Fivaz to take on next year's Absa Cape Epic.

Friends Edrich Fivaz (33) and Steven Dimond (37) from the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town have announced their plans to take on the legendary Absa Cape Epic in 2015 to raise funds for The VisionTrust. Founded by adventurer, businessman and motivational speaker Hein Wagner, the organisation has worked tirelessly since 2007 to assist people living with visual impairment to find ...

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Experience team building at its best at the IMPI Challenge

Seen here:  Participants in action during the IMPI Challenge earlier this year.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

The IMPI Challenge is ideal for the entire family, including corporate families!  With an entry category specifically for corporate teams, the IMPI Challenge is inviting companies to get out and get dirty! “Encouraging team work in a non-corporate environment can only lead to fun,” says Pieter Du Plessis, Director IMPI Challenge.  “The IMPI Corporate Category spans over a distance of ...

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McLean, Zorweg claim impressive Transalp victory

The category leaders prepare to start the final stage of the 2014 Bike Transalp. South African Andrew McLean (third from left) and his Austrian teammate, Heinz Zorweg, wear the green Grand Master leader jerseys.

South African Andrew McLean and his Austrian teammate, Heinz Zorweg, claimed a dominant category victory and finished 20th overall at the 17th annual Bike Transalp international mountain bike stage race in Europe at the weekend. McLean, a member of the Cycle Lab Supercycling, powered by Toyota club, teamed up with Zorweg for the seven-day 587km race from Oberammergau, Germany to ...

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Huge turn-out expected for first Anatomic Spur School MTB Race

The 2013 winning Gauteng team with Meurant Botha of Amarider front left and Gauteng league co-ordinator Deon Steyn.

A record turn-out is expected for the first event in the Anatomic Spur MTB Series to be hosted at Curro College in Hazeldean this Saturday (26 July). Currently in its sixth season, the Spur School Mountain Bike League has surpassed all expectations in terms of participation and reach and according to league co-ordinator Meurant Botha of AMARIDER, 10 000 entries ...

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The second Spur Cape Winter Trail Series™ is this Sunday, 27 July at the Tygerberg Nature Reserve

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Race 2: Sunday, 27 July Tygerberg Nature Reserve – Plattekloof side (Directions) LONG Course: 12.7km | 09h00 SHORT Course: 8km | 09h15 Route maps & profiles LATE ENTRIES Online entries for this event have sold out. There will be limited entries available on-the-day, strictly between 06h00 and 07h30. IF YOU’RE NOT IN THE QUEUE BY 7h30AM ON SUNDAY YOU WILL BE ...

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TinMan 2014 – do you have heart?

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The 32GI TinMan Triathlon presented by Triathlon Plus is a fast paced action packed Triathlon and Running event catering for athletes from all walks of life. The 3 events will put top notch Triathlon professionals racking their bikes next to newbie Triathletes, all in the name of fun and keeping it real! The TinMan Series kick off where the successful ...

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Croeser earns Kargo’s first SA title

Kargo Pro MTB Team's Rourke Croeser make the South African stripes his own when he won the recent SA National Cross Country MTB Championships in Gauteng . - Kyle Gilham/
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Durban – Rourke Croeser earned a first elite national title this weekend for South Africa’s first ever UCI Trade Team, Kargo Pro MTB, when he clinched victory in the elite men’s category at the South African National Cross Country Mountain Biking Championships at Thaba Trails in Gauteng. The KZN North Coast rider has won the national title at age group ...

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Wildrunner teams up with WWF-SA in their Run for Nature initiative

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Wildrunner has teamed up with the South African arm of the global conservation giant, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), in support of their new Run for Nature initiative. Starting immediately, any runner participating in one of Wildrunner’s 34 trail-running events nationwide will have the option of making a donation to WWF while signing up for the race online. ...

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