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Running Forever Faster For Those Who Are Differently Abled

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PUMA has thrown its support behind the OCAL Global team of 11 conventional runners and 2 hand cyclists who will embark on a non-stop 24 hour, epic 10 day journey leaving Cape Town on Thursday 27 April and arriving in Pretoria on Sunday 7 May 2017, where they will join runners taking part in the Wings for Life World Run. ...

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UTD’s first edition hoping to start a long legacy

Salomon/KPMG's Landi Greyling will take on the 62km Giants Cup Uncut as part of her preparations for the Ultra-Trail® Mont Blanc when she takes on the inaugural Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg on Saturday, 29 April. 
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Underberg – The Southern Drakensberg will be the focal point the trail running community this weekend as adventurers descend upon the picturesque Maloti Drakensberg Park which provides the backdrop to the inaugural Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg (UTD). The event forms part of a greater series of races that take place around the world, including the Ultra-Trail Cape Town, and provides runners who ...

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Cell C Day Of Races results in 5km of road running bliss

Mcmarshal Hartzenberg photo credit Tobias Ginsberg

The second annual Cell C Day Of Races powered by Reebok took the Greenpoint A Track by storm on Sunday, 23 April 2017. Whether a runner, a walker, a fitness enthusiasts or a fun seeker, the Cell C Day Of Races grants entrants the unique opportunity to “choose their fit” by selecting the start wave that suits them best. The ...

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‘Beat Bolt’ with PUMA at the 2017 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Set to take the Mother City by storm on Sunday, 21 May 2017 the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN will feature an exciting #ForeverFaster PUMA ‘Beat Bolt’ on route competition.  Photo Credit:  PUMA

Cape Town – Set to take the Mother City by storm on Sunday, 21 May 2017 the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN will feature an exciting #ForeverFaster PUMA ‘Beat Bolt’ on route competition. According to Brett Bellinger, Marketing Director of PUMA South Africa, PUMA’s ‘Beat Bolt’ competition is a fun way to generate additional hype on route while encouraging both ...

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AfricanX Champions set to face off at the FNB Platinum Trail Run

The ATKV Buffelspoort will be a hub of excitement on Sunday, 04 June 2017 when reigning AfricanX men’s team champions, Givemore Mudzinganyama and Edwin Sesipi face-off at the 2017 FNB Platinum Trail Run.  The FNB Platinum Trail Run has three stunning routes to choose from:  a challenging 24km race, a shorter challenge of 12km and a less challenging 8km route.  Seen here:  Edwin Sesipi in action at the 2016 FNB Platinum Trail Run.  Photo Credit:  Tobias GinsbergThe ATKV Buffelspoort will be a hub of excitement on Sunday, 04 June 2017 when reigning AfricanX men’s team champions, Givemore Mudzinganyama and Edwin Sesipi face-off at the 2017 FNB Platinum Trail Run.  The FNB Platinum Trail Run has three stunning routes to choose from:  a challenging 24km race, a shorter challenge of 12km and a less challenging 8km route.  Seen here:  Edwin Sesipi in action at the 2016 FNB Platinum Trail Run.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

The ATKV Buffelspoort will be a hub of excitement on Sunday, 04 June 2017 when reigning AfricanX men’s team champions, Givemore Mudzinganyama and Edwin Sesipi face-off at the 2017 FNB Platinum Trail Run. Currently the reigning FNB Platinum Trail Run champion, Mudzinganyama is looking forward to racing against his AfricanX Trailrun partner. “Although I will be racing against Edwin, it ...

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Enter on the day at the Cell C Day Of Races

Runners and walkers that missed the online entry cut off deadline for the Cell C Day Of Races powered by Reebok will be happy to hear that late entries will be accepted on the day of the event (Sunday, 23 April 2017) at the Greenpoint A Track.
Three runners from the Carbineers Western Province Athletics Club will be seen trying to better their top ten finishing times in the Elite Women’s Race.  Ebeth Marais’ finishing time of 19 minutes 28 seconds secured her a 7th place in 2016, Nicola Hooper finished 8th in a time of 19 minutes  51 seconds with Candyce Hall rounding off top 10 in a time of 20 minutes 08 seconds.  Seen here:  The start of the Elite Women’s race at the 2016 Cell C Day Of Races powered by Reebok.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Runners and walkers that missed the online entry cut off deadline for the Cell C Day Of Races powered by Reebok will be happy to hear that late entries will be accepted on the day of the event (Sunday, 23 April 2017) at the Greenpoint A Track. Three runners from the Carbineers Western Province Athletics Club will be seen trying ...

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Nike joins the Totalsports Women’s Race Run For Life Movement

Nike has joined the Totalsports Women’s Race’s ‘Run For Life’ campaign in support of PinkDrive in 2017.  Taking place in Durban (Sunday, 16 July 2017), Johannesburg (Wednesday, 09 August 2017) and Cape Town (Wednesday, 09 August 2017) mothers, daughters, sisters, family members and friends are invited to run for themselves, for others, for fighters or for victors.  Support PinkDrive by taking part in the 2017 Totalsports Women’s Race in your city, the city that you love.
Seen here:  Irvette Van Zyl in action during the 2016 Totalsports Women’s Race.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Nike has joined the Totalsports Women’s Race’s ‘Run For Life’ campaign in support of PinkDrive in 2017. “We are excited to welcome Nike as the official technical race partner of the 2017 Totalsports Women’s Race,” says Charmaine Claasens, Head of Marketing Totalsports. “Nike is an innovative brand that shares both our passion to support sports enthusiasts and our values of ...

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Prize Purse announced for 2017 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Road runners have been given an added incentive to put in the extra training with the announcement of a R200 000.00 prize purse for the 2017 edition of the Cape’s most loved 12km road race, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.
Seen here:  Elite Men’s leaders during the inaugural FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Cape Town (South Africa) – Road runners have been given an added incentive to put in the extra training with the announcement of a R200 000.00 prize purse for the 2017 edition of the Cape’s most loved 12km road race, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.   “We are excited to announce the prize purse for the 2017 FNB Cape Town ...

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Team Big Box melts hearts at AfricanX

An excited Anele Mnukwa and Francois Groenewald of Team Big Box in front of their Big Box Container, their luxury accommodation for three days while at the 2017 Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Grabouw locals, Francois Groenewald and Anele Mnukwa won the hearts of trail runners the weekend of 17 – 19 March 2017 when they toed the line to partake in the Western Cape’s premier three day stage trail run, the Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS. Running for Team Big Box, Groenewald and Mnukwa were informed of their entry a ...

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