Running

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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Rhodes brings Quality to Dryland Events

Tim Deane enjoys a Rhodes Quality 100% fruit juice at the 2017 Tankwa Trail. Photo by Oakpics.com.

Rhodes Quality’s range of 100% fruit juices – made for people who love great tasting juice, the comprehensive range consists of 13 flavours – is the official refreshment of choice of Dryland Event Management Stage Race, thanks to its delicious taste and rehydrating properties. Mountain bikers and trail runners will be happy to know that Rhodes has extended their involvement ...

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GREYLING CROWNED 2017 WARTRAIL CHAMPION

Pic Credit – Bruce Viaene

2016 SkyRun Champion, Christiaan Greyling, returned to his adventure racing roots this past weekend and took the championship title at the LedLenser Wartrail presented by Fluid held in the iconic Witteberg Mountains in Lady Grey. “I had a successful 3 days in the mountains this past weekend,” says Christiaan. “3 days of Adventures – a 60km mountain run not for ...

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Gauntlet thrown at 2017 Cell C AfricanX Trailrun

Starting at Trails End, the ideal destination for all adventure seekers, Stage One of the Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS saw teams of two having to conquer an action packed 35km route before crossing the finish line at the picturesque
Houw Hoek Inn.  Ben Matiso  and Retsepile Khotle of Team Edunova set the pace in the men’s race claiming victory in an impressive time of 02 hours 48 minutes 18 seconds. In the women’s race, Reigning Champions Landie Greyling and Megan Mackenzie were leaving nothing to chance, claiming the stage victory in 03 hours 19 minutes 42 seconds.  Team Kway’s AJ Calitz and Nicolette Griffioen set the course ablaze in the mixed team race claiming gold in 03 hours 04 minutes 21 seconds.  Seen here:  Landie Greyling in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Making their debut at the Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS on Friday, 17 March 2017, road runners Ben Matiso and Retsepile Khotle of Team Edunova set the pace in the men’s race claiming victory in an impressive time of 02 hours 48 minutes 18 seconds. Starting at Trails End, the ideal destination for all adventure seekers, Stage One ...

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Entries Open for 2017 Dryland Traverse

Robert Rorich provided entertainment on and off the trail; running to a superb overall victory and partying up a storm at the 2016 Dryland Traverse. Photo by Oakpics.com.

Dryland Event Management’s only event to bear the Dryland name, the Dryland Traverse Adventure Trail Run, has garnered a reputation as a challenging but highly enjoyable event – both on and off the trails. In 2017 the Dryland Traverse will take place from the 2nd to the 5th of November and entries for the race open on Thursday the 16th ...

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AfricanX Trailrun attracts an impressive men’s field

The cream of South Africa’s trail running community will be seen in action at the 9th annual Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS in Grabouw this coming weekend, 17 – 19 March 2017.  Seen here (from left to right):  Givemore Mudzinganyama and Edwin Sesipi of Team ASICS in action at the 2016 Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

The cream of South Africa’s trail running community will be seen in action at the 9th annual Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS in Grabouw this coming weekend, 17 – 19 March 2017. Leading men’s teams to look out for will include: Kane Reilly with Thabang Madiba, Givemore Mudzinganyama with Edwin Sesipi, Nicholas Rupanga with Johnny Young and Chris ...

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Merrell runs green in Autumn

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It’s the Gauteng race with the hills; a proper, technical, rocky trail that draws more and more runners to every event whether they cruise or curse their way up and around the 20km, 12km and 6km routes. This Sunday all 622 finishers of the Merrell Autumn Trail Run at the pristine, litter free, Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens were awarded a ...

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