Running

Totalsports Women’s Race highlights Joburg’s iconic landmarks

Lebo and Lebogang Phalula in action at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Durban in 2015.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

The streets of Joburg will be bustling with activity on Tuesday, 09 August (National Women’s Day) with thousands of runners toeing the line to partake in the much anticipated Totalsports Women’s Race in support of PinkDrive. “Entrants can expect an exciting on route experience,” says Hendrico Burger, Totalsports Women’s Race Technical Manager. “The Johannesburg route is slightly more challenging than ...

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Premium international brand aims to gain rapid national traction

HOKA ONE ONE’s maximalist, yet lightweight sole design, offering a high level of cushioning and stability. has made it the fastest growing running shoe brand in the world. 
Photo Credits: www.zcmc.co.za

JOHANNESBURG, July 26 2016 – HOKA ONE ONE®, a division of Deckers Brands (NYSE, DECK) announces its launch into South Africa.   HOKA ONE ONE®, the multi-award-winning French running shoe brand that’s making significant global strides with it’s ‘maximalist’, sole design, is launching in South Africa this week. 26–30 July 2016.   With official launch events on Tuesday 26 July ...

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Smile Foundation Announced as Dryland Event Management’s Charity Partner

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Dryland Event Management and the Smile Foundation have joined forces to put the smile back onto children’s faces with free corrective facial reconstructive surgery and treatments. Dryland Event Management is South Africa’s premier mountain bike and trail running events management company. The Smile Foundation has been selected by Dryland Event Management as their charity of choice and will be the ...

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PUMA ambassadors set sights on Totalsports Women’s Race Johannesburg

PUMA ambassadors, Lebogang Phalula and Yolande Maclean will celebrate National Women’s Day at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Johannesburg on Tuesday, 09 August 2016.  Seen here:  Lebogang Phalula in action at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Durban on Sunday, 17 July 2016 where she secured the 2nd spot on the podium.  Photo Credit: Jetline Action Photo

PUMA ambassadors, Lebogang Phalula and Yolande Maclean will celebrate National Women’s Day at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Johannesburg on Tuesday, 09 August 2016. “Road running has definitely changed my life,” says Phalula. “The sport keeps me busy, healthy and fit. I am really looking forward to running in my home city. I love the Johannesburg crowd. The atmosphere and ...

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Modified route in line with event’s aim of achieving prestigious IAAF Gold Label status

Image names from left to right: Tara McGovern (SPCA), Kamini Pather  (Masterchef SA Winner), Carl Roothman (Chief Executive of Sanlam Investments Retail Business), Elana Meyer (Race Ambassador), Francois Pienaar (Race Ambassador), Cllr  Eddie Andrews ( City of Cape Town), Jakes Jacobs (EXCO)

Cape Town, 19 July 2016 – Local contenders and international stars will be chasing record times on Sunday 18 September, with organisers unveiling a flatter, faster route as the countdown continues with 60 days remaining to the annual Sanlam Cape Town Marathon. The 42km race has taken huge strides over the last two years, establishing its place as the only IAAF ...

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K-Way sponsor Miya for the 2016 Skyrunning World Champs in Spain

K-Way is exclusively owned by Cape Union Mart. Cape Union Mart International (Pty) Ltd has been equipping South African adventurers since 1933, and is South Africa's favourite outdoor adventure store. Stocking everything one needs for outdoor pursuits - including hiking, camping, trail running, mountain biking, snow sports, travel and more - Cape Union Mart is an essential first step in every adventure.

With just over a week to go before he competes in the 2016 Skyrunning®World Championships in Spain, K-Way athlete and 2015 SA Skyrunner®champ Lucky Miya is feeling strong and “ready to race against the best”. Sponsored by K-Way, Miya is the sole runner representing South African Skyrunning in the Buff® Epic Run Skymarathon®in the Vall de Boi on 23 July. ...

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A weekend of adventures at the Bastille Festival

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Photo credit: Gowan Basson / Totalkaosphoto There was something for everyone at the Salomon Bastille Day Trail Run on Saturday, organised by Energy Events; 15km, 25km, 35km and 50km options. Chilly weather, beautiful mountains, icy river crossings, rocky terrain and well marked routes sums up this trail run. Be sure to mark it in your diary for next year – ...

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Totalsports Women’s Race Durban results in a nail biting finish

A record field of just over 6 000 runners and walkers gathered at the Berea Rovers Sports Club in Durban on Sunday, 17 July 2016 to partake in the much anticipated Totalsports Women’s Race in support of PinkDrive.  The 10km Totalsports Women’s Race unfolded into a battle between PUMA Ambassadors and reigning champions Lebo and Lebogang Phalula and Irvette Van Zyl.  Van Zyl proved to be the stronger runner on the day claiming a much deserved victory in a time of
33 minutes 02 seconds.   Seen here:  Irvette Van Zyl claiming victory at the Berea Rovers Sports Club in Durban on Sunday, 17 July 2016.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

A record field of just over 6 000 runners and walkers gathered at the Berea Rovers Sports Club in Durban on Sunday, 17 July 2016 to partake in the much anticipated Totalsports Women’s Race in support of PinkDrive. The 10km Totalsports Women’s Race unfolded into a battle between PUMA Ambassadors and reigning champions Lebo and Lebogang Phalula and Irvette Van Zyl. ...

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Mathaithai Trail Run fast becoming a favourite on the calendar

Mathaithai Trail Run at Lebone II - College of the Royal Bafokeng, in the North West has been running for four years as a small community event. Over the past two years the number have swelled exponentially due to the spectacular routes and great vibe. This year’s event – scheduled for 22 October – is set to go to take the event to an exciting new level.

RUSTENBERG – Lebone means “light” in the Setswana language and Lebone II – College of the Royal Bafokeng was named after its founder, former Kgosi (King) Mollwane Lebone Boikanyo Molotlegi, chief of the Royal Bafokeng Tribe of South Africa. The school and its sprawling grounds are as majestic and impressive as the name suggests and this spectacular place of learning ...

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