Running

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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Idols star ready to entertain the masses at the Totalsports Women’s Race Cape Town

South African Idols star Shekinah will entertain runners and walkers at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Cape Town on Tuesday, 09 August 2016 (National Women’s Day).

South African Idols star Shekinah will entertain runners and walkers at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Cape Town on Tuesday, 09 August 2016 (National Women’s Day). “I feel empowered by the opportunity to join thousands of women as they celebrate Women’s Day and support Pink Drive at the Totalsports Women’s Race,” says Shekinah. “The audience can look forward to a ...

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FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN supports the city’s performing arts groups

Runners and walkers taking part in the inaugural FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN at FNB Bank City on Saturday, 24 September 2016 (National Heritage Day) can look forward to an array of energetic performances by some of Johannesburg’s leading performing arts groups.

Runners and walkers taking part in the inaugural FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN at FNB Bank City on Saturday, 24 September 2016 (National Heritage Day) can look forward to an array of energetic performances by some of Johannesburg’s leading performing arts groups. Dance groups to look out for will include: Moving into Dance Mophatong, The Johannesburg Youth Ballet and The Field ...

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Back to Back BIG5 Sport Challenge wins for Marais and Steyn

Stuart Marais crosses first

(South Africa, 9 July 2016) There were no surprises at the Momentum Cape Times Knysna Forest Half Marathon, the final event of the BIG5 Sport Challenge, with favourites and defending champions, Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn taking 1st place in the run and emerging as the overall winners of the 2016 BIG5 Sport Challenge. Just over 7300 athletes braved the cold for the ...

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New Partnership Broadens PUMA’s Carribbean Prominence & Furthers Brand Mission

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Cape Town, South Africa (7th July, 2016) – PUMA has signed a partnership with the Athletics Association of Barbados (AAB) that will see the Global Sport Brand supplying performance race and training wear along with all the federation apparel needs through the next three major summer championships. With Jamaica, Cuba, Grenada, Dominican Republic and the Bahamas already in PUMA’s Carribbean ...

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Clash of the trail runners

Stuart Marais action

(South Africa, 5 July 2016) The third event of the BIG5 Sport Challenge, The Featherbed Trail Run, took place today at the 33rd annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival with the favourites Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn comfortably winning the men’s and ladies races. Defending Big 5 Champion and the undisputed King of Knysna, Stuart Marais, continued to make good on ...

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Dual Benefits of Flexibility and Cushioning In One Running Shoe

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Cape Town, South Africa – Global Sports Brand PUMA continues to expand its successful IGNITE running franchise with the all-new IGNITE Dual for Autumn-Winter ’16 that offers duality in both function and style. Engineered to provide ultimate flexibility and cushioning for mid and long distance runners, the IGNITE Dual features the proprietary IGNITE FOAM midsole that’s visible on the heel and ...

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