Running

Noosi ready for round two at FNB Platinum Trail Run

Givemore Mudzinganyama 2017 photo by David Tarpey

Reigning FNB Platinum Trail Run champion, Teboho Noosi (Lesotho) will be back to defend his title at the 7th annual FNB Platinum Trail Run at the bustling ATKVBuffelspoort on Sunday 02 June 2019.   Noosi’s finishing time of 01 hour 23 minutes 21 seconds secured him the top spot on the podium at the 2018 FNB Platinum Trail Run.   ...

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Van Zyl ready for FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Irvette van Zyl photo credit Mark Sampson

Fresh off of her third place finish at the Two Oceans Marathon where she made Ultra debut, Irvette van Zyl has confirmed her entry into the 2019 running of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on Sunday, 19 May.   A former champion here in one of the fastest times set on the 12km course, van Zyl has every intention ...

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FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN entries open this week

FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN by Tobias Ginsberg

Entries for the 4thannual FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN (taking place on Tuesday, 24 September 2019 / National Heritage Day) will open on Wednesday, 01 May 2019 #RunJoburgYourWay.   “What better way to celebrate National Heritage Day than to be part of the action of the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports.  “Like its sister events, ...

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Champs blaze across Berg at UTD 2019

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Underberg – Incredibly there was a tie at the end of the 2019 UTD160, the longest event of the Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg Festival of Trail Running, as Finland’s Lauri Tuomaala and South Africa’s Naomi Brand won the men’s and women’s titles in exactly the same time on Saturday. The pair scaled the highest peak in Southern Africa and raced across the ...

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Ayeko looking to challenge at FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

The Elite Men’s field in action at the 2018 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Twenty-year old Joel Ayeko from Uganda is hoping to make an impact at the 2019 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on Sunday, 19 May 2019.    Ayeko is a relatively new comer to the sport, making his first appearance in 2016 at the Pettinengo 9.6km race in Italy, where he finished 14thbehind illustrious names such as multiple World Champion, Ezekiel Kemboi ...

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The Rock represents new vision for mountain-biking and trail running

‘THE ROCK’ MOUNTAIN BIKE AND TRAIL RUN FESTIVAL, PRESENTED BY PAARLBERG BMW

With an affordable price tag and array of options to suit all levels of mountain-bikers and trail runners, “The Rock” Mountain Bike and Trail Run Festival represents a new chapter for endurance events. Paarl’s biggest mountain-bike and trail run bash, presented by Paarlberg BMW, was staged very successfully for the first time last year and attracted more than 1000 participants. ...

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