Running

Final Week for 2015 Comrades Marathon Entry Process

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It’s the final countdown! Comrades Marathon runners have less than one week to get their entry in and secure their place at the Start of the 90th ‘Ultimate Human Race’. The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has announced that the three-month entry process will close on 30 November 2014. Comrades Marathon enthusiasts who have not yet entered the iconic race are ...

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Exciting Puma Trail Run heads to Buffelspoort

Seen here:  Participants enjoying the Totalsports XTERRA trail run routes in 2013.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Volume Photography

The adrenaline pumping PUMA Trail Run heads to Buffelspoort (North West Province) on Sunday, 25 January 2015. Forming part of the action of South Africa’s largest off road triathlon, the Totalsports XTERRA presented by REHIDRAT SPORT, the PUMA Trail Run incorporates the XTERRA trail run routes. Cash prizes will be up for grabs in the long routes, while all competitors (long ...

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Course record falls at Salomon SkyRun

all winner Iain Don-Wauchope crosses a farm fence on his way to a record-breaking victory. (c) Trautman/Nikon/Lexar

Iain Don-Wauchope has won the 2014 Salomon Skyrun powered by Powertraveller in a new course record of 12:08. Don-Wauchope triumphed over the strongest international field ever, in the iconic mountain challenge over an unmarked 100-odd kilometre route through the alpine region of the north-Eastern Cape. Canadian Gary Robbins – current course record holder for Hurt 100 in Hawaii – finishing ...

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THULE cruises into Sport Strollers market with ultimate quality

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October 2014 – Having researched the international stroller market, THULE has launched their exceptional Sport Stroller range assuring you the quality and comfort known only to this innovative forward thinking brand. Promoting active lifestyles supported by exceptional quality, THULE continues to expand on its “Active with Kids” range with the release of their Sport Strollers this year – the THULE ...

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2014 Greater Edendale Race a huge success

CMA Board Member Celi Makhoba, UMDM Sports Administrator Nkosinathi Hlongwa, Msunduzi Mayor Chris Ndlela, CMA Board Member Sifiso Nzuza, CMA Chairman Macdonald Chitja - Photo supplied

As the Edendale community celebrates the success of the 2014 Greater Edendale 10km Race and Fun Run this past Sunday, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has conveyed its gratitude to the runners, supporters, stakeholders, volunteers and the public for their role in the exciting event. The eight edition of the race once again showcased some of the country’s top athletes ...

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Results of the 2014 Greater Edendale Race

Top 5 Ladies - 2014 Greater Edendale Race

An awesome day was enjoyed by the Greater Edendale community as they came out in droves to celebrate their athletic talent at a packed FNB Wadley Stadium in Georgetown, Edendale this morning. In line with its corporate social responsibility programme, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) in collaboration with the Msunduzi Municipality, the Msunduzi-Pietermaritzburg Tourism Association, Edendale Athletics Club and Edendale ...

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Sensational Segwati delivers superb scenes in Race 2

Micky Ndhlovu, Luke Schlebusch and Ryan Mathaba giving it their all at the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™. Image by Pat Black

Ruan Meintjies announced his arrival on the trails this weekend when he beat the current South African long distance trail running champion, Thabang Madiba at the second race of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™ at Segwati Game Ranch in perfect conditions. Meintjies put in another sterling performance to follow up on his first place at the first race of ...

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