Runner will take 80th birthday in his stride at FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN

Jannie Pieters and Michelle Carnegie

Bedfordview (Gauteng) runner, Jannie Pieters will make his FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN debut on Sunday, 13 October 2019, one month after his 80thbirthday!   Sharing his passion for running with his daughter, Michelle Carnegie, Pieters jumped at the opportunity for them to partake in this much loved event.      “I’ve been running for over 35 years, since my 40’s,” ...

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Sophiatown Majorettes Club ready for hat trick performance at FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN

Sophiatown Majorettes Club members entertaining and cheering for runners during the 2018 FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN.  Photo Credit:  David Tarpey

The Sophiatown Majorettes Club will celebrate its hat trick performance at the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN on Tuesday 24 September 2019 (National Heritage Day).   Established in Westbury in 2015, the Sophiatown Majorettes Club is a registered NPCthat aims to restore the sport of majorettes in township communities.    “Our program however goes beyond the barriers of training the skills ...

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Exciting route entertainment secured for 2019 FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN

Field Band Foundation photo credit David Tarpey

Celebrating its 4thanniversary on Tuesday 24 September 2019, the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN has become known for its exciting route entertainment.  The 2019 event will be no different with the Alexandra and Soweto Field Bands and Parktown Boys’ Brass Band secured and ready to entertain the masses on National Heritage Day.   Established in 1997, the Field Band Foundation is a ...

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The Puma hybrid family welcomes three new members

PUMA HYBRID Astro 1 lo

Cape Town, South Africa, June 24th2019 –If cushioning and responsiveness is what you are looking for in a running shoe, PUMA has three new styles under the ultimate HYBRID family on offer. The sports brand is launching the HYBRID Astro, HYBRID Fuego and HYBRID Sky, each of them providing unique technologies, different benefits and contrasting designs. However, all of them ...

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FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN entries open this coming weekend

Enthusiastic runners in action during the “PUMA Beat Bolt Sprint” section of the 2018 FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN route.  Photo Credit:  Anthony Grote

Entries for the 3rdannual FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN(taking place on Sunday 13 October 2019) will open this coming Saturday 01 June. “Although only in its third year, the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN has delivered nail-biting performances,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports.  “In 2017 the inaugural event sawUganda’s Joshua Cheptegei smash the South African all-comers record of 27:55 set ...

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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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