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Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival, 3-12 July 2015

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South Africa’s premium sport and lifestyle festival, the 32nd annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival, takes place during the school holidays from 3 to 12 July 2015. From cycling and running to swimming and paddling, the festival boasts some of South Africa’s most scenic multi-disciplinary competitions, such as the Big5 Sport Challenge, the Momentum Weekend Argus Knysna Cycle Tour ...

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Entries to the new-format Big 5 sport challenge opened on Monday, 23 March 2015

2014 Big 5 Challenge winner, Stuart Marais

One of South Africa’s top multi-sport events, the BIG 5 SPORT CHALLENGE offers some of South Africa’s most spectacular natural scenery – from mountain biking and running in and around Knysna’s famed forests and hills, to swimming its estuary with a view of Heads. This year the organizers at WorldSport have streamlined the well-received BIG 5 SPORT CHALLENGE, building on ...

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Calling all social butterflies

FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN is calling all social butterflies!  Enter the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN Social Butterfly competition, stand a chance to become an official event ambassador and share in over R20 000 worth of prizes. There are various ways in which to enter the competition.  Visit the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN Facebook page, share as many of ...

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Olympic gold medallist to take on Richtersveld Wildrun

James Cracknell on his way to twelfth position at the Marathon des Sables in 2010. ©markgillett/Junglemoon

James Cracknell, Olympic athlete and one of Britain’s most well-known and respected adventure athletes will be tackling the four day, 150km Richtersveld Wildrun™, from 2-5 June 2015 in the /Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park in South Africa. After banking double Olympic gold in rowing at both the Sydney 2000 and Athens 2004 Olympic Games, Cracknell – together with close friend and fellow ...

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Puma IGNITE arrives in South Africa stores

We’re excited to announce that following the successful launch in New York, the PUMA IGNITE finally arrives in South Africa.

Cape Town, South Africa, 4 March 2015 – Usain Bolt’s training shoe of choice, the PUMA IGNITE hits South Africa stores tomorrow (Thursday 5 March 2015). PUMA’s most responsive running shoe, it features innovative foam technology that maximizes energy return to keep you running faster – if you put the energy in then IGNITE gives it back. Powering every stride ...

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Achieve your running goals at the FNB Cape Town 12 OneRun

The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN debuts on Sunday, 17 May 2015.  Participants can choose between four tailor-made training programmes that are guaranteed to help them achieve their running goals at the inaugural event.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN has four tailor-made training programmes that are guaranteed to help participants achieve their running goals at the inaugural event on Sunday, 17 May 2015. Cape Town based Running Technique Coach Sean Tait has designed four superb training programmes that are guaranteed to add to the experience of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN. “The ...

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Puma launches IGNITE your city series

As part of this epic running series featuring the all-new PUMA IGNITE, Japanese runners marked the first stop with Tokyo.  Five runners ran five, 5-kilometer races in five cities.  To demonstrate the maximum energy return and durability of PUMA IGNITE, they did it all in 24 hours.

Cape Town, South Africa (16 February 2015) – Today PUMA launched the IGNITE Your City film series after unveiling the new-to-market PUMA IGNITE running shoe a week prior. IGNITE Your City features ten global running crews as they ignite their respective cities by pushing the boundaries of their run while wearing the new PUMA IGNITE. They do it for the bragging rights, ...

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IGNITE Q&A With PUMA Footwear Designer Jacob Garcia

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Q: What makes the IGNITE tooling different from that which exists in the current market? A: The premium foam is what sets the IGNITE apart and makes it PUMA’s most responsive running shoe. We believe IGNITE foam is a perfect synergy of cushioning and energy return with the added benefit of not breaking down over time. Q: What are the ...

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IGNITE Q&A With Usain Bolt

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Q: When do you wear IGNITE? A: I start out with IGNITE as a running shoe to warm up before going into a spike, and it’s important that I wear a shoe that is comfortable and keeps my energy up. I love IGNITE for that, and can feel it make a real difference. It’s a pretty good-looking shoe as well. ...

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Puma launches IGNITE, its most energized running shoe

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Cape Town, South Africa, 11 February 2015 – PUMA is proud to introduce IGNITE, a performance running shoe featuring innovative foam technology that maximizes energy return to keep you running longer. Worn by The World’s Fastest Man Usain Bolt, IGNITE is PUMA’s most responsive running shoe, optimizing comfort and durability. Designed for a wide range of runners, if you put ...

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