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Challenge your captains

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Cape Town, 20 June 2017 – Many of South Africa’s most renowned sports personalities, including Olympic Silver Medalist Elana van Zyl Meyer, World Cup Captains Francois Pienaar and John Smit have challenged the captains of other sporting codes to run the popular Sanlam Cape Town Marathon on 17 September 2017. Having received the prestigious Gold Label recognition from the International ...

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Iconic city marathon asks participants to RunGreen

Awarded IAAF Gold Label status earlier this year, the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon is an exhilarating festival of running that brings together runners, elite athletes, social joggers and surrounding communities to enjoy a Spring weekend of running through Africa’s spectacularly beautiful Mother City.

Cape Town, 08 June 2017 – The annual Sanlam Cape Town Marathon is more than just a race. As Africa’s must-run iconic city marathon and a certified carbon-neutral event, it encourages all participants to get involved in its Run4Change legacy programme by taking the pledge to ‘RunGreen’.  This weekend festival of running, which takes place between 14 and 17 September this year, ...

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Durbanites prepare to run for life at the Totalsports Women’s Race

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The streets of Durban will be teaming with runners wearing pink event t-shirts (compliments of Nike) and ‘running for life’ in support of PinkDrive at the annual Totalsports Women’s Race on Sunday, 16 July 2017. “The Totalsports Women’s Race is a fun and healthy way in which to get our message across that early detection saves lives,” says Janice Benecke, ...

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BIG5 Challenge attracts BIG name elites

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The 8th Annual BIG5 Challenge is fast approaching and the competition for podium spots is heating up with the likes of Bradley Weiss, Davide Del Fante, Dean Hopf and Theo Blignaut fighting it out over five events during the ten days of the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival between 7 and 16 July. The ladies’ competition also promises to be ...

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Gachaga smashes World Best at FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Kenya’s 22-year-old Morris Gachaga may be softly spoken, but there is nothing wrong with his legs – and did they do some serious talking at the 2017 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on Sunday 21 May, when the diminutive runner smashed the previous World Best on a point to point course by four seconds. Gachaga crossed the line in 33:27 eclipsing the 33:31 of Sammy Kitwara run at the Bay to Breakers in May, 2009.  Seen here:  Morris Gachaga claiming gold on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Cape Town – Kenya’s 22-year-old Morris Gachaga may be softly spoken, but there is nothing wrong with his legs – and did they do some serious talking at the 2017 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on Sunday 21 May, when the diminutive runner smashed the previous World Best on a point to point course by four seconds. Gachaga crossed the ...

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FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN welcomes Budget as a partner

The organisers of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN are excited to welcome Budget Rent a Car as the official car rental partner of the Cape’s premier 12km road run.  Starting at Woodbridge Island (Milnerton) at 09:00, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN celebrates the brilliance of Cape Town and its beautiful surrounds.  The route will guide runners along the  coastline through the Harbour, past key city landmarks, including Cape Town Harbour, Grand Parade and the V&A waterfront, before finishing at the Portside building in the heart of Cape Town.  Seen here (from left to right):  Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports with Mike Sema, CSI, Events and Sponsorship Manager Budget Rent a Car, South Africa.   Photo Credit:  Luke Walker

Cape Town – The organisers of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN are excited to welcome Budget Rent a Car as the official car rental partner of the Cape’s premier 12km road run. “It’s an honour to welcome Budget Rent a Car, a global leader in its field, as a partner of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN,” says Michael ...

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FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN set to take the Mother City by storm

A record field of over 13 000 runners will take the Mother City by storm this coming Sunday, 21 May 2017 at the 3rd annual FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Seen here:  Eager runners at the start of the inaugural FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN in 2015.  Photo Credit:  Kapstadt.de

Cape Town – A record field of over 13 000 runners will take the Mother City by storm this coming Sunday, 21 May 2017 at the 3rd annual FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN. Starting at Woodbridge Island (Milnerton) at 09:00, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN celebrates the brilliance of Cape Town and its beautiful surrounds. The route will guide runners ...

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Spur teams up with the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

The organisers of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN are excited to welcome Spur Steak Ranches as a partner of the Mother City’s most loved 12km road race.  Seen here:  Runners in action at the 2016 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Cape Town – The organisers of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN are excited to welcome Spur Steak Ranches as a partner of the Mother City’s most loved 12km road race. “The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN celebrates the magnificence of Cape Town, incorporating some of the city’s most iconic landmarks on route,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater ...

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Cell C Day Of Races results in 5km of road running bliss

Mcmarshal Hartzenberg photo credit Tobias Ginsberg

The second annual Cell C Day Of Races powered by Reebok took the Greenpoint A Track by storm on Sunday, 23 April 2017. Whether a runner, a walker, a fitness enthusiasts or a fun seeker, the Cell C Day Of Races grants entrants the unique opportunity to “choose their fit” by selecting the start wave that suits them best. The ...

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