Cape Union Mart launches exclusive Grey Salomon Speedcross 4 for 3 months


Cape Union Mart Stores to hold exclusivity over the new Grey Salomon Speedcross 4 Shoe through their stores, nation-wide for three months as well as stocking a wide range of colour combinations.  Salomon’s Speedcross mountain running shoe has been the brand’s most successful and distinctive design, known for extreme comfort and durability on harsh terrain. Created for steep and technical ...

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A record breaking year at the Old Mutual Wild Series Mont Aux Sources Challenge


A record number of entrants took part in the 2016 Old Mutual Wild Series Mont Aux Sources Challenge, a brutal, but beautiful 50km mountain run this Saturday 10 September in the Royal Natal Park, in KwaZulu- Natal. The cooler, cloudy conditions didn’t dampen the competition between the leading runners as they made their way around the grueling course. Four-time winner, ...

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Rockman Trail Run – 16th October


Join the Rockman Team for the first Rockman Trail Run, an opportunity to test the Rockman Terrain as we launch this years Rockman Triathlon & Duathlon Events. Trail Running is the World’s fastest growing x-sport & we have catered for the whole family, from a fun 5km to a challenging 12km and tough 20km – you won’t be disappointed. Entries ...

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Smile Foundation Announced as Dryland Event Management’s Charity Partner


Dryland Event Management and the Smile Foundation have joined forces to put the smile back onto children’s faces with free corrective facial reconstructive surgery and treatments. Dryland Event Management is South Africa’s premier mountain bike and trail running events management company. The Smile Foundation has been selected by Dryland Event Management as their charity of choice and will be the ...

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K-Way sponsor Miya for the 2016 Skyrunning World Champs in Spain

K-Way is exclusively owned by Cape Union Mart. Cape Union Mart International (Pty) Ltd has been equipping South African adventurers since 1933, and is South Africa's favourite outdoor adventure store. Stocking everything one needs for outdoor pursuits - including hiking, camping, trail running, mountain biking, snow sports, travel and more - Cape Union Mart is an essential first step in every adventure.

With just over a week to go before he competes in the 2016 Skyrunning®World Championships in Spain, K-Way athlete and 2015 SA Skyrunner®champ Lucky Miya is feeling strong and “ready to race against the best”. Sponsored by K-Way, Miya is the sole runner representing South African Skyrunning in the Buff® Epic Run Skymarathon®in the Vall de Boi on 23 July. ...

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A weekend of adventures at the Bastille Festival

Bastille Day MTB

Photo credit: Gowan Basson / Totalkaosphoto There was something for everyone at the Salomon Bastille Day Trail Run on Saturday, organised by Energy Events; 15km, 25km, 35km and 50km options. Chilly weather, beautiful mountains, icy river crossings, rocky terrain and well marked routes sums up this trail run. Be sure to mark it in your diary for next year – ...

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Mathaithai Trail Run fast becoming a favourite on the calendar

Mathaithai Trail Run at Lebone II - College of the Royal Bafokeng, in the North West has been running for four years as a small community event. Over the past two years the number have swelled exponentially due to the spectacular routes and great vibe. This year’s event – scheduled for 22 October – is set to go to take the event to an exciting new level.

RUSTENBERG – Lebone means “light” in the Setswana language and Lebone II – College of the Royal Bafokeng was named after its founder, former Kgosi (King) Mollwane Lebone Boikanyo Molotlegi, chief of the Royal Bafokeng Tribe of South Africa. The school and its sprawling grounds are as majestic and impressive as the name suggests and this spectacular place of learning ...

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