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Cellar 2 Cellar

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The sixth annual Cellar 2 Cellar Trail Run and Wine Experience takes place on 5 September 2015 at Blaauwklippen Estate in Stellenbosch. Along the way, participants can sample the fine wines of participating estates, perfectly paired with delicious cheeses. Wine Experience participants who swap their traditional running gear for fancy-dress costumes stand the chance to “win their weight in wine”. ...

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Sports Lovers: show your metal with Iqela Events

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Calling all mountain bikers, trail runners and triathlon lovers: Don’t miss out on the chance to participate in three exhilarating challenges, set along some of the Western Cape’s most scenic routes. Iqela Events’ Cellar 2 Cellar, Six in One Challenge and Slanghoek Triathlon are officially open for entries. The sixth annual Cellar 2 Cellar Trail Run and Wine Experience takes ...

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Marais and Steyn victorious in BIG5 Sport Challenge

The BIG5 SPORT CHALLENGE is a sporting highlight of the annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival 3-12 July. It’s an adventure race with a multi-sport twist, not for the faint-hearted!

Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn have emerged victorious in the 2015 BIG5 Sport Challenge following today’s Momentum Cape Times Knysna Forest Marathon Half Marathon. Race Director Gary Marescia said that after five gruelling challenges in the last eight days, with just three rest days between events, the BIG5 wrapped up with two very deserving winners. Overall, Marais beat Theo Blignaut ...

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Epic Spur Gauteng Trail Series™ finale

Edwin Sesipi on his way to the Championship title at the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™. Image by Pat Black

The Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™ came to a conclusion this weekend when more than 900 runners took on the final race of the Series at Leeuwenkloof on another picture perfect day. This brand new venue certainly charmed everyone present with challenging climbs, flowing single track, beautiful bushveld views and a surprise section through an old mine tunnel. Edwin Sesipi ...

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Comrades winner to race 100km over Table Mountain

Gift Kehele winning the 2015 Comrades. Photo Credit: Kierran Allen

Following his recent Comrades 2015 win, Gift Kehele has a new target in sight; to conquer South Africa’s iconic Table Mountain by racing the Ultra-trail Cape Town (UTCT). On Saturday 3 October, UTCT will once again welcome an elite group of top runners as they cover 100km of the Cape Peninsula’s mountains and vibrant city streets.  The route embraces various ...

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Segwati sets up epic Series finale

Edwin Sesipi and Michael Bailey go head to head at race 3 of the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™. Image by Pat Black

Race 3 of the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™ took place at Segwati Game Ranch on a cool and crisp Highveld morning as nearly 1,000 runners finished the penultimate race of the Series. In the long course 10.5km Championship race, Edwin Sesipi stamped his authority on the Series and claimed his third win out of three to seal his position ...

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Multisport sensation Stuart Marais to defend BIG5 title

Stuart Marais wins XTERRA

Reigning champion Stuart Marais has confirmed that he will defend his BIG5 SPORT CHALLENGE title at the 2015 event in Knysna in July. The BIG5 multi-sport challenge is a highlight on the annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival programme, which takes place 3-12 July this year. Stuart was this week given the go-ahead to race after illness and injuries ...

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HOLD UP Knysna, The Cannon’s are in town!

With the annual BIG5 Sport Challenge around the corner, we are super excited to introduce two of our big “ Cannons” in this years’ race for podium!  Formidable husband and wife triathlon duo, Michael and Lauren Cannon will be in town for the annual BIG5 Sport Challenge as part of the 2015 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival taking place from 4 – 12 July.

Husband and wife duo, Lauren and Michael Cannon, take on the BIG5 SPORT CHALLENGE Western Cape, Knysna – Formidable husband and wife triathlon duo, Michael and Lauren Cannon will be in town for the annual BIG5 Sport Challenge as part of the 2015 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival taking place from 4 – 12 July. The couple, who married ...

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Puma Nightcat Dash returns to Knysna

The ISUZU MTB Festival Cape Town will take place at Meerendal  Wine Estate (Durbanville) on Saturday, 05 September 2015 and Sunday, 06 September 2015.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

Knysna, South Africa – The fast-paced PUMA Nightcat Dash returns to the majestic Pezula Field Of Dreams (Knysna) on Wednesday, 08 July 2015. Adventure seekers can look forward to taking on a 1,5km run (+- 750m up and then back down one of Pezula’s infamous hills).  The race will take place in heats, with the fastest runners advancing to the ...

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Hennops turns up the heat with another humdinger

Edwin Sesipi on his way to another first place at the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™. Image by Pat Black

The second race of the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™ was as exciting as race 1 with just over 1100 runners making their way out to the countryside to take on the trails. As is customary, race 2 sees the addition of a once-off XL course for those runners looking for a longer challenge. At 18,7km, this route that offers ...

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