Trail

Rukadza and Soggot on top at Jonkershoek

The 38km, Jonkerhoek Mountain Challenge staged in Jonkershoek Nature Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa on 3rd May 2015 - Image by Kelvin Trautman

The Jonkershoek Mountains put its best foot forward at the Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge (JMC) this weekend and treated more than 600 runners to a day of inspiring trail running in perfect, sunny conditions. With many of the top trail runners in South Africa lining up at the start line it was clear that the competition would be fierce and the ...

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Mackenzie poised for Platinum Trail Run debut

Seen here:  Megan Mackenzie in action at the 2015 ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Jetline Action Photo

North West Province, South Africa – SA trail running star Megan Mackenzie is counting down the days to her very first FNB Platinum Trail Run experience at the ATKV Buffelspoort. Taking place on Sunday, 24 May 2015 trail running enthusiasts can choose between three distances: a fun filled 8km, a slightly more challenging 12km and the action-packed 24km event. “I ...

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North West Province prepares for a Platinum Trail Run experience

Seen here:  Trail runners in action at the start of the FNB Platinum Trail Run in 2014.  Photo Credit:  Jetline Action Photo

The action packed FNB Platinum Trail Run will celebrate its third anniversary at the ATKV Buffelspoort (North West Province) on Sunday, 24 May 2015. Defined by its exclusivity and terrain, trail runners can look forward to experiencing some of the best trails on offer in the area.  Featuring a 24km, 12km and 8km route, runners are spoilt for choice.  Each entrant will ...

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It’s game on at the Richtersveld Wildrun™

Defending champion, Bernard Rukadza will return to the Richtersveld Wildrun™ from 2-5 June 2015. Image by Kelvin Trautman

At the sharp end of this year’s 150km, 4 day Richtersveld Wildrun™ race will be three of Southern Africa’s best trail runners, an American ultra-running legend and a double Olympian gold medallist. Bernard Rukadza and Katya Soggot will both return to defend their titles and will come up against the likes of South African long distance trail running champion, Thabang ...

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Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge going ahead

The Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge (JMC) is without a doubt one of the most incredible mountain running routes in the country and has become known as one of the most scenic and challenging trail running races in South Africa, with many top trail runners taking part each year.

It’s official, the 5th edition of the Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge (JMC) and the first leg of the Mountain Challenge Series, will go ahead as planned on the 3rd May 2015; albeit with some minor changes to the beginning and end of the route. The devastating fires that recently raged in the Jonkershoek valley, caused some doubts as to whether the JMC ...

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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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It’s on…Ingeli Sky Marathon & Trail Run

Veiw of the Ingeli Sky Marathon & Trail Run Photo - Ingeli Forest Resort

The Ingeli Forest Resort and it’s beautiful surrounds offer a trail running paradise, with the Ingeli Mountain range providing the absolute challenge! This year the event will not only serve up entertainment for those trail-loving-mountain-goats, but also to those who love some good South African music as we are thrilled to host Rory Eliot and Carl (lead band singer and ...

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Pronutro AfricanX 2015 – Kerry-Ann Marshall

Team EnduroHub's Morne Van Greunen and Kerry-Ann Marshall finished 2nd in the Mix Category - Volume Photography

AfricanX is a bucket list race that I have wanted to do for years. It is an event that participants talk about long after they have received their finisher’s medal. Having finally had a chance to experience it for myself it is clear to see why. The lack of a regular training partner meant that I hadn’t initially planned to ...

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