Trail

Defending champions claim ProNutro AfricanX stage two victory

Stage Two of the ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance saw runners toe the line at Mount Rozier Estate in Somerset West on Saturday, 14 March 2015.  A 34km route, featuring a daunting 1100m ascent, had to be completed before the finish line could be crossed at the Paul Cluver Amphitheatre in Grabouw.  Reigning 2014 men’s team champions AJ Calitz and Bernard Rukadza of Team KWAY proved that team experience would have the upper-hand on the day, completing the 34km route first in a mind blowing time of 02 hours 52 minutes 03 seconds.  Seen here (from left to right):  AJ Calitz, Bernard Rukadza, Johardt Van Heerden and Edwin Sesipi in action on the day.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Volume Photography

Fondly referred to as “Dress Up Day”, Stage Two of the ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance saw runners toe the line at Mount Rozier Estate in Somerset West on Saturday, 14 March 2015.  A 34km route, featuring a daunting 1100m ascent, had to be completed before the finish line could be crossed at the Paul Cluver Amphitheatre in ...

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A quarter of a million to good causes

Wildrunner partnered with the World Wide Fund for Nature South Africa (WWF-SA) Run for Nature campaign in 2014.

Wildrunner is happy to announce that in the past financial year we have collectively raised and donated just shy of R270,000 to various conservation foundations, charity organisations, social and non-profit entities; as well as sponsored over R60,000 worth of entries to development athletes across South Africa. Managing director, Owen Middleton has said the importance of giving back to the communities ...

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Tygerberg Full Moon 5km Fun Run & Hike launches

The view runners can expect during the Tygerberg Full Moon Fun Run and Hike. Image taken by Ewald Sadie at the Spur Cape Summer Trail Series™

There aren’t many places with a more epic view of Table Mountain than the Tygerberg Nature Reserve and trail runners as well as hikers now have the opportunity to take on a unique fun run and hike on the trails of this hidden gem of Cape Town every full moon. The 5km event will start and finish at the Welgemoed ...

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Nienaber, Soggot ready for Pronutro AfricanX Trailrun title defence

Seen here:  Chantel Nienaber and Katya Soggot in action during the 2014 ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

“Let Nature Give You A Run For Your Money” Reigning women’s team champions, Chantel Nienaber and Katya Soggot are eagerly awaiting the weekend of 13 – 15 March 2015 when they will be seen attempting to successfully defend their title at South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run the ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance. “Katya and I ...

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Rupanga and Greyling dominate at Oak Valley

Nicholas Rupanga, Ryan Winter and Julian Atkinson at the Spur Trail Series™ Elgin Valley XL at Oak Valley. Image by Ewald Sadie

On a picture perfect summer day, more than 700 runners made their way to Oak Valley in Elgin to be a part of this year’s Spur Cape Summer Trail Series™ one last time. In this, the final race of the 2015 Series, runners were treated to a 7.25km short course, a 15.3km long course and the once-of 24.6km XL. Good ...

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Run the Vines during Ommiberg

Run The Vines line-up from the left are Kayla Samuel, JB De Bruyn, Larissa Pepler and Natasha Stoumann-Jackson.

Paarl is celebrating the 2015 harvest in spectacular style with the OmmiBerg ‘Round the Rock’ festival on Saturday, 7 March.  Participating members of the Paarl Wine Route will be hosting a jam-packed programme featuring young wine tastings, harvest activities, special entertainment for kids and wine promotions. Outdoor enthusiasts should not miss the official launch of the “Run The Vines Trail ...

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Dream run in Grabouw

Morne Van Greunen living the Xterra Warrior status.

Running is an amazing sport. Ask any runner and they will tell you this. People all over the world run for many different reasons such as; general health & fitness, emotional well-being, social acceptance to name but a few. I on the other hand enjoy competing I.e Racing. Yes there is allot more to running I agree, but when you ...

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