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Calling all junior adventure seekers

Junior adventure seekers in action at the IMPI Mini earlier this year.  Photo Credit:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

Hartbeespoort (North West Province) – The fun filled IMPI Challenge returns to Hartbeespoort one last time this year. Taking place at the Van Gaalens Cheese Farm on Thursday, 24 September 2015, the IMPI Challenge caters for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages, including junior adventure seekers. There are two categories that cater for under-18s: The IMPI Mini is for ages 6 ...

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A OCR world champs team to be chosen at Jeep Warrior race

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On Sunday, the largest obstacle course race (OCR) on the continent, the Jeep Warrior Race, will announce the six athletes that will represent South Africa at the OCR World Championships on 17 and 18 October in Ohio, USA. The OCR World Championships is the first truly independent global championship for the burgeoning sport of obstacle course racing. The incredible growth ...

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Impi Challenge obstacles add excitement to the sport of trail running

Nicolette Griffioen in action at the AfricanX Trailrun, earlier this year.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Hartbeespoort (North West Province) – A trail run with a twist, it’s no secret that the IMPI Challenge has attracted the attention of a number of South Africa’s top trail runners.  The IMPI Challenge Gauteng #2 is no exception, with top trail runner Nicolette Griffioen eagerly awaiting the opportunity to conquer fun and exciting obstacles at the Van Gaalens Cheese ...

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Impi Challenge prepares for season finale in Cape Town

Trish Bahlmann in action at the IMPI Elite Race Cape Town #1 held at the picturesque Lievland and Warwick Wine Estates, Stellenbosch earlier this year.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Mark Sampson|THRIBE

Stellenbosch (Cape Town) – The action of the 2015 IMPI Challenge presented by Mitsubishi Motors will culminate at the picturesque Lievland and Warwick Wine Estates, Stellenbosch the weekend of 17 and 18 October 2015 in the form of the IMPI Challenge Cape Town #2. Claude Eksteen and Trish Bahlmann claimed victory in the IMPI Elite Race Cape Town #1 earlier ...

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Fitstrong member trains for IMPI Challenge debut

Louis Cilliers photo credit Fitstrong

Stellenbosch – FITstrong is taking their motto of “Get Fit Get Strong Get Living” one step further by training members to take on their very first IMPI Challenge the weekend of 17 and 18 October 2015 at the picturesque Lievland Wine Estate, Stellenbosch (Cape Town). “At FITstrong we test mobility, flexibility, balance, concentration, strength and endurance all at once,” says ...

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Relive childhood dreams at the IMPI Challenge in Gauteng

Should entrants wish to experience the true camaraderie of the IMPI Challenge, competitors are encouraged to enter as part of a team.  Seen here:  Participants in action earlier this year.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Mark Sampson|THRIBE

The adrenaline pumping IMPI Challenge heads to the North West Province one last time in 2015. Taking place at the picturesque Van Gaalens Cheese Farm (Hartbeespoort) on Thursday, 24 September 2015, adventure seekers can expect to get dirty! A trail run with a twist, the IMPI Challenge has five fun categories to choose from and is ideal for entrants of ...

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Impi Challenge entries now open!!

Claude Eksteen in action at the IMPI Elite Race earlier this year.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Mark Sampson|THRIBE

Entries are now open for the action packed IMPI Challenge Gauteng #2 and Cape Town #2 taking place on 24 September and 17 – 18 October 2015 respectively. To date Claude Eksteen and Trish Bahlmann have dominated the field in the IMPI Elite Race with both athletes claiming gold at the IMPI Elite Gauteng #1 and IMPI Elite Cape Town ...

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Jeep Warrior Race sweeps accros South Africa

Participants taking on the Warrior coarse - Photo Zoon Cronje

The obstacle racing craze that has taken South Africa by storm is proving to be much more than a flash in the pan. At the forefront of this drive is the Jeep Warrior Race with its eight events accros the country. The event boasts up to 9000 participants per weekend and following this weekend’s event just outside the major Gauteng ...

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Clean sweep for Eksteen and Bahlmann at Impi Elite Cape Town

Claude Eksteen in action at the IMPI Elite Race Cape Town #1 at the picturesque Lievland Wine Estate and Wiesenhof Legacy Park in Stellenbosch on Sunday, 12 April 2015.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Mark Sampson|THRIBE

Cape Town, South Africa – Reigning IMPI Elite Race Gauteng #1 champions Claude Eksteen and Trish Bahlmann continued their winning streak at the picturesque Lievland Wine Estate in Stellenbosch on Sunday, 12 April 2015 at the IMPI Elite Race Cape Town #1. Eksteen celebrated his sixth IMPI Elite Race victory on the day.  “That makes it six out of six,” ...

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Goodall injury free and ready for IMPI

Greg Goodall

Cape Town, South Africa – Former IMPI Elite Cape Town winner, Greg Goodall will make a comeback on Sunday, 12 April 2015 when he toes the line at the picturesque Lievland Wine Estate and Wiesenhof Legacy Park in Stellenbosch just over 18 months after his first IMPI Elite victory in 2013. Goodall’s celebrations were cut short when he tore the meniscus ...

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