The Sanlam Cape Mile will debut at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Grabouw Country Club, Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015. Attracting the attention of a number of SA’s top swimmers, including Myles Brown, the Sanlam Cape Mile is guaranteed to be action-packed from start to finish.
“Swimming is a great way to get rid of excess energy,” says Brown. “It’s a great form of exercise and will keep your body, mind and soul healthy. A very important tip to newcomers would be to always try to have fun and enjoy the sport. There will be plenty of ups and downs. It’s vital that you still enjoy it”.
“My race day advice would be to stay relaxed and stick to your game plan,” continues Brown. “Listen to what your coach says and trust in the hard work that you put in during training. I really enjoy Cape Town and can’t wait to see how everything goes on the day. Hopefully I will be able to keep up with Danie Marais and Chad Ho”.
Taking place at the Eikenhof Dam at the Grabouw Country Club (Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015, the Sanlam Cape Mile is an exciting open water swim.
|Date:||Saturday, 14 February 2015|
|Venue:||Eikenhof Dam, Grabouw Country Club (Western Cape)|
|Entry Fee:||Mile (1.6km) / R150.00|
|500m / R50.00|
EXCITING NEWS: XTERRA Warriors taking part in the Totalsports XTERRA South African Championship presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT the following weekend are invited to enter the Sanlam Cape Mile as a warm up to South Africa’s largest off road triathlon experience. The following entry fees will apply to all 2015 Totalsports XTERRA Grabouw entrants:
|Entry Fee:||1 mile / R80.00|
|500m / R50.00|
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The Sanlam Cape Mile is sanctioned by the Western Province Aquatics (WPA).
The swim partner of the Sanlam Cape Mile, Speedo SA aims to inspire people to swim and encourage them to choose swimming for fitness and as their sport of choice.
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ABOUT THE SANLAM GROUP
Sanlam is a leading financial services group listed on the JSE Limited and the Namibian stock exchange. Since its inception in 1918, Sanlam has transformed itself from a life insurance company to a fully diversified financial services business with assets of more than R560 billion and a global footprint. Areas of expertise include insurance, financial planning, retirement, investment and wealth, with comprehensive and tailored financial solutions to individual and institutional clients.