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AfricanX training runs kick off this festive season

Trail runners in action during the 2017 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

In preparation for the 10th anniversary of the AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS, event organisers have announced that six training runs will be hosted between December 2017 and April 2018. Open to the public, the first training run will kick off in Stellenbosch on Saturday, 16 December 2017. “We would like the 2018 AfricanX experience to be a memorable one,” ...

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AfricanX Trailrun moves to Boschendal Wine Estate

As part of its 10th anniversary celebrations event organisers are excited to announce that the AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS will also boast a new Festival Village in 2018 with the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate stepping up to the plate as the new home of South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run.  ENTRIES will OPEN on Wednesday, 19 July 2017 and are LIMITED to 350 teams.  Seen here (from left to right):  Chanel Hannah and Niquita Uys in action during the 2017 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

As part of its 10th anniversary celebrations event organisers are excited to announce that the AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS will also boast a new Festival Village in 2018 with the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate stepping up to the plate as the new home of South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run. “2018 will be a big celebratory year ...

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Greyling, Mackenzie ready for AfricanX title defence

Two of South Africa’s leading trail runners, Landie Greyling and Megan Mackenzie will be seen teaming up the weekend of 17 – 19 March 2017 to defend their title at the 9th annual Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Seen here (left to right):  Megan Mackenzie and Landie Greyling in action at the 2016 Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Two of South Africa’s leading trail runners, Landie Greyling and Megan Mackenzie will be seen teaming up the weekend of 17 – 19 March 2017 to defend their title at the 9th annual Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS. South Africa’s leading three day stage trail run, AfricanX will require teams of two trail runners (male/female/mixed) to complete three ...

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Calitz, Brimble crowned Cell C AfricanX Trailrun champions

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  The 2016 Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS closed off on a high note at the majestic Houw Hoek Inn on Sunday, 13 March 2016.  Team KWay North Face’s AJ Calitz and Ben Brimble obliterated the men’s field, claiming a stage three victory in a blistering fast time of 01:52:30 and the overall victory in a well-deserved combined ...

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Beat The Sun entry up for grabs at the AfricanX Trailrun

Seen here:  Trail runners in action during the 2015 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Trail runners taking part in the 8th annual AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS the weekend of 11 – 13 March 2016 will stand a chance to win a coveted entry into the ASICS Beat The Sun Challenge. Taking place from sunrise to sunset on the longest day of the year (Tuesday, 21 June 2016) in Chamonix (France), the ASICS Beat ...

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CapeNature continues to support the AfricanX Trailrun

Stillwater Sports, the organisers of South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run, the AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS, are excited to continue working alongside CapeNature to ensure that the 8th running of this much talked about event is the most memorable one yet. Seen here (front to back):  Cape Nature’s trail running team, Jeanne Gous and Antoinette Veldtman in action during the 2015 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Jetline Action Photo

Stillwater Sports, the organisers of South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run, the AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS, are excited to continue working alongside CapeNature to ensure that the 8th running of this much talked about event is the most memorable one yet. “CapeNature’s legal responsibility is biodiversity conservation in the Western Cape,” says Alexis Olds, Ecological Coordinator CapeNature. ...

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Don’t miss the AfricanX training run

Trail runners wishing to get the most out of the 2016 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS, are invited to join in on the AfricanX training run at Cecilia Forest (Newlands) on Wednesday, 16 December 2015. 
Seen here (from left to right):  Dawid Visser and Rohan Kennedy in action at the 2015 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Trail runners wishing to get the most out of the 2016 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS, are invited to join in on the AfricanX training run at Cecilia Forest (Newlands) on Wednesday, 16 December 2015. According to Dawid Visser, ASICS Promotions and Training Specialist, the training run is open to all runners that have entered or that are still keen ...

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AfricanX Trailrun entries now open

Edwin Sesipi and Johardt Van Heerden of Team 32gi Gauteng Men's clinched the Stage One victory completing the 34km route in a blistering fast time of 02 hours 21 minutes 37 seconds.   Seen here (from left to right):  Thabang Madiba, Eric Ngubane, AJ Calitz, Edwin Sesipi and Johardt Van Heerden in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Calling all trail running enthusiasts! Entries have opened for the AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS, South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run that will take place in the Western Cape the weekend of 11 – 13 March 2016. “The food and the AfricanX vibe are really great, but the people make it,” says top South African trail runner, AJ ...

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Asics welcomed as presenting sponsor of Africanx Trailrun

Dawid Visser, Promotions & Training Specialist ASICS South Africa, in action at the AfricanX Trailrun earlier this year.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

“Let Nature Give You A Run For Your Money” Stillwater Sports, the organisers of South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run, the AfricanX Trailrun are excited to welcome ASICS as the presenting sponsor of this much anticipated event. “The AfricanX Trailrun will celebrate its 8th anniversary in 2016,”says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports.  “Each year our event ...

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