Tag Archives: AfricanX

Kanyimo, Marshall obliterated the field at the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 1-Day XPERIENCE!

Seen here:  Kerry-Ann Marshall secured victory in the women’s category of the 42km THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 1-Day XPERIENCE in a time of 03 hours 32 minutes 11 seconds.  Photo Credit:  Chris Hitchcock The THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 1-Day XPERIENCE delivered exciting trail running at Paul Cluver Wines (Grabouw, Western Cape) on Saturday 18 September 2021 with Collin Kanyimo claiming gold in the 42km men’s race, while Kerry-Ann Marshall stamped ...

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Ngubane, Van Deventer crowned 2021 THIRSTI AFRICANX Champions

Although Eric Ngubane and Juan Van Deventer (Nedbank 1, Race Number 123-1 and 123.2) had to settle for a 4th place Stage Three finish on Sunday 28 March 2021, the lead that they had managed to build up after Stage One and Two of South Africa’s premier three-day stage race was enough to secure them the coveted tile of 2021 THIRSTI ...

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Ngubane, van Deventer set the pace during Stage One of the THIRSTI AFRICANX Trailrun

Danette Walley and Vicky van der Merwe of Team STS gave the Women’s Teams a run for their money securing the Stage 1 victory in an impressive time of 02 hours 02 minutes 10 seconds.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg With a strong contingent of road runners lining up for the 11th edition of the THIRSTI AFRICANX Trailrun that started at Paul Cluver Wine Estate and finished ...

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AFRICANX Trailrun welcomes THIRSTI as Title Sponsor

Stillwater Sports is proud to announce THIRSTI as the Title Sponsor of South Africa’s premier three-day stage trail run, the THIRSTI AFRICANX Trailrun.   “We are extremely proud to welcome THIRSTI as the Title Sponsor of the AFRICANX Trailrun,” says Michael Meyer, founder of the event and Managing Director of Stillwater Sports.  “Proudly South African, THIRSTI water is inspired by people ...

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AfricanX training runs culminate at Boschendal Wine Estate

The 5th and final AfricanX Training Run will take place this coming Saturday, 17 March 2018 at Boschendal Wine Estate, the home of the 2018 AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS.   Hosted under the guidance of former AfricanX winners Dawid Visser and Rohan Kennedy, the AfricanX Training Run #5 will give runners a perfect idea of what to expect from ...

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Cell C AfricanX Stage Two encourages ‘fancy dress’

Kicking off in Rooisand (Kleinmond) on Saturday, 18 March 2017, Stage Two of the Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS will treat runners to magnificent views while lucky trail runners just might catch a glimpse Kleinmond’s elusive wild horses. “Kleinmond was the birth place of the AfricanX Trailrun nine years ago,” says Michael Mayer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. ...

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Don’t miss AfricanX’s Training Runs

Trail running enthusiasts taking part in the 2017 Cell C AfricanX Trailrun presented by ASICS will be pleased to hear that there are three training runs geared at helping entrants prepare for this premier three day stage trail run. According to Dawid Visser, ASICS FrontRunner, the goal of the first training run is to get athletes into the trail running ...

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Calitz, Brimble crowned Cell C AfricanX Trailrun champions

  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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AfricanX Trailrun entries now open

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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