Tag Archives: Big5 Sport Challenge

Back to Back BIG5 Sport Challenge wins for Marais and Steyn

Stuart Marais crosses first

(South Africa, 9 July 2016) There were no surprises at the Momentum Cape Times Knysna Forest Half Marathon, the final event of the BIG5 Sport Challenge, with favourites and defending champions, Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn taking 1st place in the run and emerging as the overall winners of the 2016 BIG5 Sport Challenge. Just over 7300 athletes braved the cold for the ...

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Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn dominate The Momentum Health Oatwell DualX in Knysna

Stellenbosch-based professional triathlete, Stuart Marais

(South Africa, 7 July 2016) The penultimate event of the BIG5 Sport Challenge, The Momentum Health Oatwell DualX powered by PeptoPro, took place today at the 33rd annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival with Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn clocking the fastest times in the overall and BIG5 Sport Challenge men’s and ladies races. The popular, high endurance DualX challenge kicked off ...

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Clash of the trail runners

Stuart Marais action

(South Africa, 5 July 2016) The third event of the BIG5 Sport Challenge, The Featherbed Trail Run, took place today at the 33rd annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival with the favourites Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn comfortably winning the men’s and ladies races. Defending Big 5 Champion and the undisputed King of Knysna, Stuart Marais, continued to make good on ...

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Marais takes the lead in the BIG5

Stuart Marais, taking the lead again at the Big5 Sports Challenge - Photo Supplied

Knysna, 8 July 2015 ~ Stuart Marais has taken the lead in the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival’s BIG5 Sport Challenge, following a blistering performance in yesterday’s 14 km The Salomon Featherbed Trail Run presented by GU. This was the third event in the challenge and Stuart now has a two point lead over Theo Blignaut who finished 5th ...

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Multisport sensation Stuart Marais to defend BIG5 title

Stuart Marais wins XTERRA

Reigning champion Stuart Marais has confirmed that he will defend his BIG5 SPORT CHALLENGE title at the 2015 event in Knysna in July. The BIG5 multi-sport challenge is a highlight on the annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival programme, which takes place 3-12 July this year. Stuart was this week given the go-ahead to race after illness and injuries ...

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HOLD UP Knysna, The Cannon’s are in town!

With the annual BIG5 Sport Challenge around the corner, we are super excited to introduce two of our big “ Cannons” in this years’ race for podium!  Formidable husband and wife triathlon duo, Michael and Lauren Cannon will be in town for the annual BIG5 Sport Challenge as part of the 2015 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival taking place from 4 – 12 July.

Husband and wife duo, Lauren and Michael Cannon, take on the BIG5 SPORT CHALLENGE Western Cape, Knysna – Formidable husband and wife triathlon duo, Michael and Lauren Cannon will be in town for the annual BIG5 Sport Challenge as part of the 2015 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival taking place from 4 – 12 July. The couple, who married ...

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