Tag Archives: Cape Town

Spectators to join marathon celebrations

Marathon runners feed on encouragement to get them over the line. Many are far away from home, visitors to this beautiful city. Supporters are urged to turn out and cheer runners at the prestigious annual Sanlam Cape Town Marathon on September 18.

Cape Town, 13 September 2016 – Offering a festive celebration which showcases the Mother City, supporters are urged to turn out and cheer on runners at the prestigious annual Sanlam Cape Town Marathon on September 18. Making an impact across the country as the only Silver Label road race in Africa, organisers of the weekend road running festival have called on ...

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The official results and… the Stoke

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  On Saturday 3 October 600 runners made up of 32 nationalities lined up to run either the 20km, 65km or 100km course from Gardens Tech Rugby grounds in Cape Town. Table Mountain hid beneath a thick white mist, and 6 hours of solid, icy rain played havoc with the nutrition and hydration plans of the runners. The brave stepped ...

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Fury over sjambok attack on cyclists

Cyclist William Ferris was attacked with a sjambok near Fish Hoek.
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Cape Town – Cape Town’s cycling community is furious after two Navy employees allegedly attacked riders with a sjambok at the weekend on a popular cycling route near Fish Hoek. At least two of the cyclists riding in a group of four suffered wounds – one with a cut to the face and a second with deep cut on his ...

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Ultra Trail Cape Town partners with Columbia South Africa

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Evolution of anything requires collaboration, innovation and participation. Ultra-trail Cape Town is proud to announce a strategic alliance with apparel partner, Columbia Sportswear. UTCT may only be in its second year, but Columbia Sportswear’s more than 70 years in business should mean they know a thing or two about making great outdoor gear for great athletes, and this partnership brings ...

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Fedhealth introduces MTB Challenge as part of the Isuzu MTB Festival

South Africa’s leading medical scheme, Fedhealth, is taking their stance on family health care one step further by introducing the exciting Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place on Sunday, 06 September 2015 at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate (Durbanville) as part of the action packed ISUZU MTB Festival.  Photo Credit:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

Cape Town, South Africa –South Africa’s leading medical scheme, Fedhealth, is taking their stance on family health care one step further by introducing the exciting Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place on Sunday, 06 September 2015 at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate (Durbanville) as part of the action packed ISUZU MTB Festival. According to Michael Meyer, Managing Director of ...

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Unogwaja team ready for FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Seen here:  The Unogwaja Team in action during the 2014 Unogwaja Challenge.  PHOTO CREDIT:  David Papenfus

Cape Town, South Africa – The Unogwaja team will be seen in action at the inaugural FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on Sunday, 17 May 2015, only four days before they embark on the special South African journey that is known as the Unogwaja Challenge. An annual journey, the Unogwaja Challenge was started in 2011 with the goal of following ...

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Discovery World Triathlon Cape Town a huge success

Caption: Liv Williams with Janet Hunter on the podium. Photo credit. Eunice Visagie

The age group participants in the sprint distance of the Discovery World Triathlon Cape Town enjoyed a beautiful day whilst completing the 500m swim, the 20km cycling and 5km running. Winners in each of the categories were on top of the world, with many looking forward to participating again next year. Winner of the 16 to 24 age group and ...

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Reigning Olympic champion set to open his season in Cape Town

Alistair Brownlee will be flying the family flag at the Discovery Cape World Triathlon on Sunday

His brother is the inform athlete in the World Triathlon Series at present, but in the absence of Jonathan older brother Alistair Brownlee will be flying the family flag at the Discovery Cape World Triathlon on Sunday. While Jonathan has won two of the three races in the World Triathlon Series thus far, Cape Town will be Alistair’s first World ...

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