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Records Tumble at the 2018 Trans Baviaans Race

The 2018 Trans Baviaans Race, wrapped up with prize giving at the Fountains Mall on Sunday the 12thof August – but the racing action had concluded well over twelve hours earlier before the last light had faded over the Baviaanskloof. A consistent tail wind, smooth road conditions and a searing ride by DSV Pro Cycling ensured records tumbled throughout the ...

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Explore your city at the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN

Johannesburg – The streets of Johannesburg will be bustling with excitement on Saturday, 24 September 2016 (National Heritage Day) when runners, walkers and fitness enthusiasts gather to explore their city at the inaugural FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN. “The announcement of the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN is a runner’s dream come true,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. “Not ...

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Joaquim Rodriguez wins under the deluge

Joaquim «the little cigar» (Purito) Rodriguez (Katusha) claimed his second stage win at the 102nd Tour de France after the Mur de Huy as he soloed to victory with 7.5km to go in the ascent to Plateau de Beille. Under the deluge, Jakob Fuglsang (Astana) and Romain Bardet (AG2R-La Mondiale) made the top three while the yellow jersey group crossed ...

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SkyRun Tip #1 – Look before you jump!

Three weeks have passed since I entered the Salomon SkyRun, a 100km ultra trail running event traversing the Drakensberg. And to date I have not run a single stride. Why? Because I’ve got 2 small daughters and with both bringing some super flu bug back from crèche, I was ambushed into a flu which turned into bronchitis. I was man-down ...

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