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Boxer Elites gunning for fast times at JOBURG 10K CITYRUN Virtual Edition!

A strong contingent of Boxer Athletics Club’s Elite Athletes will celebrate National Heritage Day on Friday 24 September 2021 by targeting fast times at the much-anticipated JOBURG 10K CITYRUN Virtual Edition!  A preeminent club for SA’s greatest middle-distance athletes, Boxer’s Elite Runners have been a force to be reckoned with at all the RUN YOUR CITY Series events (CAPE TOWN ...

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Entries stream in for the Twizza Super School Series Regional Qualifier #1 at Ruimsig Athletics Stadium!

Seen here:  Learners in action at a previous year’s Twizza Super School Series Regional Qualifier.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg Taking place at Ruimsig Athletics Stadium (Roodepoort) on Wednesday 29 September 2021, the Twizza Super School Series Regional Qualifier #1 has caused a stir amongst schools in the Free State, Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo and North-West. Launched in 2019, the Twizza Super School Series ...

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Experience trail running at its best at the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 1-Day XPERIENCE!

Seen here:  Danette Walley in action during the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 3-Day Stage Race that was hosted in Grabouw earlier this year.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg Set to take Paul Cluver Wines (Grabouw, Western Cape) by storm on Saturday 18 September 2021, the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 1-Day XPERIENCE will treat trail runners to a sensational route experience like no other! “The THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN is synonymous with magnificent trails, ...

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Junior mountain bikers shine at 2021 Fedhealth MTB Challenge!

Seen here:  Andreas Mouton (4) from Durbanville had a great time in the Fedhealth MTB Challenge 500m The 6th annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge got off to an action-packed start at the beautiful Blaauwklippen Wine Estate today, Saturday 11 September 2021.  Families and newcomers to the sport had the opportunity to join in on the fun by taking on the 15km Fun Ride, while junior mountain bikers got to test their skill ...

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Heyns, Lill crowned 2021 Fedhealth MTB Challenge Champions!

Seen here:  The start of the 2021 Fedhealth MTB Challenge Marathon (+-58km) at the Blaauwklippen Wine Estate.  Photo Credit:  Chris Hitchcock Gert Heyns and Candice Lill claimed gold in the Marathon (+-58km) Distance of the 6th annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge that took place at the beautiful Blaauwklippen Wine Estate on Sunday 12 September 2021 amidst wet and muddy conditions. The Fedhealth MTB Challenge Marathon consisted of ...

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Trans Baviaans Repeating the Race Success

Conditions were still chilly, especially in the early morning hours, when leaving Willowmore and pedalling uphill towards the highest point of the route, at The Roof. Photo by Bruce Viaene The second event of the 2021 Trans Baviaans is dubbed the Repeat. While the Race attracts a more competitive field the Repeat blends racing with riding for the challenge, the ...

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Prochorus and Aitsa! learners excited to take on the 2021 Fedhealth MTB Challenge!

Seen here:  Learners from the Aitsa! After Care Centre at a previous year’s Fedhealth MTB Challenge.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg Learners from Prochorus Community Development and the Aitsa! After Care Centre are eagerly counting down the days to the 6th annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place at the beautiful Blaauwklippen Wine Estate on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September 2021. Started in 1996, Prochorus is a community-based organisation that offers sustainable ...

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Birkett and Notten stamp their authority on Breede Marathon

The start of the Breede River Canoe Marathon outside Robertson on Saturday. John Hishin/Gameplan Media Bonnievale – Pre-race favourites Andy Birkett and Nicky Notten took full control of the 2021 Breede River Canoe Marathon by racing away to win the 38 kilometre opening stage from Robertson to Bonnievale on a fast flowing river on Saturday. In their first outing together ...

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Van Heerden and Heath Victorious at the 2021 Hout Bay Trail Challenge

Early overcast conditions cleared as the day progressed making for a perfect day for trail running. Photo by Peter Kirk Media. Pre-dawn showers blew over to provide the Hout Bay Trail Challenge runners with a near perfect day in the mountains which encircle the Cape Town suburb; on Saturday, 4 September. Johardt van Heerden and Kristen Heath proved the fastest ...

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