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Entries Open for the 2019 Kolsvlei 100KM MTB Challenge

The Kolsvlei Trail Park boasts a 25km mountain bike loop of purpose built singletrack and farm jeep tracks, which riders will need to complete 4 times in order to qualify for the 100KM Challenge finisher’s medal. Photo supplied by the Kolsvlei Trail Park.

Challenge or chill, the Kolsvlei 100KM MTB Challenge, presented by Boland SUPERSPAR, offers both and everything in-between on the 30thof March 2019. Located just outside the town of Piketberg, the Kolsvlei Trail Park plays host to the event which offers far more than its imposing name suggests – with a trail run, fun run, fun ride, relay and fewer lap ...

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Puma announces 2019 School of Speed vice principal

PUMA Gena Lofstrand 3

PUMA is proud to announce track sensation Gena Lofstrand as the new Vice Principal of the PUMA School of Speed 2019, reporting in to Principal Usain Bolt.   “It’s an honour to have been named Vice Principal. I feel so lucky to be a part of something that is making waves in South African schools’ athletics,” says Lofstrand, who won ...

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Luck shoes now available for SA cyclists

The premium Spanish brand of Luck shoes, available in South Africa since December, have become a hit with local cyclists due the range and colours available. Picture: Supplied

The premium Spanish brand of Luck shoes is now available for South African cyclists after the first consignment arrived in the country in mid-December.   A wide range of models and colours are available through cycling distribution company Positive Sports Solutions, who finalised the deal with the Spanish producers in October last year.   The company has a mission to ...

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Entries open for the 2019 Cape Town Cycle Tour Junior


Mini cyclists! Are you ready? This one is just for you… The annual Cape Town Cycle Tour Junior will be all kinds of fun when it returns on Sunday, 3 March 2019.   There are three routes, all within the Cape Town Stadium Precinct, that will offer budding little bike riders the opportunity to experience cycling in a safe and ...

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International Supermodel Adriana Lima sports mode XT

Ayanda Mode 8 lo

Go hard wherever you are. Train like a beast at the gym, make a fashion statement at brunch, go to a block party with friends, then go for a night-run – all without switching shoes. The Mode XT has a provocative silhouette and it’s built for intense training of all kinds, so you can shift modes and push your limits ...

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Dam level looks great for 2019 Sanlam Cape Mile

Sanlam Cape Mile photo by Tobias Ginsberg

Eleven months after donating 10 billion litres of waterto the Cape Town water supply, and with just-over one month to go to the 5thannual Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments (taking place on Sunday, 17 February 2019) the Eikenhof Dam boasts a water level of over 70%.   “At the beginning of 2018 Day Zero was a ...

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Medihelp Stellenbosch Cycle Tour


The Medihelp Stellenbosch Cycle Tour will take place on Sunday, 20 January 2019 and, while the start (and finish) venue has changed to Val de Vie Estate, the 102-kilometre route remains largely unchanged. It will still feature some 1285-metres of total ascent, but the major climb of the New Helshoogte Pass, which used to come shortly after the start, will ...

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Strong consumer demand for Westfalia three-bike rack


Growing consumer demand for the Westfalia three-bike rack has seen Positive Sports Solutions make the product available from the beginning of this month.   The South African cycling distribution company has negotiated a number of contracts over the past year to bring various premium brands to the market in the Southern Africa Development Community.   Among these are the highly ...

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Tour of Good Hope broadens appeal with solo option

The Takealot Tour of Good Hope will cater for individuals by including a solo race. It takes place in the Cape Winelands from March 4 to 8. Photo: Robert Ward/Tour of Good Hope

Next year’s Takealot Tour of Good Hope has broadened its appeal with the addition of a race for solo cyclists.   The five-day road tour takes place in the Cape Winelands from March 4 to 8 and will now offer a pro-elite tour, an amateur tour with a team focus and the new solo race.   All three events will ...

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Sanlam Cape Mile announces an impressive Prize Purse for 2019

Michelle Weber on her way to victory at the 2018 Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Celebrating its 5thanniversary in 2019, Stillwater Sports is excited to announce that the Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments will boast an impressive prize purse of R170 000.   “The Sanlam Cape Mile has grown from strength to strength since the event’s inception in 2015,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports.  “Thanks to the unwavering support received ...

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