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Exciting running at muddy Giba Gorge

The start of the third race of the Spur KZN Trail Series™ at Giba Gorge. Image by Greg Labuscagne

The third race of the Spur KZN Trail Series™ took place at the ever popular Giba Gorge Mountain Bike Park and more than 130 runners faced the wrath of the weather gods as they lined up for a fun night race in muddy conditions. In the men’s long course 10km race, it was Ayanda Mlotshwa who made it two wins ...

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Princess Warrior of the Week: Robyn Williams

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Article written by: Chantel Rall – http://www.theworldaccordingtoaprincess.co.za Every now and again you come across a REAL person.  Someone with so much humality and a beautiful personality.  Humble to the max, loves life and just overall a macnificent human all together.  Enter Robyn Williams.  All in Triathlon knows and loves this young lady.  I always go on about women still being ...

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Buys, Beukes sprint to Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek Stage win

Matthys Beukes (far left) and Philip Buys enjoyed a perfect first day in Yellow by winning Stage 3 of the Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek.
Photo credit: Zoon Cronje/Nikon/Xtremedia

South Africa’s Yellow Jersey wearers, Philip Buys and Matthys Beukes (SCOTT Factory Racing) claimed a second consecutive stage win when they outsprinted a small lead group on Stage 3 of the Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek international mountain bike stage race on Wednesday. Second place went to the German Team Bulls pair of Tim Bohme and Simon Stiebjahn with South Africans ...

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FedGroup Berg & Bush Great Trek Stage 2

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When the word Spioenkop is mention at a race briefing you know the following day will be a proper day of mountain biking. And stage 2 came with a couple of new twists; this 60km route would offer the riders 1500 meters of climbing and a whole lot of brand new single track. The day started with riders hitting Fanakalore ...

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Bonk Breaker® Broadens Reach, Expands Distribution To South Africa

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Santa Monica, CA–In a vital move toward increasing distribution of Bonk Breaker® bars worldwide, the company proudly announces expansion into South Africa. Bonk Breaker® has partnered with MCNS Group to manage sales and distribution of the freshly baked real food energy and protein bars throughout Sub-Saharan Africa. “We are extremely excited about the market opportunity in Southern Africa,” said Chris ...

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The power of Kyle Buckingham

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South African Kyle Buckingham was the fastest age grouper in Kona in 2013 and returned this year as a Pro to this big race. Many folks wonder what it would be like, and Kyle actually experienced it. Here now is a power data comparison of those 2 events courtesy of Training Peaks and Andrew Johnson – Power Analyst and Content Manager for ...

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TriRock 2014 delivered once more

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Finally the race I was looking forward to for many months were upon us – TriRock 2014. The 1st 70.3 distance of the year and an excellent time to see if all the winter training was at      least worth it has arrived and I was very excited. Durban is a lovely place, the weather is awesome almost all year around. ...

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FedGroup Berg & Bush Great Trek Stage 1

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A new start, some new single track going down into Kwa-Zulu Natal and all-round tough mountain biking. That is stage one of the Great Trek. Gary Green and crew pulled out all the stops again, making sure that this race will keep the true mountain bikers come back every year for more. The day started at the Border Post on ...

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Team Bulls extend lead at Cape Pioneer Trek

Tim Bohme (left) and Simon Stiebjahn of Team Bulls, claim the stage win and extend their lead on Stage 1 of the Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek on Monday.
Photo credit: Zoon Cronje/Nikon/Xtremedia

Instead of riding to defend the lead they’d claimed on Sunday’s opening prologue time trial, Germans Tim Bohme and Simon Stiebjahn of Team Bulls rode an aggressive Stage 1 from Oudtshoorn to Calitzdorp on Monday to increase their overall lead at the Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek international mountain bike stage race. Bohme and Stiebjahn clocked a winning time of 03 ...

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