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The Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival celebrates new long term partnership with iconic family brands


A destination of choice for families enjoying their annual school holiday, this year the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival took place for the 31st time from 4 to 13 July 2014. The success of this year’s festival was also celebrated by some of South Africa’s most iconic family-minded brands who have just embarked on a new five-year partnership agreement.Knysna ...

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The Tinman Triathlon

Donavan Geldenhuys ready for the Tinman Triathlon 2014, presented by Triathlon Plus and 32Gi

  Race 1 of 3 – 27/07/2014The 1st Triathlon race of the year was finally upon me and to add to the angst, it was a draft legal sprint race (1km swim, 30km bike and 10km run). That always means there is no room for error from the moment the gun goes, so mentally I was prepping for an hour ...

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Friends ride the Absa Cape Epic for The VisionTrust

(From left) Steven Dimond and Edrich Fivaz to take on next year's Absa Cape Epic.

Friends Edrich Fivaz (33) and Steven Dimond (37) from the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town have announced their plans to take on the legendary Absa Cape Epic in 2015 to raise funds for The VisionTrust. Founded by adventurer, businessman and motivational speaker Hein Wagner, the organisation has worked tirelessly since 2007 to assist people living with visual impairment to find ...

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Experience team building at its best at the IMPI Challenge

Seen here:  Participants in action during the IMPI Challenge earlier this year.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

The IMPI Challenge is ideal for the entire family, including corporate families!  With an entry category specifically for corporate teams, the IMPI Challenge is inviting companies to get out and get dirty! “Encouraging team work in a non-corporate environment can only lead to fun,” says Pieter Du Plessis, Director IMPI Challenge.  “The IMPI Corporate Category spans over a distance of ...

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McLean, Zorweg claim impressive Transalp victory

The category leaders prepare to start the final stage of the 2014 Bike Transalp. South African Andrew McLean (third from left) and his Austrian teammate, Heinz Zorweg, wear the green Grand Master leader jerseys.

South African Andrew McLean and his Austrian teammate, Heinz Zorweg, claimed a dominant category victory and finished 20th overall at the 17th annual Bike Transalp international mountain bike stage race in Europe at the weekend. McLean, a member of the Cycle Lab Supercycling, powered by Toyota club, teamed up with Zorweg for the seven-day 587km race from Oberammergau, Germany to ...

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Huge turn-out expected for first Anatomic Spur School MTB Race

The 2013 winning Gauteng team with Meurant Botha of Amarider front left and Gauteng league co-ordinator Deon Steyn.

A record turn-out is expected for the first event in the Anatomic Spur MTB Series to be hosted at Curro College in Hazeldean this Saturday (26 July). Currently in its sixth season, the Spur School Mountain Bike League has surpassed all expectations in terms of participation and reach and according to league co-ordinator Meurant Botha of AMARIDER, 10 000 entries ...

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The second Spur Cape Winter Trail Series™ is this Sunday, 27 July at the Tygerberg Nature Reserve


Race 2: Sunday, 27 July Tygerberg Nature Reserve – Plattekloof side (Directions) LONG Course: 12.7km | 09h00 SHORT Course: 8km | 09h15 Route maps & profiles LATE ENTRIES Online entries for this event have sold out. There will be limited entries available on-the-day, strictly between 06h00 and 07h30. IF YOU’RE NOT IN THE QUEUE BY 7h30AM ON SUNDAY YOU WILL BE ...

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