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2019 Hansa Fish set for another cracking affair

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Cradock – The 38th edition of the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon will sees the country’s strongest K2 combinations line up for a shot at the South African River Marathon Championship titles this Friday and Saturday. The two-day 82km showdown is often seen as the pinnacle of river marathon paddling in South Africa and with the added spice of a ...

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The Illusive Knysna Bull

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For the best part of the last decade there have been rumours that a wild bull elephant still roams the Knysna Forests. Footprints and dung are the only clues as to this grey ghost’s authenticity. For mountain bikers, entries to the 2020 Knysna Bull, made personal by Constantia, do not guarantee a spotting of the fabled elephant. They do however ...

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2020 Karoo to Coast

The 2019 race was held in near torrential rain, making it one of the most memorable editions in the event’s 21-year history. Photo by Oakpics.com.

The 2020 date is set for South Africa’s favourite single day mountain bike event: 20 September. Heading into the 22ndedition the Karoo to Coast promises to be as challenging, rewarding and fun as ever – when 4 500 riders take on the route from Uniondale to Knysna.   The 96 kilometre long course, which crosses the old wagon trail out of ...

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Mr 10-kay eyeing FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN

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  Precious Mashele has set his sights on the 3rdannual FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN that will take place on Sunday 13 October 2019.   They call him “Mr. 10-kay” for a reason. Twenty-eight-year old Lesibe Precious Mashele who trains under the guidance of Hendrick Ramaala at Zoo Lake, has failed to win only one 10km race in the last two ...

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Mitsubishi Motors SA partners with a dozen Stillwater Sports events

The Fedhealth MTB Challenge featured a neutral start at Boschendal Farm Estate on Sunday, 08 September 2019 with Mitsubishi Motors South Africa leading the way.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Local sports marketing agency, Stillwater Sports is excited to welcome Mitsubishi Motors South Africa (MMSA) as the official vehicle partner of twelve of its leading sporting events.  “We are exceptionally proud to partner with Mitsubishi Motors,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports.  “From off road adventure sports to mass participation road races, irrespective of the city that we are ...

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Unparalleled cycling entertainment at Bestmed Tshwane Classic

Cycling as a spectator sport will be showcased at this year’s Bestmed Tshwane Classic following the announcement that a kermesse has been added to the day’s entertainment activities at the Voortrekker Monument on 3 November. The kermesse, a circuit-based race, is by invitation only and will host the country’s top professionals. The kermesse features a secure 1.1km circuit on a ...

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Sandes in for RPC 2019

Decorated South African trail runner Ryan Sandes will be taking part in this year's Rhino Peak Challenge as part of Team Salomon for the event in the Southern Drakensberg on Saturday, 5 October. Graeme Murray/
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Underberg – Decorated ultra-trail runner and South African icon Ryan Sandes will be taking part in the 2019 Rhino Peak Challenge on 5 October as part of Team Salomon, in a bid to raise as much money for rhino conservation as well as the conservation of the endangered vulture and crane species that call the Southern Drakensberg home. Sandes, who ...

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Swamble Fun and Adventures in SwimRun

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Seamus Allardice took part in his first SwimRun in Wilderness on the 13thand 14thof September. The concept of swimming and scrambling (or Swambling) down the Kaaimans River was the hook, but the Torpedo SwimRun Wild provided far more adventure than just those four early kilometres.   What is a SwimRun you may ask? The answer is simple, it is exactly what it ...

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