Tag Archives: Marathon Running

Totalsports women’s race promotes cancer awareness

The streets of Durban will come alive on Sunday, 19 July 2015 when thousands of women join forces and “Run Their City” at the action-packed Totalsports Women’s Race in support of PinkDrive, a Non-Profit Company (NPC) that is committed to improving breast cancer awareness and education. “PinkDrive cannot think of a better way to honour the women of our country,” ...

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Entries to Momentum Cape Times Knysna Forest Marathon now open

KNYSNA (20 March 2015) – Entries to the Momentum Cape Times Knysna Forest Marathon, taking place on Saturday 11 July 2015 as part of the ten-day Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival are open, but hurry as less than 2000 of the 8500 available entries remain. One of South Africa’s most sought-after running events, which is usually sold out within ...

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2014 Greater Edendale Race a huge success

As the Edendale community celebrates the success of the 2014 Greater Edendale 10km Race and Fun Run this past Sunday, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has conveyed its gratitude to the runners, supporters, stakeholders, volunteers and the public for their role in the exciting event. The eight edition of the race once again showcased some of the country’s top athletes ...

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Results of the 2014 Greater Edendale Race

An awesome day was enjoyed by the Greater Edendale community as they came out in droves to celebrate their athletic talent at a packed FNB Wadley Stadium in Georgetown, Edendale this morning. In line with its corporate social responsibility programme, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) in collaboration with the Msunduzi Municipality, the Msunduzi-Pietermaritzburg Tourism Association, Edendale Athletics Club and Edendale ...

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Comrades Early Bird Entries closing for 2015

The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has announced that early bird entries for the 90th Comrades Marathon entry process will close on 30 September 2014. So far, 9420 entries have already been received since the entry process opened on 1 September 2014. This means that just over 13,000 entries are available before the overall entry process closes at the end of ...

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Official launch of Comrades-KZNA Relay Challenge

The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) and KwaZulu-Natal Athletics (KZNA) officially launched the Comrades-KZNA Relay Challenge at the Prime Human Performance Institute in Durban yesterday (Wednesday, 17.9.2014). The exciting athletics event is targeted at schools across the province and aims to give KwaZulu-Natal’s brightest young athletes the opportunity to showcase their athletic prowess. The inaugural 2013 Relay Challenge was initiated by ...

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Running for a cause & stand to win R1mil

GAUTENG – The second annual Legends Marathon, which will take place on Sunday, 5 October 2014, promises to be yet another fantastic event and is poised to draw thousands of competitive male and female runners, who will run for a cause and stand a chance to share the ultimate athletic prize of a whopping R1m. The Legends Marathon features three ...

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Most competitive international field ever assembled in SA

The Salomon Skyrun 2014 has attracted the cream of world trail running, with some of the biggest names in the ultra mountain game confirmed to line up in Lady Grey on 22 November. “This year we will elevate the race to a new level with a strong International contingent taking part,” says Mike de Haast from Pure Adventures. The list of ...

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Change a Life Academy emerge onto running scene

Durban – The running arm of Martin Dreyer’s Computershare Change A Life Academy made a big impression at the recent 14km The Sandy beach run, presented by Thule, along the sand from Umhlanga to Suncoast as ten runners clinched top 20 places. ‎ John Ntuli, who also coaches the RMB Change A Life Academy mountain bike team, stunned the race ...

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