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Entries open for Sanlam Cape Mile

Entries are open for the Western Cape’s most exciting open water swim, the Sanlam Cape Mile.  Returning to the Eikenhof Dam at the picturesque Grabouw Country Club on Sunday, 07 February 2016 entrants can choose between an exhilarating
1 mile (1.6km) and a refreshing 500m swim.  Seen here:  Danie Marais claims gold at the inaugural Sanlam Cape Mile at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Grabouw Country Club, Western Cape) in 2015.  Marais completed the swim in a well-deserved time of 17 minutes 41 seconds.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Volume Photography

Entries are open for the Western Cape’s most exciting open water swim, the Sanlam Cape Mile. Returning to the Eikenhof Dam at the picturesque Grabouw Country Club on Sunday, 07 February 2016 entrants can choose between an exhilarating 1 mile (1.6km) and a refreshing 500m swim.   “The Sanlam Cape Mile was tremendously well received in its maiden year,” says ...

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Marias, Weber claim victory at inaugural Sanlam Cape Mile

Danie Marais claimed gold at the inaugural Sanlam Cape Mile at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Grabouw Country Club, Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015.  Marais completed the swim in a well-deserved time of 17 minutes 41 seconds.  Seen here:  An ecstatic Danie Marais crosses the finish line.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Volume Photography

Just over 1000 eager swimmers gathered at the water’s edge of the Eikenhof Dam (Grabouw Country Club, Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015 to be part of the action at the inaugural Sanlam Cape Mile. Competition was rife in the elite men’s race with Danie Marais, Myles Brown and Chad Ho swimming neck on neck for the duration of ...

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Myles Brown ready for Sanlam Cape Mile debut

The Sanlam Cape Mile will debut at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Grabouw Country Club, Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015.   XTERRA Warriors taking part in the Totalsports XTERRA South African Championship presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT the following weekend are invited to enter the Sanlam Cape Mile as a warm up to South Africa’s largest off road triathlon experience. Seen here:  Totalsports XTERRA Warriors in action.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Volume Photography

The Sanlam Cape Mile will debut at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Grabouw Country Club, Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015.  Attracting the attention of a number of SA’s top swimmers, including Myles Brown, the Sanlam Cape Mile is guaranteed to be action-packed from start to finish. “Swimming is a great way to get rid of excess energy,” says Brown.  ...

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Prize purse announced for Sanlam Cape Mile

Sanlam Cape Mile

Stillwater Sports, the organizers of the much anticipated Sanlam Cape Mile, are proud to announce that the prize purse for the inaugural event will be a whopping R50 300. Taking place at the Eikenhof Dam at the Grabouw Country Club (Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015, the Sanlam Cape Mile is an exciting open water swim.  Entrants can choose ...

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Entries open for the Sanlam Cape Mile

The Sanlam Cape Mile will debut at the Grabouw Country Club (Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015.  Entrants can choose between an exhilarating 1 mile and a refreshing 500m swim.  PHOTO CREDIT:  www.oakpics.com

Calling all swimming enthusiasts!  Entries for the long overdue Sanlam Cape Mile will open on Wednesday, 01 October 2014. An exciting and innovative open water swim, the Sanlam Cape Mile will debut at the Grabouw Country Club (Western Cape) on Saturday, 14 February 2015.  Entrants can choose between an exhilarating 1 mile and a refreshing 500m swim. “The Sanlam Cape ...

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