Tag Archives: Running

Fairview Dryland Traverse (3-6 November 2016)


With just 10 days to go till the start of the Fairview Dryland Traverse 2016 that familiar feeling of excitement and anxiety is starting to build. I clearly remember my first Traverse adventure two years ago when I packed my little VW Polo and went on a solo mission feeling a like Indiana Jones heading for the great “un-known”. From Durbanville I ...

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Enduro Hub is the only press release distribution service specifically geared towards the swimming, running, cycling and triathlon industries. It is one of the best sources for endurance sports industry news and announcements. From sponsorship deals and product launches to event details and industry chat, Enduro Hub keeps readers constantly up to date with everything concerning endurance sports. We turned ...

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Cape Town, 18 August 2016 – Having cemented its place as one of the most popular and prestigious marathons on the African continent, considered the ‘home’ of global distance running, organisers have confirmed another world-class international line-up for the annual Sanlam Cape Town Marathon. The weekend road running festival will again be highlighted by the 42.2km contest in the Mother City ...

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STF Bartinney2Bartinney


This new and exciting race kicks off on Church Street in the historical core of Stellenbosch. Runners will warm up with an easy 3km through the city’s sleepy streets before they meet their first challenge of the day, Botmanskop. In only 4km, runners will ascend a steep and rugged 450 meter summit where they will be rewarded with some of ...

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Fairview Dryland Traverse Day 2


This was new territory for me. A third day in a row on the trails with some pretty tired legs facing 22kms of fast paced running through the Klein Karoo. My quads felt dead. Very, very dead. The previous day’s running was rough, but (on the bright side) the worst was over and the weather was clearing nicely. Gathering at ...

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Record field ready to tackle Fairview Dryland Traverse

Challenging terrain and stunning scenery help make the Fairview Dryland Traverse one of the most complete trail-running stage races on the calendar. The fifth edition gets underway on Thursday.
Photo credit: www.oakpics.com

Endurance runners are known for their ability to train hard, race hard and party hard. And that’s why the Fairview Dryland Traverse, a four-day trail-running stage race, which starts this week, has attracted a record field of 300. No other trail-running stage race has the complete appeal of the Fairview Dryland Traverse, which starts with an underground prologue stage in ...

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PUMA Running presents: Ignite your city Paris


Cape Town, South Africa (20th October, 2015) – The IGNITE YOUR CITY film series drops its seventh installment with Paris. The next stop on the IGNITE YOUR CITY series is New York. This time, PUMA gathers four runners from the French capital for an after-hours sprint around the city’s less trodden locations. Supporting them in their run is PUMA’s latest ...

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