Tag Archives: Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series

Fidel Ncube dominating Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series®

Fidel Ncube on his way to first place at the second race of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series®. Image by Pat Black

We were treated to a superb race at the magnificent Segwati Game Ranch as just over 500 runners laced up their shoes at the start line of the second race of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series®. Race two of four in the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series® at Segwati Game Ranch on Sunday saw a dominant trail running display ...

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Madiba and Terblanche show their class at Spur Trail Series®

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The Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series® kicked off at Hennops River this past weekend as more than 600 runners were reunited with trail running friends on a scorching Highveld summer day. In the 18.5km XL race Thabang Madiba, one of South Africa’s favourite and finest trail runners, lived up to his reputation as he blitzed the course in 01:43:34 over ...

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Sesipi steals the Spur Trail Series™ show

Edwin Sesipi on his way to victory at race 4 of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™ 2014. Image by Pat Black

Almost 700 trail runners made their way to the Pelindaba Nature Reserve this weekend to take on the final race of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™. They weren’t disappointed as the Highveld weather played along, delivering a perfect morning to kick off a typical summer Sunday. Some of the biggest names in South African trail running showed up to ...

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Sensational Segwati delivers superb scenes in Race 2

Micky Ndhlovu, Luke Schlebusch and Ryan Mathaba giving it their all at the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™. Image by Pat Black

Ruan Meintjies announced his arrival on the trails this weekend when he beat the current South African long distance trail running champion, Thabang Madiba at the second race of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™ at Segwati Game Ranch in perfect conditions. Meintjies put in another sterling performance to follow up on his first place at the first race of ...

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Dramatic start to Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™

Third place lady, Takalani Ndandani at race 1 of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™ Long Course. Image by Pat Black.

It was a stormy start to this year’s Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™ as an angry Hennops River greeted almost 700 runners to kick things off in dramatic fashion. As usual there were three races at Hennops River, the regular long and short courses as well as a stand-alone, longer XL of 20km. The XL saw one of the most ...

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