Tag Archives: Ultra-trail Cape Town

Mitsubishi Partners with Ultra-Trail Cape Town

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There is an innate connection between a brand like Mitsubishi and Table Mountain. Both present undeniable aesthetic appeal; but their toughness shouldn’t be underestimated. On 10 December 2016 1000 trail runners from 40 nations will take on Ultra-Trail Cape Town (UTCT), racing either 100km, 65km or 35km routes. Our mountain will show them just how beautiful, and tough, she is. ...

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South Africa’s most iconic 100km trail races,Skyrun and Ultra-trail Cape Town, to merge

Skyrun and Ultra-trail Cape Town

A merger between Pure Adventures, famous for Skyrun, and the founders of Ultra-trail Cape Town’s Summit Events, will officially bring together a collection of globally significant trail events into one management stable; Endurance Events. The Endurance Events team will be aligning a collective vision that will see a focused agenda for trail-running in South Africa, where the country and its athletes benefit from ...

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Ultra Trail Cape Town partners with Columbia South Africa

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Evolution of anything requires collaboration, innovation and participation. Ultra-trail Cape Town is proud to announce a strategic alliance with apparel partner, Columbia Sportswear. UTCT may only be in its second year, but Columbia Sportswear’s more than 70 years in business should mean they know a thing or two about making great outdoor gear for great athletes, and this partnership brings ...

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Comrades winner to race 100km over Table Mountain

Gift Kehele winning the 2015 Comrades. Photo Credit: Kierran Allen

Following his recent Comrades 2015 win, Gift Kehele has a new target in sight; to conquer South Africa’s iconic Table Mountain by racing the Ultra-trail Cape Town (UTCT). On Saturday 3 October, UTCT will once again welcome an elite group of top runners as they cover 100km of the Cape Peninsula’s mountains and vibrant city streets.  The route embraces various ...

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Pure Adventures and USL.TV partner to provide live streaming race coverage

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SAN FRANCISCO, USA/CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA– (May 26, 2015) – Pure Adventures and UltraSportsLive (USL.TV) today announced a partnership to provide live streaming coverage of races in South Africa beginning with the iconic Ultra-trail Cape Town. Hosted on the USL.TV platform, the live streaming coverage will include expert commentary and utilize USL.TV’s innovative tracking technology along with live camera angles ...

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Ultra-trail Cape Town Entries open 27 January

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After bursting onto the local and international trail running scene in 2014, anticipation is running high for this year’s race, scheduled to take place on 3 October. UTCT 2015 will again feature two ultra distances of 100km and 65km, as well as a shorter ‘urban-trail’ of 20km. Race director Nic Bornman explains: ‘For decades South Africa have boasted the world’s ...

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