Tag Archives: Ultra-trail Cape Town

Salomon South Africa partners with Ultra-Trail Cape Town

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In a move that forms a powerful collaboration between two benchmark brands in the trail running arena, Ultra-Trail Cape Town (UTCT) has welcomed Salomon on board as presenting sponsor. On 2 December 2017, UTCT will celebrate its 4th year of continued growth, as well as its debut on the Ultra-Trail World Tour. The event, which includes race distances of 35km, ...

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Mitsubishi Partners with Ultra-Trail Cape Town


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


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


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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