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Swimrun sport takes hold in Gauteng with Torpedo SwimRun Moon

Adventurous sportspeople in Gauteng are readying themselves for Torpedo SwimRun Moon presented by OUTsurance, a swimrun event that takes place on Sunday 25 April at Cradle Moon Lakeside Reserve in Muldersdrift.   SwimRun is different from triathlon in that there is no transition between the multiple running and swimming segments – athletes run in their costumes/wetsuits and they swim in their ...

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Schoeman gearing up for exciting 2021 season

South Africa’s premier triathlete and Elite Athlete Development Programme star Henri Schoeman (pictured) is looking forward to competing on the international stage again ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games in July. Photo Supplied Durban – South African triathlon star and Elite Athlete Development Programme member Henri Schoeman is keen to get himself back to international competition as he builds up ...

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Watkinson and Trautman Swim and Run to Torpedo Cape Victory

Annah Watkinson sends her fellow mixed category podium finishers ducking for cover as she celebrates her Torpedo SwimRun Cape by OUTsurance victory with a fountain of MCC. Photo by Johann Minnaar/Threshold Photography. Two of South Africa’s premier triathletes, Annah Watkinson and Matt Trautman, strayed far from their usual road racing roots to take part in the Torpedo SwimRun Cape by ...

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South Africa’s Finest Head toward the Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape, GQEBERHA: Swimmers from around the country will head down to Africa’s water sports capital for the continent’s toughest Indian Ocean swim this weekend Pollok Beach will play host to the Jendamark Bellbuoy Challenge when South Africa’s best swimmers descend to take part in the annual race. Swimmers will start in front of Summerstrand Lifesaving club and swim out ...

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Sawyer, Cooke take Peoples triathlon title

Photo Credit: Richard Pearce Photography A small but competitive field gathered for the first St Francis half ironman distance race this past Sunday.  With a pristine venue and perfect conditions for the start, it was race favourite Keegan Cooke who dominated from the outset as he produced a near flawless performance to take the title.  His counterpart, Mariella Sawyer, came ...

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OUTsurance to Present the Torpedo SwimRun Series in 2020 and Beyond

The Torpedo SwimRun presented by OUTsurance series is made up of both competitive and non-competitive events. Photo by Caleb Bjergfelt. OUTsurance, the insurer where you always get something out, will help ensure you get in[to] SwimRuns this year, and beyond. Torpedo SwimRun, South Africa’s premier SwimRun event organisers, are proud to announce OUTsurance as the series’ presenting sponsor. The sponsorship ...

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Blaze Torpedo’s shortest, sharpest 1000m SwimRun

1000m SwimRun CircuitAthletes will dice it out over the action-packed SwimRun Circuit that features 3 sprint swims and 4 redline runs. Download the KnockOut Circuit by clicking on the map above. Seven Age CategoriesFor fair battles, the racing will be spread across age groups. We have set seven age categories in both Women and Men from under 15 to 100+. Two Hour ...

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Thornlands Virtual Duathlon Champs

We challenge all learners to our Thornlands Virtual Duathlon Championship this August 2020. This event will run from Saturday, 1 August 2020, with the entries closing at 17:00 on Monday 31 August 2020. HOW WILL IT WORK? The distance to be completed is 2km run/5km cycle/1km run.   To enter: INDIVIDUAL entry – boys and girls in the age group ...

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