Running

Overberg set for double the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN action!

Seen here (from left to right):  Tania Gouws and Mariaan Viljoen in action during the 2021 THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 3-Day Stage Race.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg The Overberg Region will once again host South Africa’s premier 3-Day Stage Trail Run, the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUNthat will take place at the Houw Hoek Hotel from Saturday 19 – Monday 21 March 2022, but before then ...

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THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN calendar of events adapted!

In light of the current status of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa event organisers, Stillwater Sports, have released an adapted calendar of events for the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN with the exclusion of the THIRSTI AFRICANX 2-Day XPLORE that was scheduled to take place at the Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij, Hartbeespoort (North West Province) in August 2021.   Seen here:  Ashraf and Roldah Orrie in ...

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Run Your City Series welcomes #RYCStrideTribe Ambassadors!

After an intense 6-week “Ambassador Search Campaign” that required entrants to prove that they are the Run Your City (RYC) Series’ #Number1 fan, Event Organisers are excited to release the names of the three runners that will join the #RYCStrideTribe in 2021! Seen here: Nonhlakanipho Tau from Randburg (Johannesburg). After an intense 6-week “Ambassador Search Campaign” that required entrants to ...

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Entries open for 2022 THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 3-Day Stage Race (WC) and 2-Day XPLORE (KZN)!

Seen here:  Trail runners enjoying the action of the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 3-Day Stage Race earlier this year.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg This coming Thursday 01 July 2021 marks the entries opening date for the 2022 THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 3-Day Stage Race that will take place at the Houw Hoek Hotel (Western Cape) from Saturday 19 March till Monday 21 March 2022 and the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN ...

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Stillwater Sports launches Beet It Sport #BeetYourBest Trail Run Challenge

Seen here:  Mazu Ndadani, in the colours of Beet It Sport, in action during the 2021 THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 3-Day Stage Race.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg Local lifestyle-sports marketing agency, Stillwater Sports, is excited to launch the Beet It Sport #BeetYourBest Trail Run Challenge that will consist of two trail runs and will take place at the beautiful Blaauwklippen Wine Estate (Stellenbosch) on Saturday 24 July ...

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Entries are open for the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 2-Day XPLORE (NWP) and 1-Day XPERIENCE (WC)!

Entries are open for the exciting THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 2-Day XPLORE that will take place at the Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij, Hartbeespoort (North West Province) in August 2021 and the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN 1-DayXPERIENCE that will take place at the Paul Cluver Wine Estate, Grabouw (Western Cape) in September 2021.  Whether entering the 2-Day XPLORE or 1-Day XPERIENCE, both events boast magnificent trails that are combined with spectacular views, a ...

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Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience set to celebrate the splendor of Stellenbosch!

Excitement builds as trail runners countdown the days to one of Stellenbosch’s most iconic trail runs, the Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience that will take place at the picturesque Blaauwklippen Wine Estate on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 June 2021.  Seen here:  Trail Runners enjoying the magnificent Blaauwklippen trails during a Savanna Origin of Trails Training Run in the build ...

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Groeneveld and Van Niekerk Crowned Old Fisherman’s Trail Challenge Champions

Lijan van Niekerk distanced Samantha Reilly and Marna van Deventer near the summit of the first climb, before running home the dominant victor of the 2021 Old Fisherman’s Trail Challenge. Photo by Peter Kirk Media. Llewelyn Groeneveld and Lijan van Niekerk claimed the 2021 Old Fisherman’s Trail Challenge titles on Saturday, 5 June. The pair won the men’s and women’s ...

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Savanna Origin of Trails Training Run #2 ready to explore Blaauwklippen’s spectacular trails!

Trail running enthusiasts can look forward to exploring Blaauwklippen Wine Estate’s pristine trails at the exciting Savanna Origin of Trails Training Run #2 on Saturday 12 June 2021.  The Savanna Origin of Trails Training Run #2 is the perfect way for trail runners to familiarize themselves with the routes that will form part of the 3rd annual Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run ...

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