Tag Archives: Cape Town

Robyn races TriRock Robben Island

Please excuse me, but how often does one get to do a triathlon on an island named after you? Sorry, I mean an island with the same name as you. Robben Island is the island, 7km away from Cape Town, where Nelson Mandela spent 18 years of his 27 year prison sentence, and, as such, forms an important part of ...

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Comedians team up for IMPI Challenge

Well known stand-up comedian, Angel Campey has roped in a number of her friends and fellow comedians to take on the action packed IMPI Challenge at the picturesque Lievland Wine Estate  (Stellenbosch) the weekend of 18 and 19 October 2014. “I took part in my first IMPI event, the 6km IMPI Dash in April this year.  I wasn’t ready for the full ...

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Cape Town Cycle Tour general entries close in record time

(Cape Town, 26 September 2014) General entries for the 2015 Cape Town Cycle Tour, the world’s largest timed cycle race, have closed in record time – a staggering 8 hours! Entries opened at 14h00 on Friday, 26 September and by 22h00 all general entries had been filled. The Cycle Tour – in recognition of its global status and international appeal – was ...

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Ultra-Trail Cape Town storms South African offroad running scene

  In just less than three months, the iconic Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa will play host to a brand new ultra-trail running event on the South African racing calendar. Much anticipation is building amongst the local and international trail running communities as entries for the inaugural Ultra-Trail Cape Town (UTCT) continue to pour in since having been ...

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Cape Town to host major Ultra-trail race

Cape Town, 18 June 2014: France has the Ultra-Trail Mont Blanc and Japan the Ultra-Trail Mount Fuji. Now South Africa has an Ultra-Trail race to match. Entries open today for the inaugural Ultra-Trail Cape Town, South Africa’s longest trail race to date at 100km across Table Mountain, set to take place on 25 October 2014. The race covers the iconic ...

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