Tag Archives: Torpedo SwimRun

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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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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Torpedo SwimRun Val de Vie set to be a cracker

Torpedo SwimRun Val de Vie will be happening on 3 February 2019 on the well-known Franschhoek lifestyle estate, and is attracting  competitive athletes and beginner swimrunners who want to try out the sport.   Swimrun is a relatively new sport that originated in Sweden, and offers off-road and open-water adventure along coastal and inland waterways, with routes designed around the ...

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Records smashed at Torpedo SwimRun Cape

Cape Town, 18 November. The third edition of the Torpedo SwimRun Cape saw records tumble in both the Men’s and the Women’s categories. Last year’s Mixed category winners, siblings Nick and Alexandra Quenet, now competing in the Men’s and Women’s categories, each took the wins with their respective race partners.   Conditions in the water were challenging due to a ...

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Torpedo SwimRun Series Expands again

The Torpedo SwimRun Series is growing, with the recent announcement that the newest event, Torpedo SwimRun Val de Vie, will be happening on 3 February 2019 on the well-known Franschhoek lifestyle estate, and will draw both competitive athletes and beginner swimrunners who want to try out the sport.   Swimrun is a relatively new sport that originated in Sweden, and ...

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Second Torpedo swimrun a great success

(Cape Town. 20 November). The second Torpedo SwimRun yesterday saw a field of over 100 two-person teams negotiate multiple run and swim segments from Sandy Bay to Clifton 4th beach in Cape Town. The natural beauty of the course, located on the Cape Town Atlantic Seaboard, is resulting in the race fast becoming an iconic event for both serious athletes ...

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