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The IronCowboy: 50 IRONMAN, 50 states, 50 days

For most people, the thought of completing just one IRONMAN triathlon is a daunting one. Now imagine doing 50 of them, in all 50 states of the USA, in 50 days! On 6 June, James Lawrence dubbed the “IronCowboy”, began a quest to complete this seemingly impossible feat. The stunt, which began in Hawaii, had many skeptical at first, not least because of the physical strain he would go through, but for the logistical and […]

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Things get hot at 2015 Featherbed Trail Run

A wintery week in Knysna heated up fast with the eventful Featherbed Trail Run. The same record broken within a few hours, an athlete suffered […]
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20° South: Running from Namibia to Mozambique

The 20° South run is an expedition of monumental proportions. Darren Clarke and Jon O’Hanlon are attempting to cross the width of Africa along its […]

Events

Wolkberg Trail Run

ClemenGold Wolkberg Trail Run 2015

August 8, 2015 – August 9, 2015

This two-day event through the Wolkberg mountains in Limpopo has become a member of the Skyrun Series this year and offers different races for everyone, […]

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    Otterskloof Charity Challenge 2015

    October 17, 2015

    Explore an exquisite 18,000 hectare private game reserve on foot, with no cars in earshot, and no people in sight at the Otterskloof Charity Challenge. All proceeds go to the Good Work Foundation for their work in Philippolis.

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    Qhubeka hits the MTB trails

    The Berg and Bush, a popular multi-stage mountain bike race during October in the Central Drakensberg, is helping spread the Qhubeka initiative’s message after its success on the world stage. At the moment, the Qhubeka initiative is currently enjoying the international spotlight as team MTN-Qhubeka, Africa’s first ProContinental cycling team in the Tour de France, continues to shine. Steve Cumming from the African based team won the 14 stage of the tour after Daniel Teklehaimanot […]

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    Strong South African performance in Zermatt

    The South African team of Thabang Madiba, Lucky Miya, Johardt van Heerden, Karine Bezuidenhout and Megan Mackenzie impressed at the World Long Distance Championship at […]
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    Sick Sandes pulls out of Western States 2015

    South Africa’s Ryan Sandes, who finished second in the 2012 edition of the grueling Western States Ultra, pulled out the night before due to a […]

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