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SA OCR Champion, Thomas van Tonder is Top 10 in the World

The world’s top finishers from obstacle course competitions from across the globe descended on Blue Mountain Resort in Ontario, Canada for the independent 2017 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships (OCRWC) this past weekend. Now in its 4th year, the OCRWC has grown significantly since its inaugural race in 2014, with the 2017 event attracting 4000 qualifying athletes from 67 countries. ...

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The Warrior Race is Coming to Town

The Warrior Race is about to take over the Western Cape, and with an unexpected twist. Adventure-seekers are in for a treat as the penultimate round of South Africa’s largest obstacle course racing (OCR) series comes to Meerendal this weekend. The Meerendal Wine Estate will host the event, one of South Africa’s leading wine farms that boast over 300 years ...

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2017 Warrior Race Event #8 The Finale

Date: 25-26 November 2017 The final event is traditionally the largest and this year the prestige of hosting it goes to Riversands Farm in Johannesburg. Entries are open, so make sure this weekend is diarised and set aside. Keep an eye out on social for announcements. Click here for more info

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The Neon Run

Date: 2 September 2017 Get ready, set, glow! Jozi runners and party animals, it’s almost time to light up the night with the incredible lights and sounds of the Neon Run Johannesburg. The 5km course, which you can run, walk, skate or cycle, is lavishly lit with spectacular light activations. Participants are also rewarded at the finish line with show-stopping ...

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HFPA EMS Licence Trainer Courses

Leading educational institution for the Southern African fitness industry, HFPA will be presenting their EMS Licence Trainer Course on 19-20 August 2017 in Bedfordview and on 2-3 September at their Cape Town Campus. EMS training is a time-saving, highly effective training method which trains 90% of the skeletal musculature, including the deep lying layers, all at the same time. A ...

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‘Beat Bolt’ at the FNB Joburg 10K CityRun

Beat Bolt

The second annual FNB Joburg 10K CityRun will boast an exciting #ForeverFaster PUMA ‘Beat Bolt’ on-route competition that is guaranteed to yield impressive 100m sprint times on Sunday, 24 September 2017. Following the sprint legend’s final competitive race at the IAAF Athletics World Champs, the ‘Beat Bolt’ activation allows for city runners to experience the 100m dash as Bolt would ...

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Breedenet Cape Duo Challenge Launched

When the world’s first multi-discipline, multi-stage cycling event takes place in the Western Cape in October, it will put to rest an age-old question of who is better on the bike: roadies or mountain bikers? With South Africa’s fast-growing cycling industry ripe for innovation, the Cape Duo Challenge has a refreshing approach: a four-day, multi-discipline cycling event that will be ...

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Tshwane Classic Secures Road Closure

Tshwane Classic

In a major coup for the event, Tshwane Municipality have given the green light for total road closure for the Tshwane Classic cycle event later this year. South Africa’s capital will join the country’s other major centres in presenting a signature mass participation event, which will take cyclists past a number of historical landmarks on November 5. This, of course, ...

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Adrienne Hersch Randburg Harriers Challenge with Discovery Vitality

Adrienne Hersch

Date: Sunday, 10 September 2017 Soak up the sun and join in on the running action at the Adrienne Hersch Randburg Harriers Challenge with Discovery Vitality, on either the scenic 21.1km, 10km or 5km routes. This race provides the ideal opportunity to test your legs on the legendary hills of Randburg while taking in the spectacular views and enjoying the ...

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2017 Marriott Dargle Trails Festival

marriott

Date: Sunday, 13 August 2017 A highlight in the trail running and MTB calendars, the Marriott Dargle Trails Festival, hosted by the Lions River Club in the Dargle Valley, promises again to be a wonderful day out, with activities for the whole family. The trails will follow a similar route to the 2016 event with spectacular views making the climbs ...

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