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Fedhealth IMPI Challenge #4

Date: Saturday, 17 November 2018 A highlight on SA’s Obstacle Course Racing (OCR) calendar, the Fedhealth IMPI Challenge will celebrate a decade of OCR fun at Wiesenhof Wildlife Park in Stellenbosch. A trail run with a twist, the Fedhealth IMPI Challenge is known for its beautiful trails and challenging but fun natural and manmade obstacles. Focusing on family involvement, healthy ...

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Stay safe while cycling

Hit and run crashes involving cyclists have become a common phenomenon in South Africa. Many of these accidents occur in the early hours of the morning when drivers return from a night out on the town. “Many cycle in the early morning hours, out of necessity or preference. Especially over weekends, cyclists need to be extremely careful and alert on ...

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Nissan Trailseeker MTB Series event #4

Date: 18 August 2018 Taking place at the heart of the Cape Winelands on The Bosman Family Vineyard, the second leg of the Western Cape series guarantees picturesque views and idyllic routes for all riders. There is a new route from previous years, with a wide range of distances available, including 70km, 40km, 20km and 10km options. Bring the family ...

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Get ready to get dirty, Tough Mudder is coming to SA!

The popular global obstacle course race (OCR) series will be heading to South Africa in September, in the form of the inaugural Discovery Tough Mudder. The first Discovery Tough Mudder event will take place from 15-16 September, 2018 at Old Mac Daddy in Elgin in the Western Cape. The weekend will feature the signature Tough Mudder challenge, a 16 km ...

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Van Tonder becomes first Warrior brand ambassador

The meteoric rise of obstacle course racing (OCR) in South Africa has been fuelled to a large etent by the ever-popular Warrior OCR events, which launched in 2013. Today, Toyota Warrior, powered by Reebok, remains at the forefront of OCR in South Africa with world-class obstacles, innovative courses and over 4,000 competitors, including many of the country’s top OCR athletes. ...

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New film showcases iconic Karkloof 100-miler

A new film showcasing the inaugural Karkloof 100 – a 100-mile footrace through the heart of the Karkloof in KwaZulu-Natal, has received rave reviews from trail running enthusiasts all over South Africa. Presented by KZN-based NPC, the Southern Lodestar Foundation, in association with KZN Trail Running and Amehlo Productions, Hundred Mile Horizon is more than just a highlights reel of ...

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trapNET 360

Date: 20-22 July 2018 The latest new addition to the cycling calendar in Gauteng takes place at SuperSport Park Cricket Stadium in Centurion, offering cycling events, a cycling and lifestyle expo and a wide variety of entertainment for the entire family. trapNET Junior events, which include a 1km pushcart, 2.5km and 5km options, takes place on Saturday, where parents and ...

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Toyota Warrior Race #5 & OCR Champs

Date: 14 & 15 July 2018 Set against a backdrop of pristine beaches, unspoiled forest, rivers and estuaries, lies the Blythedale Coastal Estate. It is the perfect setting for an adventure, and the location for the next Toyota Warrior Race, powered by Reebok. Competitors will once again be challenged to #BeMore and conquer carefully chosen obstacles that extend over a ...

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The Cathedral Peak Challenge

Date: 1 June to 30 September 2018 Conceptualised by the owner of the Cathedral Peak Hotel, William Van Der Riet, The Cathedral Peak Challenge is a20.7km trip that starts at the Cathedral Peak Hotel and goes right to the top of the iconic mountain and back again, with a total ascent of 1531m.Anyone who thinks they can conquer the Peak’s ...

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Entries For Joberg2c Are Open

Dates: 26 April – 4 May 2019 South Africa’s longest mountain stage race turns 10 in 2019, and entries to the iconic joBerg2c are now open. The nine-day, 900km joBerg2c offers participants a truly memorable experience on the bike. Since its inception, the joBerg2c has sought to show riders the best of South Africa, while also providing exceptional race villages ...

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