The 3 - event JBayX Trail Run To Form Part Of JBay Winterfest 2015

21 May 2015 - Seagull Travel is proud to present the inaugural Jeffreys Bay Xtreme (JBayX) 2-day / 3-event Trail Run, which forms part of the 2015 Jeffreys Bay WinterFest The JBayX is unique in concept, entailin...
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Nel Sets PB

21 May 2015 - Wenda Nel opened her international campaign at the IAAF World Challenge in Beijing on Wednesday by winning the 400-hurdles in a new personal best time of 54.37s The Tuks/hpc-athlete’s win...

My Lifetime Achievement

21 May 2015 - I use to watch Comrades on TV and never dreamed to run it, as we were told that you need to train 1000 kilometers before you can attempt to run. I 2012 I missed the qualifying by 16 seconds at Sarens...
Comrades Marathon

Comrades Dispensation for Non-Submission of Qualifying Details

20 May 2015 - With 10 days to the 90th celebration of the world’s biggest and best ultra-marathon, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has announced a special lifeline to those runners who failed to su...
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Competition & Fun: The fitCal Night Trail excites!

20 May 2015 - WORDS: Barry Tanner The third fitCal Night Trail Run was held on Monday 18 May at the picturesque Country Club Johannesburg in Woodmead. Runners could choose between a gentle 5km route and a m...
Comrades Marathon

Comrades Official Cut-offs Confirmed

19 May 2015 - The 90th Comrades Marathon, an up-run from Durban to Pietermaritzburg on Sunday, 31 May 2015 will have six official cut-offs along the route. The Comrades Marathon Association’s (CMA) Race Di...
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Provisional SA Squad Announced

18 May 2015 - A provisional SA squad has been announced to compete at the World Champs in Beijing this August. Athletes will still be able to qualify until 10 August 2015.  SA senior squad for the IAAF ...
My Goal

Investing in the Future

13 May 2015 - Without investment, no one will reap the rewards... That’s what KPMG Financial Services Director Pierre Jacobs has always believed in, and why he’s invested in the KPMG-Vorentoe Running...
Balancing Act

Raleigh for Health

13 May 2015 - Media personality and wellness expert Lisa Raleigh gives Modern Athlete a snapshot into her active lifestyle while sharing tips to stay healthy, balanced and stress-free. As a young girl, Lisa...

The Fire That Keeps Burning

13 May 2015 - For 20 years, Yolande Maclean has been a prolific name on the road running circuit, notably for her Comrades gold medal runs, but a knee injury six years ago put the brakes on her running for a whi...
Living Legends

Derek's Double Double

13 May 2015 - Only two athletes have ever won both of South Africa’s premier ultra-marathons in the same year. The one was Frith van der Merwe in 1989, the other was Derek Preiss, the man from Durban who m...
Comrades Marathon

90th Comrades Marathon Medical Provisions

13 May 2015 - The 90th Comrades Marathon which starts outside Durban’s City Hall on Sunday, 31 May 2015 has extensive medical emergency, first aid and physiotherapy provisions for its thousands of particip...
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Makhanya Still On Top

12 May 2015 - Bouncy Mapaseka Makhanya has retained her position at the top of the SPAR Grand Prix ladder, despite finishing eighth in the second Spar Women’s 10km Challenger in Port Elizabeth on Saturday....
Comrades Marathon

Getting Amped for Comrades Marathon

11 May 2015 - Pics from The Comrades Marathon, world's greatest ultra - a gruelling 87km from Durban to Pietermaritzburg. Get ready for this year's race on 31 May 2015. Bamba Iqhaza!
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2015 Comrades Marathon Route Distance Confirmed

08 May 2015 - The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has announced the final race distance for the 90th Comrades Marathon. CMA Race Director, Rowyn James has confirmed that the route measurement has been finali...
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