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Edendale race is this Sunday

Edendale race is this Sunday

10 November 2015 - With the ninth edition of the annual Greater Edendale Race being hosted this Sunday, 15 November 2015, the organisers have called on runners to be part of the popular community road-running event. ...
Hilly Soweto

Hilly Soweto

30 October 2015 - The 42 kilometre Marathon The 42 kilometre marathon has a total gain of 458 metres, which means that there are plenty of hills for the hill climbers to enjoy. The route starts out downh...
Make sure you get your race pack

Make sure you get your race pack

29 October 2015 - In spite of only opening at 09:00 this morning, hundreds of athletes registered for the Soweto Marathon have already collected their race packs. Race pack collection is currently taking place ...
Running for PinkDrive

Running for PinkDrive

29 October 2015 - The 2015 Totalsports Women’s Race series saw just under 13 000 runners and walkers join forces in Durban, Johannesburg and Stellenbosch where they ran their city in support of PinkDrive. ...
ONERUN named race of the year

ONERUN named race of the year

28 October 2015 - The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN was named “Race of the Year” at the Western Province Athletics Annual Awards function held in Cape Town this past weekend. The WPA Awards evening was a ...
Iron man action expected

Iron man action expected

27 October 2015 - Don’t forget the Standard Bank 5150 Africa Championship this weekend at Germiston Lake. Hosted by the City of Ekurhuleni, this event includes a 1.5 km swim, a 40 km bike ride and a 10 km...
Gauteng track and field in full swing

Gauteng track and field in full swing

22 October 2015 - Central Gauteng Athletics hosted the third league meeting of the season on Saturday, 10 October 2015, at Germiston stadium. The meeting was well attended by mostly the Sub Youth athletes who a...
Germiston attracts large tri field

Germiston attracts large tri field

21 October 2015 - The Standard Bank 5150 Ekurhuleni African Championship takes place for the third time having become one of the most popular triathlons in South Africa. The event is the flagship race in the Standar...
Running for the SPCA

Running for the SPCA

20 October 2015 - The organisers of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN are excited to welcome the Cape Of Good Hope SPCA as an event charity for 2016. According to Sue Ullyett, event manager of the FNB Cape Town 12 ...
Soweto Marathon 10 km route description

Soweto Marathon 10 km route description

09 October 2015 - Participants of the 10 kilometre route will have plenty to see while they make their way around this route. After starting on the Golden Highway, runners will turn right at the slipway onto Ra...
Soweto Half Marathon route description

Soweto Half Marathon route description

08 October 2015 - Everyone who knows the route advises that you should keep something in reserve for the last part of the Soweto Half Marathon. And this year’s 21.098 km route is no exception. After start...
Two more for 2016 XTERRA

Two more for 2016 XTERRA

08 October 2015 - Stillwater Sports, the organisers of South Africa’s leading off-road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA presented by Rehidrat® Sport, are excited to introduce two fun and exciting competitio...
Race name change

Race name change

08 October 2015 - The Liqui Fruit Irene Half Marathon organised by the Irene Athletics Club will now be known as the King Price Irene Farm Race.
Soweto Marathon route description

Soweto Marathon route description

06 October 2015 - There are a few changes from last year, but the Old Mutual Soweto Marathon promises to have the same amazing atmosphere as it had last year. After starting at Nasrec, runners will then turn ri...
Deadline for Soweto Marathon registration extended

Deadline for Soweto Marathon registration extended

05 October 2015 - Runners who have not yet registered for the Old Mutual Soweto Marathon now have two extra weeks to enter The People’s Race, taking place on Sunday, 1 November 2015. The registration da...
Running wild for conservation

Running wild for conservation

02 October 2015 - Runners who take on the Kruger2Canyon Challenge this weekend will be rewarded with the spectacular and vast natural beauty of the Mpumalanga/Limpopo region. The Kruger2Canyon Challenge is the ...
Six runners pan across Cape Town from coast to ridge

Six runners pan across Cape Town from coast to ridge

01 October 2015 - In IGNITE YOUR CITY – Cape Town, PUMA will take six local runners for an ambitious dash through the streets and uphill roads of the Mother City. The crew starts their run at the beach, a...
Spar yourself for this one

Spar yourself for this one

30 September 2015 - It doesn’t matter whether you are old, young, in shape, out of shape, an elite runner or a social plodder, the Johannesburg SPAR Women’s 10 km Challenge is just for you. Taking pla...
Midlands prepares for Ultra

Midlands prepares for Ultra

25 September 2015 - The KZN Midlands is once again gearing up to host over 1500 competitors and their families for the Midlands Ultra Triathlon on 29 November. This biannual ultra-triathlon attracts amateur and p...
Check out the Soweto Marathon route

Check out the Soweto Marathon route

23 September 2015 - It’s time to lace up your takkies or line the streets of Soweto in support of the 2015 Old Mutual Soweto Marathon – this year all routes run closer to the richest heritage trail, celebr...
Get your Iron on!

Get your Iron on!

21 September 2015 - Entries for South Africa’s biggest standard distance triathlon, the Standard Bank 5150 Ekurhuleni African Championship closes in less than a month. The flagship event in the Standard Ban...
Get your Xterra entries in!

Get your Xterra entries in!

18 September 2015 - Online entries for the 2016 XTERRA SA Season have opened so get your entry in as soon as possible and you could win an overseas trip or a bicycle. Renowned as South Africa’s premier off-...
Celebrating the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon

Celebrating the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon

16 September 2015 - With another year of preparation and hard work behind them, the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon organisers are ready to celebrate the second edition of the relaunched race, and there are festivities, eve...
Impi Challenge excitement

Impi Challenge excitement

15 September 2015 - The IMPI Challenge will head to the picturesque Van Gaalens Cheese Farm near Hartbeespoort, North West Province one last time in 2015. It will take place on Thursday, 24 September and elite en...
Last chance to enter City2City

Last chance to enter City2City

14 September 2015 - If you haven’t entered the City2City Ultra-Marathon yet, you’ve still got a few days. Set to take place on 27 September, this race is organised by Central Gauteng Athletics (CGA), ...
Lebogang set to win Spar Grand Prix

Lebogang set to win Spar Grand Prix

11 September 2015 - With only one race left in the SPAR Women’s 10 kilometre Challenge series, Lebogang Phalula appears to have all but wrapped up the Grand Prix title. She has finished in the top three in ...
Central Gauteng Track & Field sets off

Central Gauteng Track & Field sets off

10 September 2015 - Central Gauteng Athletics (CGA) will kick off the 2015/2016 Track and Field season in the province on Saturday 26 September at Germiston Stadium. “After a great season last year, which s...
Hey girls, get your gear ready for the Spar Joberg Challenge

Hey girls, get your gear ready for the Spar Joberg Challenge

09 September 2015 - Spring is here, which means it is time for the women of Johannesburg to take to the roads to prepare for the SPAR Women’s 10 kilometre Challenge at the Wanderers Sporting Club on Sunday 11 Oc...
JOCKEY TRAIL RUN /WALK – FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY.

JOCKEY TRAIL RUN /WALK – FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY.

09 December 2014 - There is something special on offer for all levels of fitness at the Jockey Trail Run/Walk which takes place at 6am on Sunday 14 December and officially opens the Annual Umhlanga Summer Festival 2014....
Falke Spring Trail Run

Falke Spring Trail Run

14 October 2014 - FALKE SPRING TRAIL RUN Runners should diarise Sunday, 19 October when the third race in the Falke Trail Run Series will be hosted at L’Avenir Farm. The seasonal runs have proofed to be very...