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Have Your Say: High Race Fees

19 May 2022 — Columnist Manfred Seidler wrote last month that our races are not over-priced, but his opinion was not shared by all in the running community, as can be seen from the comments we received in response.… read more

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Sprinting into the Record Books

19 May 2022 — South Africa has a new sprinting sensation, Viwe Jingqi, and she is still just 17, but she has already claimed three national records, some of which had stood for more than three decades! – By Wilhelm de Swardt with Sean Falconer… read more

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Running for Reagan

19 May 2022 — This year’s winner of the Sanet Wentzel Spirit Award at the THIRSTI AFRICANX TRAILRUN was Jéan Payne, who is using running to cope with a heart-breaking loss. This is her story. – By Sean Falconer… read more

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Win with the All Out Mile!

17 May 2022 — From inspiration to perspiration the UA ALL OUT MILE provides the motivation, the coaching, and the training plan to run your fastest mile. Starting this May, unique stories from around the world will highlight thousands of runners achieving their pers …… read more







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The Running Mann: New Kid on the Block

29 Apr 2022 — As regular readers of this column know, I love running marathons, and thankfully, the races are coming back at last, so in February I kicked back into marathoning gear with the new Joburg North City Marathon. – By Stuart Mann… read more

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How Smart is Smart?

22 Apr 2022 — In today’s world of hi-tech training, counting steps, Discovery Vitality goals and a general move to wellness, owning a smartwatch has become part and parcel of our active lifestyles, but how do you know what watch suits your needs best? Here we look a …… read more

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PUMA Partners with Elite-Tier Boxer Athletics Club

14 Apr 2022 — PUMA has signed a multi-year partnership with the Boxer Athletics Club which will see the global sports brand providing the top-tier running club with technical PUMA Running apparel and footwear. Boxer Athletics Club was established in 2005 and the clu …… read more

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Gerda’s Marathon Goal

25 Mar 2022 — The country’s fastest female marathon runner, Gerda Steyn, recently signed up to run in adidas shoes and apparel, and we caught up with her to chat about her love of running, and what fuels her Impossible is Nothing attitude.… read more

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Win a VIP Totalsports Two Oceans experience worth R50k with HUAWEI WATCH GT3

7 Mar 2022 — The recently launched HUAWEI Watch GT 3 has already won three accolades from top global media outlets for sleek and sturdy design, great battery life, accurate health and fitness monitoring, overall great performance, and more! Boasting leading innovat …… read more

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Hollywoodbets gets the inside lane in South African athletics

2 Mar 2022 — The running season is now in full swing, and the Hollywoodbets Athletics Club, a division of leading sports betting operator Hollywoodbets, has aimed for the stars as it unveiled the signing of some of South Africa’s brightest talents. 2018 Comrades Ma …… read more

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