Happy Birthday Comrades!

12 Jul 2021 — On 24 May, the Comrades Marathon Association celebrated the 100-year anniversary of the first Comrades Marathon on 24 May 1921, with a commemorative Centenary Run and gala event at Comrades House in Pietermaritzburg. With a veritable who’s who of Comra …… read more

Dreaming of 13 peaks

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Tokyo tickets booked

7 Jul 2021 — Check out some of the latest news to come out of the South African Track and Field scene, with a number of athletes hitting the qualifying marks and adding their names to the team list for the Tokyo Olympics in July-August, including Wenda Nel, Gif Leo …… read more

Never stop moving!

6 Jul 2021 — Even though I grew up poor and didn’t have it all, even after 12 operations and working full-time to provide for my children, running has saved me and my family! It has taught me to never give up, to be stronger, to be grateful for every breath I take. …… read more

Features News
Nick Knows Best!

28 Jun 2021 — Nick Bester is a celebrated running coach in South Africa, having worked with some of our most successful runners, including Olympic hopefuls Gerda Steyn and Irvette van Zyl. THIRSTI Water recently caught up with Nick to get his insights into how runne …… read more

Features News
Support on the Long Road!

15 Jun 2021 — When a runner has a dream to use his running to help those in need, it should come as no surprise when his running community rallies to support him. Even if it means running 400km from Pretoria to Makhado. – By Kenneth Mookeng… read more

News Racing
Ann Breaks Record on Trail Debut!

15 Jun 2021 — In April, former Comrades Marathon winner Ann Ashworth literally dived in at the deep end when she tackled her first technical trail race at the Ultra-Trail Drakensberg, and in spite of the challenges posed by altitude, nutrition, gear and navigation, …… read more

Advertorial News
Train with Trusted Trojan

9 Jun 2021 — Introducing the brand-new Trojan Supplement Range, available in Makro stores nationwide! As your trusted health and fitness brand, they have listened to your requests, and they have delivered! The NEW Trojan supplement range is scientifically formulate …… read more

Human Performance. Multiplied

4 Jun 2021 — Ares Group Acquires the ‘Punk Rockers’ of the Performance World For those who aren’t submerged in the supernova whirlwind that is the ‘Tri Life’ you may ask yourself what is the 2XU hype all about and how does it impact the world of sports product offe …… read more

Ad Free News
Run to Clean Up Our Oceans!

18 May 2021 — Ahead of World Oceans Day on June 8, adidas is harnessing the power of sport and using it as a force for change, by inviting you to join in its world-wide campaign to unite and Run for the Oceans! From May 28 to June 8, adidas x Parley Run for the Ocea …… read more

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