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Fast Pace Expected in Cape Town SPAR Women's 10km Challenge

Fast Pace Expected in Cape Town SPAR Women's 10km Challenge

22 May 2019 - There will be a very strong field of runners in the SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge at the Green Point Stadium in Cape Town on Sunday. Since the SPAR Grand Prix was opened to international a...
Never Say Never

Never Say Never

15 August 2017 - I believe that you should never let anybody tell you that “you will never do this again,” because if you really want it, you can do it. – BY SU-YEN THORNHILL For the last 10 ...
MOLOTSANE LEADS SPAR GRAND PRIX AT HALFWAY STAGE

MOLOTSANE LEADS SPAR GRAND PRIX AT HALFWAY STAGE

14 June 2017 - Johannesburg, South Africa - The SPAR Grand Prix has reached the halfway stage, with three SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge races completed and three to go. Challenge newcomer Kesa Molotsane has moved ...
Press Truck Misadventures

Press Truck Misadventures

28 October 2016 - From losing clothes and being attacked by a branch to surviving frostbite and beer before sunrise, I’ve had some interesting times as a running journo! – BY MODERN ATHLETE EDITOR SEAN F...
Spar Challenge Patrons Urge Women To Show They Care

Spar Challenge Patrons Urge Women To Show They Care

06 October 2016 - Best known as Felicity in the popular soapie, 7de Laan, Mel de Bois is an ardent supporter of the SPAR Women’s Challenge, Joburg's most beautiful road race. “I think the SPAR...
Get Off the Couch for Joburg's Most Beautiful Road Race

Get Off the Couch for Joburg's Most Beautiful Road Race

08 September 2016 - Johannesburg, South Africa – Athletics fever is at an all-time high in the country following the recent Rio Olympics. South Africans are still celebrating the achievements of Team South Africa, with...
Irvette van Zyl in Top Racing Shape

Irvette van Zyl in Top Racing Shape

06 June 2016 - Irvette van Zyl’s brilliant year continued on Sunday, 5 June when she took top spot in the women's category at the SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge at Growthpoint Kings Park Stadium in D...
Irvette sets her sights on Spar

Irvette sets her sights on Spar

07 October 2015 - Whether she is called a ‘running mom’ or a ‘mom on the run’, Irvette van Zyl, hopes to get her Olympic dreams back on track when she competes in the Spar 10km Women’s ...
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 ...
LEBOGANG PHALULA SPRINTS TO VICTORY

LEBOGANG PHALULA SPRINTS TO VICTORY

08 June 2015 - Defending champion Lebogang Phalula sprinted the last kilometre to win the Durban leg of the Spar Women’s Challenge in 33.36 minutes on Sunday morning. Phalula ran much of the race alongs...
There's a buzz ahead of Spar Women's Challenge

There's a buzz ahead of Spar Women's Challenge

25 March 2015 - There’s something of a buzz ahead of the first SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge in Cape Town on Sunday. Most of South Africa’s top women runners will be taking part in the race, w...
Kalmer claims Pietermaritzburg Spar Women's 10km

Kalmer claims Pietermaritzburg Spar Women's 10km

23 June 2014 - It was pretty much a solo run for Rene Kalmer as she took top honours in the Pietermaritzburg SPAR Women’s 10km today in a time of 34.13 on an icey winter’s morning in KZN’s Capit...
SPAR Women’s Challenge 2014 Pretoria Officially Launched

SPAR Women’s Challenge 2014 Pretoria Officially Launched

05 June 2014 - Yesterday the official launch for the Pretoria leg of the SPAR Women’s Challenge in association with Jacaranda FM was held at Atterbury Theatre in Pretoria. The launch heralds the official op...