Category : Sport

Spar race

Entries now open for Maritzburg SPAR Women’s 10/5km

Entries are now open for this year’s Maritzburg SPAR Women’s 10/5km  Challenge, which takes place around Alexandra Park in the capital city on Sunday, August 20. An expected field of 4,500 runners/walkers will take the challenge over the 10km and…

No Comments / July 31, 2017

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Zip Zap captivates the international stage

From the start, 2017 has been an action packed year for Zip Zap. Performers have had the incredible honour to perform in Reunion Island for the festival “Leu Tempo”, in Zurich, Switzerland at a charity tennis game between Roger Federer…

No Comments / June 28, 2017

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Get your entries in now for the Sound Harmonics Harrismith Mountain Race

On Saturday the 21st of October, the town of Harrismith will once again be abuzz with excitement for the 95th running of the annual Sound Harmonics Harrismith Mountain Race. Although only 15km, the race has been named one of the…

No Comments / June 26, 2017

Zip Zap Circus

25 Years: An acrobatic walk down memory lane

It all started 25 years ago, when co-founders of Zip Zap Circus School, Brent van Rensburg and Laurence Estève, hung a trapeze bar in a tree at Zimasa Primary School in Langa. Their goal at the time was simple and…

No Comments / April 6, 2017

Kyle Buckingham

Kyle Buckingham on Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship

This Sunday, 02 April 2017, South African Pro Triathlete, Kyle Buckingham, will be lining up at the start of the Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship in Hobie Beach, Port Elizabeth. Kyle is hoping for a podium placing in this race,…

No Comments / March 28, 2017

2017 KZN hockey

2017 SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge

It was a day that young hockey players had to really dig deep to sustain their games in sweltering heat in the first of the regionals in the 2017 SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge which saw Ferrum High School…

No Comments / March 6, 2017

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Perfect conditions at 20th SkyRun

Perfect weather conditions at the 20th running of the legendary SkyRun presented by Salomon made for intense jostling for position between AJ Calitz, Christiaan Greyling and Lucky Miya for most of the race. Christiaan managed to pip virgin 100km route…

No Comments / November 24, 2016

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Anthony Brooks in SA for Speedcubing Championships

For those of us known to puzzle for hours over Rubik’s Cube, it may come as a surprise to learn that the world’s speedcubing record-holders are routinely faster than ‘the fastest human ever timed’, Jamaican sprinter, Usain Bolt. As a…

No Comments / November 21, 2016

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SkyRun, but different!

This year, for the 20th running of SkyRun presented by Salomon, race photographer Kelvin Trautman will be doing things slightly differently in an effort to capture a lesser seen side of ultra marathon races. On the 19th of November, Kelvin,…

No Comments / November 3, 2016

Ultra Trail Cape Town

GREENPOP & ULTRA TRAIL CAPE TOWN JOIN FORCES FOR 2016 RACE

Wanting to run the 65km route in this year’s Ultra Trail Cape Town (UTCT) event, but don’t have the funds or haven’t gotten around to entering yet? Well here is your chance to get two free entries and do a ‘green-load’…

No Comments / September 28, 2016