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FNB Durban 10K CitySurfRun awarded IAAF Bronze Label status

The fast and popular FNB Durban 10K CitySurfRun has been awarded the Bronze Label status by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF). “We are proud to welcome the Bronze Label status for our second FNB Run Your City Series event,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports. “Receiving this…

Chepkirui smashes all-comers record at FNB Durban 10K CitySurfRun
The fastest woman in the world over 10km in 2019, Kenya’s Sheila Chepkirui, came to South Africa and conquered in emphatic fashion! Chepkirui lived up to her billing as race favourite for the 2019 FNB Durban 10K CitySurfRun on Sunday 13 October 2019, when she took 4 seconds off... Read more
Cape Epic riders will have sock game on point with Falke as official technical sock sponsor
Renowned local sock brand, Falke – you can find certain products at Dis-Chem stores – has joined forces with the Absa Cape Epic as the official technical sock partner for the next 3 years. As the pinnacle of mountain bike stage racing, the Absa Cape Epic route takes riders... Read more
FNB Run Your City Series heads to Maputo
The FNB Run Your City Series has extended its African footprint with the introduction of the FNB Maputo 10K CityRun, which will take place on Maputo City Day, Sunday 10 November. Promoted by the Municipal Council and FNB, the FNB Maputo 10K CityRun will offer participants a unique opportunity... Read more
Ladies light up Joburg roads at women’s 10km race
More than 13,000 runners lined up for the Spar Women’s 10km Challenge and the 5km Fun Run in Joburg on Sunday, 6 October. Namibian sensation Helalia Johannes put on another stellar performance to win the 10km race in a record time of 33.16 minutes. It was her sixth consecutive... Read more
Cape Mile swim race discontinued in 2020
After five action-packed years of racing, the organisers of the Western Cape’s popular open water swim, the Cape Mile, have announced that the event will not continue in 2020. While for the past five years the Cape Mile enjoyed year-on-year growth in entries and attracted a strong field of... Read more
Dis-Chem announces exciting new product listings
With the Spring and Summer seasons upon us, loyal Dis-Chem shoppers can expect to find a host of new supplements and functional health and fitness products on store shelves in October, November and December. The latest updates to Dis-Chem’s constantly evolving and extensive range of leading local and international... Read more
Expanded Youthful Living range hits Dis-Chem stores
Dis-Chem shoppers can now find an expanded range of Youthful Living’s great-tasting healthy products. All products are made from natural organic ingredients. The range includes: Lifestyle whey: A lean body high-protein whey shake that contains added vitamins, with no trans fats. Vegan Shake: A high-protein, low-carbohydrate, sugar-free vegan shake... Read more
Ngeno smashes course record at FNB Joburg 10K CityRun
Almost 15,000 runners lined up outside FNB Bank City in Simmonds street on National Heritage Day (Tuesday, 24 September) for the 4th running of the FNB Joburg 10K CityRun, which took place in ideal conditions. The FNB Run Your City Series attracts international athletes to compete against South Africa’s... Read more
8000 celebrate Spring at the Discovery Jacaranda FM Spring Walk
Just under 8,000 participants celebrated the start of the season at the 8th annual Discovery Jacaranda FM Spring Walk on Saturday 14 September. The popular Pretoria-based event took place at the iconic Loftus Versfeld and catered for people of all ages, with 5km, 10km and 15km routes on offer,... Read more
Registration open for Sanlam Cape Town Marathon
About 26,000 runners will descend on Cape Town this weekend, to run Africa’s only IAAF Gold Label-status city marathon. This year’s event is billed as the most ambitious as far as the elite-athlete contingent is concerned, and will offer a larger, more exciting registration at the world-class Century City... Read more