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[EVENT] Beet It Sport #BeetYourBest Trail Run Challenge
Dates: 25 September & 23 October 2021 Local lifestyle-sports marketing agency, Stillwater Sports has launched the Beet It Sport #BeetYourBest Trail Run Challenge. The series consists of two trail runs and will take place at the beautiful Blaauwklippen Wine Estate (Stellenbosch). Event 1 in September will cover an 8km... Read more
A beginner’s guide to trail running
Lockdown cabin fever prompted many of us to literally head for the hills. The desire to get outdoors and reconnect with nature meant hiking trails around major cities experienced a boom in foot traffic when lockdown restrictions eased as hikers and runners took to the single track. As these... Read more
[EVENT] Thirsti AfricanX Trailrun National Series
South Africa’s premier 3-day stage trail run, the Thirsti AfricanX Trailrun will expand into a National Series of events this year. Event organisers, Stillwater Sports announced an additional 2 events in 2021, with 5 planned for 2022. The iconic 3-day event took place in March at Houw Hoek Inn... Read more
SA trail running duo break world record on Table Mountain
Local trail runners AJ Calitz and Biogen-sponsored athlete Christiaan Greyling wrote their names into the record books with a gutsy ascent of Table Mountain’s fabled Platteklip Gorge. The pair beat the previous record of 13 ascents in 24 hours by completing a gruelling 14 ascents in 20 hours, climbing... Read more
[MAY] Savanna Origin of Trails Training Run #1
Date: 22 May 2021 The Savanna Origin of Trails Training Run #1 is is happening at Blaauwklippen Wine Estate this coming Saturday. The training run will consist of a 12–15km route and runners can choose to join one of three groups, depending on the pace they would like to... Read more
[AUG] The Hour Endurance Challenge
Dates: 7-9 August 2021 Trail runners and mountain bikers can start preparing for another edition of this endurance race concept that is growing in popularity worldwide. This crazy event will challenge everything you always thought you knew about endurance lap racing. The hour endurance challenge favours the strongest mind,... Read more
[SEPT] Wildcoast Wildrun
Dates: 8-12 September 2021 Take a three-day boutique running holiday along South Africa’s Wild Coast for a slice of unfenced coastal paradisethat traverses the rural homeland of the isiXhosa people. This is a trail running kaleidoscope which, at it’s heart, is wild in every sense of the word. Run... Read more
[MAY] Trail Series Super League 2021 Paarl Mountain
Date: 23 May 2021 Trail Series Super League organisers have a green light to commence with the first race in the 2021 series under strict Covid-19 conditions. Runners can choose from 7.5km, 13.5km or new 20km routes that traverse gardens of an iconic and magnificent national monument and spectacular... Read more
Thirsti AfricanX 2021 routes announced
Event organiser, Stillwater Sports, has announced the routes of the 11th edition of the Thirsti AfricanX Trailrun, which takes place at the Houw Hoek Hotel, in the Western Cape, over the weekend of 26 – 28 March 2021. South Africa’s premier three-day stage trail run, will see teams of... Read more
[EVENT] 2021 Trail Series®
Get back on track with the Trail Series®, which has been the cornerstone of short course trail running in SA since 2008. Whether you’re a novice trail runner or an experienced campaigner at the top of your game, the Trail Series® is your ticket to trail running variety and... Read more