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McCann world-class run seals trail segment

Toni McCann with German athlete, Marion Leiberich after their run on Friday, July 31. Leiberich’s 1:47:58 moved her to third in the final rankings Top women's ultra trail runner Toni McCann vaulted...

Steyn signs up for virtual Cape Town

Gerda Steyn celebrates after winning the 2019 Two Oceans ultra marathon. Photo: Stephen Granger South African ultra-marathon sensation, Gerda Steyn has signed up for the 2020 Cape Town Marathon. The marathon - which...

South African trail running reaches new heights after lockdown

Hayley Preen celebrates after posting the fastest Gone2Gone segment time. PHOTO: Pippa van den Berg Record-breaking runs on the Gone2Gone 21,6 km trail segment in Cape Town by leading trail athletes, Kane Reilly...

Record-breaker Six Peak run for trail duo

Sunrise at the Ventersberg Summit. Photo: Julius de Clerq Two top South African trail runners, Johardt van Heerden and Daniel Claassen, laid down a marker in the Southern Cape this week with a...

Cape storm backdrop for Golden Ticket opening

Visitors to the Sea Point Promenade look out at massive sea swells caused by Monday's (July 13) storm. Photo: SPN Africa Gale force winds and giant waves battered the Mother City on...

Mo Farah to run Cape Town “Virtual”

Pictures supplied by Mo Farah The legendary Mo Farah - or Sir Mohamed Muktar Jama Farah as he is now known - is "coming to Cape Town". He'll be running past some of its...

South African charity sports event goes virtual

A Community Chest event in South Africa has taken on a "virtual" life of its own this week with a variety of "ambassadors" - from entertainment to sports, the arts, fashion and...

South African trail runners chasing Golden Tickets

Meg Mackenzie in action in winning the 2018 Whale of Trail. Mackenzie will set the Golden Ticket Segment on Table Mountain on Saturday (July 4) with a 30 km run. Photo: Stephen Granger

Cape Town Marathon off, huge virtual event on – organisers

Supporters cheer on Stephen Mokoka as he races to victory in 2019. This year's winner will appear on the virtual race app. Photo: Stephen Granger Organisers have finally confirmed what the running community...

Trail running’s Golden Ticket

Spanish super-star, Kilian Jornet, wins the 2019 Golden Trail World Series Grand Finale in Anapurna Photo: Martina Valmassoi Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is a classic children's book by Roald Dahl, loved...

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Trail running’s “Golden Segment” kicked wide open

Johardt van Heerden in action, setting a joint Fastest Known Time for the Six Peaks Challenge. Photo: Zane Schmahl

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