Archives for April 2014

The Riddle of the IronMan

Alec Riddle Ironman Race report and Background Background My late Stepson Reece Walton was the catalyst to me getting going again in sport (having let myself go and hit the Ton Up…. not a pleasant Ton believe me). When Reece passed … [Read more...]

SA celebrates Freedom Day

Today the country marks two decades since South Africans of all races voted in its first free and fair election in 1994, ushering in a new democratic dispensation. … [Read more...]

Podnebesnova captures Oceans

Frith van der Merwe’s superb record 3:30’36 was never in doubt after quarter of a century – and it may endure many times this number – so interest lay in the contest for first. This proved no contest at all as another Russian, Nina … [Read more...]

World 70.3 2011

Firstly thanks so much for the overwhelming support….. what a tough day/race it was, but I suppose I knew it was never going to be easy, just had no idea it would be as tough as that. Race week commenced with a few final tune up sessions in … [Read more...]

Entries open for AfricanX Trailrun 2015

Entries for the much anticipated 2015 ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance, South Africa’s premier three day stage trail run, will open on Monday, 07 April 2014. “The ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance … [Read more...]

Vocational learning with Swiss precision

A partnership between South Africa and Switzerland will give Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college students the sought-after experience they need to do well in the workplace. … [Read more...]

Inroads in war against rhino poaching

Skukuza - South African National Parks (SANParks) authorities say gains are being made in the war against rhino poaching, with eight suspected poachers arrested in the past week. … [Read more...]

7-Member Teams for Challenge

Anticipation builds as multi-sport athletes country-wide prepare for the awe-inspiring Totalsports Challenge, presented by New Balance and REHIDRAT® SPORT.  Taking place on Saturday, 14 January 2012 this much loved event will celebrate its … [Read more...]

Moshiywa wins Comrades

Pretoria - South Africa’s Claude Moshiywa on Sunday won the 88th Comrades Marathon. Moshiywa, who completed the race in five hours 32 seconds, became the first South African to win the race since 1992 when it was won by Jetman Mosotho. … [Read more...]

Call for help from Music Lovers

Radio presenter, film and musical director, singer, song-writer and all round music lover Jon Savage releases the trailer today for his latest feature film – Stone Cold Jane Austen. … [Read more...]