South African 5000m record holder, Elroy Gelant is looking to wind down a very successful 2019 at the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN with a fast time on Sunday 13 October 2019.
Gelant has been in scintillating form this year with two wins, a second place and a 7thplace at the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on the road. “The FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN is the perfect way for me to wind dow
There has been an unprecedented number of enquiries regarding the opening of entries for next year’s Comrades Marathon. The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has therefore advised all aspirant #Comrades2020 entrants to please await the official media launch on 2 October 2019 when all relevant details of the race will be revealed.
A group of friends, trail runners from the Cape Flats, have started an initiative to share their love of trail running with the less fortunate in their communities. Flats2Mountains is an organisation that does just what its name says; it takes promising runners from the Cape Flats who may otherwise not have access to the amazing network of trails and races available in the Western Cape mountains and supports them
Comrades Champion Gerda Steyn has set her sights on the final two evenrts in the FNB Run Your City Series, the 4th annual FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN (24 September) and 3rd annual FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN (13 October).
"When I was asked to run the New York Marathon again this year, I immediately put the two FNB races on my schedule," said inspirational champion Steyn from her training base,
Joburg has been basking in one of the warmest Augusts in recent history, with glorious days and cool nights, which had everyone celebrating an early Spring. Sunday marks the official start of Spring, which means the SPAR Women’s Challenge is just around the corner.
All over Joburg and its surrounding areas, women are taking to the streets to prepare for this year’s race and fun ru
Celebrating its 3rdanniversary on Sunday 13 October 2019, the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN will boast live performances from a host of Durban’s leading performing arts groups including the: Durban Girls High Majorettes,Durban Regiment Pipe Band, Inanda Seminary Steel Drum Band, Westville Girls High School Marimba Band, African Siziwe Performers and Amabhubesi Zulu Dancers.<
Returning to the iconic Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij (North West Province) on Saturday, 02 November 2019 the IMPI Challenge #2 boasts an entry category, the IMPI Mini that is tailored for children between the ages of 6 – 10 years.
“The IMPI Mini is the perfect introduction to the sport of obstacle course racing,” says Pieter du Plessis, IMPI Challenge Race Director.
Eliud Kipchoge believes breaking the two-hour barrier for the marathon in the INEOS 1:59 Challenge would be an achievement to rank alongside man landing on the moon.
Speaking to media this week, two months before he takes on the epic challenge to become the first man to run a sub-two hour marathon, Kipchoge said he has no doubts he will make history in Vienna in October.
The streets of Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town were flooded with a ‘sea of pink’ when close to 23 000 runners and walkers joined forces to celebrate National Women’s Day at the Totalsports Women’s Race on Friday 09 August 2019 in support of PinkDrive, proving that they are #StrongerTogether.
For the first time since the event’s inception in 2001, the Tota