Some disappointments and surprises at Ultra-trail Cape Town 2018

The 100km Ultra-trail Cape Town saw disappointment, and some surprises, with two of the Men’s race favourites Prodigal Khumalo and Ryan Sandes being forced to withdraw, and both the Men’s and the Women’s race winners were taken by surprise with their wins.   German Janosch Kowalczyk, 28, came first in a time of 10 hours [...]

By |2018-12-04T07:29:09+00:00December 4th, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News, Open for Entries|Comments Off on Some disappointments and surprises at Ultra-trail Cape Town 2018

Athletes to watch in the Ultra-trail Cape Town, the final race of the 2018 Ultra-trail World Tour

With last year’s first and second placed men back to claim the top spot for 2018, and a very strong field of international elite athletes travelling to South Africa for 1 December, the Ultra-trail Cape Town (UTCT) Men’s race will be an exciting one. The Women’s race also looks to be closely contested, with Italian [...]

By |2018-11-27T07:04:18+00:00November 27th, 2018|Featured Events, International, Latest News, News|Comments Off on Athletes to watch in the Ultra-trail Cape Town, the final race of the 2018 Ultra-trail World Tour

Energy Events – Black Friday Special!

  Don't get left behind this Black Friday.  Get 20% off the following events from 8am  - midnight on 23rd November 2019. Get 20% off the following events from 8am  - midnight on 23rd November 2019. Salomon Bastille Day Trail Run Cederberg Traverse 100km Cederberg Traverse Night Marathon   1. This special is vaild for [...]

By |2018-11-26T07:35:56+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News, Open for Entries, The Cederberg Traverse|Comments Off on Energy Events – Black Friday Special!

Ultra-trail Cape Town presented by Salomon – something for everyone in race week

Ultra-trail Cape Town (UTCT) presented by Salomon, which is now part of the Ultra Trail World Tour, takes place on Saturday 1 December, and sees four trail running races of 100km, 65km, 35km and this year for the first time, 21km, traverse sections of Table Mountain, Lion’s Head, Signal Hill, Orangekloof, Llandudno, Hout Bay, the [...]

By |2018-11-21T09:44:38+00:00November 21st, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News|Comments Off on Ultra-trail Cape Town presented by Salomon – something for everyone in race week

Toughest SkyRun Ever!

South African trail runner, AJ Calitz, has finally broken his K-WAY SkyRun curse, by taking the title crown on his 6th attempt in a time of 15hrs18min30sec. Following just over one minute behind AJ, the closest 2nd place in recent years, was recently crowned South African trail running champ, Stewart Chaperon in a time of [...]

By |2018-11-19T09:23:26+00:00November 19th, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News|Comments Off on Toughest SkyRun Ever!

XTERRA SA entries open this week for 2019

The organisers of the largest XTERRA in the world, Stillwater Sports, have announced that the show will go on despite the event not yet securing a title sponsor for 2019.   “Although the ideal situation would be to have a title sponsor, cancelling the event is not viewed as an option,” confirms Michael Meyer, Managing [...]

By |2018-11-12T08:53:40+00:00November 12th, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News|Comments Off on XTERRA SA entries open this week for 2019

Two Oceans Marathon Trail Run – Entries Open

Entries Open 5 December 2018! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO! 12km Trail Run DISTANCE 12km ENTRY LIMIT 500 DATE Good Friday, 19 April 2019 START TIME 8:40 START VENUE Jameson Plaza, UCT FINISH VENUE UCT Rugby Fields, Upper Campus, Rondebosch 24km Trail Run DISTANCE 24km ENTRY LIMIT 500 DATE Good Friday, 19 April 2019 START [...]

By |2018-11-08T07:05:50+00:00November 8th, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News|Comments Off on Two Oceans Marathon Trail Run – Entries Open

Are you going to be ready for UTCT? Here are some “local” tips for race day

Ultra-trail Cape Town has already established itself as a bucket list race for ultra trail runners, combining a range of beautiful Mother City sights with the rugged technical terrain of Table Mountain. There are four events: 100km, 65km, 35km, and for the first time in 2018 there is a 21km route. And since its inclusion [...]

By |2018-11-05T11:35:01+00:00November 5th, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News|Comments Off on Are you going to be ready for UTCT? Here are some “local” tips for race day

Cederberg Traverse After Party

The Cederberg Traverse fun continues, with an informal after party, with drinks and snacks. AJ Calitz & Linda Doke will be there to share their insights. The Vine, Hout Bay Tuesday 23rd 6 - 8pm Bring partners, and any trail friendly folk, who enjoy beer, wine and chatting. Kid’s welcome as well - large kids play [...]

By |2018-10-19T08:02:15+00:00October 19th, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News, The Cederberg Traverse|Comments Off on Cederberg Traverse After Party

The 19th Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon to start 20 October with a super exciting line-up of top international contenders

Extreme ultra-distance runners, Bennie Roux and Pavel Paloncy promise an adventure race not to be missed!   South Africa, 16 October 2018 – The 19th Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon (KAEM), known as the “Big Daddy” of ultra-trail marathons will start on 20 October 2018 at the SANPARKS Augrabies Falls National Park. This year the field [...]

By |2018-10-17T11:33:13+00:00October 17th, 2018|Featured Events, Latest News, News|Comments Off on The 19th Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon to start 20 October with a super exciting line-up of top international contenders