Whether you are a newbie looking to ‘tri’ a sprint triathlon and have some fun, or if you are winding down your training for winter, the SUN CITY ULTRA is ideally placed in May to deliver on both. Having successfully been staged for the last 3 years at what is arguably SA’s best holiday-race destination,…

On Sunday 24th March, the South African National Triathlon Championships were held at Durban. Facing tough surf conditions and a gradually increasing wind, the day started with the age group standard distance races. This was followed by the paratriathlon sprint, youth super sprint, junior sprint and elite standard distance championship titles unfolding throughout the day….

James Cunnama and Mariela Sawyer put in some dominant displays on Sunday 3 March to take the 2019 Durban Ultra Triathlon titles in fine style After some heavy downpours during the night, near perfect race conditions greeted the Durban Ultra athletes as they arrived to rack the bikes and get ready for the 7am start….

Port Elizabeth, South Africa (4 March 2019) – The Standard Bank 5150 African Triathlon Series is set for Saturday, 17 August 2019, in Bela Bela for the ninth consecutive year. This 5150 event is the first in the series – the other two being held in Ekurhuleni and Nelson Mandela Bay. The course in Bela…

On Sunday 13th January, the South African National Sprint Triathlon Championships were held at Bloemfontein, Free State. The following male and female triathletes are the 2019 sprint distance national medalists: 16-17 (M) Carlu Prinsloo 1:11:21 Luhandre Ludik 1:13:00 Henro Van Rooyen 1:15:07 16-17 (F) Jenna Seymour Smith 1:18:33 18-19 (M) Ian Cilliers 1:15:27 Benjamin Niewoudt…

17 November 2018 As the season closer for many athletes, Mariental Africa Cup did nothing shy of astound athletes as to the difficulty of the course. Facing the harsh heat wave on top of already warm temperatures and a duo of steep 15% gradient climbs every lap, athletes would have to dig deep to pull…

Super League Mallorca 3-4 November 2018 After two intense days of racing at the Nadal institute for sport in Mallorca, Schoeman walks away with a current ranking of second and a great race to enter his off-season break. Just one week after the racing in Malta, the Super League racing in Porti Cristo. The race…

South African triathlete Simone Ackermann closed off her season with a 12th place finish at the Miyazaki World Triathlon Cup in Japan on 10 November 2018. Ackermann’s swimming was to her usual strong standards, coming out the water of the non-wetsuit 1500m swim in 7th place, with a time of 19:34; 39 seconds after lead-out-the-water…

Tshwane Triathlon Association championships Buffelspoort Dam 4 November 2018 Franco Sport hosted the 2019 TTA provincial triathlon championships this past weekend at Buffelspoort Dam. Athletes from Gauteng North, Central Gauteng and North West lined up at the water’s edge to race the qualifier for the 2019 South African triathlon championships in Durban. The day started…

Pulling together the perfect race to round off her 2018 season, South African triathlete Gill Sanders was crowned the winner of the Agadir standard distance African Triathlon Cup race held in Morocco on 4 November 2018. With the leading three swimmers 9 seconds ahead of the rest of the bunch, Sanders, Emmie Charayron from France…