Mmone, Tshuma triumph at Great Kolomela

Postmasburg — Joel Mmone powered away from Desmond Mokgobu over the second half of the 21km event to claim victory at The Great Kolomela Iron Road Race which started and finished in Postmasburg on Saturday morning. The Nedbank athletics club athlete and Wobukaosi Tshuma were the big winners as they took the men’s and women’s titles respectively over the half marathon distances in the Northern Cape season-ending road running event on Saturday morning. Mmone won…

"Mmone, Tshuma triumph at Great Kolomela"

The Fritz Hotel

As the old real estate adage goes, it’s all about location, location, location. When it comes to the perfect location for a Cape Town holiday, it doesn’t get better than The Fritz Hotel, which you will find in the heart of Cape Town’s city centre, just a stone’s throw from attractions such as Parliament, the Company’s Garden and Greenmarket Square. Table Mountain is a mere 4km away, with the V&A Waterfront being just slightly further…

"The Fritz Hotel"

Maputo AFECC Gloria Hotel

If there is a more stunning beachside hotel anywhere in Mozambique, we are having a hard time imagining it. Add world-class service, stunning rooms and every activity and amenity you could imagine – and welcome to the Maputo AFECC Gloria Hotel, at which Team #FinishTime was privileged enough to stay when going to Mozambique to time the inaugural FNB Maputo 10K CityRun. Located on the shores of Maputo Bay, this hotel boasts an outdoor pool…

"Maputo AFECC Gloria Hotel"

Breaking a sweat for charity

Grabouw — For some entrants it is an adventure, for some it is a tough challenge, a few will find it easy, and a small portion of the competitors will be racing for glory. The reasons for entering the Woolworths X Tri on December 1 are varied, but participants are sure to find out why the event is one of the most popular off-road triathlons in the Western Cape. The scenic Paul Cluver Estate in…

"Breaking a sweat for charity"

Early Xmas for N Cape road runners

Postmasburg — As the 2019 road running season winds down, the Northern Cape athletes have their final hurrah this weekend when the small mining town of Postmasburg in the Northern Cape hosts the Great Kolomela Iron Road Race on Saturday. The regions’s top road runners will be looking for an early Christmas when they fight it out for the nearly R300 000 worth of prizes over the 21km, 10km and 5km distances. The generous sponsorship from…

"Early Xmas for N Cape road runners"

Enticing rewards at Great Kolomela Iron Road Race

Postmasburg — A strong field of athletes is expected to make the journey to the small mining town of Postmasburg in the Northern Cape this weekend to fight for nearly R300 000 worth of prizes at the Great Kolomela Iron Road Race on Saturday (Nov 16). The generous sponsorship from Anglo American’s Kumba Iron Ore, which operates the nearby Sishen and Kolomela iron ore mines, means the race organisers are able to offer some attractive incentives…

"Enticing rewards at Great Kolomela Iron Road Race"

X Tri in Grabouw is one of the best

Grabouw — Off-road triathletes are in for a treat at the Woolworths X Tri event on December 1st when they have the opportunity to take part in a “proper” cross triathlon at the beautiful Paul Cluver Estate in Grabouw. The event includes four events with the X Tri and X Tri Lite the main attractions while the #Run4Fun fun run and #WalkForGood hike ensure a full day of activity for the entire family. Besides being…

"X Tri in Grabouw is one of the best"

Rich rewards for Great Kolomela Race

Postmasburg — A healthy prize fund is awaiting the top road runners in the Great Kolomela Iron Road Race on November 16 with nearly R300 000 up for grabs across the 21km, 10km and 5km races. The trip to Postmasburg could be worthwhile for some of the country’s elite male and female athletes as they stand to collect some healthy prizes from the Northern Cape race with R20 000 being awarded to both the first man and…

"Rich rewards for Great Kolomela Race"

Del Roza Guest House

According to members of Team #FinishTime, who recently had the privilege of staying at Del Roza Guest House in Middelburg, this spot is the perfect place to go when you need to escape from the rat race. Think country town, warm hospitality and a freshly renovated 100-year-old homestead that’s close to everything Middelburg has to offer. The accommodation on offer at Del Roza consists of eight luxurious rooms complete with comfortable beds, a bouquet of…

"Del Roza Guest House"

Gordon claims another victory in Limpopo

Tzaneen — Crocodile Trophy winner Alan Gordon added the Limpopo Provincial Championship title to his list of achievement for the year when he was a convincing winner of the Insect Science Classic mountain bike event in Magoebaskloof on Saturday. While the rest of the country was preparing to watch the Rugby World Cup showdown in Japan, Gordon was cruising home to a four-minute win over fellow Crocodile Trophy hero, Carel “CP” van Wyk. Just under…

"Gordon claims another victory in Limpopo"