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FNB W2W ADVENTURE RIDERS WELCOME STAGE TWO PLAY DAY

FNB W2W ADVENTURE RIDERS WELCOME STAGE TWO PLAY DAY

Cape Town – Stage Two of the FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) Adventure was met with much excitement on Saturday, 31 October 2015. Starting and finishing at the picturesque Oak Valley Wine Estate (Elgin-Grabouw), Stage Two has affectionately been dubbed ‘Play Day’. A single track haven, the route included the exhilarating Paul Cluver Bike […]

FNB WINES2WHALES MTB ADVENTURE KICKS OFF AT LOURENSFORD

FNB WINES2WHALES MTB ADVENTURE KICKS OFF AT LOURENSFORD

Cape Town – The much anticipated FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) Events got underway at the picturesque Lourensford Wine Estate on Friday, 30 October 2015. Kicking off with the FNB W2W MTB Adventure 1300 riders (650 teams of two) had to complete the 72km Stage One route that featured a 1620m ascent before crossing […]

PINKDRIVE WELCOMES TOTALSPORTS WOMEN’S RACE SUPPORT

PINKDRIVE WELCOMES TOTALSPORTS WOMEN’S RACE SUPPORT

The 2015 Totalsports Women’s Race series saw just under-13 000 runners and walkers join forces in Durban, Johannesburg and Stellenbosch where they ran their city in support of PinkDrive. As a result of the tremendous support received from entrants, event organisers were able to donate a generous sum of R 67 432 to this deserving […]

IMPI Kids Returns to Cape Town in October

IMPI Kids Returns to Cape Town in October

Stellenbosch (Cape Town) – The action packed IMPI Challenge will head to Cape Town one last time in 2015. Taking place at the picturesque Lievland and Warwick Wine Estates, Stellenbosch the weekend of 17 and 18 October 2015, the IMPI Challenge has two categories that cater for under-18s. According to Pieter Du Plessis, IMPI Challenge […]

Q&A: Up and Coming Equestrian Athlete Zoleka Mosiah

Q&A: Up and Coming Equestrian Athlete Zoleka Mosiah

Showjumping is a unique sport because a horse isn’t a vehicle: it is a partner. That part where you have to have that relationship with the horse is unique in itself. All riders compete against each other, but when you walk into the show ring it’s you and your horse against the course. There’s many […]

Get to Know: Top Equestrian Athlete Lorette Knowles-Taylor

Get to Know: Top Equestrian Athlete Lorette Knowles-Taylor

Lorette started riding in Namibia at the age of 7 and was competing by age 9. Her parents, Arthur and Alwyn Knowles are completely not horsey, but have supported Lorette’s commitment to her horses for over 30 years. They are still her biggest horsey fans. Between the ages of 13 -17 years she competed as […]