Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run – Sunday 28 April 2019

Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run – Sunday 28 April 2019: Husqvarna MTB Challenge Photo: Supplied by Husqvarna Calling all mountain bikers and trail runners – entries are now open for the 2019 Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run, with race options to suit the whole family. This popular event has limited entries so don’t delay in entering. The race starts on Sunday 28 April at Gwahumbe Game & Spa in Mid-Illovo in KZN. The serious mountain bikers can choose either the 60km Husqvarna Classic MTB … [Read more...]

Jeep’s Greyling and Owen Take Gold and Silver at Otter African Trail

Jeep’s Greyling and Owen Take Gold and Silver at Otter African Trail: Jeep Team’s Christiaan Greyling at the Otter African Trail Photo: Image Supplied Greyling fastest South African to date EASTERN CAPE, GARDEN ROUTE – On Saturday, 28 October 2017, Tsitsikamma National Park on the Garden Route in the Eastern Cape was buzzing with the country’s finest trail runners, and a few international stars, gathering to do battle on the world-renowned Otter African Trail, a gruelling 44km race considered the benchmark of technical … [Read more...]

Masters Thesis Follows Shark Trail

Masters Thesis Follows Shark Trail: Mr Gareth Jordaan investigated shark bycatch and discard practices by longline fishing fleets to earn himself an MSc in Biology. Four testing months at sea on commercial fishing vessels was all part and parcel of Mr Gareth Jordaan’s research which earned him an MSc in Biology from UKZN. His interest was sharks, in particular, shark bycatch and discarding practices by pelagic longline fishing fleets. Jordaan – a passionate environmentalist who is a research assistant based at the Oceanographic Research … [Read more...]

Second-Place Finish for Robyn Owen in the Tough Hout Bay Trail Challenge

Second-Place Finish for Robyn Owen in the Tough Hout Bay Trail Challenge: Jeep Team’s Robyn Owen finished second in the Hout Bay Trail Challenge. Photo: Peter Kirk Media Last weekend saw Robyn Owen (Jeep Team/Best4Sports) competing in the infamous Hout Bay Trail Challenge, one of the toughest trail runs in the Western Cape. Starting and finishing at the Hout Bay Yacht Club, the 41km race, with a total massive climb of 2622m, circumnavigates the mountains surrounding Hout Bay, taking runners through pristine forests and rocky mountain … [Read more...]