Category: Healthy Habits

Race Report: Afriforum Springbok Vasbyt 2017

Date Held: 15 July 2017 Distances: 5km / 10km / 25km Terain: Trail running Venue: Voortrekker Monument Website: Tekkie Races   This weekend I took part in Springbok vasbyt 2017 organised by by Voortrekker Monument Draf en Stap klub. In early years there was a race called ‘Magaliesbergwedloop’ and when the race died there was a lack of […]

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ASICS LAUNCHES THE GEL-FUJIRADO

Name: GEL-FujiRado Brand: ASICS Terrain: Trail running Weight: 10.6 oz. Heel Height: 18mm. Forefoot Height: 10mm. I’m very excited about the recent launch of ASICS newest trail running shoe, the GEL-FujiRado. The GEL-FujiRado incorporates a range of technologies and features – including the micro-adjustable Boa System for the first time in ASICS performance running footwear. […]

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Back to Grassroots Rugby with ASICS

On 14 June 2017 ASICS and the organisers of the TAG Rugby joined forces with members of the Springbok Squad to host a TAG Rugby Clinic in Durban South Africa. The clinic was presented to children of Eqinisweni and Eskululiwe Primary Schools at College Rovers Rugby Club. It was a memorable experience for all the children  to receive lessons from their Springbok […]

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Race Report: FNB Platinum Trail Run, Presented by Stillwater Sports

Date Held: 4 June 2017 Distances: 8km / 12km / 24km Venue:  ATKV, Buffelspoort Website: Stilwater Sports The FNB Platinum Trail Run Involves the best trail running routes in the North West Province. Taking in the might of the Magaliesberg and the majestic Buffelspoort Dam, the Platinum Trail Run treats runners with magnificent views of the Buffelspoort […]

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App Review: Polar Beat

Fourth on my list for the App review was Polar Beat. I have a polar loop activity tracker and thought it would be interesting to see how they integrate. I tested the app for 31 days and ran a total of 212km with the app – well some of my races and runs I did […]

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