• Race Reports

    Nissan Trailseeker Trail Run Series #2 Buffelsdrift

    Event Name: Nissan Trailseeker Trail Run Series #2 Buffelsdrift Date Held: 30 June 2019 Distances: 10km Venue: Buffelsdrift MTB Park. Website: https://trailrun.trailseekerseries.co.za/ Photo Credit: Henk Neuhoff  This past weekend was the 2nd edition of the Nissan Trailseeker Trail Run Series, I was very sad to have missed the first edition so I was super excited to take part in this race. It was held at Buffelsdrift MTB Park, and the entrance was at Agricultural Research Council. Just north of Pretoria close to Roodeplaat dam, lies this bushveld haven filled with trails made up of farm roads, cattle paths, dual tracks and strategically designed single track for mountain bikers and the NISSAN…

  • Healthy Habits

    5 BEST TIPS ON RUNNING TO WORK

    “I’m so excited about this new campaign by ASICS that involves running to work, This hits very close to home for me as I’ve had to run to work many times for different reasons. I just simply thought: ‘Well it’s only 9km to the Gautrain station and I can carry everything on my back? And I have to run for training anyway…’.” That’s how Jani’s commuting journey started about two years go and she now runs in, on and off. “I love it, I love my city, my country and its people. You see a completely different side of the country and its people when you run to work. You…

  • Healthy Habits,  Product review

    Springbok Jersey for 2019

    Rugby World Cup 2019 will be the 9th official Rugby World Cup which will be held in Japan for the first time, from Friday 20 September to Saturday 02 November 2019. After the reveal of the all new 2019 Springbok Rugby jersey I’m feeling even more patriotic and ready for some South-African Rugby! Ready to show the world what us South-Africans are made of! My Parents even got Paul a little Springbok rugby outfit and I cant wait to put him in it. Ready For us all to #MOVEASONE After more than 10 samples with 30 different fabrics, grueling testing at the lab with the players the new ASICS jerseys…

  • Race Reports

    RACE REPORT: Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris

    Event Name: SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC MARATHON DE PARIS Date Held: 14 April 2019 Distances: 42km Venue: Arc de Triomphe Website: www.schneiderelectricparismarathon.com My first time in Paris but hopefully not my last. I’m more a trail runner than road but when the amazing opportunity came to go to Paris for the ASICS FrontRunner international conference I jumped at the chance. Paris is truly amazing! It is the most beautiful place I’ve been, no-jokes! And it’s absolutely amazing to think that people, normal people live there every day? They get to see that every day?! The amazing characteristic the city has, something to see after every corner, and everything is beautiful and in its…

  • Product review,  Running Gear Reviews

    Introducing: ASICS METARIDE™

    On 28 Feb 2019 ASICS introduced the ASICS METARIDE™ to the market in South Africa. This technologically advanced running shoe is sure to reshape the way the core runner thinks about their long run. As times change we humans are on our feet more and more during the day – making us spend longer hours working. When it comes to training and running we try to find the most efficient and most effective way to achieve our objectives. With less time and slower runs due to a busier lifestyle ASICS has combined all their top technological advances into one shoe to propel runners to run better, faster and more economically…