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Stoltz, van Huyssteen Crowned

Conrad Stoltz 2012 Xterra Champion Grabouw

Conrad Stoltz 2012 Xterra Champion Grabouw

Four times XTERRA World Champion Conrad Stoltz and top South African XTERRA Warrior Carla Van Huyssteen were not leaving anything to chance on Sunday, 26 February 2012 when they took on the Totalsports XTERRA South African Championship presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT in Grabouw. [Read more...]

Action at Grabouw Xterra Lite

Michael Lord  Xterra Warrior

Michael Lord Xterra Warrior

Over 1000 XTERRA Warriors gathered at Grabouw Country Club on Saturday, 25 February 2012 to be part of the excitement of the 2012 Totalsports XTERRA Lite presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT. Youngster Michael Lord was the warrior to beat on the day running to victory in an impressive time of 01 hour 08 minutes 40 seconds, Genevieve Weber was the first lady home in a deserving time of 01 hour 23 minutes 13 seconds. [Read more...]

Hugo, Wasle to Defend XTERRA Titles

Carina Wasle

Carina Wasle

Reigning 2011 XTERRA Grabouw Champions Dan Hugo (Stellenbosch, South Africa) and Carina Wasle (Austria) will have to keep their wits about them on Sunday, 26 February 2012 when they return to Grabouw Country Club to defend their titles at the 2012 Totalsports XTERRA South African Championship presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT. [Read more...]

Natrass Training Towards AfricanX

Natrass Training Towards AfricanX

Natrass Training Towards AfricanX

Not many people can use the expression “It feels like I’ve been hit by a train”, and actually mean it.  Stellenbosch resident, Brett Natrass is one of the select few.  Natrass obtained serious injuries in November last year when his car was hit by a train while intersecting a railway crossing.  Although it’s been a tough road to recovery, Natrass can be found back on the trails adamantly training for the 2012 ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance (16 – 18 March 2012). [Read more...]

Runner competes for a purpose in 2012

Wynne for Lewis

Wynne for Lewis

The 2012 ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balance promises to be an emotional three days of racing for Carien Helberg of Somerset West.  After learning about the plight of five year old Lewis Wynne, who lost both his lower legs in a freak accident, Helberg is determined to use her event participation as a means of raising funds for the “Wynne for Lewis” campaign, of which she is the founder. [Read more...]

Stoltz, Van Huyssteen conquer Buffelspoort

Carla van Huyssteen - Xterra Buffelspoort 2012

Carla van Huyssteen - Xterra Buffelspoort 2012

Reigning individual men’s and women’s champions, Conrad Stoltz and Carla Van Huyssteen expected nothing less than a battle when they returned to Buffelspoort Dam on Saturday, 28 January 2012 to defend their titles at the gruelling  TOTALSPORTS XTERRA Buffelspoort Full presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT.  Although competition was tough, both Stoltz and Van Huyssteen proved to be unstoppable on the day, railroading to victory in a finishing time of 02hours20minutes08seconds and 02hours52minutes55seconds respectively. [Read more...]

Hugo and Joubert conquer 2012 Challenge

Stuart Marais - Totalsports Challenge 2012

Stuart Marais - Totalsports Challenge 2012

Excitement was high on Saturday, 14 January 2012 when sports enthusiasts from various sporting disciplines gathered in Gordon’s Bay to take on the 10th annual Totalsports Challenge presented by New Balance and REHIDRAT® SPORT.  Multi-sport legend Dan Hugo walked off with his 6th consecutive victory in the individual men’s category on the day, while Lezandre Joubert caused an upset in the individual women’s category of this much loved event. [Read more...]

Hugo for Challenge

Dan Hugo

Dan Hugo

After five victories in Kleinmond, multi sport star Dan Hugo is still excited by the chance to take part in the Totalsports Challenge presented by New Balance and REHIDRAT® SPORT.  Returning to Kleinmond on Saturday, 14 January 2012 participants can look forward to a sporting experience like no other. [Read more...]

10th Totalsports Challenge

10th Totalsports Challenge

10th Totalsports Challenge

Entries are now open for the magnificent Totalsports Challenge, presented by New Balance and REHIDRAT SPORT.  Taking place on Saturday, 14 January 2012 this much loved event will celebrate its 10th anniversary on the day. [Read more...]