Tag Archives: South Africa

2012 | 30 July - 0 Comments

Enduring the delights of Africa

A tough 3 weeks in idyllic settings! …

2012 | 19 June - 2 Comments

After the Great Wall comes The Big 5 Marathon

An unusual way to go game viewing …

2012 | 3 May - 1 Comment

The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup is underway

Exciting results at the first UCI World Cup events in South Africa …

2011 | 6 April - 0 Comments

South Africa’s equivalent to The Great Continental Divide MTB Race

What makes individuals take on these extraordinary challenges? …

2011 | 11 March - 0 Comments

March is packed full of Adventure Races

March has several exciting adventure races scheduled, climaxing in the ultra-extreme Siberian Black Ice Race on the frozen …

2011 | 10 January - 1 Comment

Red Bull had a competition with a difference in South Africa yesterday

Red Bull’s superb night of extreme surfing at Camps Bay South Africa with Jordy Smith and 7 friends. …

2010 | 31 December - 0 Comments

The revitalisation of international BMX events

BMX in general and the BMX Supercross World Cup in particular, are undergoing spectacular growth, which has accelerated since …

2010 | 17 December - 0 Comments

It’s uphill all the way at next year’s Comrades

2010 was the 85th running of Comrades Marathon and the fact that more than 14,000 people completed the race put the event …

2009 | 4 November - 0 Comments

The Cape Epic – South Africa’s extreme mountain biking team event

The Cape Epic is an extreme mountain bike race that takes place every year around the last week of March and the first week …

2009 | 16 October - 0 Comments

Riding planet earth’s largest land mammals

Yesterday we blogged about swimming with the world’s largest fish – today we turn to the land and report on riding the African …

2009 | 24 September - 1 Comment

Adventure Marathons are so much more… adventurous!

The Adventure Marathon idea was born in 1998 in Copenhagen, Denmark when Director of Albatros Travel, Mr. Søren Rasmussen …