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These are the pro athletes to watch at this year’s IRONMAN African Championship

The Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship, which takes place on 15 April in Nelson Mandela Bay, has drawn a crowd of well over 2000 triathletes to the Windy City. These athletes extraordinaire will be competing against each other, the wind…
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IRONMAN weekend warms up with Compressport morning run

In what has become a tradition during IRONMAN competitions all over the world, Compressport again had a morning run in Nelson Mandela Bay on Friday, 13 April. The run set the tone for what promises to be an exciting weekend of triathlon action…
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Get limited edition Compressport gear at IRONMAN African Champs

The Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship takes place this weekend, and the city of Port Elizabeth is gearing up for another sensational event featuring some of the world’s best triathletes. If you visit the Compressport stand at this…
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Compressport and ON are at the IRONMAN African Championship

If you’re in Nelson Mandela Bay for the Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship, remember to drop by the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment Complex. The Health and Fitness Expo 2018 is the official expo to the Standard Bank IRONMAN Africa…
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IRONMAN African Championship set to cause a bustle in the Bay

For the 14th year in a row, Nelson Mandela Bay is the proud host of the Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship. Over 2000 athletes – as many as 40% are from abroad – are expected to take part in this test of endurance and speed. The…
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The ABSA Cape Epic 2018: here are the final results

The largest full-service mountain bike stage race in the world, the ABSA Cape Epic, came to and end on 25 March, and the most televised mountain bike race in the world was as tough as ever. This year’s overall Epic title was won by Jaroslav…
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5 of the best movies about running that will get you pumped up for your next race

Running and competition is a theme that resonates with Hollywood for obvious reasons: a struggle that the protagonist needs to overcome is of the essence for a good plot. This has lead to many of Hollywood’s most iconic films being centred…
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Announcement: here are our Tifosi Sports Ambassadors!

When Tifosi called for entries for our Ambassador Programmes in November 2017, we weren’t expecting such a great response. Literally hundreds of hopefuls applied to become official ambassadors for Tifosi brands, Compressport and ON running…
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When you have to have a cheat meal, rather have this

Every athlete knows that having a consistent diet most definitely has an influence on training, performance and the shape that you’re in. Still, athletes are only people, and people sometimes get cravings for food that isn’t what you’d…
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What does the average South African mountain biker look like?

TREAD mountain biking magazine, in association with Gert Nel Incorporated Attorneys recently did a comprehensive survey among mountain bikers in South Africa to specifically collect information surrounding crashes when mountain biking. 1680…