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Posted on: Wednesday, 26 August 2009
Adventures in South Africa

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Adventure Events

Adventure Events

We’re celebrating Adventures in South Africa this coming month and in keeping with the theme, have listed some notable events that adrenalin-seekers, sportsmen and adventurers may be interested in.

Remember, you don’t need to compete to join in on the fun – spectators most welcome! Come and cheer them across the finish line and maybe get inspired to compete next year …

In Cape Town and the Western Cape:

  • Blisters for Bread Charity Walk (30 August 2009)
    Get your running shoes out and support a worthy cause on a 5, 10 or 20 km walking route along the beautiful Cape coastline.
  • The Crazy Store Table Mountain Challenge (12 September 2009)
    Off-road running event – 35 km trail run or teams of 3 can relay distances of 8-17 km, around Cape Town’s world-famous mountain.
  • Pick ‘n Pay Women’s Interprovincial Golf Championship (13-18 September 2009)
  • Bainskloof Ultra & Half Marathon (24 September 2009)
  • Cape Outdoor Adventure & Travel Expo (2-4 October 2009)
    No sporting events to compete in, but a worthy stop for adventurers, with exhibitors covering everything “adventurous”, from caravanning and trailers to organic food tastings and must see Southern African travel destinations.
  • Freshpak Rooibos Fitness Festival (3 October 2009)
    A variety of sporting events for swimmers, cyclists and runners, the super-fit and not-so-fit. FitKids events round up the offering, ensuring fun for the whole family.
  • Gun Run 2009 (11 October 2009)
Adventure Events

Adventure Events

In Durban and KwaZulu Natal:

In Johannesburg and Gauteng:

  • Frontier Fly-Fishing Open Day (6 September 2009)
    An annual festival in Muldersdrift, showcasing all aspects of fly-fishing.
  • Avis South African Derby 2009 (30 September to 4 October 2009)
    Showjumping, Dressage, Equitation, Driving, Compleat Horse and Showing.

In the Eastern Cape:

Adventure Events

Adventure Events

Rest of the country:

If you’d like a little more time to prepare for a sporting event, check out events coming up for the rest of the year at South Africa Events and enter now to make sure you don’t lose your nerve!

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