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Historic Start for Bestmed Tshwane Classic

The Bestmed Tshwane Classic is off to a blinding start compared to its other city race counterparts. None of the other current mass participation cycling events recorded the same growth in their first two years of presentation

Posted on 16 Oct 2019

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Video Your Physical Activity to Win Fantastic Prizes

The competition requires entrants to create a video of maximum 60 seconds long or less doing some form of exercise or moving activity. It includes any form of movement and get all body parts moving such as dancing, yoga, pilates, rowing, running, cycling, swimming, boxing, Zumba or even a weight workout session. More than one video or the same video can be submitted on the 1st of every month. Each entrant that submits a video for a three-month consecutive period is entered into a draw to win a Green Outdoor Gym SA gym for themselves or to donate to the community or their non-profit of choice

Posted on 15 Oct 2019

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Ambassadors Add International Touch To Bestmed Tshwane Classic

More than twenty ambassadors have confirmed their participation in the Bestmed Tshwane Classic following an event presentation earlier this week at Tshwane House in Pretoria.
“This is a wonderful initiative and we feel privileged that the organisation has engaged with us,” said Rehfeld. “We are really looking forward to the race. Denmark has a proud cycling heritage and we have a reputation to uphold following our victory in the men’s World Championship road race at the weekend!”

Posted on 4 Oct 2019

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McLean Believes in Bestmed Tshwane Classic Winning Formula

“It’s clear from the response to the event that Pretoria cyclists have been hungry for their own event for quite some time. They have always had to travel great distances to get the feel of riding in a mass participation ride. Now, at last, they too can open the garage and ride to the start line, so to speak.”

Posted on 1 Oct 2019

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CANSA Staff to take part in ‘One in Four Challenge’ at Sanlam Cape Town Marathon

Lucy Balona (CANSA Head: Marketing and Communication) and HJ Botha (CANSA: Divisional Manager: Sustainability) will take up the challenge, with the theme ‘One in Four affected’ and run for cancer survivors and in doing so raise funds for CANSA.

Posted on 3 Sep 2019

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Entries Open for IMPI Challenge #2 and #3

November will be packed with IMPI Challenge action with the IMPI Challenge #2 taking place at Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij (North West Province) on Saturday, 02 November 2019 and the IMPI Challenge #3 taking place at Wiesenhof Wildlife Park (Stellenbosch / Western Cape) on Saturday, 23 November 2019.

Posted on 3 Sep 2019

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Kotze passes away due to injuries sustained at Cycle4CANSA accident

Wicus Kotze, an executive at Bestmed Medical Scheme, passed away last night following an accident at last Sunday’s Bestmed Cycle4CANSA road race when a group of cyclists were struck from behind by a minibus.
Kotze received immediate medical care on the scene and was taken to hospital where he underwent emergency surgery to try and stop his brain from haemorrhaging.

Posted on 2 Sep 2019

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Video Your Physical Activity to Win Fantastic Prizes

Those older than 12 can enter the CANSA and Green Outdoor Gyms SA’s competition, where the challenge is to make a video showing at least 5 minutes of exercise each day, and submitting it to enter the competition. Participants stand the chance to win cash prizes to the value of R10 000 each month and get entered into a draw to win their own Green Outdoor Gym to the value of R300 000. Entry fees are only R15 with R5 donated to CANSA towards its education and health awareness campaigns.

Posted on 2 Sep 2019

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Hoffman Races to Victory at Cycle4CANSA

Team ENZA/PBC captain, Nolan Hoffman, sprinted to a convincing bunch victory at the Bestmed Cycle4CANSA, which was presented by the Optimum Group at Sun City.

Posted on 2 Sep 2019

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Bestmed Cycle4CANSA se Nuwe Bergfietsroete Maak Deure Oop vir Plaaslike Gemeenskap

“Ons werk al sedert die begin van die jaar aan die nuwe bergfietsroete en ons glo fietsryers gaan dit baie geniet. Die bestaande roete is uitgebrei in die Letsateng-wildreservaat en daar is indrukwekkende nuwe seksies ingesluit rondom die twee gholfbane.”

Posted on 21 Aug 2019

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