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Fairtree-Simonsberg-Contour

Entries Open for Simonsberg Contour MTB & Trailrun Stage Race

Entries are now open for the 2018 Fairtree Simonsberg Contour Mountain Bike and Trail Run Stage Race events taking place 3 to 4 February and 10 to 11 February 2018 respectively.  Keen trail runners...

Events in Cape Town in March

The Inconvenience of Wings The much-anticipated “The Inconvenience of Wings” makes its debut at the Baxter Theatre, starting mid-February and playing until 3rd March 2018. This play by acclaimed writer and director, Lara Foot, addresses...
Sailing Cape Town

How to take up sailing in the Mother City

You’ve watched keelboats sashay around buoys, their crews pinching lines and pulling off well-choreographed manoeuvres. There’s no denying the appeal of commandeering such beasts, and the feeling of exhilaration and a heightened sense of satisfaction...
sun met decades of glam

Glamour and entertainment a sure bet at the 2017 Sun Met celebrated with Mumm

South Africa’s oldest horse race and Cape Town’s most anticipated social event makes its way to Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday 28 January 2017. The prestigious event returns this time with a myriad of fresh, entertaining...
Birdwatching Zandvlei

Birdwatching at Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve

Expedition Estuary: The Cape Bird Club Explores Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve As a lifelong birdwatcher, it was fairly inevitable that I’d finally scrape my act together and join the Cape Bird Club (CBC), which I...
Little Bee-eaters

The Joys of Being a Bird-Watcher in the Cape

Few countries in the world can rival the birdlife Cape Town has to offer and with more than 610 different species having been recorded in the area, 60 of which are endemic to the...
Falke-Trail-Run

Celebrate the change of season with the 2018 FALKE Trail Run Series

Uncover some of the most magnificent views and single tracks during the remainder of the 2018 FALKE Trail Run Series in association with Dirtopia and the Greater Simonsberg Conservancy (GSC). The GSC covers over 4000Ha...
Supping

What’s SUP? The new sporting craze that’s rocking the Western Cape

Capetonians are uniquely blessed when it comes to outdoor sporting opportunities: our hiking, biking, surfing, golfing and trail running facilities are among the finest the world has to offer. However, this summer, a new...
Torpedo-SwimRun

Race wide open for Torpedo SwimRun Cape athletes to bag R100k in prize money

Organizers of the Torpedo SwimRun Series have announced a prize purse of R 100k for the Torpedo SwimRun Cape that takes place in November 2018 along the Cape Town Atlantic coastline. Torpedo SwimRun is...
Ryan Sandes

Ryan Sandes – man on the move

Ryan Sandes started trail running in 2006 and was immediately hooked. He tells us why he can’t get enough of what he does. Ultra-marathon trail running champion Ryan Sandes is passionate about his sport of...

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