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#ChampionTheDream this Women’s Month

In the spirit of Women’s month, on the 18 August 2017, Fives Futbol and Totalsports hosted its second Annual ladies 5×5 tournament at the Fives Grand Central courts, to promote football among females and raise funds for Girls and Football SA (www.girlsandfootball.org). Fives Futbol is more than just a five-a-side facility; it offers player experience unrivalled globally. It boasts facilities ...

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Nike Celebrates Visionary Women

NikeWomen Visionairs Group

Nike is celebrating a group of visionary women in its Air VaporMax campaign, who are reshaping sports and fusing it with culture. Inspired by Nike’s latest innovation, the Air VaporMax running shoe, which places your foot directly on Nike Air technology, the ‘Visionairs’ are inspiring a community to peel away the layers of challenges, including personal ones, that limit women ...

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Actress, Singer and Adrenaline-Junkie Jade Hübner

Jade Hübner by Gareth Barclay

TV presenter, model, actress, MC, entrepreneur, singer, adrenalin junkie, and part-time B.Com student, Jade Hübner is a multi-talented woman. Her dream is to take over the entertainment industry in a big way. Having started her working career at the age of 15 as a model, maths tutor and waitress, Jade knew that only hard work and sheer determination would ultimately ...

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OCR Champion Carina Marx

Carina Marx

Obstacle Course Racing (OCR) is one of the fastest growing sports in the world and Carina Marx is no stranger to the industry.  Sports Discipline: Obstacle Course Racing Champion Age: 34 Resides: Johannesburg, South Africa  Achievements: Qualified for European OCR Champs 21 May 2017, Netherlands Qualified for Spartan World Champs 27 May 2017, Spain 2016 SA OCR Champs –  3rd elite lady 2016 World OCR ...

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Hard Enduro Rider – Kirstin Landman

kirstin landman

Being brought up in a motorcycle family, the bug bit Kirsten at a very young age. Riding and racing is Kirsten’s passion and has become a lifestyle for her. The challenge of being a female rider competing against the boys in the tough terrains that they ride in is what she thrives on. Each ride, race or training session accomplished ...

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African XCO Champion Bianca Haw

Bianca Haw was always going to be a mountain biker. As daughter to the effervescent ‘Farmer Glen’ Haw, the man behind world-famous races such as Sani2c, Imana Wild Ride and joBerg2c, she was around the sport from a young age. Although professional cycling was on her radar from early on, the KwaZulu-Natal youngster followed her own path playing a variety ...

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Alpine Ski Champion Lindsey Vonn

  American Lindsey Vonn is alpine skiing’s poster girl. She is as ruthless, brilliant and successful as they come in the competitive world of alpine racing. Hailing from Saint Paul, Minnesota, Lindsey set her sights on becoming a world-class skier after meeting her childhood hero, Picabo Street at the age of nine.  By age 18, she’d won three World Cup ...

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MTB Downhill World Champ – Rachel Atherton

Over the years, Rachel Atherton has become a major player in downhill racing. After winning a host of categories in 2005, she was named Times Young Sportswoman of the Year and hasn’t looked back since. She totally dominated the women’s downhill circuit in 2008, winning the World Cup overall and taking World Championship gold. On her way to the World ...

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Africa’s Fittest Woman, Celestie MacIntosh

Africa’s Fittest Woman, Celeste MacIntosh has made it to CrossFit Regionals five times – more than any local CrossFit athlete. She now balances her training as an elite athlete with a career as a part-time digital marketing consultant. “And I’m very excited with a new love to get my mind out of the gym and have a different focus. CrossFit ...

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