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VWS Nuweberg Trail Challenge – 14 November 2021

Please note ticket sales were originally stopped due to COVID-19 regulations which prohibit gatherings of more than 100 people.Due to the level change only in September a permit was unfortunately unattainable in the short time we had.   THE RACE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL AN ANTICIPATED DATE OF 14 NOVEMBER 2021 so please keep your ticket if that is …

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Training Day

First published on 17 July 2019 in Bolander Lifestyle & Property. Republished with kind permission of Cape Community NewspapersBYLINE: NORMAN MCFARLANE The line of hazard tape running down the slope towards the road, indicates the fireline, which the two firefighters are attacking. The 45mm hose is heavy, ungainly, and the footing is poor, the veld …

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VWS Trail Challenge 2019

  Sunday 12th May 2019 saw the 14th running of the Volunteer Wildfire Services (VWS) Trail Challenge on the beautiful slopes of Table Mountain. The course is one of the few races along the contour path and gives many serious runners a chance to race in their own backyards for the 20km prize, while getting …

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Inaugural VWS Nuweberg Trail Challenge 2018 a great succcess

A cool overcast morning welcomed the 242 runners who ran the inaugural Volunteer Wildfire Services (VWS) Nuweberg Trail Challenge in the Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve on Sunday November 11. The 22km event kicked off at 8am, with 126 runners tackling the tough yet engaging course. Mostly on jeep track, the route sports some gnarly hills, …

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