Sport & Adventure

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The Mama Africa of Abseils

The views, the challenges and the sense of achievement at the end are hard to beat

Table Mountain is one of the world’s highest commercial abseils. Abseil Africa has been operating there for the last 20 years. Guide and abseil enthusiast, Kevin Shehaan, regards it as an adrenaline fuelled adventure sport that anyone can do! He shares his expert knowledge and first hand experience…

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Top 5 Surf Spots

We help you find the perfect waves

With almost 3 000 kilometres of coastline, South Africa is a surfer’s paradise, offering some of the best waves in the world. onRoute rates the top five in the country...

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Salomon Sky Run

The Toughest Trail Run in South Africa

Skyrunners are fit, brave adventurers and dedicated environmentalists leaving only their footprints, and cherishing the unique shared experience of the Salomon SkyRun.

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Super Heroes or Fitness Freaks?

Ironman Uncovered

It’s the world’s most gruelling one-day race and perhaps the greatest test in human endurance.

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Take Flight in a Microlight

Cutting through the air like an eagle

“Today’s microlight aircraft are hi-tech, well engineered and beautifully built machines, making them safer, easier to fly and more comfortable than ever before!”

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At Victoria Falls Bridge

The Big Air Experience!

Known as the Grand ol’ Dame, the Victoria Falls Bridge is 107 years old, suspended between 2 countries, and the only place in the world where you get to jump, slide or swing in “no-man’s land”.

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This is No Race

Cycling the Mountains of Lesotho

The aim is to get everybody who crosses the starting line to cross the finish line, in one piece.

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Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Paragliding

Sky’s the limit!

The only thing you really need to know is that paragliding is the best way to experience complete airborne euphoria. But, if you want to know more, read on…

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The World’s Greatest Traveller

A 23 year Road Trip

More than 200 countries visited in one car with, incredibly, no breakdowns. Gunther continues on one of the greatest expeditions of modern times...

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Are you Tough Enough?

New Balance IMPI Challenge

“This adrenaline-pumping trail adventure race takes place in the most incredible scenic settings across the country.”