Adventure Sport

Elite runners to host seminars

2011-08-17 13:00
Ryan Sandes (File)
Cape Town - Some of the world’s most successful trail runners will visit South Africa in September.

Kilian Jornet and Anna Frost will join South African Salomon team-mates, Ryan Sandes, Cas Van Aardenne, Linda Doke and Hanlie Booyens as well as key international and local Salomon staff for a mountain-running seminar tour of SA. 

Seminars are scheduled to take place in Gauteng (September 11), Durban (September 13) and Cape Town (September 15).

Topics will include:

- Technical insights into the use of compression and other performance garments (by one of the company’s international R&D experts)
- The company’s sports marketing strategy (by Greg Vollet – Salomon’s Global Outdoor Sports & Community Marketing Manager)
- Talks by the athletes on their racing and training experiences, notably including Anna Frost, Ryan Sandes and Kilian Jornet
- Talks by experts on topics ranging from podiatry to physiotherapy and recovery

The latest designs in Salomon trail footwear will also be on show and guests will be able to test and feedback on new models.

See the Salomon SA Facebook page for details on how to secure your spot at the seminar. Seats are limited.


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