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Run your way to youthfulness this Youth Month

Press Releases   •   Jun 06, 2018 09:51 GMT

June is full of excuses to start running your way to youthfulness and great health. With World Running Day on the 6th, it is also Youth Month and five years that Discovery Vitality has been a headline sponsor of parkrun SA.

​Discovery announces partnership with Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka

​Discovery announces partnership with Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka

Press Releases   •   Mar 28, 2018 12:05 GMT

Discovery Limited, the South African-founded financial services organisation guided by the core purpose of making people healthier and enhancing and protecting lives, announced today that they are the Official Wellness Partner to Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka.

South African triathletes ready for Commonwealth glory

South African triathletes ready for Commonwealth glory

Press Releases   •   Feb 12, 2018 10:16 GMT

South Africa’s triathlon medal prospects at the Commonwealth Games look promising after team mates Richard Murray and Henri Schoeman bagged gold and silver respectively during the elite men’s race at the 2018 Discovery Triathlon World Cup Cape Town, on Sunday 11 February 2018 in Green Point.

Run the Western Cape – in style – with the Discovery Vitality Run Series

Run the Western Cape – in style – with the Discovery Vitality Run Series

Press Releases   •   Jan 11, 2018 14:15 GMT

Following the overwhelming success of the Discovery Vitality Run Series in Johannesburg in 2017, Discovery Vitality is excited to announce the launch of the next Run Series in the Western Cape over February and March this year.

Entries now open for 2018 Discovery Get Active Weekend in Cape Town

Entries now open for 2018 Discovery Get Active Weekend in Cape Town

Press Releases   •   Nov 01, 2017 07:29 GMT

Continuing its endorsement of mass participation sporting events, Discovery will once more host the Discovery Triathlon World Cup Cape Town and Discovery Duathlon Cape Town.

Discovery Vitality announces the inaugural Discovery Vitality Run Series

Discovery Vitality announces the inaugural Discovery Vitality Run Series

Press Releases   •   Jun 20, 2017 09:09 GMT

Discovery Vitality is proud to announce the launch of a brand new venture in partnership with four of Johannesburg’s most established running clubs – the Discovery Vitality Run Series. Designed to help people improve their health through physical activity, the Discovery Vitality Run Series connects four iconic running events in the city of Johannesburg.

One in four South African preschoolers is overweight or obese. What does the research reveal?

One in four South African preschoolers is overweight or obese. What does the research reveal?

Press Releases   •   May 24, 2017 11:16 GMT

More than a quarter of the world’s population is under the age of 15. Their health is our future. Based on the current exercise and eating habits of South Africa’s children, it’s clear that urgent action is required.

Exercise: The prescription of the future

Exercise: The prescription of the future

Press Releases   •   Apr 05, 2017 13:04 GMT

A panel of doctors and medical experts agree exercise is a ‘vital sign’.

Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk becomes Discovery Vitality Ambassador

Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk becomes Discovery Vitality Ambassador

Press Releases   •   Mar 30, 2017 10:07 GMT

Discovery Vitality teams up with Wayde van Niekerk to help people to get active and lead healthier lives

The night belongs to runners!

The night belongs to runners!

Press Releases   •   Mar 20, 2017 10:29 GMT

Joburg to host Discovery 947 Rhythm Run in May