The MiFitness Games 2018 is just around the corner and it’s all happening at FIBO Global Fitness Africa presented by Dis-Chem Pharmacies at the Ticketpro Dome from Friday, 26 October at 12pm to Sunday, 28 October at 3pm.

The MiFitness games is a 3 day team format fitness competition for both elite and rookie athletes. Teams are made up of two males and one female. The workouts are tough, but at the same time uncomplicated. The MiFitness games will also showcase the latest  equipment available in the fitness industry, these include Assault Airbikes and Assault Airrunners.

“We decided to host the MiFitness Games at FIBO, because FIBO is the most premium fitness exhibition in the world, says Roland Steyn, director, MiFitness. “We visit FIBO in Germany every year, and it always impresses. South Africa needs a good fitness exhibition and fortunately FIBO is now here providing us with the platform to launch our very own MiFitness Games competition for the first time”.

“We are delighted to be able to provide a home for the MiFitness Games. This competition is set to become a highlight on the fitness calendar. FIBO Global Fitness Africa powered by Dis-Chem Pharmacies aims to showcase a variety of different fitness activities and the Mi-Fitness Games is ideal for competitive athletes,” says Martin Hiller, GM of FIBO Africa. 

MiFitness Divisions and information:


1. RX

  • RX division will require athletes to be able to do the following:
  • One athlete must be able to do ring muscle ups and rope climbs
  • Weights will accommodate intermediate athletes.

2. Rookie

  • At least one athlete must be able to do pull ups and rope climbs
  • Weights will be ideal for beginner level

Prizes (Per Team):


1st Place: 1x Assault Airrunner (Valued at R75000), 3x R5000 Cash, 3x Biogen Hamper (Valued at R2000 each)
Total Value: +- R100,000 prize value

2nd Place: 1x Assault Airbike (Valued at R17500), 3x R2000 Cash, 3x MiFitness Weight Vests (Valued at R1500 each), 3x Biogen Hamper (R1000)
Total Value: +- R31,000 Prize Value

3rd Place: 2x 20kg Powercore 6.0 Olympic Bar (Valued at R3000 each), 1x 15kg Powercore Ladies Bar (Value at R2,500 each), 3x Biogen Hamper (Valued at R500 each)
Total Prize Value: +- R10,000 Prize Value


1st Place: 3x R1,000 MiFitness Voucher (Voucher can be combined), Biogen Hamper
Total Prize Value: +- R4,000+ Prize Value

2nd Place: 3x R500 MiFitness Voucher (Voucher can be combined), Biogen Hamper
Total Prize Value: +- R3,000 Prize Value

3rd Place: 3x MiFitness Hampers, Biogen Hamper
Total Prize Value: +- R2,000 Prize Value

Entries close on 21 September 2018.

For more information on MiFitness Games: mifitnessgames@mifitness.co.za


About FIBO Global Fitness Africa

FIBO Global Fitness Africa Festival presented by Dis-Chem Pharmacies is a three-day event focusing on the fitness, wellness and health industry and that is open to the public. From 26 to 28 October, visitors will be exposed to everything (from apparel to equipment and nutrition) as well as see the latest developments in the industry. In addition, visitors will be able to take part in various group fitness activities and watch fitness competitions.

FIBO Global Fitness Africa Summit will host International and local experts who will share their expertise and insights into the latest industry trends on 26 October.  Inclusive of an exhibition & demo area to showcase the various exhibitors products and offerings, this platform is built to the industry’s requirements to not only facilitate more business, but networking and relationship building too.

About FIBO Global Fitness

From Cologne to Shanghai and Johannesburg to the United States: FIBO is expanding its global activities and establishing a direct presence in the target markets. FIBO in Cologne, the Leading International Trade Show for Fitness, Wellness and Health, draws about 1,000 exhibitors and 150,000 visitors to Germany each year. This is where innovations are launched. This is where international trends are set. This is where the industry comes to invest. FIBO China has been the central meeting place of the Asian fitness industry since 2014. FIBO Africa and FIBO USA will be launched in 2018.

About MiFitness:

MiFitness is South Africa’s largest gym equipment supplier. We carry the widest range of gym equipment, with the best quality and service. We represent some of the best bands in the worlds. MiFitness focuses on the follow key areas: Home Use Gym Equipment, Equipment for Crossfit & Functional Training, Commercial Gym Equipment, Kids Playsystems, and Gym Equipment manufacturing. We employ a staff complement of up to 100 staff members and numerous vehicles and trucks to ensure that our customers are looked after at all times.

About Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions is the world’s leading events business, enhancing the power of face to face through data and digital tools at over 500 events a year, in more than 43 countries, attracting more than 7m participants. East, Asia Pacific and Africa and organised by 41 fully staffed offices. Reed Exhibitions serves 43 industry sectors with trade and consumer events. It is part of the RELX Group PLC, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.

Issued on behalf of FIBO Global Fitness Africa by TPW.Agency

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