21 October 2018


THE OFFICIAL BOKONE BOPHIRIMA GOVERNMENT NEWSPAPER

FALKE joins FNB Magalies Monster and FNB Platinum Trail Run

by: Jacky McClean   date: 11 May 2018

FALKE South Africa has teamed
up with two of the North West province’s most revered off road events, the FNB Magalies Monster
MTB Classic and FNB Platinum Trail
Run to take place at the ATKV Buffelspoort
on Saturday, 02 June 2018 and Sunday, 03 June 2018 respectively.
Established in 1974, FALKE SA is a subsidiary of the German textile giant, a
fourth-generation family owned business that was founded in 1895.
“We are excited to welcome FALKE SA as a partner to the FNB Magalies Monster
MTB Classic and FNB Platinum Trail Run,” says Michael Meyer, Managing
Director Stillwater Sports.
“FALKE boasts a wide range of sport-specifi c performance socks –
including mountain biking and trail running – that offer ultimate functionality
and wearer advantage. Both the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and FNB
Platinum Trail Run are known to be challenging,
yet rewarding. With the added advantage of having FALKE in their
corner, mountain bikers and trail runners can look forward to a real treat at the
2018 events,” Meyer said.
According to FALKE Group Marketing Executive, Keaton Quarmby, the FNB
Magalies Monster MTB Classic and FNB Platinum Trail Run perfectly fi t the
FALKE brand.

“Both events give us the perfect opportunity to connect with our core mountain
biking and trail running consumer.
We have the perfect offering from our advance and every day sports range for
these consumers,” confi rms Quarmby. “This is the ideal platform for us to
showcase our bike and trail offering to the right target audience. We are confi
dent that this partnership will deliver on-point brand exposure, whilst it is also
a great opportunity to showcase and increase awareness of our unique offerings.
We look forward to reinforcing our positioning as one of the leading sock
brands in South Africa and the world,” Quarmby said.
Mountain bikers and trail runners taking part in the 2018 FNB Magalies Monster
MTB Classic and FNB Platinum Trail Run are invited to visit the FALKE Foot Zone
for a post ride and/or post run foot massage.