Cat® Rugged Phones official phone sponsor for Toyota Cheetahs

Cat® Rugged Phones official phone sponsor for Toyota Cheetahs

Cat® Rugged Phones are pleased to announce their partnership with the Toyota Cheetahs as the official phone sponsor for the 2017 season. Representatives of Cat phones South Africa attended yesterday’s press conference in Bloemfontein, South Africa, where the 37-man squad for the tournament was revealed. Cat phones says they are honoured to be part of

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Introducing South Africa’s ‘People’s Champ’

Introducing South Africa’s ‘People’s Champ’

Cat Rugged Phones are proud to present an incredibly inspirational South African ambassador to their team. Meet Mbulelo Thinta.  He describes himself as an Ultra Mountain Runner, an MC for Health & Lifestyle Events and spends his days (when he can) running, mountain biking and being an MC at triathlons. He says he’s the ‘Voice

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Cat ® phones South Africa at the Impi Challenge

Cat ® phones South Africa at the Impi Challenge

This past weekend, Cat ® phones South Africa was prominent at the final Impi Challenge muddy obstacle race for 2017, held at Lievland Wine Estate in Stellenbosch. Cat phones sponsored the “Cat Wall” obstacle, one of the toughest obstacles at the race. At this obstacle, competitors had their photos taken and all images were posted

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The Cat® S60 launched yesterday in South Africa

The Cat® S60 launched yesterday in South Africa

Yesterday saw the successful launch of the Cat® S60 smartphone in South Africa at The Tin Factory in Johannesburg. The Cat S60 is the world’s first smartphone with an integrated thermal camera, and the world’s most waterproof smartphone. The Cat® S60 was unveiled earlier this year at Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona and walked

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#RuggedStories No.3: Meet windsurfer and Cat® phones Ambassador Max Rowe

#RuggedStories No.3: Meet windsurfer and Cat® phones Ambassador Max Rowe

Continuing our new series, we meet the people whose lives are seriously rugged. This week, Max Rowe, professional windsurfer.    Job title: Freestyle windsurfer Age: 27 Working Locations: Cape Town, South Africa; Fuerteventura, Spain; Maui, Brazil, Greece Hazards of the job:  Sand, salt water, wind, humidity, temperatures up to 40º C Favourite app: The GoPro

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#RuggedStories No.2: Meet the Original ‘Ice Road Trucker’ Alex Debogorski

#RuggedStories No.2: Meet the Original ‘Ice Road Trucker’ Alex Debogorski

In a new series, we meet the people whose working lives are seriously rugged. This week, Alex Debogorski – the longest-serving star of the History Channel’s Ice Road Trucker series. Job title: Ice road trucker and gold prospector Age: 62 Working Locations: North West Territories, Canada and Alaska. Hazards of the job:  Blizzards, whiteouts, -40ºC,

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#RuggedStories No. 1 – James Aldred: Meet the Guy Whose Workplace is a Rainforest Canopy

#RuggedStories No. 1 – James Aldred: Meet the Guy Whose Workplace is a Rainforest Canopy

Skills required: rope work, an eye for good composition – and a head for heights. ©James Aldred In a new series, we meet the people whose working lives are seriously extreme and demanding. This week, James Aldred – professional tree rigger and wildlife cameraman. Job title: Technical rope access rigger and wildlife cameraman Age: 40

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