Be a Winter Warrior
You have 150* hours of free time this month. Don’t get left out in the cold
She was the better half of last year’s lacklustre Batman vs. Superman
caper, so fingers crossed that the Amazonian warrior can kick DC’s cinematic universe back into shape. With a World War I setting and an intriguing storyline, we think this one could be a hit. 2 JUNE
Lying sprawled out in a garden, nothing can match the comfort of a cold brewski. Well, except having three dozen brewers on hand to dispense the best craft in the country. Fortunately, this fabled oasiss is on offer in the form of the Capital Craft Beer Festival, taking place in n the Pretoria Botanical Gardens. Grab a mate, , a pint and a spot in the shade - yep, that’s how you unwind. 10 JUNE
Think you’re the king of the tarmac? Earn your boasting rights in the ultimate ultra: Comrades. For 94 years, runners have put their endurance to the test with this monster race, and this year, you’ll be greeted by an 86km route that is equal parts unforgiving and rewarding. Cross that line and no one will doubt your claim to the crown. Not even that mate who “once fought a bear with a stick”. Sure you did, Dave. 4 JUNE
CelebrateC the start of winter at the Soup Sip and Bread festival in the Durbanville WineW Valley. You’ll findfin soup, breads anda wine – plus live music.m 3 TO 5 JUNE
MH is Watching...
FrankFra Underwood returnsturn in House of Cards’ fifth season now on Netflix.N Expect political intrigue, espionage and barbecued ribs.
Tekken is back for its seventh iteration, and you can bet they’ve got beat-em-ups down to an art form. All your favourite brawlers are back, plus a few new faces. The graphics are next-gen in every sense, and the feature list is a welcome departure from the barebones brawlers flooding the charts at the moment. Kick back and kick ass: it’s a good motto. 2 JUNE
With a 9km climb up the northern slope of the Magaliesberg, the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic didn’t wind up with that moniker by accident. Test your riding mettle with an off-road jaunt through the mountainside. The reward? You’ll feel like a bonafide badass (look it up, it’s a real job title) and you’ll experience some of the best scenery in the country, too. 3 JUNE