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  • INDUSTRY: WHY MTB RIDES ARE TOUGHER FOR YOUR KIDS

    INDUSTRY: WHY MTB RIDES ARE TOUGHER FOR YOUR KIDS

    We derive so much joy from riding our mountain bikes and most of us wish we’d discovered mountain biking at a much younger age. So it’s natural for us to want to introduce our kids ...

  • INDUSTRY: FINDING THE RIGHT MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR YOU

    INDUSTRY: FINDING THE RIGHT MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR YOU

    Pedal along flowing trails or scenic gravel roads; feel the wind in your face; appreciate the warm sun on your back and ride into a place where your mind is cleared and your soul f ...

  • INDUSTRY: MOMSEN TURNS UP THE TRAIL BIKE HEAT

    INDUSTRY: MOMSEN TURNS UP THE TRAIL BIKE HEAT

    Following the success of its VIPA XC/marathon race bike, Momsen Bikes has expanded its VIPA range with the introduction of the VIPA Trail, an extension of the brand’s commitment to ...

  • TESTED: BONTRAGER RALLY MIPS HELMET

    TESTED: BONTRAGER RALLY MIPS HELMET

    There are so many helmet brands and models available these days. The quality is generally very high in terms of modern lids meeting required international safety standards and the ...

INDUSTRY: WHY MTB RIDES ARE TOUGHER FOR YOUR KIDS

INDUSTRY: WHY MTB RIDES ARE TOUGHER FOR YOUR KIDS

We derive so much joy from riding our mountain bikes and most of us wish we’d discovered mountain biking at a much younger age. So it’s natural for us to want to introduce our kid ...

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INDUSTRY: FINDING THE RIGHT MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR YOU

INDUSTRY: FINDING THE RIGHT MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR YOU

Pedal along flowing trails or scenic gravel roads; feel the wind in your face; appreciate the warm sun on your back and ride into a place where your mind is cleared and your soul ...

Read More »
INDUSTRY: MOMSEN TURNS UP THE TRAIL BIKE HEAT

INDUSTRY: MOMSEN TURNS UP THE TRAIL BIKE HEAT

Following the success of its VIPA XC/marathon race bike, Momsen Bikes has expanded its VIPA range with the introduction of the VIPA Trail, an extension of the brand’s commitment t ...

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TESTED: BONTRAGER RALLY MIPS HELMET

TESTED: BONTRAGER RALLY MIPS HELMET

There are so many helmet brands and models available these days. The quality is generally very high in terms of modern lids meeting required international safety standards and the ...

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SIX REASONS WHY THE BUCO LIONS KAROO TO COAST IS STILL SO POPULAR

SIX REASONS WHY THE BUCO LIONS KAROO TO COAST IS STILL SO POPULAR

There’s something magical about riding your mountain bike the 100km from Uniondale in the Karoo, to Knysna at the coast. There must be. A total of 4700 entered the 2017 edition of ...

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TESTED: KTM SCARP SONIC

TESTED: KTM SCARP SONIC

It’s been eight years since we last tested a KTM. Eight years! Back then 26-inch wheels and triple chainrings were the norm and hydraulic disc brakes were just starting to appear ...

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CAPE EPIC 2018 ROUTE: A RETURN TO ITS ROOTS

CAPE EPIC 2018 ROUTE: A RETURN TO ITS ROOTS

The 2018 Absa Cape Epic route was launched in Sandton, Johannesburg on Tuesday. It will start on the slopes of Table Mountain and end at Val de Vie in Paarl eight days later. In o ...

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A (BRIEF) STROKE OF GENIUS: RIDING ANDREW NEETHLING’S PERSONAL BIKE

A (BRIEF) STROKE OF GENIUS: RIDING ANDREW NEETHLING’S PERSONAL BIKE

It’s not often you get to ride a pro bike racer’s personal bike, so I didn’t hesitate to offer to ride Andrew Neethling’s personal Genius 700 Tuned from Bloemendal to the Protea H ...

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SCOTT GENIUS 2018: THE INEVITABLE SURPRISE

SCOTT GENIUS 2018: THE INEVITABLE SURPRISE

It was inevitable that SCOTT would relaunch its Genius after radically redesigning its Spark last year. The industry-wide incorporation of Boost width in wheels has given new poss ...

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SCOTT’S 2018 PLANS FOR SOUTH AFRICA

SCOTT’S 2018 PLANS FOR SOUTH AFRICA

The 2018 model year SCOTT launch, South African edition, was held in Durbanville, near Cape Town from 1-3 September. During those three days, SCOTT Sports Africa engaged with medi ...

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