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SET YOUR SIGHTS NOW ON THE 5TH FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

SET YOUR SIGHTS NOW ON THE 5TH FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

Winter is undoubtedly here, but the Fedhealth MTB Challenge on 7 and 8 September 2019 is worth diarising because it’s become the Western Cape mountain bikers’ favourite way to welcome spring. Now in its fifth year, the Fedhealth MTB Challenge will on ...

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10 REASONS WHY THIS MTB SAFARI SHOULD BE ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

10 REASONS WHY THIS MTB SAFARI SHOULD BE ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

A bit weary of doing the same stage races year in and year out? Or just keen to experience something fresh with your mountain biking tribe? Well, look no further than booking a Wilderness Trail experience with Cycle Mashatu. We (Joanne and Sean Baden ...

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BREAKING FROM TRADITION, NEW TRAILS ARE BLAZED ON STAGES 1, 2 AND 3 OF WINES2WHALES

BREAKING FROM TRADITION, NEW TRAILS ARE BLAZED ON STAGES 1, 2 AND 3 OF WINES2WHALES

Eleven years on from the inaugural FNB Wines2Whales many things in mountain biking have changed. One remains constant however, the sport’s iconic stage race's commitment to continual route refinements. Every year has seen new singletracks added and o ...

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AUSSIE WRIGHT CLAIMS KARKLOOF CLASSIC CROWN

AUSSIE WRIGHT CLAIMS KARKLOOF CLASSIC CROWN

Karkloof - Visiting Australian cross country MTB star Cameron Wright showed his class as he won an exciting Sappi 60km Marathon showdown while Frances Janse van Rensberg took the ladies honours in her first 60km marathon on Sunday at the Sappi Karklo ...

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NEW SHIMANO DEORE XT & SLX GROUPSETS BRING 12-SPEED FEATURES TO MOUNTAIN BIKERS

NEW SHIMANO DEORE XT & SLX GROUPSETS BRING 12-SPEED FEATURES TO MOUNTAIN BIKERS

Building on the experiences of the world’s best mountain bike racers, Shimano has brought its race-winning technology to competitive and enthusiastic mountain bike riders. The new DEORE XT M8100 series, the latest iteration of the original MTB groups ...

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SA WOMEN’S MTB SURVEY RESULTS: PART 2 – YOUR SPENDING PREFERENCES

SA WOMEN’S MTB SURVEY RESULTS: PART 2 – YOUR SPENDING PREFERENCES

  If viewed on a smart phone, best viewed in landscape. For women, mountain biking can be both liberating and intimidating. It can also be both stimulating and frustrating. Are women well catered for in South Africa? Based on our research, we es ...

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ENTRHALLING RACING ON STAGE ONE AT KAP SANI2C

ENTRHALLING RACING ON STAGE ONE AT KAP SANI2C

Mackenzie Club – Stage one of the 2019 KAP sani2c dished up all the expected excitement as DSV Pro Cycling’s Arno du Toit and Gert Heyns won an end-sprint to take the stage honours ahead of PYGA Euro Steel’s Matthys Beukes and Phil Buys while dormaka ...

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ARE YOU READY FOR KAP SANI2C MAGIC?

ARE YOU READY FOR KAP SANI2C MAGIC?

We are heading into KAP sani2c season. The Trail version of this iconic 3 day stage race is from 14-16 May, the Adventure is 15-17 May (all entries sold out) and the Race is 16-18 May. We spoke to race founder “Farmer” Glen Haw about a few route addi ...

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RIDERS GEAR UP FOR GAUTENG’S PREMIER STAGE RACE

RIDERS GEAR UP FOR GAUTENG’S PREMIER STAGE RACE

More than 200 mountain bikers have rallied up for a three-day stage race – right in the heart of Gauteng. The third edition of the Glacier Cradle Traverse takes place from 5-7 April at Avianto Lifestyle Estate, Muldersdrift. With trails that are ofte ...

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SOUTH AFRICAN FLAVOUR ON THE PODIUM AT CAPE TOWN CYCLE TOUR MTB CHALLENGE 2019

SOUTH AFRICAN FLAVOUR ON THE PODIUM AT CAPE TOWN CYCLE TOUR MTB CHALLENGE 2019

(Stellenbosch, 2 March 2019) South Africa’s Alan Hatherly (Specialized) outsprinted training partner Matt Beers (NAD Pro Racing) to win his first Cape Town Cycle Tour MTB Challenge in a new record time of 02:09:05. Hatherly’s Specialized Factory Raci ...

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