Thursday , 21 January 2021

 
NO EVENTS? HERE’S YOUR LOCKDOWN RACE FIX

NO EVENTS? HERE’S YOUR LOCKDOWN RACE FIX

The re-implementation and extension of Lockdown Level 3 has dealt another blow to an already ailing mountain bike events market in South Africa. But the Covid-19-compliant format ...

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TOP SA TRAILS OF 2020 – THE FINAL COUNTDOWN

TOP SA TRAILS OF 2020 – THE FINAL COUNTDOWN

As we close in on revealing the Top 5 of TREAD’s Top Trails of 2020, we figured a summary of Trails ranked 15 to 6 is in order. It’s important to know that this is a subjective ra ...

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NISSAN TRAILSEEKER BUFFELSDRIFT BREAKS RACING DROUGHT AND NEW GROUND

NISSAN TRAILSEEKER BUFFELSDRIFT BREAKS RACING DROUGHT AND NEW GROUND

Deprived of racing for more than five months, a star-studded field will eagerly do battle for podium places at the Nissan Trailseeker mountain bike marathon at Buffelsdrift, Preto ...

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WHY PRETORIA IS SOUTH AFRICA’S NEW MTB HOT SPOT

WHY PRETORIA IS SOUTH AFRICA’S NEW MTB HOT SPOT

You probably read that headline twice and then shook your head. With world-class mountain biking gold venues like Karkloof, Mankele, Stellenbosch, Grabouw and Cape Town, the last ...

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PURSUIT CHALLENGE: A STORY OF SURVIVAL – AND REVIVAL

PURSUIT CHALLENGE: A STORY OF SURVIVAL – AND REVIVAL

“Do you know all my passwords?” asked my wife, Joanne, after just less than an hour had passed during the 84km Pursuit Challenge at Buffelsdrift on Tuesday. “If I die on this ride ...

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TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 11

TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 11

We’re fortunate to have such a variety of mountain bike trails in South Africa. From inner-city mountain bike parks to remote wilderness trails, from free-to-ride trails on public ...

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LOCKDOWN LEVEL 3: WHERE YOU CAN RIDE YOUR MOUNTAIN BIKE

LOCKDOWN LEVEL 3: WHERE YOU CAN RIDE YOUR MOUNTAIN BIKE

After just over two months of government enforced lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, South African mountain bikers will once again be able to ride with the level of freedom th ...

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SANDERS, DU TOIT TRIUMPH AT BATTLE OF BUFFELSDRIFT

SANDERS, DU TOIT TRIUMPH AT BATTLE OF BUFFELSDRIFT

Arno du Toit and Samantha Sanders claimed their first wins of the 2017 Nissan TrailSeeker Mountain Bike Series at Bufflelsdrift, north of Pretoria at the weekend. Almost 2500 moun ...

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BUFFELSDRIFT CELEBRATES VARIETY AT ROUND 2 OF NISSAN TRAILSEEKER SERIES

BUFFELSDRIFT CELEBRATES VARIETY AT ROUND 2 OF NISSAN TRAILSEEKER SERIES

There’s a reason the Buffelsdrift round of the Nissan TrailSeeker Series has been one of the most popular since its inception: variety. Saturday’s second round of the popular Gaut ...

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BUYS, RALPH COME OUT TOPS AT BUNDU BASH TRAILSEEKER

BUYS, RALPH COME OUT TOPS AT BUNDU BASH TRAILSEEKER

Philip Buys and Theresa Ralph secured their first victories of the 2016 Nissan TrailSeeker Gauteng Series when they triumphed in the men and women’s categories respectively at Rou ...

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