Tuesday , 17 September 2019

dear burry

dear burry

it’s been five years since you left us so suddenly. we still think about you often. each time we talk about you, we feel a hollowness in our stomachs because you should still be h ...

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LIGHTS. CAMERA. TRACTION – LONDON 2012 OLYMPICS

LIGHTS. CAMERA. TRACTION – LONDON 2012 OLYMPICS

So we all saw the mountain bike racing at the London Games on TV and we know the results. And we all felt frustrated for Burry Stander who came so close to a medal. And we all fel ...

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OLYMPIC DREAMERS

OLYMPIC DREAMERS

  Three South Africans have been chasing their Olympic dreams for the past few months. What exactly can we expect from them at the greatest sporting show on earth? By Sean Ba ...

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CAPE EPIC BIDS FAREWELL TO A GREAT CHAMPION

CAPE EPIC BIDS FAREWELL TO A GREAT CHAMPION

On March 22 this year Christoph Sauser and Jaroslav Kulhavy punched the air as they crossed the Absa Cape Epic Grand Finale finish line at Meerendal to win the world’s premier mou ...

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A BEER WITH … CHRISTOPH SAUSER

A BEER WITH … CHRISTOPH SAUSER

At the ripe old age of 39 five-time Absa Cape Epic winner Christoph Sauser is finally hanging up his aero helmet. We were hoping to get decent beer time with the Swiss multiple Mo ...

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CHERISE STANDER HOPING TO HARNESS BURRY’S LEGACY

CHERISE STANDER HOPING TO HARNESS BURRY’S LEGACY

Pietermaritzburg – Following a tough start to the 2014 season, the iconic Cascades MTB Park and the legend of her late husband Burry could be the tonic that Cherise Stander needs ...

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BURRY STANDER S-WORKS EPIC

BURRY STANDER S-WORKS EPIC

  Burry “The Kid” Stander will always be remembered in the mountain bike world as a world-class competitor and wonderful person. We lost him, a teammate and dear friend, duri ...

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BURRY STANDER TRIBUTE: FAREWELL TO A LEGEND

BURRY STANDER TRIBUTE: FAREWELL TO A LEGEND

“love is stronger than death even though it can’t stop death from happening. but no matter how hard death tries, it can’t separate people from love. it can’t take away our memorie ...

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BURRY STANDER MEMORIAL RIDES ROSTER

BURRY STANDER MEMORIAL RIDES ROSTER

  On 3 January this year, South African cycling great, Burry Stander, lost his life when he collided with a minibus taxi as he was completing a training ride. Burry was just ...

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A BEER WITH: CHERISE STANDER

A BEER WITH: CHERISE STANDER

  After losing her husband and best friend, Burry Stander, on 3 January 2013, Cherise Stander has been on an emotional journey that’s taken her to the loneliest places. Her m ...

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