Sunday , 15 September 2019

HEALTH: YES ANOTHER SUN PROTECTION ARTICLE

HEALTH: YES ANOTHER SUN PROTECTION ARTICLE

  Yes, it’s summer and predictably, we’ve got an article advising you on how to protect against sun damage. But it really is important if you want to prevent horrible things ...

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ROOKIE PROJECT: GOOD THINGS COME TO THOSE WHO WEIGHT

ROOKIE PROJECT: GOOD THINGS COME TO THOSE WHO WEIGHT

  As wannabe professionals we know that cycling is all about the notorious power to weight ratio. Our ability to go fast is directly influenced by the power our pins can put ...

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SOUL PROVIDER: KNOWLEDGE + PASSION + PATIENCE = SUCCESS

SOUL PROVIDER: KNOWLEDGE + PASSION + PATIENCE = SUCCESS

  When we launched the TREAD – Mountain Biking With Soul brand in February 2009, we had four primary objectives: 1. create an authoritative, credible South African mountain b ...

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GRAVITY: Q&A WITH NIGEL HICKS

GRAVITY: Q&A WITH NIGEL HICKS

  This year saw Pietermaritzburg host the annual UCI MTB and Trials World Championships, with Greg Minnaar having to defend his title on home turf. The only man that could po ...

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A BEER WITH: ROBYN DE GROOT

A BEER WITH: ROBYN DE GROOT

  Within less than a year, Robyn de Groot went from the disappointment of crashing and limping across the finish line in the London Olympic road race, to the elation of becom ...

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DOPING BATTLE INTENSIFIES

DOPING BATTLE INTENSIFIES

The world’s best mountain bike racers competed at the 2013 ABSA Cape Epic. The event is the closest thing mountain biking has to the Tour de France. But is the battle against dopi ...

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STOKE: ASCENT OF THE APE MAN

STOKE: ASCENT OF THE APE MAN

  First light. I kick a corner of the duvet, touch a toe to the wooden floor. My wife groans and rolls to face a wall. She knows what’s coming next – a progressive amplificat ...

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THIS IS  AFRICA

THIS IS AFRICA

  Africa is not for sissies – that much we all know. But this continent of extremes, microcosmically represented by the incredibly diverse landscape, climate and habitat of S ...

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WHY MTB IS THE NEW GOLF: FREEDOM VS FRUSTRATION

WHY MTB IS THE NEW GOLF: FREEDOM VS FRUSTRATION

  There are many, many rules in golf. Not just while playing, but off the course too. And even corporate golf days can’t escape these rules, which are sternly upheld by the c ...

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