Monday , 27 January 2020

CANNONDALE FACTORY RACING RETURNS TO THE ABSA CAPE EPIC

CANNONDALE FACTORY RACING RETURNS TO THE ABSA CAPE EPIC

In 2016 they finished fourth. In 2017 they finished fifth. In 2018 they stepped onto the podium, finishing third. In 2019 they went one better, earning the silver medal. The quest ...

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THESE ARE SA’S FAVOURITE MTB RACES

THESE ARE SA’S FAVOURITE MTB RACES

With our 2019 SA MTB Race Survey, presented by Garmin, we set about establishing some data on preferences of South African mountain bikers that participate in races. Racing has al ...

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THE RESULTS ARE IN! 2019 SA MTB RACE SURVEY, PRESENTED BY GARMIN

THE RESULTS ARE IN! 2019 SA MTB RACE SURVEY, PRESENTED BY GARMIN

There’s limited data available on the South African mountain bike market. Steadily, over the past few years, TREAD has helped give some insight and perspective with a series of su ...

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ZWIFT PARTNERS WITH THE ABSA CAPE EPIC

ZWIFT PARTNERS WITH THE ABSA CAPE EPIC

The Absa Cape Epic is proud to announce a renewed partnership with the world’s largest multiplayer online training and racing platform, Zwift, that builds on the successful relati ...

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VENTER & JANSE VAN RENSBURG SHIFT FOCUS TO MTB RACING FROM 2020

VENTER & JANSE VAN RENSBURG SHIFT FOCUS TO MTB RACING FROM 2020

Between them, they’ve completed 13 Grand Tours and each won the South African Elite men’s road race title. Now, Jacques Janse van Rensburg and Jaco Venter will turn their attentio ...

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DEFENDING CHAMPIONS RETURN IN FORCE

DEFENDING CHAMPIONS RETURN IN FORCE

In 2019, SCOTT-SRAM MTB-Racing's Nino Schurter and Lars Forster stormed to victory in the Absa Cape Epic. This feat was made more remarkable by the fact that they lost 6 minutes a ...

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PYGA INVESTS IN ITS OWN SOUTH AFRICAN FACTORY

PYGA INVESTS IN ITS OWN SOUTH AFRICAN FACTORY

2019 has been a momentous year for PYGA MOUNTAINBIKES as it has seen the realization of a dream to bring manufacturing back home to Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. A fitting place ...

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ICY TO HELL AND BACK

ICY TO HELL AND BACK

Gamkaskloof, or Die Hel, is renowned for extremely hot days. Though the mercury climbed past the 35-degree Celsius mark during the day on the first day, of the twenty fifth To Hel ...

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MOUNTAIN BIKING, WINE AND PHILANTHROPY COMBINE TO COMBAT CANCER

MOUNTAIN BIKING, WINE AND PHILANTHROPY COMBINE TO COMBAT CANCER

Mix the Western Cape’s most sought after 3-day mountain bike stage race with an exceptional wine estate and a charity that activates efficiently and effectively – and you make mag ...

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