Sunday , 29 November 2020

 
HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE NEAR WITHDRAWAL

HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE NEAR WITHDRAWAL

It’s been a while since we last wrote about our His and Hers 2020 KAP sani2c build-up because there’s been some drama! We hit a few snags and for a while it seemed like we were go ...

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IT’S ONLY 14KM X 2. HOW HARD COULD IT BE?

IT’S ONLY 14KM X 2. HOW HARD COULD IT BE?

You know when you find something hugely fun or exciting or satisfying and you just want to share it with someone? Well, that’s what a Pretoria couple have done for the past 10 yea ...

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FLAT-OUT RIDING DRY AND DUSTY SOUTH AFRICAN TRAILS

FLAT-OUT RIDING DRY AND DUSTY SOUTH AFRICAN TRAILS

South African Tim Bentley is possibly the best all-round dirt bike rider in the country. The guy can dirt-jump, race Enduro and send Downhill – all ridiculously well. Check out th ...

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TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 8

TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 8

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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MIND THE GAP: JUMPING PART 2 – THE IMPORTANCE OF SPEED

MIND THE GAP: JUMPING PART 2 – THE IMPORTANCE OF SPEED

After having got some elementary stuff under the belt in Part 1, we set about practising what our jump coach, Barry Crouse, had taught us. For me, this was relaxing more and letti ...

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LOVE BIKES? NEED AN INCOME? WHY NOT BECOME A BICYCLE MECHANIC?

LOVE BIKES? NEED AN INCOME? WHY NOT BECOME A BICYCLE MECHANIC?

Covid-19 rightfully gets a lot of negative publicity. But the lockdowns and significant changes to our plans and goals have helped many to take stock of what’s really important. T ...

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FROM FRESH PRINCE TO NOBLE KING – GREG MINNAAR REFLECTS ON HIS ROOTS

FROM FRESH PRINCE TO NOBLE KING – GREG MINNAAR REFLECTS ON HIS ROOTS

With 22 World Cup wins, 81 World Cup podiums, three World Cup Series wins and three World Championship wins, South Africa’s Greg Minnaar is the undoubted king of downhill racing. ...

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FIVE REASONS THE NEW 947 RIDE JOBURG MTB RACE ROCKED

FIVE REASONS THE NEW 947 RIDE JOBURG MTB RACE ROCKED

With consistent entry numbers of 4 000 and more over the past few years, the 947 Ride Joburg Mountain Bike Challenge has become the largest one-day mountain bike race in South Afr ...

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SHAPES IN THE CITY

SHAPES IN THE CITY

We came across this video when we happened across the making of it on RedBull TV. We were simply blown away that a South African laaitie is so incredibly skilled on a bike! Watch ...

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HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE FEAR

HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE FEAR

Thanks to the South African government’s various lockdown restrictions, Sean and Joanne Badenhorst haven’t done a team stage race together in more than a year. But that’s about to ...

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