Sunday , 31 May 2020

 
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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WHO THE HELL IS TOMMY G?

WHO THE HELL IS TOMMY G?

WHO THE HELL IS TOMMY G? Have you heard of Tommy G? Most likely not. But after watching this video, you’ll know exactly who Tommy G is and what he can do on a mountain bike (who e ...

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TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020: #14

TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020: #14

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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SPECIALIZED BICYCLES AFRICA STEPS UP TO SUPPORT INDEPENDENT BICYCLE RETAILERS AND RIDERS

SPECIALIZED BICYCLES AFRICA STEPS UP TO SUPPORT INDEPENDENT BICYCLE RETAILERS AND RIDERS

Amid the chaos and uncertainty unleashed on the economy by COVID-19 Specialized Bicycles Africa has taken significant steps to support their employees, retail partners and custome ...

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TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020: #15

TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020: #15

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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2020 GLACIER CRADLE TRAVERSE POSTPONED TO OCTOBER DUE

2020 GLACIER CRADLE TRAVERSE POSTPONED TO OCTOBER DUE

Glacier by Sanlam and Dryland Event Management have taken the tough but necessary decision to postpone the 2020 Glacier Cradle Traverse. The three-day mountain bike stage race was ...

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EBIKES ARE HEAVY. YES, BUT THEY’RE STILL AGILE

EBIKES ARE HEAVY. YES, BUT THEY’RE STILL AGILE

We know eBikes are heavier. Santa Cruz’s Heckler weighs just over 21kg, on the lighter end of most ‘regular’ eBike weights, but still a bag and a half of dog cubes heavier than a ...

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STILLWATER SPORTS BIDS FAREWELL TO THE MAGALIES MONSTER

STILLWATER SPORTS BIDS FAREWELL TO THE MAGALIES MONSTER

The Magalies Monster is an iconic South African mountain bike event. Established in 2001, it became a must-do challenge for Gauteng mountain bikers, partly because Johannesburg an ...

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SANTA CRUZ HECKLER: THE LAUNCH AND THE BACKLASH

SANTA CRUZ HECKLER: THE LAUNCH AND THE BACKLASH

On 11 February 2020, Santa Cruz launched its first eBike, the Heckler. The move says a lot about Santa Cruz; the polarised reception says a lot about Santa Cruz’s (largely US) mar ...

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BEERS AND TERPSTRA EXTEND KNYSNA BULL LEADS ON STAGE 1

BEERS AND TERPSTRA EXTEND KNYSNA BULL LEADS ON STAGE 1

The 59-kilometre-long Stage 1 of the 2020 Knysna Bull, made personal by Constantia, was won by Matt Beers and Anne Terpstra. Starting at Eden Brook, between Knysna and Plettenberg ...

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