Friday , 28 February 2020

ROOKIE PROJECT: STRAVA–TION, THE ENEMY WITHIN

ROOKIE PROJECT: STRAVA–TION, THE ENEMY WITHIN

A few months back we went undercover and infiltrated the underground networks of Strava Premium. While our operation yielded invaluable intel, we discovered that it didn’t come wi ...

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HIGH SPIRITS IN ONRUS AT FINAL STAGE OF WINES2WHALES ADVENTURE

HIGH SPIRITS IN ONRUS AT FINAL STAGE OF WINES2WHALES ADVENTURE

Stage three of the FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) Adventure was met with high spirits on Sunday, 28 October 2017 with mountain bikers preparing to say goodbye to the w ...

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SIX REASONS WHY THE BUCO LIONS KAROO TO COAST IS STILL SO POPULAR

SIX REASONS WHY THE BUCO LIONS KAROO TO COAST IS STILL SO POPULAR

There’s something magical about riding your mountain bike the 100km from Uniondale in the Karoo, to Knysna at the coast. There must be. A total of 4700 entered the 2017 edition of ...

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CAPE EPIC 2018 ROUTE: A RETURN TO ITS ROOTS

CAPE EPIC 2018 ROUTE: A RETURN TO ITS ROOTS

The 2018 Absa Cape Epic route was launched in Sandton, Johannesburg on Tuesday. It will start on the slopes of Table Mountain and end at Val de Vie in Paarl eight days later. In o ...

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A (BRIEF) STROKE OF GENIUS: RIDING ANDREW NEETHLING’S PERSONAL BIKE

A (BRIEF) STROKE OF GENIUS: RIDING ANDREW NEETHLING’S PERSONAL BIKE

It’s not often you get to ride a pro bike racer’s personal bike, so I didn’t hesitate to offer to ride Andrew Neethling’s personal Genius 700 Tuned from Bloemendal to the Protea H ...

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SCOTT GENIUS 2018: THE INEVITABLE SURPRISE

SCOTT GENIUS 2018: THE INEVITABLE SURPRISE

It was inevitable that SCOTT would relaunch its Genius after radically redesigning its Spark last year. The industry-wide incorporation of Boost width in wheels has given new poss ...

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SCOTT’S 2018 PLANS FOR SOUTH AFRICA

SCOTT’S 2018 PLANS FOR SOUTH AFRICA

The 2018 model year SCOTT launch, South African edition, was held in Durbanville, near Cape Town from 1-3 September. During those three days, SCOTT Sports Africa engaged with medi ...

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HAKAHANA ENDURO 2, THINGS ARE HEATING UP

HAKAHANA ENDURO 2, THINGS ARE HEATING UP

Doubling up as the Gauteng regional series, Round 2 of the Bike Market Hakahana Enduro saw a strong turnout of rider numbers. Probably due to one of two, or both reasons; a break ...

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IS IMPROVING MTB SKILL THAT IMPORTANT IN SOUTH AFRICA?

IS IMPROVING MTB SKILL THAT IMPORTANT IN SOUTH AFRICA?

How skilled are you really? And how much does it matter in South Africa? We did a recent survey with participants at the 2017 KAP Sani2c and one of the questions asked participant ...

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THE TWO TREK BIKES THAT WE JUST HAD TO RIDE

THE TWO TREK BIKES THAT WE JUST HAD TO RIDE

On August 2 and 3, Trek Bikes South Africa held it’s 2018 launch at the Avianto sports complex at Muldersdrift, just north of Joburg. Dubbed as ‘#MyTrek18’ the launch showcased a ...

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