Monday , 12 April 2021

 
THE SOUTH AFRICAN DREAM TEAM

THE SOUTH AFRICAN DREAM TEAM

Three young gravity racers from the Western Cape, Theo Erlangsen, Niko Velasco and Ike Klaassen make up the South African Commencal Team for 2021. They’re planning to race locally ...

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GOING PRO WITH MATT WALKER

GOING PRO WITH MATT WALKER

Matt Walker was a bit of a surprise winner of the 2020 UCI DH World Cup Series. Well, a surprise to most. But this video, shot mostly in Stellenbosch during his December training ...

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NO TIME TO CRY

NO TIME TO CRY

Downhill mountain bikers always seem so laid back and unaffected by real-life stuff. But they’re just good at hiding their stress. This 47-minute video gives great insight into Gr ...

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CONFIRMED: 2021 ABSA CAPE EPIC POSTPONED

CONFIRMED: 2021 ABSA CAPE EPIC POSTPONED

After careful consideration and continued conversations with local authorities, we regret to announce that the 2021 Absa Cape Epic has been postponed to 17-24 October 2021. The de ...

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2021 ABSA CAPE EPIC LIKELY TO BE POSTPONED

2021 ABSA CAPE EPIC LIKELY TO BE POSTPONED

This year, 36 hours before the start, the 2020 Absa Cape Epic was cancelled due to the rapidly increasing spread of Covid-19. It was a devastating blow to many who’d trained for m ...

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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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MINNAAR GRABS 22ND CAREER WORLD CUP VICTORY

MINNAAR GRABS 22ND CAREER WORLD CUP VICTORY

South African mountain bike legend, Greg Minnaar, extended his all-time World Cup-win record when he claimed victory at Round 3 of the abbreviated 2020 UCI Downhill World Cup in L ...

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TWO DOUBLE DOWNHILL WORLD CUPS TO LOOK FORWARD TO!

TWO DOUBLE DOWNHILL WORLD CUPS TO LOOK FORWARD TO!

This pandemic-shaped year has robbed us of many things, including the joy that is watching Downhill World Cup finals - live. Fortunately, things are looking up. We won’t be gettin ...

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SA WOMEN TO MAKE A STATEMENT AT XCO WORLD CHAMPS

SA WOMEN TO MAKE A STATEMENT AT XCO WORLD CHAMPS

To have one woman from a non-European country competing at the highest level in mountain bike racing is a gift. South Africa has three! Candice Lill, Cherie Redecker and Mariske S ...

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HATHERLY JOINS THE WORLD CHAMPS MEDAL HUNT

HATHERLY JOINS THE WORLD CHAMPS MEDAL HUNT

It’s been eight years since South Africa won an Elite Men’s XCO World Championship medal, but two strong rides at Nove Mesto last week have put South Africa’s Alan Hatherly in wit ...

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