Wednesday , 12 May 2021

 
PAARL ALL SET FOR  2021 SA MTB MARATHON CHAMPS 

PAARL ALL SET FOR  2021 SA MTB MARATHON CHAMPS 

After Covid-19 restrictions forced the cancellation of the 2020 South African Mountain Bike Marathon Championships, it’s all system go for the 2021 edition, to be held in Paarl, W ...

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VAL DE VIE MTB EXPEDITION: THE CLASSY NEW STAGE RACE

VAL DE VIE MTB EXPEDITION: THE CLASSY NEW STAGE RACE

South African mountain bikers can look forward to an exciting new three-day stage race in May 2021 on a route that incorporates some of the country’s finest mountain bike trails. ...

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WHAT IT’S LIKE RIDING SPECIALIZED’S NEW R240000 MOUNTAIN BIKE

WHAT IT’S LIKE RIDING SPECIALIZED’S NEW R240000 MOUNTAIN BIKE

I have test-ridden hundreds of mountain bikes over the past two decades and generally I avoid knowing two things about a bike while test-riding it – the weight and the price. I pr ...

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THESE ARE SOUTH AFRICA’S TOP FIVE MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS

THESE ARE SOUTH AFRICA’S TOP FIVE MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS

The inaugural TREAD Top Trails campaign kicked off halfway through 2020. The objective was to showcase the range of amazing mountain bike trails parks in South Africa. We complete ...

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TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 2

TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 2

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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TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 6

TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – NUMBER 6

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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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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WHY IS SPECIALIZED SO SUCCESSFUL IN SOUTH AFRICA?

WHY IS SPECIALIZED SO SUCCESSFUL IN SOUTH AFRICA?

In South African mountain biking, Specialized is the most popular brand in bikes, helmets, shoes and gloves. Specialized is also among the most popular in tyres, socks and shorts. ...

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ANOTHER MAJOR STAGE RACE FALLS VICTIM TO COVID-19

ANOTHER MAJOR STAGE RACE FALLS VICTIM TO COVID-19

The 2020 FNB Wines2Whales mountain bike stage race has been cancelled. The decision was made known on Friday 28 August to entrants of the event, which was due to take place in thr ...

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