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EVENT: NEW VENUE, SAME QUALITY RACING AT FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

EVENT: NEW VENUE, SAME QUALITY RACING AT FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

If you’re one that likes to plan ahead, then block off Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 September on your calendar. If you’re not one that plans that far ahead, block it off anyway, you’ll thank us later… What’s up on 16 and 17 September? It’s the third ann ...

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EVENT: ESCAPE THE CITY AND EMBRACE NEW-SEASON BEAUTY AT RIDE2NOWHERE

EVENT: ESCAPE THE CITY AND EMBRACE NEW-SEASON BEAUTY AT RIDE2NOWHERE

  Winter’s just started but before long, we’ll be anticipating the arrival of Spring. The best way to fully appreciate the arrival of Spring is on your mountain bike. And the best place to do that is at the Ride2Nowhere, presented by WeChat from ...

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RIDE THE BERG – THE AUTHENTIC MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE

RIDE THE BERG – THE AUTHENTIC MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE

Interesting fact: There are 62 mountain ranges in South Africa. But despite its relatively high number of mountain ranges, South Africa has surprisingly few mountain bike races in mountains. Actually, there are just a handful of events that have race ...

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30TH KNYSNA CYCLE TOUR TURNS UP THE FUN DIAL

30TH KNYSNA CYCLE TOUR TURNS UP THE FUN DIAL

One of South Africa’s oldest and largest cycling festivals, the Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour celebrates its 30th anniversary this July with some innovations, most of which will benefit mountain bikers.  A rite of passage as a South African mountain bik ...

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Berg and Bush Long Drop Pass, we’ll see you at the bottom.

Berg and Bush Long Drop Pass, we’ll see you at the bottom.

  The Grindrod Berg & Bush is one of South Africa’s most popular mountain bike stage races. It didn’t achieve this status without constantly innovating to ensure the three events – Descent, Great Trek and Two-Day – remain attractive to newco ...

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BERG AND BUSH 2017- IMPROVED ROUTE, UPGRADED RIDER BENEFITS, GREAT VALUE

BERG AND BUSH 2017- IMPROVED ROUTE, UPGRADED RIDER BENEFITS, GREAT VALUE

The Grindrod Berg & Bush is one of South Africa’s most popular mountain bike stage races. It didn’t achieve this status without constantly innovating to ensure the three events – Descent, Great Trek and Two-Day – remain attractive to newcomers an ...

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OWN THE TRAIL

OWN THE TRAIL

Join mountain bike experts for a focused 90-minute midweek seminar that enables you to become a better mountain biker, presented by The Practice and TREAD. Hosted by Sean Badenhorst and Alasdair Garnett, OWN THE TRAIL offers a comprehensive summary o ...

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CAPE EPIC 2017 DAY 7 – TREAD NOTES & OBSERVATIONS

CAPE EPIC 2017 DAY 7 – TREAD NOTES & OBSERVATIONS

Day 7, Stage 6. The Queen Stage of the 14th edition of the Absa Cape Epic on the penultimate day. Some would say that’s cruel. We say, that’s the Cape Epic – deal with it. And it was a truly epic Epic stage with a climb up the monstrous Groenlandberg ...

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CAPE EPIC 2017 DAY 6 TREAD NOTES & OBSERVATIONS

CAPE EPIC 2017 DAY 6 TREAD NOTES & OBSERVATIONS

Day 6, Stage 5. At 84km a shortish stage, but with 2100m of climbing and a high percentage of singletrack, far from easy… Olympic champion, Nino Schurter and his young SCOTT SRAM Racing teammate, Matthias Stirnemann, won the stage and took the overal ...

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CAPE EPIC 2017 DAY 3 – TREAD NOTES & OBSERVATIONS

CAPE EPIC 2017 DAY 3 – TREAD NOTES & OBSERVATIONS

Day 3, Stage 2. For the first time in Cape Epic history, the organisers shortened a stage because of “projected extreme heat”. What should have been a 102km haul from Hermanus to Greyton became a 62km leg to Caledon. Some riders were disappointed, bu ...

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