Tuesday , 17 September 2019

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DORMAKABA AND GALILEO RISK OVERCOME ROUGH TERRAIN TO WIN 2019 TRANS BAVIAANS

DORMAKABA AND GALILEO RISK OVERCOME ROUGH TERRAIN TO WIN 2019 TRANS BAVIAANS

The 2019 Trans Baviaans, which took place in the Eastern Cape on Saturday 10 August, was won by the dormakaba and Galileo Risk teams. They and their fellow competitors in the Trans Baviaans Race, the first of two events, had to brave the roughest con ...

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NOW THIS IS A PROPER MOUNTAIN BIKE CHALLENGE!

NOW THIS IS A PROPER MOUNTAIN BIKE CHALLENGE!

Words by Sean Badenhorst Images by PC Photography and Black Tulip Visuals The lead bunch in the Extreme event early on Stage 1 Everyone has his or her own view of what proper mountain biking is. And it’s great that our sport offers so much variety be ...

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SA WOMEN’S MTB SURVEY RESULTS: PART 3 – YOUR GEAR AND BIKE PREFERENCES

SA WOMEN’S MTB SURVEY RESULTS: PART 3 – YOUR GEAR AND BIKE PREFERENCES

For women, mountain biking can be both liberating and intimidating. It can also be both stimulating and frustrating. Are women well catered for in South Africa? Based on our research, we estimate that women make up between 20-25% of the South African ...

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FAMILY FUN A PRIORITY AT FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

FAMILY FUN A PRIORITY AT FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

Yes, turning the pedals on the scenic climbs and carving the crafted singletrack on the generous descents is cool and all. But what about your family? What are they doing while you soak up the excitement of the 2019 FedHealth MTB Challenge on 7 and 8 ...

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SOUTH AFRICA’S ‘RACE WITH SOUL’ RETURNS

SOUTH AFRICA’S ‘RACE WITH SOUL’ RETURNS

South Africa’s ‘Race with Soul’ is about to make a highly anticipated return to its pioneering roots… The Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek presented by Biogen has settled into a comfortable rhythm over the last ten years and was said to have put on ...

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SET YOUR SIGHTS NOW ON THE 5TH FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

SET YOUR SIGHTS NOW ON THE 5TH FEDHEALTH MTB CHALLENGE

Winter is undoubtedly here, but the Fedhealth MTB Challenge on 7 and 8 September 2019 is worth diarising because it’s become the Western Cape mountain bikers’ favourite way to welcome spring. Now in its fifth year, the Fedhealth MTB Challenge will on ...

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ARE YOU READY FOR KAP SANI2C MAGIC?

ARE YOU READY FOR KAP SANI2C MAGIC?

We are heading into KAP sani2c season. The Trail version of this iconic 3 day stage race is from 14-16 May, the Adventure is 15-17 May (all entries sold out) and the Race is 16-18 May. We spoke to race founder “Farmer” Glen Haw about a few route addi ...

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RIDERS GEAR UP FOR GAUTENG’S PREMIER STAGE RACE

RIDERS GEAR UP FOR GAUTENG’S PREMIER STAGE RACE

More than 200 mountain bikers have rallied up for a three-day stage race – right in the heart of Gauteng. The third edition of the Glacier Cradle Traverse takes place from 5-7 April at Avianto Lifestyle Estate, Muldersdrift. With trails that are ofte ...

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‘RACE WITH SOUL’ REVEALS 2019 ROUTE

‘RACE WITH SOUL’ REVEALS 2019 ROUTE

South Africa’s ‘Race with Soul’ is about to make a return to its pioneering roots. The Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek presented by Biogen has settled into a comfortable rhythm over the last ten years, and was said to have put on its best edition y ...

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SPIRIT OF SOUTH AFRICA’S TOUGHEST EXTREME ONE-DAY MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE

SPIRIT OF SOUTH AFRICA’S TOUGHEST EXTREME ONE-DAY MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE

It takes a special group of cyclists to sign up for South Africa’s “toughest extreme one-day mountain bike race”, especially after the festive season. Yet year after year thousands line up for the Momentum Health Attakwas Extreme presented by Biogen, ...

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