Wednesday , 19 June 2019

TREAD Stage Races

BREAKING FROM TRADITION, NEW TRAILS ARE BLAZED ON STAGES 1, 2 AND 3 OF WINES2WHALES

BREAKING FROM TRADITION, NEW TRAILS ARE BLAZED ON STAGES 1, 2 AND 3 OF WINES2WHALES

Eleven years on from the inaugural FNB Wines2Whales many things in mountain biking have changed. One remains constant however, the sport’s iconic stage race's commitment to continual route refinements. Every year has seen new singletracks added and o ...

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ENTRHALLING RACING ON STAGE ONE AT KAP SANI2C

ENTRHALLING RACING ON STAGE ONE AT KAP SANI2C

Mackenzie Club – Stage one of the 2019 KAP sani2c dished up all the expected excitement as DSV Pro Cycling’s Arno du Toit and Gert Heyns won an end-sprint to take the stage honours ahead of PYGA Euro Steel’s Matthys Beukes and Phil Buys while dormaka ...

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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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TANKWA QUEEN STAGE LOOMS LARGE AS LEADERS CONSOLIDATE

TANKWA QUEEN STAGE LOOMS LARGE AS LEADERS CONSOLIDATE

Today marked the second stage of the Momentum Health Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen. With 83km to get through and 1800m of climbing to conquer, the nail-biting day of racing had the potential to lay a solid foundation for the stages to come. Brazil’ ...

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BLISTERING KOUE BOKKEVELD VICTORY

BLISTERING KOUE BOKKEVELD VICTORY

The world’s top mountain bikers have arrived in the Koue Bokkeveld for South Africa’s premier four day stage race, the Momentum Health Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen. The 2019 event was more eagerly anticipated than ever. A ground-breaking live stre ...

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BIG GUNS LOADED FOR TANKWA TREK SHOWDOWN

BIG GUNS LOADED FOR TANKWA TREK SHOWDOWN

The best mountain bikers in the world are about to descend on the Tankwa Karoo, and mountain bike fans will witness it live. The 2019 Momentum Health Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen takes place from 7-10 February. With the second highest UCI status o ...

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INVESTEC-SONGO-SPECIALIZED OUT TO DEFEND THEIR ABSA CAPE EPIC TITLE

INVESTEC-SONGO-SPECIALIZED OUT TO DEFEND THEIR ABSA CAPE EPIC TITLE

Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts return, with Simon Andreassen and Christoph Sauser, to defend their Absa Cape Epic title for Investec-songo-Specialized in 2019. The Czech Express, as Jaroslav Kulhavý is fondly known, is uniquely suited for the tri ...

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SA STAGE RACES – WHICH OFFER THE BEST VALUE?

SA STAGE RACES – WHICH OFFER THE BEST VALUE?

There’s been a decline in number of entries at mountain bike events over the past couple of years. It’s partly a sign of a maturing market, partly due to the depressed economy and partly due to the growth of mountain bike trails parks throughout the ...

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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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