Author: FS Online Ed

New trail unveiled in George

The Hillbillies Mountain Bike Club in George recently built and unveiled a new single-track trail at the Garden Route Dam. The pine plantation nestled in between the Garden Route Dam to the West, and the Saasveld campus of Nelson Mandela University to the East, is a popular network of trails […]

Report: SA XCM Champs at Grabouw

The magnificent valley of Grabouw needs no introduction. Mountain bikers travel from all over the country to add this renowned trail to their bucket list. Advendurance and race director Francois Theron made sure this year’s event is going to be momentous. Oak Valley is filled with breath-taking views of vineyards, […]

Shimano unveils E7000 e-bike groupset

Shimano today unveils a new e-bike groupset in its line-up, the SHIMANO STEPS E7000 groupset, designed to inspire mountain bikers to explore new grounds with up to 25km/h of assisted riding. Where Shimano’s top tier E-MTB groupset, E8000, is designed to handle aggressive riding on rugged, difficult trails with extreme […]

STBB4GOOD to make children Smile

National law firm STBB are hosting their 8th annual STBB4GOOD MTB Challenge (powered by Amdec) and STBB4GOOD Twilight Run on 12 and 13 October this year. Both events start and finish on the picturesque Overgaauw Wine Estate in Stellenbosch and the routes, created on the unique Bottelary Renosterveld Conservancy, traverse […]