Author: FS Online Ed

A Fitting Epilogue To 2015

Now in its third year, the end of season mountain biking party that is the Pennypinchers Origin of Trails just keeps getting better writes Seamus Allardice. Stillwater Sports debuted the race in November 2013 when they took riders around Banghoek, Jonkershoek and Bottelary Hills in two 70km days. Then in […]

Nicky & Timo’s Tour

When your boyfriend is an ex-pro mountain biker your romantic summer holiday trips tend to involve a bit of riding, as Nicky Gilomee discovered when she took a trip to Knysna with Timo Cooper. My name is Nicky Giliomee and I really enjoy riding my bike… a lot! For me, […]

Trail Sunglasses

Keep your eyes on the trail – no matter the light conditions – with one of these pairs of riding specific sunglasses. What to look for in sunglasses Lens quality – You only have one pair of eyes so look after them with the best lenses you can afford. Fit […]

Single Speed Odyssey

Despite Isabelle Menzies’s best efforts, her husband and committed single speeder Max Menzies bagged up his beloved ‘Scelerat’ and headed off to Kenya for the Rift Valley Odyssey. Photos by David le Roux | Bigshot Media. The first time I heard of this stage ride was in February when taking […]