Riding for reasons at joberg2c

Every year thousands of South Africans who shouldn’t even think of looking at a mannequin wearing running shoes line up for ultra distance events. Almost every weekend, there are running, cycling, swimming or mountain bike events where Average Joes challenge themselves, sometimes for a good reason, and sometime because it’s […]

Local lingo of joberg2c: Day 4’s action

All sports have their own quirky terminologies, and mountain biking is no different. There are berms, switchbacks, singletracks, drop-offs, dropper posts, table tops, dual-sus and more. But over the course of a nine-day event like joberg2c, an entire new conversation style develops – not quite a new language, but a […]