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National Team announced for MTB World Champs

  58 mins ago

26 July 2017 – Cycling South Africa is proud to announce the National MTB Team that has been selected to represent South Africa at the 2017 UCI MTB World Championships in Cairns, Australia from 4 to 10 September. National Team for 2017 UCI MTB World Championships (AUS) Cross-country Elite Philip Buys William Mokgopo Sithembiso Masango Rozalia…

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NATIONAL MTB SERIES CONTENDERS CLASH

  3 hours ago

After a total of four rounds comprising seven stages, the Ashburton Investments National MTB Series reaches a crucial point on Saturday with the eighth stage at Round 5 of the prestigious series, which takes place at Van Gaalen in the North West Province. Less than an hour’s drive from both Johannesburg and Pretoria, Van Gaalen…

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Enter the Piket-bo-Berg events

  23 hours ago

The exclusive Piket-bo-berg Trails are again hosting two events in 2017. Our first event will be held on 9 September and is a traditional one day MTB & Trail Run Challenge sponsored by Boland Superspar that features various distances for both mountain bikers and trail runners. In the bike department you can choose from a…

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Cycle4Cansa prepares for 20th anniversary

  1 day ago

Traditionally signalling the resumption of the cycling season after winter, the Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Championship is again set to attract a bumper entry when it celebrates its 20th anniversary at Sun City next month. The two-day festival of cycling, which incorporates road and mountain bike races, also serves as a major fundraiser for the Cancer Association…

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WIN AT THE 2017 CAPE PIONEER TREK

  1 day ago

If you’re undecided about whether or not to enter the 2017 Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, this incentive is sure to crush any doubts. But you’ll have put in for additional leave because it includes an incredible post-race holiday for two. The annual Cape Pioneer Trek is a UCI-graded seven-day stage race…

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Academy riders ready for Fedhealth MTB Challenge

  1 day ago

The BMT Fairtree Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy has set an impressive goal for all eleven riders that will be seen in action at the 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Saturday, 16 and Sunday, 17 September 2017. Started in 2015, the goal of the Academy was to encourage Kayamandi…

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Hatherly Reigns at SA Champs

  1 day ago

(Mankele, Mbombela) Team Spur’s Alan Hatherly is the 2017 South African Elite men’s cross country champion. Racing with the #1 board from his consistent season at the SA XCO Cup series, Hatherly lead from start to finish over the 7-lap course at Mankele Bike Park in Mpumalanga to take the title ahead of Philip Buys in second and…

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Late entries open for Stellenbosch MTB Challenge

  1 day ago

It is nearly time for one of the most popular mountain bike events in the country and it is all happening in the Boland wine land town of Stellenbosch this Sunday, 30 July.  Thousands of riders will gather at Eikestad Primary School for the start of the Stellenbosch MTB Challenge that caters for all ages…

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More than just an Eliminator for the Garden Route

  2 days ago

Since 2014 the Eliminator Series has frequented Western Province, KwaZulu Natal and Gauteng where the events have grown year on year to see over 100 participants competing in each event in this fast and exciting format of mountain biking. Eliminator is a short course heat racing format of mountain biking whereby riders race four at…

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Greg Minnaar Wins the 2017 Oakley X-Over

  2 days ago

After a huge day of competition, it was the legendary Greg Minnaar who was crowned the 2017 Oakley X-Over Champion. After a win at the Mountain Bike Race, and a third at the Surf Contest, he went on to score enough points at the Golf Tournament to edge Butch James into second place in the…

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