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De Hoop MTB Sizzles

Just minutes before the start of the 2nd annual Potberg & De Hoop MTB challenge, organizers of the event, Garden Route Events – a Knysna-based company was alerted to the devastating news of a raging fire in the process of burning down the finish destination at neighboring De Hoop Nature […]

PE Plett

The Adventure Provience is currently making a strong surge to take over mountain biking in South Africa. The PwC Great Zuurberg Trek lauched to resounding praise in May, the JBay Winter Festival’s moutain biking race drew 2 000 riders and now it’s nearly time for the established Eastern Cape stage race, […]

More Top MTB Trails

Fans of Jacques Marais’ Trails Feature and his Top MTB Trails book will be thrilled to hear that the sequel is nearly upon us. The book entitled More Top MTB Trails covers over 100 routes in the Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and North West provinces. The book focuses […]

67 Minute Ride for Qhubeka

On Mandela Day the Full Sus team and Trail and Tar organised a little 67 Minutes mountain bike ride to raise funds for Qhubeka’s 67 Bicycles project and to do our bit for Mandela Day. The Cape weather didn’t exactly come to the party, but we were still chuffed with […]

Two down one to go in the Gauteng XCE Series

This past Sunday was Round Two of the Inter School Eliminator Series for Gauteng. One Movement had a good turnout with 85 riders from 22 schools, spread right across the province and even stretching into the North West Province competing for podium honours. The level of riding in Gauteng has […]

Sus the Local Bike Shop: Trail and Tar

The clientele of Trail and Tar in Tokai were particularly eager to respond to the Full Sus reader survey in the June/July issue and so we’re featuring their local bike shop this month. Trail and Tar is arguably Cape Town’s best located bike shop, with a prime position on the […]

Another first for Matt Daneel

On the weekend Matt Daneel managed another first in his sporting career when he won the 60km race at Die Burger MTB Challenge held in Stellenbosch. The multisport athlete from Stellenbosch won the race in 2 hours and 42 minutes. Edward Best and Jannes Buys joined him on the podium. […]