Mandela Day Marathon MTB Dash

The Mandela Day Marathon MTB Dash taking place on Saturday 30th August is an event that is attracting many different people for many different reasons. When Sibusiso Khuzwayo was a youngster growing up near Durban he used to ride his bike because the carefree days of youth allowed for this […]

A Spring in 2014 Scottburgh MTB’s step

Scottburgh – It’s out with the cold and in with the adventure for KwaZulu-Natal’s mountain biking community as the popular Scottburgh MTB race presented by Sappi waves winter goodbye and prepares to welcome in the warmth and freshness of spring on Sunday 31 August. Previously staged over the weekend of […]

FNB Wines2Whales teams up with Amped

Amped Portable Power has teamed up with FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) as the official Portable Power Partner of one of South Africa’s premier three-day-stage mountain bike (MTB) events. Launched in November 2013, Amped has a range of portable power units that recharge USB devices such as smart-phones, GPS tracking units, lights, […]

Gauteng School XCE Series Wrap-Up

The Gauteng Leg of the Inter School Eliminator Series wrapped up the 9 event nationwide series with some very explosive and exciting racing. Riders showed an immense amount of talent with incredible bike handling skills, speed and power and were tested over three vastly different courses presented at Sutherland High […]

Gauteng School XCE Series Finale

Sunday 10 August saw the third and final round of the Gauteng leg of the Inter School Eliminator Series hosted by King David High School, Linksfield take place. After seeing the course designed by Northern Farm the previous week, the Headmaster of King David said we needed to spice up […]

MTB Route marking – Reader Feedback

Full Sus reader and Garden Route local Sam Nienaber has been a committed mountain biker for years and put his considerable experience into action on the question of route marking, in response to the Full Sus August cover feature. Here are Sam’s thoughts – backed up by CSA legislation. Give […]