Provincial champs for new MTB team

On the weekend of the 31st of May and 1st of June, at the Western Cape Cross Country MTB Championships held at Contermanskloof the new team of PSG Giant launched onto the scene with two Provincial Champions. Jurgens Uys was crowned the U/23 Champion and youngster Carla Hollander is the new […]

Absa Cape Epic lottery winners announced

The lottery for entries closed on Saturday and successful riders have been notified. Riders from an unprecedented 62 countries applied for entries to the 2015 ABSA Cape Epic and international applicants amounted to 58 percent of the total. Breaking the 2010 record of 51 nationalities represented at the Cape Epic. […]

Shimano Electrifies XTR

Shimano has launched the first electronic groupset for mountain biking, the XTR Di2 (M9050). This development is the result of a very extensive testing program and is the moment many mountain bikers have long been waiting for. XTR Di2 comes in addition to the previously announced XTR M9000 mechanical groupset. […]

Groustra and Pfitzenmaier on song for Knysna 200

Reigning Wines2Whales champions Renay Groustra and Nico Pfitzenmaier will be looking to add the RECM Knysna 200 title to their list of successes when the three-day mountain bike race starts on the Garden Route next Friday (June 6). The Cape Town-based RSA Web-Dorma duo are returning to their best stage-racing form […]

Louw and Hill trek to victory at Zuurberg

Andrew Hill and Adriaan Louw were in confident form ahead of next week’s national marathon championships as they cruised to victory in the three-day PwC Great Zuurberg Trek in the Addo area near Port Elizabeth on Sunday. Hill and Louw, riding in the colours of Fairview-TIB, crossed the finish line […]

Round 3 KZN XCE School Series Round Up

The third and final round of the KwaZulu-Natal leg of the Inter School Eliminator Series was greeted with clear skies and scorching temperatures as the riders were eager to see what lay ahead of them at Ashton College in Ballito. The course was 90% urban with a steep downhill to […]