Girdlestone focuses on third Jock title

Reigning champion Dylan Girdlestone will have a third title in his sights when he returns to South Africa’s toughest one-day race, the Bestmed Jock Cycle Classique. The 31st running of the three-stage event starts and finishes at the Mbombela Stadium near Nelspruit in Mpumalanga on July 19 and will cover […]

Great riding at the My Spar MTB Classic

The inaugural MY SPAR MTB CLASSIC was held earlier this month on Jacques and Leisje Steenkamp’s farm – Zuurbron on the R330 between Humansdorp and Hankey.   Thanks in part to the glorious weather; attendance exceeded all expectations with over 380 cyclists taking part. This event is organised annually by the […]

KZN XCE School Series Race #2

Sunday 18 May saw Round Two of the Inter School Eliminator Series take place at Crawford College in La lucia. The field was greeted by perfect weather and a well groomed course. Riders were challenged with a climb straight out of the start gate, then the tricky task of negotiating […]

Last chance to enter Great Zuurberg Trek

Mountain biking enthusiasts have a final window of opportunity to ride one of the Eastern Cape’s most scenic and diverse stage races before entries for the PwC Great Zuurberg Trek close on Monday. The second edition of the three-day race, which centres around the Zuurberg mountain range just outside Port Elizabeth […]

Calling All Bike Shops

Calling All Bike Shops To get your store featured here all you have to do is ensure that all your clients get a copy of Full Sus and enter the monthly competition. The shop with the most competition entrant wins! Sus the Competition Winner In April we gave away a […]

Ride the JBay Winterfest’s MTB Open

The second edition of the Jeffreys Bay Mountain Bike Open will take place on 19 July 2014, as part of the JBay Winterfest. Entries open on 14 May and new routes promise to offer something for riders of all fitness and skill levels. “Last year’s race had a little bit […]

Shimano XTR M9000

Shimano acknowledge that since they last made a significant upgrade to their top of the range XTR component range in 2010 mountain biking has changed a great deal. With the birth of the Enduro format and SRAM’s 1×11 technology shifting the boundaries of what riders expect from their drivetrains. The […]

RockShox RS-1

If you come from a motocross background you’ll be familiar with the advantages of an inverted fork. It keeps the fork seals constantly lubricated which allows for better small bump dampening. But the traditional issue with inverted mountain bike forks has been reduced torsional stiffness – or the lower part […]

QR Lifeline

In the interest of rider safety here’s another option for emergency identification in the event that you’re not able to provide your vital information yourself. QR Lifeline offers a platform on which you create a profile with all your medical details (medical aid number, primary physician, list of chronic medical […]