DHI Column

DHI COLUMN: WORLD CUP SEASON KICKS OFF

  1 month ago

Well things have finally gotten underway for the 2017 world cup season and round one is in the books! I flew to Europe two weeks prior to the first race to get settled and get some training in at a long track. I ended up getting my bikes and then did a trip down to…

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2017 SEASON OFF TO A FLYER

  5 months ago

The season has begun! Finally after months of preparation and procrastination, the local racing scene has kicked off and it started with a bang! Our first event of the season was the opening round of the WP provincial series which was held at the Taal monument in Paarl. This is a special place to me…

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LOOKING BACK AT A GREAT DHI SEASON

  8 months ago

I have been home now for just over a month and it’s been a breath of fresh air. Don’t get me wrong, I love racing and travelling all year but at the same time it is draining and I am so happy to have a few months’ break from racing as such. It is more…

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The Downhill World Champs Experience

  8 months ago

The best week of the year for me is usually World Champs each year as it brings together the cross-country and downhill riders which is a lot of fun. In 2016 it changed a bit due to it being an Olympic year so it was a standalone downhill Worlds but it was still an awesome…

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SA Champs Wrap-Up & Wrapped-UP

  10 months ago

Stefan Garlicki is finally home and enjoying a little bit of downtime before jetting off to Mont Saint Anne. He came home to race national champs and here is how it went… I had been feeling good on the bike in Europe coming into national champs so I felt confident, however the local guys are…

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Thunder Down Under

  1 year ago

Here we are again! Crazy to think that in the last month Stefan Garlicki went from Cape Town to Lesotho to France to Australia and back again! Here is the full story… The last time you heard from me I was sitting in an airport on the way home from Lourdes, France after a rather…

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No Off Season Blues

  1 year ago

We’re proud to welcome South African Downhill Champion Stefan Garlicki to the line-up of Full Sus regulars. We hope you’ll enjoy sharing his 2016 racing journey with him. In my sport we get to have a long off season, which is great in some ways but also not good in others. I have always had…

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