Ride Review

Holiday Racing

Kate Slegrova spent the Christmas holidays in the Garden Route gem of Herolds Bay, so she was happy to note that Advendurance added the Garden Route Trail Series to their 2013 calendar. So she signed up for the last race of her year. 

KZN Provincial Series #1

The KZN MTB Commission is responsible for hosting the KZN Provincial XCO/Enduro/DHI MTB Series every year and has established this series as the breeding ground for many of South Africa’s champions. In the January issue of Full Sus, some of the reasons that SA is battling to keep up with […]

Riding the winds of Fair Cape

Jeanne-Louise Wiese and her husband have recently been taking part in a few very challenging road races to try and boost their fitness for the trails. So when they headed out to Meerendal (wobbly legs, dodgy cycling tan and all), they thought the winds of Durbanville Hills couldn’t possibly match […]

The Origin of Great Riding

If you’re a regular reader of Full Sus you’ll know we were all pretty excited about the Origin of Trails, Stillwater Sports’ newest addition to the MTB stage race calendar and a ride conceived to raise funds for trail building and maintenance on the mountains and valleys around Stellenbosch. In […]

Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek

The Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek is organized by Dryland and they are Kate Slegrova’s favourite race organisers. They work hard on making everyone happy – not only the pro cyclists but the normal riders too. Everyone feels like they are part of Dryland’s big family. But just because they’re like […]

The procession of rider heading out on the W2W Adventure

A helluva Adventure

It was Shayne Dowling’s first three day stage ride, he had seen all the guys wearing their jackets with pride like a medal and knew he had to find out what Wines2Whales was all about. And to get the jacket of course.