By Martin Vos Race: Northern Quickie Stats: 16 March 2014, 55km, Northern Farms, Pretoria Rural. The night before I struggled to fall asleep. It’s been a while since I’ve been this nervous or anxious to do a race. The Northern Quickie that is held at Northern Farms between Krugersdorp […]
Steven Smuts of Snapsport Media was at the Western Province XCO series opener on the 8th of March and shot a few cool pics. Check them out… For more great race day photos follow Steven on Twitter @SnapSportMedia
XCO The 3rd and final KZN MTB XCO/Enduro/DHi took place over the weekend of 1st and 2nd of March 2014 at Cascades MTB Park, Pietermaritzburg. As the final event in the Series it was guaranteed to be a humdinger of a day. Nick Floros had designed a course that had […]
Kate Slegrova did the first Tankwa Trek last year and loved it, so it was on her to do list for 2014. Plus it’s great preparation for the Cape Epic, which she’s been training for and it’s organised by Dryland… which makes it a race she just couldn’t miss. The […]
Selfs na drie dae van resies jaag en kampterreinpret, moet die ry na die Cederberg vir die Isuzu Ride the Rock nog steeds beskou word as Erik Kleinhans se persoonlike hoogtepunt van die naweek. Saam met my in ons RE:CM-bus was Specialized se video-bemanning, JB en Etienne, ’n Switserse klimmer, […]
Report compiled by Gavin Ryan of KZN MTB and Quickpix. The 2nd KZN MTB XCO/Enduro/DHI took place over the weekend of 15th and 16th of February 2014, at Giba Gorge MTB Park. Staying with the principle of giving riders the opportunity and exposure to other routes within KZN, Giba Gorge […]
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.
This was Kate Slegrova’s second Attakwas, so she knew what was coming and wasn’t too nervous. After finishing last year’s tough Cape Pioneer Trek in the mud and rain she thought it couldn’t be too bad, especially with the weather on the riders’ side.
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 […]
The African XCO Champs took place on the 25th of January at the Slammer XC track in Durbanville. Steven Smuts of Snapsport Photography was there to capture the action.