Ride Review

The #FireRide Report

The Fairtree Capital Simonsberg Contour had all the ingredients to ensure a fantastic inaugural event, but then the Simonsberg Fire threw a spanner in the works. Meurant Botha and his team had to work around the clock to get the event back on track and Kate Slegrova and Ann Harrison […]

A Fitting Epilogue To 2015

Now in its third year, the end of season mountain biking party that is the Pennypinchers Origin of Trails just keeps getting better writes Seamus Allardice. Stillwater Sports debuted the race in November 2013 when they took riders around Banghoek, Jonkershoek and Bottelary Hills in two 70km days. Then in […]

Nicky & Timo’s Tour

When your boyfriend is an ex-pro mountain biker your romantic summer holiday trips tend to involve a bit of riding, as Nicky Gilomee discovered when she took a trip to Knysna with Timo Cooper. My name is Nicky Giliomee and I really enjoy riding my bike… a lot! For me, […]

Kate’s W2W Diary

Sus the FNB Wines2Whales Report By: Kate Slegrova | @KateSlegrova Event: FNB Wines2Whales Race Dates: 6 – 8 November Website: www.wines2whales.co.za Facebook: Wines2Whales Twitter: @w2wmtb Prologue  I entered the W2W race in February, on the day when the entries opened. At the time I was heavily pregnant, but I felt I […]