Tag: ASG Events

TransCape adds E-bike category

Riding 614km over seven days with 10 200m of vertical ascent does not sit in everyone’s legs, which is why the organisers of the TransCape mountain bike race in South Africa have come up with a plan. ASG Events, known for pushing the boundaries in races under their umbrella, have recently […]

Teens claim Sanlam MTB race in Paarl

Stellenbosch teenagers Robert Hobson and Rossouw Bekker claimed the Sanlam MTB Invitational title on their debut after leading the two-day race from start to finish. The Flandria Cycles pair overcame any inexperience as a first-time partnership to win both stages of the race, which started and finished at Rhebokskloof Wine […]

Defending champs ready for Sanlam MTB

Despite not having ridden together this year, Pieter Seyffert and Hanco Kachelhoffer will still make a formidable team when they defend their title in the Sanlam MTB Invitational near Paarl this weekend. The two-day race, which starts at Rhebokskloof Wine Estate, will have the Paarl Mountain as a key feature […]

TransCape – Event Update

Our route crew under the expert eye of Johan Kriegler spent last week on another recon of the 2018 TransCape route and they have returned with a stage 2 route option which is most certainly going to shake off the cobwebs. Stage 2, which runs from Wilderness to Mosselbaai, is […]

WeCAN campaign aims to boost Cansa funds

Organisers of the Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Championship have launched a new initiative to boost funds for the Cancer Association of South Africa when the event celebrates its 20th anniversary at Sun City this month. The cycling festival in the North-West Province has raised more than R3.6-million for Cansa since its inception […]