Tag: Berg and Bush

Berg and Bush tackle KZN drought

One of South Africa’s premier mountain bike events hope to bring rapid relief to desperate KwaZulu-Natal farmers this year with a welcome donation of water tanks. Riders in last year’s Grindrod Bank Berg and Bush were shocked by the serious drought conditions affecting private farms through which they passed, said […]

Cousins primed for Bitter Sweet MTB Success

KZN South Coast locals, Darryn Purtell and Hayley Smith have thrown their names into the elite contender hat for the upcoming inaugural Seebreeze Build-It Bitter Sweet MTB Challenge. Purtell and Smith head into the race which takes place on 17 and 18 October in marvelous form having captured a remarkable […]

Grindrod to present 10th Berg and Bush

Grindrod Bank has come on board as the presenting sponsor of the Berg and Bush mountain bike race, which celebrates 10 trailblazing years in the Central Drakensberg in October.  Grindrod public relations and marketing coordinator Sarah Freestone said the national financial institution had a long history of sponsoring outdoor events […]

Berg and Bush adopts Qhubeka initiative

The Berg and Bush mountain bike race has adopted the Qhubeka bike initiative as the official charitable beneficiary for its 10th edition that takes place in the Central Drakensberg this year. The initiative, which provides bicycle transportation for deserving underprivileged candidates, is currently enjoying the international spotlight ahead of Team […]