Tag: Dirtopia

Inaugural Fairtree Contour emorable race

Launching a new race is never easy, so having to contend with the devastating Simonsberg fire in Stellenbosch just two weeks before the inaugural Fairtree Simonsberg Contour mountain bike stage race certainly tested the organisation to the limit. Some 90% of the trails constructed over the past two years were damaged and […]


Event:             Cape Town Cycle Tour MTB Challenge Date:              Saturday, 27 February – Sunday, 28 February 2016 Distance:       Approximately 14km, 20km and 30km, 40km, 55km Venue:           Le Bonheur Wine Estate, Greater Simonsberg Conservancy, Stellenbosch  The two-day Cape Town Cycle Tour MTB Challenge will return to Stellenbosch’s Le Bonheur Wine […]

Enduro Racing in the MTB Motherland

The first Dirtopia Enduro of 2015 took place in the hills around the picturesque town of Wellington, on the epic Welvanpas trails. And one of SA’s top photographers, Ewald Sadie, was there to capture the action.  Welvanpas is nothing short of being the mountain biking motherland. Plus with the trails […]