Tag: garden route


If you’re undecided about whether or not to enter the 2017 Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, this incentive is sure to crush any doubts. But you’ll have put in for additional leave because it includes an incredible post-race holiday for two. The annual Cape Pioneer Trek is […]


There’s a reason Plettenberg Bay is called the Riviera of South Africa. It’s where the well-heeled choose to head to when there’s break in their busy schedules or where they choose to relax during the annual summer holiday. ‘Plett’ has some of the country’s finest beaches, indigenous forests and a […]

Introducing the Knysna Bull

Exciting news for mountain bikers in South Africa… “Destination mountain biking” has evolved with the introduction of a reimagined event, the Knysna Bull. The new 3-day stage race is set for the 23rd to the 26th of February 2017 and is billed as the final Absa Cape Epic preparation race, […]

SA Champ Back To Her Best For RECM Knysna 200

South African marathon champion Robyn de Groot will line up for the RECM Knysna 200 mountain bike stage race on Saturday in her first outing since securing her third consecutive national title last weekend. Despite earning this impressive hat-trick, De Groot will not be starting in her national champion’s jersey, […]

Surprises in Store for the 2015 Dr Evil Classic

The fourth edition of the Garden Route’s most spectacular stage race, the Dr Evil Classic, will take place from 17-19 September 2015. Entries are open and master route designer Leon Evans has guaranteed that his signature event will once again be one to remember. Each stage of the three-day event […]

Take your ride on vacation

In December many South Africans pack up and head to the coast for the school holidays. So Seamus Allardice thought we’d put together a guide to some great trail destinations on the coast. But so as to not leave those of you out who have to stay inland and keep […]