Tag: Julian Jessop

Jessop’s dream month continues

SOUTH Africa U23 champion Julian Jessop continued his dream month when he beat off the challenge of Tyronne White in a dash for the line at the 60km mountain bike race at the Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge and Trail Run on Sunday. The 20-year-old Jessop – who is coming […]


For any Cross Country (XCO), Downhill (DHI), or Marathon (XCM) mountain biker, travelling to races is critical to gaining experience and developing race craft against bigger and better competition. Pitting oneself against other mountain bikers and showcasing your talent with the hopes of stepping onto a podium is what makes […]

Jessop on track after broken back

Durban – Victory at the Subaru Jowetts MTB Classic this past weekend was far more than just another race win for young mountain biking talent Julian Jessop as the 18 year-old’s feat signalled his successful overcoming of 8 July 2014’s life defining incident which left him with a broken back. […]