Singing the right Anthem

Locally, Giant’s Anthem needs no introduction. This thoroughbred cross-country machine underwent some significant changes in 2018. After we’ve sampled the Anthem 2 Alu version, FRANS LE ROUX jumped at the opportunity to test the carbon bike. IMAGES : FRANS LE ROUX Back in July 2017, our regular bike tester Rudolf […]

Canyon unveils their new Lux

Canyon is a German direct-to-consumer brand and they recently unveiled their brand new full carbon 29er race machine. The Lux has been around South Africa for quite some time and has proven itself during the grueling Cape Epic. Local rider, Erik Kleinhans was seen piloting a prototype version during the […]

The YT Jeffsy

More travel equals more fun as our bike tester ALEX MANCINI found out when he swung a leg over the latest 140mm travel YT Jeffsy 29er. IMAGES : FRANS LE ROUX YT Industries, the German direct to consumer mountain bike manufacturer, has just launched its new 2018 Jeffsy in SA, […]

SRAM unveils new NX Eagle drivetrain

SRAM recently announced the release of their brand new NX Eagle 12-speed drivetrain. NX Eagle is SRAM’s most affordable 1×12 MTB drivetrain and it slots in below the GX Eagle drivetrain. START WITH EAGLE Eagle™ Technology revolutionized the mountain bike experience by offering riders a 1x drivetrain solution that is […]

WC XCO Series #4 entries open

Entries are open for the 4th race of the SRAM WC XCO Series, held in association with Tygerberg MTB Club.  This race is also the 2018 WESTERN CAPE MOUNTAIN BIKE XCO CHAMPIONSHIPS and will take place at Bloemendal Wine Estate on Sunday 3 June 2018. Early Entry Fees are as follows: […]

YT Launch the new CAPRA

Just four weeks after their Brand Relaunch Campaign and the launch of the 2018 JEFFSY and TUES range, YT is hitting the news big time again, presenting the much-anticipated new CAPRA range for 2018. The YT Brand Relaunch Campaign has established one thing for sure: the guys at YT don’t […]