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Round 3 KZN XCE School Series Round Up

The third and final round of the KwaZulu-Natal leg of the Inter School Eliminator Series was greeted with clear skies and scorching temperatures as the riders were eager to see what lay ahead of them at Ashton College in Ballito. The course was 90% urban with a steep downhill to […]

Kate’s Epic Review

Cycle Training’s Epic flashback Every mountain biker gets FOMO when the Cape Epic is on. Kate Slegrova had it bad last year, so she thought she’d do it one more time… I did the ABSA Cape Epic in 2011 and finished 22nd in the Mixed team category, somewhere in midfield. […]

Croeser claims maiden Karkloof crown

Croeser claims maiden Karkloof crown as Neethling cruises to women’s title Howick – Kargo Pro MTB Team star Rourke Croeser produced the strongest display at the 2014 Sappi Karkloof Classic as he held off the rest of the field to claim his maiden victory in the 60km marathon event with […]

Darling Brew Extreme

On Saturday the 31st of May a mountain biking festival will descent on the sleepy Swartland town of Darling. Better known as the home of Tannie Evita Bezuidenhout, Darling also boasts a growing MTB scene, which as all real mountain bikers know goes hand in hand with good craft beer… […]

Rabie and Combrinck win joBerg2c

Fortune smiled on Johann Rabie and Gawie Combrinck as they rode safely into Scottburgh to claim their maiden win in the nine-day Old Mutual joBerg2c mountain bike race on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast on Saturday. The EAI Cycling duo sprinted across the floating bridge on the Scottburgh lagoon to complete […]

Riders go solo in Knysna stage race

Solo riders will again be able to race alongside the usual two-man teams in this year’s RECM Knysna 200, which takes place from June 6 to 8 on some of the Garden Route’s most spectacular mountain bike trails. Race director Patric Mosterd said entries for the exclusive event would be […]

Explosive Growth for Spur School MTB

If the early season warm-up events around the country are any indication, the 2014 Spur School Mountain Bike High School League is set for yet another record breaking season. Currently in its sixth season, the Spur School Mountain Bike League has surpassed all expectations in terms of participation and reach […]