Tag: Cape Winelands

More riders at liberty to ride Cape Winelands race

Mountain bikers who thought they had missed their chance to ride South Africa’s most beautiful race, the Liberty Cape Winelands MTB Encounter, have another chance to enter thanks to an added investment from the title sponsor.  Co-organiser Wynand de Villiers of ASG Events confirmed that Liberty had increased its commitment […]

Liberty Cape Winelands MTB Encounter

The Liberty Cape Winelands Encounter is presented by ASG Events and MTB Adventures and 2016 will see the second edition of the event. The three-day stage race, which takes place from 15-17 April 2016, will afford our participants, with a passion for the sport, the experience of a lifetime. It […]

Quench your Curiosity in Greyton

There’s nothing grey about Greyton. Instead, you can expect a stylish village with equal parts funk, adventure and history, and with some of the greatest MTB trails to ride in SA. Photographs and words by Jacques Marais. Local Buzz: Local wines at Lismore estate (www.lismore.co.za). Genadendal donkeys. Kick-ass coffee shops. […]

Liberty rolls with Cape Winelands mountain bike race

Long-time cycling supporter Liberty has thrown its weight behind the Cape Winelands MTB Encounter, a three-stage, five-star mountain bike race that starts in Stellenbosch on April 17. The inaugural 175km race, which is presented by ASG and MTB Adventures, will see an exclusive field of just 100 two-person teams enjoying […]

Stenerhag and Sim snag inaugural Paarl race

Swedish marathon champion Jennie Stenerhag and cross-country specialist Robert Sim took the honours in the inaugural Bestmed Paarl MTB Classic, presented by the City of Drakenstein, in the Cape Winelands on Sunday. Sim, riding in the colours of Robert Daniel, crossed the finish line first at the Paarl Arboretum to […]