Tag: garden route

New trail unveiled in George

The Hillbillies Mountain Bike Club in George recently built and unveiled a new single-track trail at the Garden Route Dam. The pine plantation nestled in between the Garden Route Dam to the West, and the Saasveld campus of Nelson Mandela University to the East, is a popular network of trails […]


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, […]