Tag: Howick

Hill and Liebenberg aim for Midlands win

KWAZULU-NATAL’s newest cycling stage race, The Midlands MTB Stage Race, kicks off in the mountain biking Mecca of Howick on Friday with Andrew Hill and Henry Liebenberg overwhelming favourites to claim the inaugural title. The three-day event on the beautiful trails around Howick and Karkloof has filled a surprising hole […]


When you get tired of playing smooth operator along the immaculately groomed Karkloof trails, may we suggest you add some grit and hard rock to your next MTB ride by heading onto the Howick Trails network?                                                             – Photographs & Copy: Jacques Marais Local Buzz: Right, you’ve got the Midlands. On […]

Frost to challenge for Karkloof Enduro spoils

Howick – 2015 KZN Enduro Series champion Hilton Frost is looking forward to getting back on his bike and being part of the Sappi Karkloof MTB Festival’s action once more when he takes on the descends of the Karkloof region during Saturday 9 May’s STIHL Karkloof Enduro. With the three-leg […]

Walker and Bomford the big winners

In cold and windy conditions, Travis Walker and Jeannie Bomford emerged as the big winners at the inaugural Mandela Day Marathon MTB Dash on Saturday 30th August. The event started and finished at the Capture Site near Howick and formed part of the expanded programme of events linked to the […]