Tag: junior eliminator series

Start Them Young

SPUR HIGH SCHOOLS MTB LEAGUE The Spur High School MTB League launched back in 2009 after Spur Steak Ranches approached Meurant Botha to start an initiative targeting 15-18-year-olds. At that time, a few provinces were operating structured school events but there was no national platform. According to Michelle du Preez […]

#JES_2016 Gauteng Wrap-Up

Jo’burgers have to be the most hardcore cycling fanatics in the country as when we arrived to Northern Farm in the early hours of the morning on a very frosty Sunday 31 July for the final round of the Junior Eliminator Series there were already a number of vehicles in […]

#JES_2016 Kicks off in Guateng

The Gauteng leg of the Junior Eliminator Series kicks off this Sunday 24 July at the PWC Bike Park, entries are open and can me done online: www.onemovement.co.za. Eliminator is a short course heat racing format of mountain biking where riders race 4 at a time sprinting around 1 lap of […]

#JES_2016 Western Cape Wrap-Up

The Junior Eliminator Series 2016 kicked off in the Western Cape with two highly entertaining races at Bloemendal Wine Estate and Bishops Diocesan College where young riders representing 24 different schools entertained the crowds with some exciting, high paced racing action. Eliminator is a short course heat racing format of […]

Junior Eliminator Series

The Junior Eliminator Series for 2015 came to an end when the final raffle draw was done for a Trek Superfly FS 29er valued at R75 000. Everyone of the 322 entrants from 79 schools including 5 development teams who participated in the series which spread across Western Cape, KwaZulu […]

JES_2015: Gauteng Round 2

Round two of the Junior Eliminator Series for Gauteng hosted at PWC Bike Park set new standards for the series moving forward. The course was 99,9% visible from sitting in one spot, although there was barely anybody sitting as the large crowd were on their feet screeching for the riders […]