Tag: Meerendal

ISUZU MTB Festival Launches in the Western Cape

The ISUZU MTB Festival, Cape Town will debut at the picturesque Meerendal  Wine Estate on Saturday, 05 and Sunday, 06 September 2015. The ideal family weekend, the ISUZU MTB Festival Cape Town celebrates all things MTB related.  Entrants will receive a fun goody bag filled with sponsor gifts, while medals […]

The Cape Epic without a Partner

There they were, team 116, Amanda Brooks and Robert Vogel, waiting on the start ramp to be set off on their Cape Epic adventure. Rob remembers the moment clearly, taking in the scenes around him, feeling oddly calm. At previous Cape Epic Prologues I was a bundle of nerves, stressing, […]

Meerendal Marathon Racing

It’s hard not to be impressed with the sheer volume of banners and branding up at a National MTB Series event, as soon as you arrive at the race venue you know you’re in for a professionally run race. And the opening round of the Ashburton Investments National MTB Series, […]

‘Susi’ Gets Win Number Five

Swiss mountain biking legend Christoph Sauser’s last Absa Cape Epic as a professional rider ended in triumph on Sunday as he inked his name into history by becoming the first person to win it five times. The 39-year-old and Czech partner Jaroslav Kulhavy (Investec-Songo-Specialized) rode conservatively to finish fifth on […]