Tag: songo

Girls on Mountain Bikes

In Kayamandi, where Zintle Ndamase, Khayakazi Madolo, Sikelela Tabata and Nosimpiwe Volibi live, girls don’t really ride bikes. The songo.info charity is helping them break the mould though, and here are their thoughts on what it means to be girls on mountain bikes. FS: When did you start mountain biking? Zintle: […]

Kulhavy wins Aramex songo.info Champions Race

After 30mins & 3laps of intense racing, Olympic Gold Medalist & World Champion Jaroslav Kulhavy won the 2015 Aramex songo.info Champions Race to the boisterous and excited cheers of the local kids and adults. It was the first time in four years that co-founder of songo.info Christoph Sauser did not win the race in […]

Fourth Aramex songo.info Champions Race

The Aramex songo.info Champions Race in Kayamandi is all about bringing cycling and the Stellenbosch community to the home of the songo.info project and giving the community the opportunity to see what songo.info is all about. It is officially the most surreal mountain bike race in the world with World, Olympic and national champions racing through […]

Will the big guns fire in 2015?

On paper, Christoph Sauser and Jaroslav Kulhavy (Investec-Songo-Specialized) will start the 2015 Absa Cape Epic as firm favourites.  Switzerland’s Sauser has won the race four times already, while his Czech partner has raced it once before, with Sauser in 2013, when they won convincingly. Sauser won the marathon mountain biking […]

Songo Champions Race

Make your way to Kaymandi to support the Aramex songo.info Champions Race The Aramex songo.info Champions Race in Kayamandi will be held for the third time on Wednesday 19 March 2014. This invitational only mountain bike race through the streets of the Stellenbosch township is a unique experience and only […]

The Final Showdown

The big MTB event of March is not the ABSA Cape Epic, yip that’s right, it’s a real test of skill and grit which follows the 2014 Epic – it’s the Final Showdown. Hosted at Meerendal Estate, featuring the sumptuous cuisine of David Higgs, the Final Showdown is a fundraiser […]