Tag: Trans Karoo

Challenging the Karoo

In South Africa we love to bill things as The Toughest this or that. And there are a few mountain biking races which make a claim to be the toughest single day marathon event. But the race that currently deserves the title of the country’s toughest single day of MTB […]

Kruger and Krisafor victorious at 2014 Trans Karoo

After 240 gruelling kilometres across the plains and passes of the Karoo, from Eselfontein outside Ceres to the Jupiter Guesthouse in Sutherland, Johan Kruger emerged victorious at the 2014 Trans Karoo MTB. Kruger completed the route in a new record time, for the up-ride, knocking 9 minutes off Raynard Tissink’s […]

2014 Trans Karoo

The 2014 incarnation of the Trans Karoo sees riders embark on a 240km journey from Eselfontein outside Ceres to the Jupiter Guesthouse in Sutherland on Saturday 26 April. It is set to be a testing ride with the possibility of rain and light headwinds predicted for the early phases of […]