Tag: XCO

Canyon unveils their new Lux

Canyon is a German direct-to-consumer brand and they recently unveiled their brand new full carbon 29er race machine. The Lux has been around South Africa for quite some time and has proven itself during the grueling Cape Epic. Local rider, Erik Kleinhans was seen piloting a prototype version during the […]

Helderburg Enduro

Regular contributor and skills coach KATJA STEENKAMP recently completed the Helderburg Enduro event held in SomersetWest. Needless to say, she loved every pedal. The alarm goes off at a leisurely 07:30 on a Sunday morning. Enduro time! Just the thought of getting on my trail bike to race down some […]

Team RECM News: Reid Races to National Title

Team RECM’s JAMES REID rode a tactically flawless race to clinch victory from the jaws of defeat in the Elite Men’s South African National Cross Country Championships on Saturday afternoon in Coetzenburg, Stellenbosch. The race came down to the final few meters, ending off in a sprint finish with Kargo Pro MTB […]

Croeser driven to win with sight set on Rio

Cold conditions greeted the riders at Cascades MTB Park in Pietermaritzburg for the fourth and final round of the Stihl SA MTB Cup Series, which saw tough competition and hard racing amongst all the categories today. The sun broke through at the beginning of the Elite Men’s seven-lap race at […]