W2W Entrants Stand A Chance To Win A Specialized Bicycle

Cape Town ~ Mountain bike enthusiasts taking part in the 2015 FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) Events (Adventure, Ride and Race) in November will stand an equal chance to take home either a stunning Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Comp 6 Fattie for men or a Specialized Rhyme FSR Comp 6 Fattie for women.

Specialized Rhyme Comp 6 Fattie
Specialized Rhyme Comp 6 Fattie

According to Bianca Grobbelaar, Marketing Manager of Specialized Bicycles Africa, being the bicycle partner of W2W is a success story.  “Both brands want to see more people enjoying the lifestyle of riding.  At this year’s events we will introduce the 2016 Specialized 6 Fattie platform.  The Stumpjumper and Rhyme are both about having fun on the trail.  The bike draw will take place during prize giving after Stage Two of each event and will include a complimentary Body Geometry Fit.  The winner needs to be present in the marquee to claim his/her prize.”

“Specialized will also be running a fun social media competition,” continues Grobbelaar.  “Included in the W2W goody bags will be a Specialized bike sticker.  The stickers will differ depending on the event entered.  Riders need to tweet or post a selfie with their bikes and tag @SpecializedZA and @w2wmtb using the hashtag of the event entered (#MyAdventure, #MyRide or #MyRace).  The rider that submits the best photograph will win a Specialized hamper to the value of R5000.  The hamper will be handed to the winner during prize giving after Stage Two of each event.”

Specialized Bicycles Africa will be hosting a Body Geometry Fit Conference in Stellenbosch on Thursday, 26 November 2015.  “Body Geometry Fit is the most comprehensive system for connecting bike and rider in perfect harmony,” says Grobbelaar.  “Body Geometry Fit is ergonomically designed and scientifically tested to maximize power, endurance and comfort.  The conference will be open to the public free of charge.  The first 200 people to register online will get a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet the developers and founders of Body Geometry Fit, Dr. Andy Pruitt, Dr Roger Minkow and Scott Holz who will be visiting South Africa from the USA and will play host to the conference.”

For more information on Body Geometry Fit watch the following video:  http://bit.ly/1xJNraz

To register for the conference click on the following link:  http://bit.ly/1KPcTlj


A three day stage MTB race, participants can choose between the fun-filled FNB W2W MTB Adventure, a slightly more relaxed FNB W2W MTB Ride and the action-packed FNB W2W MTB Race.

  • FNB Wines2Whales MTB Adventure:  Friday, 30 October 2015 – Sunday, 01 November 2015 
  • FNB Wines2Whales MTB Ride:  Monday, 02 November 2015 – Wednesday, 04 November 2015 
  • FNB Wines2Whales MTB Race:  Friday, 06 November 2015 – Sunday, 08 November 2015

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Follow us on Twitter:  @w2wmtb / @SpecializedZA

For more information on the FNB Wines2Whales MTB events contact 083 760 3158, e-mail race@wines2whales.co.za, adventure@wines2whales.co.za or ride@wines2whales.co.za or visit www.wines2whales.co.za


About FNB Wines2Whales:

FNB Business and FNB Private Wealth have made a joint commitment to sponsor the annual Wines2Whales Mountain Bike Events.

FNB’s ongoing strategy is to support local and community events that show the potential to grow. This sponsorship affirms our dedication to providing an experience that is beyond expectation, through a sport that continues to grow in popularity as one of the key activities in the South African sporting calendar. The annual FNB Wines2Whales Mountain Bike Events are aligned to our belief that adventure is the heart of innovation and this is one of many platforms on which we seek to make a lasting connection with new and existing clients.


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