Events

Bestmed Tshwane Classic going ahead!

The Bestmed Tshwane Classic is going ahead as planned on 1 November 2020 with adherence to Covid-19 regulations that will govern the staging. The Bestmed Tshwane Classic, presented in partnership with the City of Tshwane, is in full swing as planned on 1 November 2020 with adherence to Covid-19 regulations.  While the Hectic Promotions organising body is expecting a further ...

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De Hoop Vlei MTB Experience (guided ride) update for 2020

At the De Hoop Vlei MTB Experience, which is taking place from November 20 to 22, riders will be able to explore the hidden gems of De Hoop Nature Reserve, its beautiful open spaces, wildlife and terrain. Photo: Jacques Marais This year’s De Hoop Vlei MTB Experience will take place from November 20 to 22 at one of Cape Nature’s ...

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Preparations are in full swing for Expedition Africa Rodrigues

  Hundreds of adventure athletes, at this very moment, are packing, preparing and double checking their gear as they get ready for their pilgrimage across the sea to a tiny Indian Ocean island; for the highly anticipated, Expedition Africa – Rodrigues. What were once butterflies have now morphed into a fever of stingrays, as team captains distribute the recently received ...

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South African flavour on the podium at Cape Town Cycle Tour MTB Challenge 2019

(Stellenbosch, 2 March 2019) South Africa’s Alan Hatherly (Specialized) outsprinted training partner Matt Beers (NAD Pro Racing) to win his first Cape Town Cycle Tour MTB Challenge in a new record time of 02:09:05. Hatherly’s Specialized Factory Racing teammate Simon Andreassen rounded out the podium, some 10 minutes back.   The women’s race saw Candice Lill (Summit Fin) outclass South ...

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It’s never too late to train

The 2018 Cape Town Cycle Tour is less than four weeks away. Doesn’t it feel like just yesterday you still had time to train for it?   The good news is that there is still plenty of time for improvement before the big day. Realistically, at this point you are probably not going to improve much in the general fitness ...

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JBay Wind Farm Classic enjoys perfect conditions

JEFFREYS BAY, EASTERN CAPE – The fifth edition of the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic took place on Saturday 22 July in perfect conditions. Some 500 riders, of all ages and skill levels, took to the trails around the Eastern Cape holiday town of Jeffreys Bay over three distances, 25km, 50km and the gruelling 85km ultra marathon. At the sharp ...

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