Cycling

Youngster upstages the stars at Sappi Karkloof Classic Challenge

Defending enduro champion Keira Duncan posted the fastest time over the two weekends of the Sappi Karkloof Classic Challenge Enduro competition to retain his title. Anthony Grote/Gameplan Media Karkloof – Twenty-year-old rising star Brendan van Eerden completed a heroic solo charge to win the 2020 Challenge edition of the Sappi Karkloof Classic MTB race in very hot conditions on Saturday.The ...

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Anderson Transport and General Tire Continue their MTB Support

Anderson Transport and Continental Tyre SA, though through their General Tire brand, have extended their sponsorship of Dryland Event Management mountain biking and trail running races. Photo by ZC Marketing Consulting. Anderson Transport and Continental Tyre SA, though through their General Tire brand, have extended their sponsorship of Dryland Event Management mountain biking and trail running races. Photo by ZC ...

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6th annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge cancelled

The organisers of the Fedhealth MTB Challenge are sad to announce that the event, that was scheduled to take place on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 September 2020, has been cancelled.   Message from event organisers:  Given the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa, a decision has been made to cancel the 6th edition of the Fedhealth ...

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Run2Nowhere Events cancelled for 2020 due to Covid19

During the past four months we have looked for every opportunity to make our 2020 events happen. Unfortunately, the latest regulations on easing of the lockdown restrictions still will not allow for outdoor recreational events in September. The event takes place in a small residential town and the current outlook for COVID-19 does not suggest that these restrictions will be ...

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Olympic International becomes official footwear partner of Spur Schools MTB League

Leading South African footwear brand, Olympic International, has become the official partner of Spur Schools MTB League (SSMTBL). Now in its eleventh year, the SSMTBL along with the league’s title sponsor, Spur Steak Ranches, have invited cycling and peripheral industries to become partners of the league to help grow and invest in the sport at grassroots level.   According to ...

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First Move and Alfa Bodyworks aim to be red-hot on the road

While establishing themselves in the mountain biking scene, the duo of Jaco Venter and Jacques Janse van Rensburg have not forgotten the discipline that saw them racing around the world for over 12 years. Venter and Janse van Rensburg will be adding select road race events to their 2020 mountain biking schedule in a new partnership with First Move Sport ...

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2021 Momentum Medical Scheme Attakwas Extreme presented by Biogen

The 2021 Momentum Medical Scheme Attakwas Extreme presented by Biogen will take place on Saturday, 16 January. Entries to the event open on 27 February 2020, at 12:00. Riders entering before the 31st of March 2020 will be able to make use of Dryland Event Management’s 15% value back offer, which celebrates the 15thedition of the Hell of the South. ...

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CST Get the Tankwa Trek off to a Perfect Start

The CST PostNL Bafang team, of Sebastian Fini and David Nordemann, and the Faces CST squad of Mariske Strauss and Candice Lill stormed to victory on the opening stage of the Momentum Medical Scheme Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen. The 24-kilometre-long Stage 1 took place on Thursday, 6 February 2020, and started at 15:00 in the afternoon. Despite the late ...

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