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Tankwa Trek adds an Additional Stage

The new Stage 1 see riders starting in category batches, allowing them to directly race their general classification rivals on the trails surrounding the race village. Photo by www.zcmc.co.za.

Dryland Event Management – the organisers of the Momentum Health Tankwa Trek, presented by Biogen, the only UCI S1 category stage race in South Africa – are proud to announce the addition of a 4thstage to the 2019 Tankwa Trek. The new stage will take place on the afternoon of Thursday the 7thof February 2019, followed by Stages 2 through ...

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Waterberg changes provide interesting challenge

Competitors in the Liberty Waterberg Encounter, presented by STANLIB, will face some interesting challenges in the three-day mountain-bike race in Bela Bela, Limpopo, from Friday to Sunday. Picture: Gerrie Kriel/Twin Productions SA

A new single-track finish to the opening stage of the Liberty Waterberg Encounter will have the front-runners fully alert when the mountain-bike race gets under way on Friday.   Presented by STANLIB, the three-day stage race in Bela Bela, Limpopo, will see the routes taking cyclists through Sondela Nature Reserve and Elements Private Golf Reserve.   The stages will cover ...

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Former road ace excited about Waterberg debut

Former road racing ace JC Nel will ride the Liberty Waterberg Encounter, presented by STANLIB, for the first time this weekend when it takes place in Bela Bela, Limpopo. Picture: Memories 4 U Photography

Former road specialist JC Nel is looking forward to testing his skills on the mountain bike when he makes his debut in the Liberty Waterberg Encounter this weekend.   The three-day bushveld event, presented by STANLIB, gets under way on Friday at Bela Bela in Limpopo, taking riders through trails which cover part of Sondela Game Reserve and Elements Private ...

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Botha, Strydom shine at FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic

Wessel Botha in action at the 16th annual FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic on Saturday, 02 June 2018.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

North West Province –Wessel Botha and Danielle Strydom claimed the coveted title of FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic Champion at the ATKV Buffelspoort on Saturday, 02 June 2018 crossing the finish line in impressive times of 03 hours 06 minutes 03 seconds and 03 hours 44 minutes 42 seconds respectively.   The men’s race was hotly contested with Tyronne White ...

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Noosi, Scheffer claim FNB Platinum Trail Run victory

Teboho Noosi photo credit Tobias Ginsberg

North West Province –Teboho Noosi and Leilani Scheffer set the +-24km route ablaze at the 6thannual FNB Platinum Trail Run at the ATKV Buffelspoort on Sunday, 03 June 2018.   Following the wake of the infamous FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic that took place at the same venue the day before (Saturday, 02 June) Trail Runners of all fitness levels ...

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Fedhealth IMPI Challenge KZN joins the fight against cancer

IMPI Warriors in action at the Fedhealth IMPI Challenge #1 in Cape Town earlier this year.  Photo Credit:  Mark Sampson

Taking place at the picturesque Virginia Trails (Eston, KZN) on Saturday, 16 June 2018 the Fedhealth IMPI Challenge #2 proudly supports the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA).   A leader in the fight against cancer in South Africa since 1931, the purposeof CANSA is to offer a unique, integrated service to the public and to all people affected by ...

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Fedhealth MTB Challenge entries open

Mountain biking enthusiasts in action during the 2017 Fedhealth MTB Challenge.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Entries are open for the 4thannual Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate (The Retreat) on Saturday, 15 and Sunday, 16 September 2018. “We are excited to host the Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the magnificent Boschendal Wine Estate for the second consecutive year,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports.  “This year, however, the ...

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Waterberg shaping up as a race to remember

Race organisers are focused on combining a luxurious experience with scenic bushveld riding when the Liberty Waterberg Encounter, in partnership with STANLIB, takes place near Bela-Bela in Limpopo next month. Photo: Gerrie Kriel/Twin Productions SA

Organisers of next weekend’s Liberty Waterberg Encounter are fully focused on providing the entrants with a race to remember in the heart of the South African bushveld. The three-day mountain bike event at Bela Bela in Limpopo, presented by STANLIB, takes place from June 8 to 10, capitalising on a period when there are not that many races on the ...

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Plenty on offer for cyclists at Centurion showroom

South African cyclists will be able to view the Westfalia BC 75 ZA bike rack, which is available to order from tomorrow, at the Positive Sports Solutions showroom in Irene, Centurion. Picture: Supplied

The highly rated Westfalia BC 75 ZA bike rack, which will be available for South African consumers to order from tomorrow, is part of a wide range of cycling products on display at the Positive Sports Solutions showroom in Centurion, Gauteng.   The South African company has negotiated a number of contracts in the past six months to bring various ...

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36ONE MTB Challenge 2019 Entries Open

Riding through a beautiful, star light, Klein Karoo night is one of the unique attractions of The 36ONE MTB Challenge. Photo by Oakpics.com.

General entries to The 36ONE MTB Challenge 2019, which will take place from the 17thto the 19thof May next year, will open at 12:00 midday on Friday the 1stof June. Following the release of 100 Full 36ONE entries being made available in late April and throughout May, the opening of general entries allows riders who wish to take part in ...

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