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Butler powers his way to Berge en Dale title

PIC 4 Carla Oberholzer action LR

Confident in his finishing ability, Reynard Butler powered his way to back-to-back one-day classic victories at the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race near Krugersdorp in Gauteng today.   With excellent support from his team, the 29-year-old ProTouch rider added the 107km feature race title to his Ride for Sight victory in Boksburg last weekend.   Butler crossed the line ...

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Emerging SA star set to tackle Berge en Dale

National U23 road champion Jason Oosthuizen will be aiming to confirm his potential when he competes in the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race at Muldersdrift on the West Rand in Gauteng on Saturday. Photo: Into Cycling

Fresh from an impressive performance in the South African Road Championships, teenager Jason Oosthuizen has a chance to confirm his credentials in the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race on Saturday.   The 18-year-old Barzani Pro Cycling member underlined his talent when he won the national U23 title in Oudtshoorn earlier this month, while coming third overall in the elite ...

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Champ prepares for tough Berge en Dale test

Demacon Women’s Team rider Kim le Court will be seeking a hat-trick of titles when the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race takes place at Muldersdrift in Gauteng on February 24. Photo: BrandBoom

Defending champion Kim le Court is preparing for a serious challenge as she lines up a hat-trick of victories in the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race near Krugersdorp in Gauteng next weekend.   The 21-year-old Demacon Women’s Team rider has won the last two events, but said she felt the pressure would be on her when the feature 107km ...

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Entries for Bestmed Berge en Dale set to soar

Bestmed Berge en Dale MTB 2018

For several reasons, a bumper entry is expected for the Bestmed Berge en Dale Championship to be held near Krugersdorp in Gauteng on February 24 and 25.   The feature race remains the 107km road classic on the Saturday, but the organisers, ASG Events, have added an attractive complementary programme for cycling enthusiasts.   Besides the main event, there will ...

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Oberholzer prepared for Berge en Dale challenge

Carla Oberholzer, runner-up last year, is ready to test herself in the Bestmed Berge en Dale Championship road classic on February 4. Photo: Supplied

As someone who relishes a challenge, Carla Oberholzer is in the right frame of mind to make a charge for the title at the first major national classic of the South African road cycling season early next month. The 29-year-old professional from Clarens in the Free State finished runner-up in last year’s 102km Bestmed Berge en Dale Championship and is ...

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Berge en Dale a dress rehearsal for SA champs

The Bestmed Berge en Dale national cycling classic will be a dress rehearsal for the following week’s national road championships. Photo: Supplied

Many of the country’s leading cyclists will be heading to the 102km Bestmed Berge en Dale national classic on the West Rand in what could be a dress rehearsal for the national road championships. The 15th edition of the road race, which also sports a 55km component, will see around 5 000 riders assemble at the Cradlestone Mall in Muldersdrift on February ...

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