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Legendary British cycling commentator honoured

Legendary commentator Phil Liggett will be honoured with the Bestmed Phil Liggett Tribute Ride from Pretoria to Hoedspruit this week. Photo: Supplied

Staunch South African cycling sponsors Bestmed will honour one of the sport’s legendary figures when the Bestmed Phil Liggett Tribute Ride takes place from November 24 to 26. The Tribute Ride will see a group of 15 cyclists ride 160km a day from Pretoria to Hoedspruit, where the British television commentator, known as the Voice of Cycling, has a country ...

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Visser climbs to Paarl MTB Classic victory

Warm, windless conditions brought the inaugural Bestmed National Mountain Bike Series to a perfect close when hundreds of riders descended on Rhebokskloof Wine Estate for the Bestmed Paarl MTB Classic, presented by the City of Drakenstein and ASG, on Sunday.

Warm, windless conditions brought the inaugural Bestmed National Mountain Bike Series to a perfect close when hundreds of riders descended on Rhebokskloof Wine Estate for the Bestmed Paarl MTB Classic, presented by the City of Drakenstein and ASG, on Sunday. Few riders enjoyed the final event of the series more than winner Rikus Visser, who climbed to an uncontested victory ...

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Paarl to host Tour of Good Hope

The five-day Bestmed Tour of Good Hope presented by Rudy Project will follow a clover-leaf racing format in and around Paarl from February 29 to March 4 next year. Photo: Capcha

Paarl, in the heart of the Cape Winelands region of South Africa, has been announced as the official host city for the 2016 Bestmed Tour of Good Hope presented by Rudy Project. Situated 60km northeast of Cape Town, the seat of the City of Drakenstein will provide logistical and financial support for the five-day tour, which takes place from February ...

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Nel aims to make history in inaugural Jock Tour

Defending Bestmed Jock Cycle Classique champion JC Nel will be aiming to write his name in the history books when the new three-day Bestmed Jock Tour rolls out of Nelspruit (Mbombela) in Mpumalanga on Friday.

Defending Bestmed Jock Cycle Classique champion JC Nel will be aiming to write his name in the history books when the new three-day Bestmed Jock Tour rolls out of Nelspruit (Mbombela) in Mpumalanga on Friday. Nel, who races in the colours of Bonitas, will head a powerful elite field that features all of South Africa’s top pro teams in the ...

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Girdlestone soloes to win Tour de Boland stage two

Ariane Kleinhans took the win on stage two of the Bestmed Tour de Boland, presented by Pinarello, in Op-die-Berg near Ceres on Tuesday. Photo: Full Stop Communications

South African export Dylan Girdlestone showed his tour riding skills when he took a solo win on the mountainous second stage of the Bestmed Tour de Boland, presented by Pinarello, on Tuesday. The 111km stage took riders from Worcester to Op-die-Berg near Ceres via two major passes. The two-time Bestmed Jock winner bided his time in the bunch on Michell’s ...

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