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Fedhealth MTB Challenge delivers on its promise

Waylon Woolcock and HB Kruger in action on route.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Mountain bikers were treated to amazing weather, superb mountain bike trails and magnificent views at the 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at Boschendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 17 September 2017. With three events to choose from (a +-60km/Marathon; a +- 28km/Half Marathon and a 15km Fun Race), plenty of mountain biking challenges, heaps of family fun and a scenic day ...

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Local band set for Fedhealth MTB Challenge debut

Sunset Sweatshop will perform for the masses at the 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 17 September 2017.  Photo Credit:  Dirk Odendal

The 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge will close off on a high note at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 17 September 2017 with a lively performance by local band, Sunset Sweatshop. Formed in October 2016, the group’s debut single “Move It” has been a hit on SA’s leading radio stations. According to Victor Green, drummer and backing vocalist, ...

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Becks Blue backs mountain biking

Becks Blue has entered the mountain biking realm by teaming up with two of the Western Cape’s prominent mountain bike races, the Fedhealth MTB Challenge (16 and 17 September 2017) and the BUCO Origin Of Trails (25 and 26 November 2017).  “Becks Blue is a non-alcoholic beer that delivers on full beer taste,” says Vilosha Soni, Marketing Manager of Beck’s Blue.  “It’s ideal for those consumers that are looking to live life to the fullest without compromise. We would like all entrants to celebrate their achievements by enjoying an ice cold Beck’s Blue with their friends after the race.” Seen here:  Mountain bikers enjoying the routes on offer at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate in the build up to the Fedhealth MTB Challenge (16 and 17 September 2017).  Photo Credit:  Luke Walker

Becks Blue has entered the mountain biking realm by teaming up with two of the Western Cape’s prominent mountain bike races, the Fedhealth MTB Challenge (16 and 17 September 2017) and the BUCO Origin Of Trails (25 and 26 November 2017). “We are excited to welcome Becks Blue as a partner of both the Fedhealth MTB Challenge and the BUCO ...

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Fedhealth MTB Challenge welcomes sanctioning

Currently in its 3rd year, the organisers of the Fedhealth MTB Challenge are pleased to announce that the 2017 event is sanctioned by Cycling SA.  The activities will kick off on Saturday with the Fedhealth Kids MTB Events.  Junior MTB enthusiasts are also invited to ‘test their balance’ with YBIKE on Saturday from 09:00 – 14:00 and on Sunday from 08:00 – 14:00.  YBIKE will have a fun and challenging Balance Bike Obstacle Course.  The excitement continues at Boschendal Wine Estate on Sunday when mountain bike enthusiasts take on the more serious +- 60km (Marathon), +- 28km (Half Marathon) and 15km (Fun Race).  Seen here:  Mountain biking enthusiasts enjoying the trails at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate.  Photo Credit:  Luke Walker

Franschhoek – Currently in its 3rd year, the organisers of the Fedhealth MTB Challenge are pleased to announce that the 2017 event is sanctioned by Cycling SA. “Not only will the Fedhealth MTB Challenge boast with a new venue in 2017, but mountain bikers will now also be able to compete for Regional Colours,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of ...

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BMT Fairtree MTB Academy ready for Fedhealth MTB Challenge

The BMT Fairtree Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy has set an impressive goal for all eleven riders that will be seen in action at the 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Saturday, 16 and Sunday, 17 September 2017.  Seen here (from left to right):  BMT Fairtree Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy riders, Luanda Thobigunya, Bongani Bhusakhwe , Sandile Xetu, Chris Norton, Rasta Bhusakhwe, Max Mathini and Thando Nthuthu at the 2016 BUCO Origin Of Trails.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Franschhoek – The BMT Fairtree Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy has set an impressive goal for all eleven riders that will be seen in action at the 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Saturday, 16 and Sunday, 17 September 2017. Started in 2015, the goal of the Academy was to encourage Kayamandi residents to participate ...

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Calling all junior mountain bikers

Junior mountain bikers are in for a treat at the 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Saturday, 16 and Sunday, 17 September 2017.  Seen here:  Junior mountain bikers in action during the 2016 Fedhealth Kids MTB Events.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Franschhoek – Junior mountain bikers are in for a treat at the 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Saturday, 16 and Sunday, 17 September 2017. A mountain biker’s dream come true, Boschendal boasts well-designed, unspoilt mountain bike trails, gorgeous scenery and an array of activities that cater for the entire ...

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Successful title defence for Kleinhans at Fedhealth MTB Challenge

The second annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge kicked off at the majestic Meerendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 04 September 2016.  Erik Kleinhans claimed gold in the men’s race in a time of 02 hours 36 minutes 06 seconds, while Vera Adrian was the lady to beat crossing the finish line first in 03 hours 19 minutes 30 seconds.  Seen here:  Vera Adrian in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Durbanville, Western Cape – The second annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge kicked off at the majestic Meerendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 04 September 2016. Close to 1300 mountain bikers lined up to experience the best that the Durbanville Winelands has to offer including spectacular MTB routes, clear skies and magnificent views of the ocean, Robben Island and Table Mountain. Competition was ...

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Fedhealth MTB Challenge incorporates the best of Durbanville’s MTB Trails

Mountain bike (MTB) enthusiasts are in for a treat at the second annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place this coming weekend at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate.  The Fedhealth Kids MTB Events will kick off on Saturday, 03 September followed by the Fedhealth MTB Challenge on Sunday, 04 September 2016.  Seen here:  Riders in action at the 2015 Fedhealth MTB Challenge.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Durbanville, Western Cape – Mountain bike (MTB) enthusiasts are in for a treat at the second annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will take place this coming weekend at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate. “Mountain bike enthusiasts, families and friends can look forward to an action-packed weekend,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. “Our MTB festivities will kick off ...

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Fedhealth MTB Challenge supports the BMT MTB Academy

Nine development riders from the BMT Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy in Stellenbosch will be seen in action at the second annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate (Durbanville) on Sunday, 04 September 2016.  Seen here (from left to right):  Shaun Mtintsina, Thando Nthuthu, Baphelele Mbobo, Bongani Bhusakhwe, Luyanda Thobigunya and Thando Klass will represent the BMT MTB Academy at the Fedhealth MTB Challenge in September.   Photo Credit:  BMT MTB Academy

Nine development riders from the BMT Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy in Stellenbosch will be seen in action at the second annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate (Durbanville) on Sunday, 04 September 2016. Started in 2015, the goal of the Academy was to encourage Kayamandi residents to participate in sport, get outdoors and challenge themselves. “We currently ...

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Fedhealth MTB Challenge entries open

Entries have opened for the much anticipated Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will return to the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 04 September 2016.  Seen here:  Mountain bikers in action at the
2015 Fedhealth MTB Challenge.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Durbanville (Cape Town) – Entries have opened for the much anticipated Fedhealth MTB Challenge that will return to the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 04 September 2016. According to Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports, the Fedhealth MTB Challenge offers families the perfect opportunity to relax in a safe environment. “The Fedhealth Kids MTB Events are ideal for ...

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