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Kruger, McDougall crowned Fedhealth MTB Challenge Champions

Amy McDougall by Tobias Ginsberg

HB Kruger and Amy McDougall took no prisoners in the Fedhealth MTB Challenge +- 60km/Marathon at Boschendal Farm Estate (The Retreat) on Sunday, 16 September 2018.   With three events to choose from (a +-60km/Marathon; a +- 30km/Half Marathon and a 15km Fun Ride), the 4thannual Fedhealth MTB challenge catered for all levels of mountain bikers, delivering plenty of mountain ...

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Countdown to Fedhealth MTB Challenge begins

Jusua du Plessis & Herschelle Otto by Tobias Ginsberg

Boschendal Farm Estate is primed to host the 4thannual Fedhealth MTB Challenge this coming weekend (Saturday, 15 and Sunday, 16 September 2018).   The weekend’s action will kick off with the Fedhealth Kids MTB Events on Saturday.  Catering for ages 0 – 13, Junior MTB enthusiasts have three events to choose from: a 500m (0-5 years), 1.5km (6-9 years) and a ...

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Fedhealth MTB Challenge entries close on Friday

Pono Lenyora in action during the 2017 Fedhealth MTB Challenge.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Entries for the 4thannual Fedhealth MTB Challenge (taking place at Boschendal Farm Estate, The Retreat on Saturday, 15 and Sunday, 16 September 2018) will close this coming Friday, 07 September 2018.   Highlighting the magnificent trails of Boschendal and the Banhoek Conservancy, the 2018 Fedhealth MTB Challenge boasts a:  Kids Race, 15km Fun Ride, +-30km Half Marathon and +-60km Marathon. ...

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Kruger ready for Round Two at Fedhealth MTB Challenge

Natia Van Heerden in action at the 2017 Fedhealth MTB Challenge.  Photo Credit:  Jetline Action Photo

HB Kruger will be hoping for a successful title defence on Sunday, 16 September 2018 when he takes on the +- 60km Fedhealth MTB Challenge (Marathon) at Boschendal Farm Estate (The Retreat).   Kruger claimed victory in 2017 in an impressive time of 02 hours 51 minutes.  “The Fedhealth MTB Challenge is one of my favourite one day events,” says ...

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MTB routes sure to impress at Fedhealth MTB Challenge

Mountain bikers enjoying the spectacular MTB trails with amazing views at the 2017 Fedhealth MTB Challenge. Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Mountain bikers taking part in the 4thannual Fedhealth MTB Challenge at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate (The Retreat) on Saturday, 15 and Sunday, 16 September 2018 can look forward to a MTB experience like no other.   The action will kick off with the Fedhealth Kids MTB Events on the Saturday (15 September).    “The source of much excitement, the ...

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Sports enthusiasts target Fedhealth MTB Challenge for charity

Sports enthusiasts from beCAUSEwe (Non-Profit Company) have signed up for the 4th annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge to #ride4jobs&skills in support of the Sparrow Society.  Seen here:  Brad Senekal, beCAUSEwe Co-Founder, in action at the Fedhealth XTERRA Lite where he competed for charity under the banner ‘beCAUSEweTRI’.  Photo Credit:  Jetline Action Photo

Sports enthusiasts from beCAUSEwe (Non-Profit Company) have signed up for the 4thannual Fedhealth MTB Challenge to #ride4jobs&skills in support of the Sparrow Society.   beCAUSEwe (NPC) was founded in 2014 by a group of friends as a way to keep fit, have fun and grow friendships while uplifting the poor and marginalised members of society.   “We have teams that ...

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Junior mountain bikers in for a treat at Fedhealth MTB Challenge

Tyler Van Gesselleen (Stellenbosch) in action during the 2017 Fedhealth Kids MTB Events 500m race.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

The action of the 2018 Fedhealth MTB Challenge will kick off with the Fedhealth Kids MTB Events at Boschendal Wine Estate (The Retreat) on Saturday, 15 September 2018. Celebrating its 4thanniversary, the Fedhealth Kids MTB Events cater for ages 0 – 13.  Junior MTB enthusiasts have three events to choose from:  a 500m (0-5 years), 1.5km (6-9 years) and a ...

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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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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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