Tag Archives: FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic

Du Toit, Strydom slay the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic

Pieter Du Toit photo credit Tobias Ginsberg

Pieter du Toit (Potchefstroom) and Danielle Strydom (Potchefstroom) made light work of the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic aka “The Monster” that was hosted at the ATKVBuffelspoort today (Saturday 01 June 2019).   Just under 1300 eager mountain bikers toed the line to test their mountain biking prowess against the 17th edition of this much revered MTB event.   Du ...

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Sebona gunning for second FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic title

Phillimon Sebona photo credit Tobias Ginsberg

Returning to the ATKVBuffelspoort on Saturday, 01 June 2019 Phillimon Sebona has set his sights on a second FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic title!   Sebona got his first taste of victory at this event in 2017 when he conquered the Monster (Marathon / +-65km) in a deserving time of 03 hours 06 minutes 10 seconds.   “The FNB Magalies Monster ...

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Magaliesberg placed on pedestal at FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and FNB Platinum Trail Run

FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic photo by Tobias Ginsberg

Off-road adventure seekers are in for a treat at the 17thannual FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and 7thannual FNB Platinum Trail Run that will be hosted at the bustling ATKVBuffelspoort on Saturday 01 and Sunday 02 June 2019 respectively.     “The FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and FNB Platinum Trail Run are two of the North West Province’s most revered ...

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Botha overcomes the odds to pursue his love for mountain biking

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Although diagnosed with a heart defect at the age of two, Nathan Botha, a 16 year old mountain biking enthusiast from Hoërskool Florida (Roodepoort) will be back in action at the 2019 FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic. This year however he will be share the experience with friends from school.   In 2005 Nathan was diagnosed with Coarctation of the ...

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MTBing and Movies go hand-in-hand at FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic

Celebrating its 17th anniversary in June, the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic will boast its very first ‘Movie Night’ at the ATKV Buffelspoort on Saturday, 01 June 2019 at 18:00.  “It means a great deal to be booked for the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic," says Vaughn Piketh, Director Slumber Nights.  "We are really looking forward to being part of the event and will hopefully add to the massive success that the event has already achieved. The outdoor cinema/movie night promises to be a great family get together and a great place to socialize with fellow competitors.”

Celebrating its 17thanniversary in June, the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic will boast its very first ‘Movie Night’ at the ATKVBuffelspoort on Saturday, 01 June 2019 at 18:00.   “The FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and the FNB Platinum Trail Run present adventure seekers with the ideal weekend away for the entire family,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports.  ...

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R10 000 Specialized voucher up for grabs at FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic

One lucky rider will take home a Specialized Voucher to the value of R10 000 on completion of the revered 2019 FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic that will take place at the ATKV Buffelspoort on Saturday, 01 June 2019.  Seen here:  Mountain biking enthusiasts enjoying the action of the 2018 FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

One lucky rider will take home a Specialized Voucher to the value of R10 000 on completion of the revered 2019 FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic that will take place at the ATKVBuffelspoort on Saturday, 01 June 2019.   According to Kate Whitehead, Marketing Coordinator at Specialized Bicycles Africa, the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic caters for all mountain biking enthusiasts ...

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FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic keeps riders coming back for more

Raymond Travers in action at the 2018 FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic.  Photo Credit:  Jetline Action Photo

Self-proclaimed FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic addict Raymond Travers (West Rand) hopes to secure his 5thevent medal on Saturday, 01 June 2019 when the 17thannual FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic gets underway at ATKVBuffelspoort.   “The Monster, as it’s referred to by most mountain bikers, is characterised by tough hills, relatively technical single track and an all-round awesome experience in ...

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Endometriosis won’t get Jenna down at the FNB Platinum Trail Run

Fifteen year old Jenna Schubach from Rustenburg will take on the 2019 FNB Platinum Trail Run as part of her “Endometriosis Awareness” campaign.  Schubach was diagnosed with endometriosis in 2017 at the age of 14.  When entering the FNB Platinum Trail Run online, trail runners can choose to make a donation towards Jenna’s “Endometriosis Awareness” campaign.  Alternatively entrants can also show their support by wearing anything yellow on event day.  Seen here:  Jenna with her father Murray at the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic.

Fifteen year old Jenna Schubach from Rustenburg will take on the 2019 FNB Platinum Trail Run as part of her “Endometriosis Awareness” campaign.   Schubach was diagnosed with endometriosis in 2017 at the age of 14.  “A basic explanation for endometriosiswould be when the tissue of the endometrium sheds and begins to form growths on other organs and surfaces in ...

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Entries Open for 2019 FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and FNB Platinum Trail Run

Teboho Noosi by Tobias Ginsberg

North West Province – Entries have opened for the 17thannual FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and the 7thannual FNB Platinum Trail Run, two premier off-road events that will leave entrants begging for more at theATKVBuffelspoort on Saturday, 01 June 2019 and Sunday, 02 June 2019 respectively.       “The perfect weekend breakaway for families, the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and ...

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