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The sani2c legacy continues to evolve

The KAP sani2c has always given riders the best experience possible and 2017 will be no different as 'Farmer' Glen Haw plans to offer riders new and exciting opportunities when the three races get underway during the second week of May. Anthony Grote/
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Glencairn – As the weeks continue to tick by before the twelfth edition of the KAP sani2c, the world’s largest mountain bike stage race remains intent on creating a unique, first-class experience for riders who take on the three day adventure from Himeville to Scottburgh during the second week of May. The sani2c has always been at the forefront of ...

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Dramatic KAP sani2c runs full length to the coast


Scottburgh – In what has been one of the most exciting and unpredictable KAP sani2c’s in memory the Race event was a ding-dong affair that went right down to the breakers of Scottburgh as the pair of Matthys Beukes and Gert Heyns overturned a two minute overnight deficit to win the overall title whilst the pair of Candice Neethling and ...

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Drama-laden second stage sets up enthralling KAP sani2c


Jolivet Farm, Highflats – As Friday, 13 May dawned many of the top teams at the 2016 KAP sani2c would not have predicted what was about to happen as mistakes from both pairs of overnight leaders flung the title doors wide open with Team Telkom and Team Dorma Time Freight moving into the overall men’s and women’s pound seats respectively ...

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KAP sani2c gets underway amidst excited fanfare


Himeville – Tuesday marked the beginning of the one of the most popular mountain biking events in South Africa as the Trail event got the 2016 KAP sani2c underway with many riders easing their way into their three day journey from the foothills of Sani Pass to the breakers at Scottburgh Main Beach with the Adventure and the Race events ...

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KAP sani2c communities rally together in weekend’s deluge


Himeville – The sani2c community desperately rallied together over the weekend as unseasonal downpours and resultant floods that ravaged much of KwaZulu-Natal’s coastline left the KAP sani2c’s iconic floating bridge at Scottburgh Main Beach in tatters and threatened the race’s use of the iconic stage three feature just days before the start of the event which gets underway at Glencairn ...

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Combrinck and Bell seek ‘2c’ double at KAP sani2c


Himeville – Following their impressive victory at the recent nine-day long Old Mutual joBerg2c, the pair of Gawie Combrinck and Nico Bell have added their names to the already formidable list of elite men’s contenders as they look to do the double at the upcoming KAP sani2c which takes place between Glencairn Farm in the Southern Drakensberg and Scottburgh on ...

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Christie and Subaru continue to drive KAP sani2c


Himeville – Despite his passion for four wheels, Subaru Pietermaritzburg’s Manager Howard Christie has never braved the three-day KAP sani2c on a mountain bike despite having an over ten year involvement in the iconic journey from Glencairn Farm in the Southern Drakensberg to Scottburgh on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast that takes place in 2016 from 10-14 May. With three different ...

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More admitted to KAP sani2c ‘Black Mamba’ club in 2016

The long-time friend pairing of Mike Church (left) and Tony Cole (right) will join the illustrious 'Black Mamba' group when they complete their tenth KAP sani2c and their ninth together when they set off from Underberg for the KZN South Coast between 12-14 May. Jetline Action Photo/
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Himeville – As the KAP sani2c heads into its thirteenth year and the pool of riders that have finished ten previous editions continuing to grow, another batch of riders is set to be handed their commemorative Black Mamba jersey when they complete their three day journey from Glencairn Farm in Underberg to Scottburgh Main Beach from 10-14 May. The three ...

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Springbok legends take aim at 2016 KAP sani2c

Joel Stransky (front right) - half of last year's runner-up team of the Adventure event of the 2016 KAP sani2c - will not take part in this year's race however a strong Cell C South African Rugby Legends Association (SARLA) contingent will still tackle the renowned trail of the popular three day event. Kelvin Trautman/
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Himeville – A large contingent of former Springbok legends are once again set to descend upon the Adventure event of this year’s KAP sani2c which takes place from 11-13 May with the group eager to soak up three days of banter, reminiscing and memorable mountain biking action. The smattering of Cell C South African Rugby Legends Association (SARLA) teams, represented ...

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Beukes and Heyns throw their names into the KAP sani2c hat


Himeville – While the pairing of Matthys Beukes and Gert Heyns might be untested in the heat of the KAP sani2c battle, they have set their sights on using the three day classic from 12-14 May to bounce back from a disappointing start to their stage racing year. The Scott LCB Factory Racing pair have been involved in the sani2c ...

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