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Olympic International becomes official footwear partner of Spur Schools MTB League

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Leading South African footwear brand, Olympic International, has become the official partner of Spur Schools MTB League (SSMTBL). Now in its eleventh year, the SSMTBL along with the league’s title sponsor, Spur Steak Ranches, have invited cycling and peripheral industries to become partners of the league to help grow and invest in the sport at grassroots level.   According to ...

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Mpumalanga high school’s one-of-a-kind MTB team earns the ‘best developmental school’ title in the Spur Schools MTB League

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Developing underprivileged mountain biking (MTB) riders at Lydenburg High School in Mpumalanga is at the top of the school’s priority list, and a key ingredient to growing the sport in the country. No surprise that the school’s been named best developmental school in the Spur Schools MTB League. But this accolade hasn’t just dropped in the school’s sporting lap. Instead, the team’s ...

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Pretoria school shines bright in the Spur Schools MTB League

Some of the Menlo Park High School’s MTB Academy riders getting ready for the Spur Schools MTB League race

Menlo Park High School in Pretoria has an in-school mountain biking (MTB) team like no other. Hard to believe that their MTB journey started with just three riders in 2010. And today the school is the best and strongest League team in the Spur Schools MTB League. But what’s their recipe to success? According to team manager, Lizelle van der ...

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Young cyclist shows versatility and promise

St Dominic’s Priory pupil Kelsey van Schoor, who rides for the Team Bestmed-ASG pro team, has been showing versatility and promise on the bike. Photo: Supplied

With a fistful of medals under her belt in various cycling events, St Dominic’s Priory pupil Kelsey van Schoor is swiftly making a name for herself as a rider of the future. The 14-year-old Port Elizabethan was drawn to cycling when she competed in the Spur Schools MTB League in 2013 and has not looked back. Two years later she ...

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