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Spur Cape Winter Trail Series – Race 03 Taal Monument

Woo hoo!

I love Paarl. I always get excited when I take the off-ramp from the N1 and head onto Main Street. A couple of kilometres later, we were parking at the entrance to the Taal Monument and the start of Race 03 in the Winter Trail Series. The 13.5km looped course planned to take us mostly along runnable tightly packed jeep ...

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Segwati sets up epic Series finale

Edwin Sesipi and Michael Bailey go head to head at race 3 of the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™. Image by Pat Black

Race 3 of the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series™ took place at Segwati Game Ranch on a cool and crisp Highveld morning as nearly 1,000 runners finished the penultimate race of the Series. In the long course 10.5km Championship race, Edwin Sesipi stamped his authority on the Series and claimed his third win out of three to seal his position ...

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Rupanga and Greyling dominate at Oak Valley

Nicholas Rupanga, Ryan Winter and Julian Atkinson at the Spur Trail Series™ Elgin Valley XL at Oak Valley. Image by Ewald Sadie

On a picture perfect summer day, more than 700 runners made their way to Oak Valley in Elgin to be a part of this year’s Spur Cape Summer Trail Series™ one last time. In this, the final race of the 2015 Series, runners were treated to a 7.25km short course, a 15.3km long course and the once-of 24.6km XL. Good ...

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Exciting running at muddy Giba Gorge

The start of the third race of the Spur KZN Trail Series™ at Giba Gorge. Image by Greg Labuscagne

The third race of the Spur KZN Trail Series™ took place at the ever popular Giba Gorge Mountain Bike Park and more than 130 runners faced the wrath of the weather gods as they lined up for a fun night race in muddy conditions. In the men’s long course 10km race, it was Ayanda Mlotshwa who made it two wins ...

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Huge turn-out expected for first Anatomic Spur School MTB Race

The 2013 winning Gauteng team with Meurant Botha of Amarider front left and Gauteng league co-ordinator Deon Steyn.

A record turn-out is expected for the first event in the Anatomic Spur MTB Series to be hosted at Curro College in Hazeldean this Saturday (26 July). Currently in its sixth season, the Spur School Mountain Bike League has surpassed all expectations in terms of participation and reach and according to league co-ordinator Meurant Botha of AMARIDER, 10 000 entries ...

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