Tag Archives: Stellenbosch

Sporting heroes ready for mountain biking bliss at Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails

Taking place on Saturday, 03 and Sunday, 04 December 2016, the 4th annual Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails has attracted the attention of a number of sporting celebrities both local and from abroad.  Sporting celebrities to look out for on the day
will include:  Newlyweds, Christoph and Andrea Sauser, reigning FNB W2W MTB Women’s Team Champions, Robyn De Groot and Jennie Stenerhag and SA Rally Driver, Ashley Haigh-Smith.  Seen here:  SA Rally Driver, Ashley Haigh-Smith in action during the 2016 FNB W2W MTB Race.  Photo Credit:  Jetline Action Photo

Stellenbosch (Western Cape) – Taking place on Saturday, 03 and Sunday, 04 December 2016, the 4th annual Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails has attracted the attention of a number of sporting celebrities both local and from abroad. Newlyweds, Christoph and Andrea Sauser will make their Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails debut in December. “We’ve only heard positive things about the event,” says ...

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Kelsey, Kleinhans ready for MTB party of the year

Riders taking part in the 3rd annual Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails in Stellenbosch on Friday, 27 and Saturday, 28 November 2015 are encouraged to focus more on the trails and less on the racing.  Ariane Kleinhans welcomes the invitation to enjoy an event.  Seen here:  Ariane Kleinhans in action.  Photo Credit:  Cherie Vale / NEWSPORT MEDIA

Stellenbosch – Affectionately known as the mountain bike party of the year, the 3rd annual Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails is guaranteed to live up to its reputation. Taking place in Stellenbosch on Friday, 27 and Saturday, 28 November 2015, entrants are encouraged to focus more on the trails and less on racing. Former Master’s World Downhill Champion and multiple SA ...

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Mountain Bike Classic moves to NEW Stellenbosch winelands venue this September

2015.08.25 - Spur MTB Classic Poster

The Spur Mountain Bike Classic is one of the longest running mountain bike events in the country and has always been a great family outdoor event. After careful consideration and discussions between the event organisers, Dirtopia, and the title sponsor, Spur Steak Ranches, a decision has been made to move the event to Nooitgedacht Estate near Stellenbosch this 27 September 2015. ...

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Totalsports Woman’s race Stellenbosch attracts an elite field

PUMA ambassador Lebo Phalula in action at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Durban earlier this month.  Lebo shared the top step of the podium with her sister, Lebogang after they both completed the 10km Totalsports Women’s Race in Durban in an impressive time of 33 minutes 44 seconds.   Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Stellenbosch – Taking place in Stellenbosch on Monday, 10 August 2015, the Totalsports Women’s Race has attracted the attention of an array of elite runners including the likes of René Kalmer, Mapaseka Makhanya, Cornel Joubert, Lebo Phalula and Yolande Maclean. According to Kalmer, Stellenbosch is one of her favourite cities in South Africa. “I can’t think of a better place ...

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Runner are in for a treat at the Totalsports Woman’s Race in Stellenbosch

SAMA award winner, Lloyd Cele will serenade runners and walkers at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Stellenbosch on Monday, 10 August 2015.
Photo Credit:  Ivok

Stellenbosch – After “Running Their City” at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Stellenbosch on Monday, 10 August 2015, participants can look forward to an energetic performance by SAMA award winner, Lloyd Cele. “It is important to celebrate women,” says Cele. “We need to show appreciation for the hard work and sacrifices that women make on a daily basis. My sound ...

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Garlicki storms to maiden SA Downhill title

nvestec's Stefan Garlicki at the 2015 Stihl South African Mountain Bike Championships presented by Subaru Cape Town/Novus Holdings on Sunday 19 July. Craig Dutton/
Gameplan Media

Stellenbosch – It was a day to savour for Stefan Garlicki as he powered his way down the Jonkershoek track to a maiden South African downhill title at the 2015 Stihl SA MTB Championships presented by Subaru Cape Town/Novus Holdings in Stellenbosch on Sunday. The reality of being a national champion has finally come true for the Western Cape local ...

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Fitstrong member trains for IMPI Challenge debut

Louis Cilliers photo credit Fitstrong

Stellenbosch – FITstrong is taking their motto of “Get Fit Get Strong Get Living” one step further by training members to take on their very first IMPI Challenge the weekend of 17 and 18 October 2015 at the picturesque Lievland Wine Estate, Stellenbosch (Cape Town). “At FITstrong we test mobility, flexibility, balance, concentration, strength and endurance all at once,” says ...

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