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Hill climbs his way to victory at Sharks Trail Adventure

The trio of Change A Life Rider dicing for third place in the 40km MTB race at the STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure at Summerveld Estate, from left Scelo Mhlongo, Bongmusa Zikhali, Ndumiso Dontso.

Shongweni – Andrew Hill extended his reign as the King of the STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure by winning his fifth title in six years at the 40km mountain bike race, mastering hot, dusty conditions to romp to a comfortable victory. His dominance at a race that the Hillcrest native considers his home event, and one that he can ride to ...

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Sharks Trail Adventure MTB routes reversed

Riders taking part in the 40km and 20km MTB races at the STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure on Sunday, 3 December will find the route reversed eliminating the tough climb into the race finish. Four times winner Andrew Hill (TIB Insurance) will plan his race strategy around the faster start and easier run into the finish. Anthony Grote/
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Durban – An about turn could signal an early Christmas present for mountain bikers as the organisers of the STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure on Sunday 3 December at Summerveld Estate confirm that the popular 40km and 20km MTB routes will be run in the reverse direction, easing the climbing and creating some exciting descents  on both routes. “In last year’s ...

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Sharks Trail Adventure trail running triple awaits Madida

Xoli Madida has won the 2013 and 2014 18km women's trail run of STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure and heads to Summerveld Estate, Shongweni on Sunday, 6 December eager to make it three in a row. Xoli Madida has won the 2013 and 2014 18km women's trail run of STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure and heads to Summerveld Estate, Shongweni on Sunday, 6 December eager to make it three in a row. Xoli Madida has won the 2013 and 2014 18km women's trail run of STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure and heads to Summerveld Estate, Shongweni on Sunday, 6 December eager to make it three in a row. Anthony Grote/
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Durban – Xoli Madida is relishing the opportunity to challenge for a record third consecutive women’s 18km trail running title at this year’s STIHL Sharks Trail Adventure when she takes to the trails of Summerveld Estate, Shongweni on Sunday, 6 December. The passionate athlete has dominated proceedings in the ladies tussle of the event’s longest trail races having edged out ...

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