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Kachelhoffer instrumental in one-two finish at Tour Durban

Former national road champion An-Li Kachelhoffer played a big part in securing a one-two result for Team Bestmed-ASG at Tour Durban in KwaZulu-Natal last week. Photo: Robert Ward

An-Li Kachelhoffer had more than just personal ambitions on her mind when she made her move to win the Tour Durban in KwaZulu-Natal over the weekend. The former national women’s road champion, who joined Team Bestmed-ASG this year as leader and mentor to the younger riders, was also looking after the fortunes of teammate Zanele Tshoko. Kachelhoffer sent Tshoko up ...

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Swiss training pays off for Beyers

Bernette Beyers from Team Bestmed-ASG won the sprint and points titles at the African Continental Track Championships in Durban last week. Photo: Supplied

South African track star Bernette Beyers credits lessons learnt during a Swiss training camp for her two titles at the African Continental Track Championships in Durban last week. Beyers – who won the sprint and points races – admitted to spending an enlightening few months training at the World Cycle Centre in Aigle, Switzerland, after breaking her collarbone at the ...

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Bestmed-ASG’s new signings ready to roll

The roster of the Team Bestmed-ASG cycling team for the 2017 season includes, from left, Skye Davidson, Lynette Benson, Sanet Coetzee, Nina Sender, An-Li Kachelhoffer, Chante van der Merwe, Nicolene and Zanele Tshoko. Bernette Beyers is in Switzerland. Photo: Stuart Pickering

Having signed up a new-look outfit of elite riders, Team Bestmed-ASG will be focused on making a major impact on the South African cycling scene this year. Grabbing their immediate attention will be the SA National Road Championships in Wellington this week where team leader and Olympian An-Li Kachelhoffer will be defending her road race title on Saturday. Team manager ...

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Schoeman on the hunt for second 947 title

Port Elizabeth’s former champion Anriette Schoeman will turn out for Team Bestmed-ASG at the 947 Cycle Challenge in Johannesburg on Sunday. Photo: Supplied

Port Elizabeth’s Anriette Schoeman will be able to count on team support in her quest for a second 947 Cycle Challenge title after being named in Team Bestmed-ASG’s squad for Sunday’s race in Johannesburg. The 39-year-old, who usually competes as a solo rider under the Bestmed banner, said she was delighted to be linking up with the team for one ...

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Andrea Steyn banks on teamwork for 947

Andrea Steyn will be linking up with Team Bestmed-ASG for the 947 Challenge on November 20. Photo: Supplied

After sprinting to a podium spot in last month’s Bestmed Satellite Classic, Andrea Steyn is excited to be working with Team Bestmed-ASG again when the 947 Cycle Challenge takes place in Johannesburg on November 20. Invited by team manager Owen Botha to join the squad for selected races, the 32-year-old from Monavoni in Centurion, who is primarily a triathlete, linked ...

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NavWorld partner with top women’s cycling team

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Sports and adventure technology retailer NavWorld have announced a three-year partnership with one of South Africa’s top women’s cycling teams. During this time, they will provide Team Bestmed-ASG with the latest Garmin Sport products as well as training, a warranty service and technical support through all their branches and call centre. “We are passionate about sport and our partnership with ...

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Team Bestmed-ASG to race for UCI points at Cycle Challenge

We spoke to defending women’s champion, Anriëtte Schoeman, about what makes the Western Cape’s second largest cycling event so special.

Team Bestmed-ASG women’s pro cycling team will have a rare opportunity to race for UCI points against the world’s best when the riders line up for the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge in Johannesburg on Sunday. This year, the women’s race has been granted UCI 1.1 status by cycling’s global governing body, which should draw one of the strongest feminine fields ...

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Parsons produces fireworks at SA omnium champs

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  Team Bestmed-ASG’s Ashleigh Parsons won five of her six events to claim the under-16 title at the South African Omnium Track Championships at the Bellville Velodrome in Cape Town on Thursday evening. Parsons put on a fireworks-filled display over the course of the two-day event to secure the overall champion’s jersey on Guy Fawkes Night. The 15-year-old claimed the ...

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Bestmed-ASG to cycle for diabetes awareness

With more than three-and-a-half million South Africans affected by diabetes, and many more undiagnosed, Team Bestmed-ASG aim to change lives for the better when they join the Novo Nordisk Cycle 4 Diabetes relay from November 5 to 7.

With more than three-and-a-half million South Africans affected by diabetes, and many more undiagnosed, Team Bestmed-ASG aim to change lives for the better when they join the Novo Nordisk Cycle 4 Diabetes relay from November 5 to 7. The fourth edition will see four invitational teams of four riders completing a 1 600km journey from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg and back. ...

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Team Bestmed-ASG take on Cape Pioneer Trek

Team Bestmed-ASG members will make their presence known at one of South Africa's toughest mountain bike stage races, the Cape Pioneer Trek, which starts near Mossel Bay this coming weekend.

Team Bestmed-ASG members will make their presence known at one of South Africa’s toughest mountain bike stage races, the Cape Pioneer Trek, which starts near Mossel Bay this coming weekend. Riders Michelle Benson, Mariette Hattingh and Sanet Coetzee will team up with male partners to do battle in the mixed category at the seven-day race. Former junior national time-trial champion ...

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