Tag Archives: MTB Classic

New Sondela route excites top riders

Experienced mountain biker Bennie Pearson is approaching Sunday’s feature race at the Bestmed Sondela MTB Classic with a sense of excitement following the creation of a new route. Although the weekend cycling festival near Bela-Bela in Limpopo, which is also known as the Bushveld’s Big MTB Bash, includes races on both days, all eyes will be on the top competitors ...

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Enter now for the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic

JEFFREYS BAY – Entries are open for the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic on 16 July 2016. Previously known as the JBay MTB Open, the event – which forms part of the JBay Winterfest – is now in its fourth year and will once again offer something for riders of a range of fitness and skill levels.  The 2016 event ...

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Venue change for Paarl MTB Classic

THE START/FINISH OF THE BESTMED PAARL MTB CLASSIC, WHICH TAKES PLACE ON 22 NOVEMBER 2015, HAS BEEN MOVED FROM THE PARYS SPORTSGROUNDS IN PAARL TO THE STUNNING RHEBOKSKLOOF WINE ESTATE ON THE NORTHERN SLOPS OF THE PAARL MOUNTAIN.  Recent infrastructure expansion at Rhebokskloof has made the move possible and will ease the logistics around the event considerably. Riders now don’t have negotiate the streets ...

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Kleinhans, De Groot defeat the monster on first attempt

North West Province, South Africa – Close to 2 000 adventure seekers toed the line at the ATKV Buffelspoort on Saturday, 23 May 2015 to test their mountain biking prowess at the much revered FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic presented by ISUZU. Erik Kleinhans left nothing to chance conquering the 75km FNB Magalies Monster in a lightning fast time of 03 ...

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Last chance to enter new Bestmed Walkerville ultra

Gauteng mountain bikers have until Monday evening to get their entries in for the testing new ultra marathon race and half-marathon that form part of the Bestmed Walkerville MTB Classic on Saturday, May 23. The 80km event, which is a full 20km longer than in previous years, is set to attract some of South Africa’s top one-day racers as they ...

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