Tag Archives: Rourke Croeser

Croeser, Walker stay in the red

Youngsters Rourke Croeser and Travis Walker (USN) continued their fine form from Sunday’s prologue to retain the red Absa African special jersey after Monday’s Stage 1. But it was not easy: “I have been riding for some 11 years and this is by far the hardest day ever on the bike for me,” said Croeser. “On the start line we ...

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A Glimpse Into The Future

Absa Cape Epic fans will get a glimpse of the future when two of South Africa’s rising stars take on the rugged eight-day stage race in 2015.  Rourke Croeser and Travis Walker are both 23-years-old – an age when mountain bikers tend to be better at the shorter disciplines.  They have though shown good form recently in longer races and ...

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Norwegian focus for Kargo Pro MTB

  Durban – Elite men’s South African cross country mountain biking champion Rourke Croeser used the recent Clover Lowveld Cycle Tour as final preparation on home soil for the UCI MTB & Trials World Championships in Norway at the end of September while talented junior Alan Hatherly recently bolstered the Kargo Pro MTB Team’s stocks. Ballito’s Croeser is set to ...

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Croeser earns Kargo’s first SA title

Durban – Rourke Croeser earned a first elite national title this weekend for South Africa’s first ever UCI Trade Team, Kargo Pro MTB, when he clinched victory in the elite men’s category at the South African National Cross Country Mountain Biking Championships at Thaba Trails in Gauteng. The KZN North Coast rider has won the national title at age group ...

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