Tag Archives: Sappi Howick MTB Classic

Wealth of women’s talent ready for 2016 Sappi Howick MTB

Howick – The 2016 Sappi Howick MTB Classic takes place on Sunday, 6 March and the women’s field is looking increasingly competitive as the entry list fills up ahead of the race’s 30th anniversary celebrations The route for the 40km tussle suggests it will be a technical and challenging day in the saddle, giving those with strong rock riding skills ...

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Enduro to debut at 2016 Sappi Howick MTB

Howick – Organisers of the 2016 Sappi Howick MTB Classic are relishing the inclusion of the first ever Sappi Howick Enduro as part of the now weekend-long programme of events as the popular ‘raw and unplugged’ KZN Midlands mountain biking event celebrates its 30th anniversary on Saturday, 5 and Sunday, 6 March. The newly added Sappi Howick Enduro will take place ...

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Hatherly continues young guns’ Howick MTB dominance

Howick – Cross country sensation Alan Hatherly continued the trend of tomorrow’s stars dominating the Sappi Howick MTB Classic when he surged to a commanding victory in Sunday’s 40km hit-out while the experienced Cindy Theunissen claimed the women’s spoils. The young Kargo Pro MTB rider added his name to the ever-growing list of Under-23 rising talents to have won the ...

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Howick MTB part of Swiss World Cup build up for Hatherly

Howick – First year Under-23 competitor Alan Hatherly snuck in an eleventh hour entry in for Sunday’s Sappi Howick MTB Classic that the rapidly emerging cross country star will look to use as part of his build up towards the third leg of the UCI MTB World Cup that takes place in Lenzerheide, Switzerland in a month’s time. The young ...

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