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Tight racing on a stunning MTB route at Nanaga

  Last year was the first time the Nanaga MTB race was held at the popular Nanaga Farm Stall.  After the first event there was some talk about the route.  The organizers took notice of...

Mtbikers – Staying safe on the bike

    "Mountain Biking on open, safe gravel roads can be much more dangerous than any trail" Every now and then there are complaints about the behavior of cyclists on our roads.  Most of the time it...

The Nanaga MTB Race

Last year was the first time this race took place at the Nanaga Farm Stall.  It turned out to be a very well organized event with over 500 riders showing up on the day....

Van Stadens Wild Flower Reserve – Mountain Bike Trail

  The Eastern Cape is a huge area and perfect for stunning mountain bike rides.  During the past few years we have seen lots of new trails being developed.  This makes for fantastic riding in...

Eastern Cape Mountain Bike XCO Team – Mankele

  We are over halfway with the XCO season with the third Cycling SA XCO Cup event taking place at Mankele Mountain Bike Trails this coming weekend.  In the Eastern Cape there is growing interest...

PwC Great Zuurberg Trek – Launch

  The PwC Great Zuurberg Trek takes place in a stunning area perfect for Mountain Biking.  Think The Herald MTB Race once you get into the twisty single track and trails near the mountains.  This is...

Good Vibes at Eastern Cape XCO 3

  After some heavy rains the previous weekend riders were lucky to have a perfect day for great racing. Unlike the technical demanding track at the previous XCO in Port Elizabeth this one was nice...

Stage Races in the Eastern Cape – 2015

"If you enter a local stage race, you are investing in the future of Mtbiking in the Eastern Cape! " This was the statement made at the launch of The PwC Great Zuurberg Trek last...

Press release – My Spar MTB Classic

It’s nearly time for the annual My Spar MTB Classic taking place on 3 May 2015. Mr. JP Venter, owner of Jeffrey’s Bay Spar, the main sponsor, said last year’s race was a resounding success...

Swaershoek MTB Challenge, 18 April 2015

  Cradock's inaugural SWAERSHOEK MOUNTAIN BIKE CHALLENGE on 18 April 2015 takes you over one of the Eastern Cape’s most magnificent mountain passes! (closing date for pre-race entries - Saturday 04 April at 24h00) Entry form The Swaershoek...