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EC Team selection – SA XCO Cup 2

Well done to the riders selected for the Eastern Cape Mountain Bike team to represent the province at the National XCO Cup in Cape Town. Selected Team - XCO Cup #2 Full Results EC XCO Cup #2     Cycling South Africa SA XCO Cup #2   Event Info SA XCO Cup #2 Date: 27 February 2016 Province: Western Cape Location: Helderberg Farm, Somerset West Online pre-entries close on Tuesday...

Stutterheim High School / Ranch Timber MTB Race

STUTTERHEIM HIGH SCHOOL / RANCH TIMBER RACE RESULTS   Event Info Race date - 27 February (Registration from 6:30 - Race Start 8:00) There are four distances to choose from at the Stutterheim High School / Ranch Timber Mountain Bike race - 65 km; 45 km, 30 km & 10 km Also on offer is a 5 km fun walk.   For more Info contact Stutterheim High School...

EC XCO 2 – PORT ELIZABETH

RACE INFO EC XCO #2 - 13 FEBRUARY Online Entries - here Registration from 9:00 A big thanks to Fat Tracks Mountain Bike club for preparing and marking the track! Nippers and Sprogs track.  Race start  - 10:45  Main Track. Race Start 12:00 Directions to Race Start

Top riders getting ready for Eastern Cape XCO Champs

Top riders getting ready for Eastern Cape XCO Champs.
Top riders getting ready for Eastern Cape XCO Champs. They will be heading off to race in East London this weekend at 3 Silo's Trails. A lot of work has gone into developing the track for the EC XCO Champs the past few month! It is challenging but not as severe as the SA XCO Track in PE.  FUN, TECHNICAL...

Conti Meerkat Challenge

Meerkat Challenge MTB Race
From the race organisers: The idea for this race was born amongst a group of friends after the tragic accident on 27 April 2015 that claimed the life of our friend Sonnica Kensley.  Sonnica and her husband Clayton were training for a mountain bike race and cycling from Longmore Forest, when they were both hit by a truck from behind. Clayton...

MY SPAR MTB CLASSIC

Riders crossing the floating bridge at My Spar MTB Classic at Zuurbron Bike Park
My Spar MTB Classic - 2016 Zuurbron Bike Park owner and race director of My Spar MTB Classic, Mr. Jacques Steenkamp, is proud to be hosting this quality event which boasted a field of over 500 entrants last year. A MTB enthusiast himself, “Farmer Jacques” is responsible for the beautiful routes you will ride on his as well as neighbouring...

Press release – Angora MTB Classic

MAGNIFICENT   MOUNTAIN BIKE   RACE   NOT   TO   BE   MISSED “Never a dull moment!!!!!” Online entry and web info: Here (Program of events with starting times) The Angora MTB Classic will take place on the 5th of September 2015 at the cricket club in Jansenville.   Mountain bikers who have done this route, found it to be the perfect start and challenge for the beginning of...

Young SA Pro rider, Marco Joubert, to take on the ABSA CAPE EPIC

The Kargo Pro Mountain Bike Team have just announced that Marco Joubert will be taking part in this years ABSA CAPE EPIC starting Sunday on 13 March. We were lucky to get the early scoop on the news and arranged an exclusive interview with this promising young rider from Port Elizabeth. Me: So, the CAPE EPIC! When did you find out you'd...

POST RACE PRESS RELEASE – MYSPAR MTB CLASSIC 2018

POST RACE PRESS RELEASE - MYSPAR MTB CLASSIC 2018 The 5th MYSPAR MTB CLASSIC & FUN FARM RUN, was held on Sunday 6th May at the superb venue of Zuurbron Farm & Bike Park. Over 730 participants enjoyed a glorious day of 4 different manicured mountain bike routes and a trail run. The 60km challenge started in perfect weather conditions. Not...

Top positions in Spur Schools MTB series – Port Elizabeth

A BIG congrats to our top five schools in Port Elizabeth! This season was a huge step-up from previous years in the Spur Schools MTB series - Port Elizabeth. Competition is definitely hotting up! This is the first year that a High School is top of the log in Port Elizabeth. Well deserved winners are HTS Daniel Pienaar edging out Lorraine...

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