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PRESS RELEASE – MY SPAR MTB CLASSIC

One of the Eastern Capes prominent events, the MYSPAR MTB CLASSIC & FUN FARM RUN, was once again a resounding success. Held annually on the first Sunday of May, over 550 participants were treated to a spectacular Autumn day of tailor made mountain bike routes (and fun farm run) in a very impressive race vibe and setup. The superb venue...

PwC Great Zuurberg Trek

  This is the third year that The PwC Great Zuurberg Trek will take place in the Zuurberg mountains not far from Addo.  The routes go along the Sundays River Valley on day one.  The second day is in the beautiful Zuurberg Mountains going deep into the Addo Elephant Park.  This is a pretty tough ride with the most amazing...

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 with over 380 entrants taking part.  “This year promises to be even better.  A fun-filled day when like minded enthusiasts can come together and share...

JBAY WIND FARM MTB CLASSIC ENJOYS PERFECT CONDITIONS

JBAY WIND FARM MTB CLASSIC ENJOYS PERFECT CONDITIONS
PRESS RELEASE JBAY WIND FARM MTB CLASSIC ENJOYS PERFECT CONDITIONS JEFFREYS BAY, EASTERN CAPE - The fifth edition of the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic took place on Saturday 22 July in perfect conditions. Some 500 riders, of all ages and skill levels, took to the trails around the Eastern Cape holiday town of Jeffreys Bay over three distances, 25km, 50km...

JBay Windfarm MTB Classic – 2018

JBay Windfarm MTB Classic - 2018 Firmly established as one of the top events on the Eastern Cape off-road calendar, the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic promises to once again be a highlight of the JBay Winterfest. Over the past five years, organisers of the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic have worked each year to innovate and improve both the routes...

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

Non Sanctioned Cycle events – What are the implications?

Sanctioning of events provide a structure that assists in raising safety standards. It also provides guidelines that assist organisers to cater for the riders needs. By sanctioning an event, the organiser agrees to all criteria prescribed by CSA to the benefit of the riders. Particular regulations are stipulated in documents going to event organisers. Holding an unsanctioned event is contrary to...

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...

Press Release – Tiletoria Trans Elands MTB Marathon

Press Release - Tiletoria Trans Elands MTB Marathon Race venue - Wacky Woods Private River Resort – Gamtoos River We are thrilled to announce that Tiletoria have come on board as our Title Sponsor for this year’s Marathon taking place on the 10th of June. We once again have a handsome prize purse of R20 000 and a R5000 voucher for a Tiletoria...

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