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It was pretty exciting to be able to race on the National XCO Track that will be used to host SA XCO Cup 4, 14 May.  The wet conditions tested the riders but the track held up pretty good...
  The Spur Schools League in Port Elizabeth kicked off in the most amazing winter weather. There is a different, but good vibe this year. Part of the change was the increased support from parents and it was great to...
A Big field at 1st Spur Schools League race in Port Elizabeth was not what was expected with the wet and cold conditions. Despite the weather we had the biggest start groups in both Primary and High Schools sections...
  The past weekend the best Schools Mountain bike racers in the Eastern Cape battled it out at the Eastern Cape Spur Schools League Final in East London.  It was the first ever Spur Schools League Provincial final in the...
As is often the case with XCO racing things don’t go exactly as planned.  This was definitely the case at this year’s  SA Champs which took place at Thaba Trails in the South of Johannesburg. The technical level of...
There's always a first time for everything in life and for a couple of our EC Riders and their support crew racing at +3000m altitude was definitely not an average day in the saddle... We've complied a couple of photo's...
This years Trans Elands 2 Day Stage Race produced some amazing performances by a select field of top riders. The nature and reputation of the Trans Elands 2 Day Extreme ensured an entry of high quality riders tackling this...
On 10 May East Cape MTB with the help of Eastern Wheelers hosted the 3rd round of the EC XCO Provincials. It was nice to see young and old riders tackling the course out at Waterfall Trails in East...
Eastern Cape XCO Cup #4 - East London The last race of the 2017 XCO Cup series took place in East London last weekend at Hillview MTB & Trail Running Park.  A lot of effort went into creating a stunning...
( Results - bottom of article ) The 2015 Spur Schools Mountain Biking season in the Eastern Cape started this Saturday with racing in East London where they hosted the first official Spur League event for this season.  They had...

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