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  We had some really hot conditions in the Baakens Valley for leg two of our Provincial XCO!  Well done to everyone who took on a challenging course in hot conditions.  As always there were some good riders with bad...
The Tour De Vallei MTB race took place on Saturday 8th October for the second consecutive year. This race started from very humble beginnings and forms part of the very successful Patensie “plaas bazaar”. This year the format was an...
There is nothing quite like the atmosphere of a MTB stage race, it feels like to me a mix between a relaxing getaway holiday, mtbiker pilgrimage and a all out high intensity race over three days. For this years edition I...
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 My Spar MTB Classic is on of the prominent events in the Eastern Cape. The race vibe and setup created by the organisers this year was really impressive. A superb area to relax with food-stalls and some Beer! FULL...
  The past two years there has been a steady growth in XCO racing in the Eastern Cape. This weekend saw the province reaping the success of the constant efforts to develop and promote the sport. Despite the rainy weather...
  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 and flowing. Still hard when...
Trans Elands MTB Marathon - Race Report This years Trans Elands MTB Marathon took place in near perfect weather and started and finished at the historic Gamtoos Ferry Hotel. There was an air of excitement and anticipation as the riders lined...
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...

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