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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...
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...
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...
  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...
The Merrell Tsitsikamma race has been around for some time and is a prominent event on our local calendar. It is perfectly situated to draw riders from both the Eastern and Southern Cape. This year a big field starting off...
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...
The Eastern Wheelers Club in East London are committed to grow this sport we love. It's nice to see their enthusiasm for cycling. Here's a short video of them at the 2014 EC XCO Champs which took place recently...
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 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...
  The fourth and final event in the Provincial XCO cup series was held on the 6th of June at the fun, but challenging urban XCO track at the Baysville school in the centre of East London. The day was perfect...

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