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  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...
  This weekend was the 24th edition of the Steeltek hosted by Fat Tracks Mountain Bike Club. With the involvement of 3Rivers Trails and the start being at Crossways Farm Village there was definitely new energy behind the organizing of...

Photos | Stage 2 #PEPlett

  Stage 2 of PEPlett saw riders head from Kareedouw to Hankey - the first true Eastern Cape stage! Rourke Croeser and Travis Walker from Kargo MTB Team are gunning for a hat trick with 2 wins already to their name. Tommorow riders...
  When you hear the likes of Kevin Evans getting auctioned off for R20 000 the evening before the race, you know that he's going to be burning some serious rubber the next day. - words Grant Mac G & pictures John...
Words by Dawie van Heerden A whopping 105 cyclists braved the winter weather and an two hour stint in the dark on their mountain bikes to compete in the second Foolish Friendly event held at the Norm-Hudlin Trails over the...
Results for the 2014 Down2Earth Derby Day at Slipperfields This event was presented by the Round Table PE West to raise funds for the local charities. Riders had the option between a 20km and 35km route with the latter being...
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...
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...
About four years ago the Border and Eastern Province regions joined under one banner called East Cape Cycling. However, in mountain biking nothing much changed for these regions as they were still operating very independently with regards to XCO....
The past weekend we were lucky to see the best Cross Country riders in SA race in the Eastern Cape!  It was the last event in the 2014 SA XCO Cup series and with that, the last opportunity for...

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