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Apologies that this has been a long time coming, but yeesh…it seemed like our finals race at the World Champs simply extended into a mad panic to pack the bikes up straight away, a fast-paced party evening, and then three solid days of travel from A...
Jimmy Redman was racing Cross Country in the men’s 50 – 54 category on Tuesday (I stand to be corrected on that), and since we finished practice at 3pm that day we were able to go up and support him as his race only started at 5pm. It was an excell...
You know, I thought when we entered a World Championship race that it would involve conquering physical obstacles, keeping calm and riding smooth to get a good time. I have discovered, however, that there is another element to World Champs racing an...
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2016 Sappi Howick MTB Classic

The SAPPI Howick Classic is our highlight of the year. It...

  • Sunday, 06 March 2016 07:00 AM
  • Howick
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2016 Sappi Howick Enduro

  • Saturday, 05 March 2016 08:00 AM
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Safire Berg 100

Now in its 5th year this unique MTB race has been billed as one of the toughest single day events in SA, and in keeping with tradition, will swap direction this year to travel from Nottingham Road to Himeville. Challenge yourself to this 1 day 100km MTB race through the majestic Southern Drakensberg. Unlike most race routes now days, this route is aimed at making a very long ride non technical. The difficulty of this race lies in the distance, not the terrain. A large portion of the race...
katie@bikelife.co.za added a new event 5 days ago

Safire Berg 100

Now in its 5th year this unique MTB race has been billed...

  • Saturday, 19 March 2016 07:00 AM
  • Nottingham Road

With all the forestry operations going on at the moment in Hilton, Cascades and Karkloof i believe, where is everyone riding?

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Social Rides

Please feel free to post notices of any social rides happening in your area, always safer to ride in groups!

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Burry Stander Foundation honours late MTB hero

18 September 2015 - The Burry Stander Foundation honoured the late mountain bike national hero, Burry Stander, on his birthday in a ceremony at the Enxolobeni Primary School in Kwanyuswa Location, Mahlabathini, on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast on Wednesday. Read More...

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Menlo Park High Wins Record MTB Season

Menlopark High School once again showed their supremacy staying undefeated at the top of the log, while securing eight podium positions and three series winners on a challenging and technical track at this weekend's Gauteng finals of the Spur Schools Mountain Bike League presented by Anatomic. Read More...

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The best cardio workout you've never done. | Mountain Bike Training Programs

Cardio is one of those topics that I could write about every day and some people still couldn't get enough. To say that mountain bikers are obsessed with cardio training would be an understatement and every rider I've ever talked to wants to know how to best improve it. Read More...

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Masters World Champs Crashes

Here's Kath Fourie's description of each of the South Africans at the UCI Masters World Championships in Andorra's best/worst crashes/injuries: Mark: Took a head first slam off the ending jump (2m drop, 3m fall zone) when he entered it with incorrect speed, skidded about 3m down the gravel on his kop and elbow, and then ended his performance by rolling over his bike. Read More...

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Bestmed Ballto Expedition

Date:14 November 2015 Location: Kwazulu-Natal Link - https://www.asgevents.co.za/pages/events/register/?id=255 The event is presented for the third year by ASG Events on 14 November 2015 at the Sugar Rush Adventure Centre in Ballito. Read More...

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Hill secures fourth ROAG Series title at Hill2Hill

Andrew Hill finished second in the Sunday Tribune Jeep Hill2Hill mountain bike marathon to secure his fourth Quattro ROAG Series title in KwaZulu-Natal at the weekend. Brendon Davids (Kargo Pro MTB) was the winner of the 100km race from Hilton to Hillcrest but it was not enough to unseat Hill (TIB Insurance) as the overall series victor. Read More...

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Issue 37 | Free Mountain Bike Magazine Online | IMB

Welcome to Issue 37 of the world's number one online Mountain Bike magazine! We go behind the scenes with two recently resurrected brands to find out the driving forces that create the desire to bring a phoenix from the flames. Nico Lau, the enduro specialist, drops by to talk about his career that went from painting cars to riding bikes. Read More...

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Knox, De Groot triumph at Dullstroom finale

Max Knox (Biogen Volcan) showed that he responds well to pressure when he won the final round and claimed the 2015 Ashburton Investments National MTB Series title in Dullstroom, in South Africa's Mpumalanga province at the weekend. Read More...