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1000 Mile Duathlon

1000 Mile Duathlon

28 October 2016 - Avid cyclist and full time Philanthropist Eric Tollner recently completed a solo, unsupported off-road cycling journey from Namibia to Knysna, to raise funds for the the Children’s Haematolog...
Learning on The Road

Learning on The Road

13 October 2016 - The 720km Cycalive initiative from Joburg to Durban bring learners from different backgrounds together to promote the Ubuntu spirit of the ‘Rainbow Nation,’ through not only cycling, bu...
I want to ride my Bicycle

I want to ride my Bicycle

13 October 2016 - Although Liezel van der Westhuizen spends most of her time modelling, hosting events and presenting shows on TV and radio, she always makes time for the one thing she really loves: Cycling! Take a ...
Impossible is Just a Word

Impossible is Just a Word

14 September 2016 - Being disabled is just a label that people give you, but you are more than just a label – and you capable of anything, as long as you apply your mind and go at it with a can-do attitude. That...
Joburg2Killi for Qhubeka Steam On!

Joburg2Killi for Qhubeka Steam On!

13 September 2016 - A WEEK OF MEETING SOME INCREDIBLE PEOPLE Since our last update we have had an incredibly busy and action-packed few weeks. Our last day in Botswana was spent in Kasane (Chobe) where we ended of...
The Cannibal

The Cannibal

28 July 2016 - Considered the greatest cyclist of all time, Eddy Merckx changed the face of cycling in the 1970s, dominating the sport for a decade and winning hundreds of major events, including the Tour de Fran...
Keagan on The Mend

Keagan on The Mend

15 July 2016 - Earlier this year, South African, New Zealand based Team Dimension Data Continental Team rider Keagan Girdlestone, was in a critical condition in hospital after being involved in a major crash at t...
Letshego Shows us How It's Done

Letshego Shows us How It's Done

14 July 2016 - Continuing our regular Q&A with cycling personalities, we chat to passionate athlete Letshego Zulu, who shares her enthusiasm with everyone around her in her quest to get everyone happy, fit an...
Team REEDS will Ride4Smiles at the 2016 Wines2Whales

Team REEDS will Ride4Smiles at the 2016 Wines2Whales

05 July 2016 - Starting in the Winelands of Somerset West, the FNB Wines2Whales will allow riders the opportunity to cross through (and over) 13 wineries, 26 private farms, six mountains, historic roads and mount...
Eric Tollner Still Going Strong!

Eric Tollner Still Going Strong!

04 July 2016 - Yesterday marked the start of Eric Tollner’s third week in his Namibia2Knysna Challenge. Eric has pushed hard and has just four days to go before completing this awesome feat. Despite end...
Eric Tollner to Tackle Namibia-2-Knysna Challenge

Eric Tollner to Tackle Namibia-2-Knysna Challenge

15 June 2016 - On Saturday, 18 June 2016 Eric Tollner - a sculptor from Noordhoek – will start his thousand-mile journey from Namibia to Knysna. He will begin this solo and somewhat supported event by runni...
Dear DTT Diary

Dear DTT Diary

14 June 2016 - Check out some extracts from the weekly Monday e-newsletter sent by Dare To Tri Coach Derick Marcisz to all members of the Modern Athlete DARE TO TRI Academy, our dedicated triathlon training group...
The Champ is Here

The Champ is Here

18 May 2016 - Continuing our regular Q&A getting to grips with cycling personalities, this month we chat to South African National Road Champion and Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka rider, Jaco Venter, who is...
Seeing is Believing

Seeing is Believing

05 May 2016 - In 2015, Kenyan rider Douglas Sidialo became the first blind rider to complete the nine-day Old Mutual joBerg2c. Even so, this year, he returned with his tandem partner John Mwangi to deal with unf...
Doctors' Orders to Ride

Doctors' Orders to Ride

13 April 2016 - Working 80-hour weeks in a government hospital is already not a job for the faint-hearted, let alone adding training for the nine-day 900km Old Mutual Joberg2c mountain biking race! But that’...
Reuben's Quest to Amabubesi

Reuben's Quest to Amabubesi

16 March 2016 - Set to become the first disabled cyclist to join the coveted Amabubesi Club for completing three ABSA Cape Epics later this year, we look back at the epic journey that got Reuben van Niekerk here. ...
Chasing that Epic Podium

Chasing that Epic Podium

03 March 2016 - Coming off an incredible 2015 season, Matthys Beukes is planning to hit 2016 still harder and faster! During a short break in training, he took some time out to chat to Modern Cyclist, about his up...
Big heart, big dreams, and building the JRAD brand

Big heart, big dreams, and building the JRAD brand

03 February 2016 - In our regular new feature "Behind the Helmet," we ask a cycling personality to give us a peek inside their lives. This month, Jaryd Browne was our chosen personality. Jaryd Browne is not only a su...
It started with a Mauritian race

It started with a Mauritian race

06 January 2016 - Mike Hewan’s competitive cycling pedigree goes back to 2005 when he competed in a cycling event in Mauritius and he hasn’t looked back since. Highly competitive in both the mountain...
#MondayMotivation

#MondayMotivation

12 January 2015 - So true...
What's on your Christmas Wish List?

What's on your Christmas Wish List?

19 December 2014 - It's almost that time...
#ThursdayThought

#ThursdayThought

18 December 2014 - Why do you ride?
#WednesdayWisdom

#WednesdayWisdom

10 December 2014 - So true...
#MondayMotivation

#MondayMotivation

08 December 2014 - Some wise words for a Monday morning....
#WednesdayWisdom

#WednesdayWisdom

03 December 2014 - So true...
#MondayMotivation

#MondayMotivation

01 December 2014 - Battling to get into the swing of things today? Remember this...
#ThursdayThought

#ThursdayThought

27 November 2014 - Some sage advice for this Thursday!
#WednesdayWisdom

#WednesdayWisdom

26 November 2014 - Have an awesome Wednesday!

Triumph over Failure

27 October 2014 -