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Adidas and DueSouth #MyPartner Winners Make Waves at Wines2Whales

Adidas and DueSouth #MyPartner Winners Make Waves at Wines2Whales

01 December 2016 - The 2016 FNB Wines2Whales MTB event proved to be more fun, exciting and scenic than ever before. The three Adidas and Duesouth #MyPartner winning teams most certainly enjoyed the highly anticipated...
2016 Coronation Double Century Results

2016 Coronation Double Century Results

28 November 2016 - They came with a plan. The strategy was to go hard from the gun. To win in style. By doing so they would be telling a side story. Nic White and his RoadCover Cycling Team today convincingly out...
Road Closures for 2017 Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge

Road Closures for 2017 Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge

14 November 2016 - Here are some infographics that will help you with road closures for the coming weekend. For more information on the route closures for this weekends Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge, downl...
SA Comedian heads to Wines2Whales

SA Comedian heads to Wines2Whales

01 November 2016 - Celebrating his 34th year in the entertainment industry, South African comedian Barry Hilton will make his debut in the mountain biking arena in November when he performs for over 4000 riders takin...
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...
Share the Road

Share the Road

25 October 2016 - “We have come up with some top tips to help cyclists and vehicle drivers avoid conflict on our roads,” explains Steve Hayward chairman of South Africa’s largest cycling organisation, the Pedal ...
De Groot and Stenerhag Ready for W2W Title Defense

De Groot and Stenerhag Ready for W2W Title Defense

25 October 2016 - South African National Marathon Champion, Robyn de Groot and Swedish Marathon Champion, Jennie Stenerhag will team up the weekend of 11 – 13 November 2016 to defend their title at the 2016 FN...
Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio injured in crash

Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio injured in crash

24 October 2016 - Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio will be out of action for approximately three months following a crash that took place during the Chrono des Nations time trial. and fracturing her iliac bone in the hip. ...
ER24 and ProTouch Sports Present a First aid Training Programme For Cyclists

ER24 and ProTouch Sports Present a First aid Training Programme For Cyclists

20 October 2016 - ProTouch Sports will be launching a First Aid Training Programme at the Standard Bank Africa Cycle Fair this weekend. The programme, specifically designed for cyclists and team managers, will be pr...
Joburg2Kili Conquer Expedition!

Joburg2Kili Conquer Expedition!

18 October 2016 - Joburg2Kili cyclists, Warrick and Camilla Kernes and Gareth Pickering successfully summited Mount Kilimanjaro on the morning of the 15th of October 2016, which was also a special day for the Kernes...
ProQuest Empowers Athletes to Successfully Fund Their Dreams

ProQuest Empowers Athletes to Successfully Fund Their Dreams

17 October 2016 - Athletes pursuing their sports dreams now have a dedicated way to gain access to much-needed funding support using the new crowdfunding site called ProQuest, which was launched this week. &ldqu...
Suspension Diaries: The Sag Test

Suspension Diaries: The Sag Test

13 October 2016 - Suspension on bikes always seems to be an area clouded in mystery, the one thing most bike shops tell customers not to play around with – if something goes wrong, it’s usually a costly,...
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...
Stefan De Bod Misses a Top Ten Position in Doha, Qatar

Stefan De Bod Misses a Top Ten Position in Doha, Qatar

13 October 2016 - Stefan de Bod missed out on a top ten position at the u-23 men’s time trial at the UCI Road World Championships in Doha Qatar on Monday. He rode to the 11th spot in a time of 1min 22sec ...
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 ...
SA’s Golden Boy

SA’s Golden Boy

13 October 2016 - When he started riding at the age of 14, Louis Meintjes never knew his cycling would take him across the world, but today he is considered the Golden Boy of South African cycling, a mere six years ...
South African Roads to be hit by Tour de France Official Event

South African Roads to be hit by Tour de France Official Event

13 October 2016 - Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO), the organizer of Le Tour de France, and Buyu Sport & Entertainment, the newly-formed event-ownership division of Octagon South Africa, announce an exclusive str...
Joburg2Kili Team to Begin Mount Kilimanjaro Climb!

Joburg2Kili Team to Begin Mount Kilimanjaro Climb!

10 October 2016 - Yesterday we cycled our final leg of the #Joburg2Kili expedition from Arusha to Moshi at the base of Mount Kilimanjaro. Since leaving Johannesburg at the end of July we have covered 4650km on our Q...
Kleinhans and Beers win 2016 Berg & Bush

Kleinhans and Beers win 2016 Berg & Bush

10 October 2016 - In a star-studded local field at the 2016 Grindrod Bank Berg & Bush, it was Erik Kleinhans and Matt Beers (Red E Topeak Ergon) that stood head and shoulders above the rest. Leading from start t...
FNB Wines2Whales Stage 1 Route Announced!

FNB Wines2Whales Stage 1 Route Announced!

10 October 2016 - The 2016 FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) Events will kick off on Friday, 04 November 2016 with the FNB W2W MTB Adventure.     The first of two destination stages, Stage...
Team Joburg2Kili for Qhubeka arrive at Mount Kilimanjaro

Team Joburg2Kili for Qhubeka arrive at Mount Kilimanjaro

05 October 2016 - Today, after 10 weeks of cycling single-speed Qhubeka Buffalo bicycles, four South African adventure cyclists, Warrick and Camilla Kernes, Gareth Pickering and Derrick Fourie will arrive in Moshi a...

Everest, the South Pole and now the Absa Cape Epic!

05 October 2016 - SA explorer Sibusiso Vilane to take on the Untamed African MTB race Sibusiso Vilane has summited Mount Everest twice first in 2003 and again with legendary adventurer Sir Ranulph Fiennes in 200...
2016 Standard Bank Africa Cycle Fair Gives Everyone a Chance to Shine

2016 Standard Bank Africa Cycle Fair Gives Everyone a Chance to Shine

04 October 2016 - Cycling enthusiasts should prepare to get on the saddle at the 2016 Standard Bank Cycle Fair. There are three exciting challenges… Or you can just join in to support the cycling stars of the...
Killi, We See You!

Killi, We See You!

30 September 2016 - We have made it to the capital city of Tanzania, Dodoma, after four days of riding in some serious heat through Masai land. Along the way we also reached the 4000km mark on our journey from Johanne...
Chain-Gang Tech

Chain-Gang Tech

28 September 2016 - Our brutally basic tech articles continue this month with the often overlooked yet critical component of your bike, the chain. When you consider that everything you do while pedalling your bike is ...
The Uphill Push to Kilimanjaro

The Uphill Push to Kilimanjaro

26 September 2016 - We have had some seriously tough riding over the past few days since entering our final country on the Joburg2Kili Expedition, Tanzania. But before updating on how things have been going in Tanzani...
Sharing the Spruit Trails

Sharing the Spruit Trails

21 September 2016 - We spoke to Next Step Consulting, recently appointed by Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo (JCPZ) to conduct research into a management plan for the popular Braamfontein Spruit, to accommodate mountai...

Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge route description

20 September 2016 - The 94km route of the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge gives riders a once-a-year chance to experience the streets of Johannesburg without any other vehicles on the roads. On Sunday, 20th November the Cy...
Joburg2Kili Visit Nyika National Park

Joburg2Kili Visit Nyika National Park

19 September 2016 - We decided to change up our schedule slightly so we could use some of our planned rest days on the lake to go through to Nyika National Park instead. It was recommended to us as a place to visit wh...
Helderberg Rotary ready for Stage One of the FNB W2W MTB Events

Helderberg Rotary ready for Stage One of the FNB W2W MTB Events

19 September 2016 - As part of its fundraising program, the Rotary Club of Helderberg will be seen in action manning water points and providing marshal support on route during Stage One of the FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) M...