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Midlands prepares for Ultra Triathlon

Midlands prepares for Ultra Triathlon

28 July 2015 - The Kwa-Zulu Natal Midlands is gearing up to host over 3 000 competitors and their families for the November Midlands Ultra Triathlon. This biannual triathlon attracts amateur and professional athlete...
What a weekend!

What a weekend!

27 July 2015 - It was an amazing weekend for cycling as Chris Froome secured the yellow jersey on a tough Alpe d’Huez stage and the South African registered MTN Qhubeka p/b Samsung secured its place in the Tour de...
Consistency pays off

Consistency pays off

24 July 2015 - MTN Qhubeka p/b Samsung has had a rider in the top 10 on each of the last three stages. And with superb performances by other team members it’s perhaps not surprising that this small team with one o...
Want to ride in Swaziland?

Want to ride in Swaziland?

21 July 2015 - Cyclists of all ages will have the opportunity to take to the track on 8 August 2015 for the annual Inyatsi Nkonyeni G2G MTB Classic. The race will start and end at the Nkonyeni Golf Estate in Mbabane...
What a win!

What a win!

20 July 2015 - There were just too many "ifs". Even when MTN Qhubeka p/b Samsung achieved the impossible by getting a wild card entry into the 2014 Vuelta a Espana, we were saying "and if they can get into a few ...
"Klapping" the Tour!

"Klapping" the Tour!

17 July 2015 - You'd probably think that two places in the top five positions during the last two stages of the Tour de France would be the result of an established world tour team. But remarkably, that is what "...
Get your DC entries in quickly

Get your DC entries in quickly

16 July 2015 - Riders looking to tackle the 2015 Coronation Double Century team cycle race should diarise Tuesday, 21 July, when entries will open at 13:00. The event takes place in Swellendam on Saturday, 21 Nov...
What’s up Jock?

What’s up Jock?

16 July 2015 - The Bestmed Jock Cycle Classique has now got a new “little” big brother. It’s called the Bestmed Jock Tour and it starts tomorrow (17 July) from Mbombela Stadium just outside Nelspruit. An...
Weekend action in France

Weekend action in France

13 July 2015 - Well, if you weren't on your bike or visiting your favourite bike shop over the weekend, the chances are likely that you were glued to your television watching the Tour de France. And if you were doin...
First TdF polka dot jersey for Africa

First TdF polka dot jersey for Africa

10 July 2015 - It has been a few days of mixed fortunes for African cycling at the Tour de France with Eritrean time trial champion Daniel Teklehaimanot pulled on Africa’s first Tour de France King of the Mountain...
Tracking Durban stars

Tracking Durban stars

08 July 2015 - London 2012 Olympian Bernard Esterhuizen, sprint sensation Jean Smith and newly-discovered track talent Ryan Gibbons are just three of the stars who will take part in the Grand Prix and Inter-Provinci...
International field for next year’s Epic

International field for next year’s Epic

03 July 2015 - The island country of Curaçao has only 150 000 people, which is about the same as that of Potchefstroom or Paarl. But the tiny southern Caribbean island state of Curaçao ¬ it...
South Africans at the Tour de France

South Africans at the Tour de France

03 July 2015 - Following on from the ground breaking achievements of national cycling hero, Robbie Hunter who became the first South African rider to participate in the Tour de France in 2001, the 2015 edition of th...
Over The Moon MTB Series

Over The Moon MTB Series

01 July 2015 - Is there any better feeling than riding your mountain bike, under the pitch black sky, in the freezing cold of the South African winter? You tell us. Come and enjoy the excitement at the Galileo Risk ...
Your last chance to enter Knysna cycling spectacle

Your last chance to enter Knysna cycling spectacle

22 June 2015 - Get ready for the ride of your life! Entries for the Momentum Weekend Argus Knysna Cycle Tour 2015 have been extended to Wednesday 24 July. MTB events will take place on 4 July and includ...
Boosting Valley of 1000 Hills economy

Boosting Valley of 1000 Hills economy

15 June 2015 - When the big field of mountain biking enthusiasts take on the BSi Steel dusi2c stage race next weekend, they will enjoy the fruits of a unique collaboration between the Durban Green Corridor (DGC), Du...
Davids eyeing another Baynesfield crown

Davids eyeing another Baynesfield crown

12 June 2015 - As the nine-leg Quattro ROAG Series heads into its fifth race at the Safire Baynesfield MTB Classic this weekend, the race’s defending champion Brendon Davids will be back to try and secure his firs...
Bridges back for dusi2c 2015

Bridges back for dusi2c 2015

08 June 2015 - Riders competing in the BSi Steel dusi2c won’t have to get their feet wet this year thanks to the return of the floating bridges. The first instalment of this two-day mountain bike race ...
Strong bond continues between schools and Sani2c

Strong bond continues between schools and Sani2c

13 May 2015 - When the thousands of avid MTB riders take part in the popular three stage Nedbank Sani2c, 10 local schools get involved in providing essential services to the trio of races, and in the process plough...
Excitement and fun reigns on sani2c day one

Excitement and fun reigns on sani2c day one

13 May 2015 - The 2015 edition of the Nedbank sani2c began amongst a flourish of nerves and excitement in Underberg on Tuesday morning with riders in the first of the three races, the Trail, heading off on their th...
Magalies Monster time

Magalies Monster time

11 May 2015 - If you plan to go all out next weekend at the FNB Magalies Monster, go for it! However, we at Modern Cyclist think that you should keep in mind that the current champion won last year in a tim...
Munga gives out entries

Munga gives out entries

28 August 2014 - So first we heard the rumours. Then we actually saw it on TV! And now it’s pretty much, definitely, hopefully going to happen. The world’s richest mountain bike race that is. So then, just w...
Dont delay, enter today

Dont delay, enter today

27 August 2014 - If you plan to ride the “new look” Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge, you have until the end of this month to get your entries off. In fact, if you intended to enter the road race, and you are read...
SHOVA!

SHOVA!

27 August 2014 - Get UCI points at Amashova Competitive cyclists who take part in this year’s Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic will receive points as part of the 2015 UCI World Cycling Tour. The 106km...