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[NOV] 947 Ride Joburg Kids
Date: 13 November 2021 Fledgeling cyclists have the opportunity to fly inside the safety of Steyn City on age- and ability-appropriate courses at the 947 Ride Joburg Kids event. Wonderful adventures await on closed-off routes where children with different skill levels can experience an exciting day of cycling on... Read more
[NOV] 947 Ride Joburg MTB
Date: 14 November 2021 Steyn City will provide mountain bikers with the opportunity to explore an incredible network of trails constructed inside the estate walls normally reserved exclusively for residents. There is a 25km or 50km route option for the 2021 947 Ride Joburg mountain bike event. The trails... Read more
[NOV] 947 Ride Joburg
Date: 21 November 2021 The biggest annual celebration of cycling in South Africa is back in 2021! Experience why it is called the city of gold by riding 97km through the streets of one of Africa’s busiest cities. It’s the same adrenaline-pumping challenge, but with exciting changes in the... Read more
[APR] Cullinan2Tonteldoos MTB Ultra gravel race
Dates: 16-17 April The Cullinan to Tonteldoos MTB Ultra gravel race will take riders and their support crews over 260km of unmarked district roads. The journey starts at the historic mining village of Cullinan in Gauteng. Historically, the race ended at Tonteldoos. However, for logistics reasons, the race finish... Read more
[NOV] 2021 FNB Wines2Whales Switchback
Dates: 5-14 November 2021 In 2020, the FNB Wines2Whales Switchback was cancelled due to Covid-19. Registered teams were automatically rolled into the 2021 event, which means entries are limited for the rescheduled event. Entries for the 3 event options open on 28 April at 09:00. The confirmed 2021 FNB... Read more
2020 a year like no other for sport, Strava report reveals
Insights from Strava’s global community of over 73 million athletes shed light on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on competition, performance and habits. Strava’s annual Year in Sport report revealed a boom in global exercise amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As athletes adapted to 2020’s widespread changes to competition... Read more
Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience 2020 moves to Autumn 2021
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa, event organisers Stillwater Sports have announced that the 2020 Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience has moved to Autumn 2021. SA’s MTB ‘Party of the Year’ will now take place from 24-25 April 2021. Entries opened on Tuesday, 20 October... Read more
Shaun-Nick Bester: A cyclist for all seasons
Shaun-Nick Bester is one of South Africa’s most formidable pro cyclists. During his decade-long career, he has raced all over the world on both road and mountain bikes and has lined up at World Championships, World Cups and UCI races in both disciplines. He now also helps other cyclists... Read more
2020 Fedhealth MTB Challenge cancelled
The organisers of the Fedhealth MTB Challenge have announced that the event, scheduled to take place on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 September 2020, has been cancelled. According to event organisers, “given the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa, a decision has been made to cancel... Read more
Garmin data reveals how lockdowns impact active lifestyles
The global COVID-19 pandemic and resultant lockdowns have resulted in seismic shifts in the way we stay fit and active. Garmin has tracked these shifts from data uploaded to its platform by its global community, which has revealed remarkable changes in the types of sports and exercises which people... Read more