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Seamus Allardice is a freelance writer and content creator you can follow him on Twitter @SeamusAllardice.
24 05, 2019

Stunning Start to the PwC Great Zuurberg Trek for Imbuko Giant

By |2019-05-24T16:34:21+02:00May 24th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Imboko Giant got their 2019 PwC Great Zuurberg Trek campaign off to the best possible start on Friday, 24 May. Marco Joubert and Nicol Carstens established a 3 minute and 7 second advantage over Andrew Hill and Tyrone White on the 71 kilometre long opening stage. The mixed category stage honours went to Team Garmin; [...]

20 05, 2019

Voyage of Trail Running: Discovery partners with George MUT as title sponsor

By |2019-05-20T11:51:52+02:00May 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

The George Mountain Ultra Trail is proud to reveal Discovery as its title sponsor. “With the second edition of the race less than a month away, this news adds credence to evidence that the race has grown in leaps and bounds in its short life thus far,” says Race Director, Zane Schmahl. Discovery’s sponsorship heralds [...]

20 05, 2019

Black Marlin Reintroduce Felt Bicycles into South Africa

By |2019-05-20T09:25:45+02:00May 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Black Marlin is proud to reintroduce Felt Bicycles to the South African cycling market. The American brand – based in Rancho Santa Margarita, California – is famed for its performance-oriented approach to bicycle design, and its reintroduction into the local market is sure to cause a stir. Not only are Felt Bicycles’ road, triathlon, track, [...]

20 05, 2019

PwC Great Zuurberg Trek Boasts A Sold Out Show in 2019

By |2019-05-17T15:40:17+02:00May 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

The 2019 PwC Great Zuurberg Trek, which takes place from the 24th to the 26th of May in the Zuurberg Mountains of the Eastern Cape, boasts a sold out field of stage race connoisseurs. In fact entries sold out within a month and given the race’s burgeoning reputation for superb riding and off-the-bike hospitality it is no [...]

17 05, 2019

Karoo Kuiers at the Trek2Teebus

By |2019-05-17T14:50:48+02:00May 17th, 2019|News|0 Comments

If the Build it Trek2Teebus, presented by SEESA, had taken place in KZN it would have been dubbed boutique. But its rural Karoo setting meant that the second edition of the three day stage race could more accurately be described as gesellig. With Oom Charles and the Petrichor Adventures team setting the tone for a [...]

10 05, 2019

Diverge Podcast: Amy McDougall

By |2019-05-10T16:46:04+02:00May 10th, 2019|Podcast|0 Comments

Following her joBerg2c victory, alongside Mike Posthumus, Seamus Allardice caught up with Amy McDougall, at Bootleggers in Tokai. The dormakaba rider is a two time world single speed champion, the winner of the inaugural Absa African Women's jersey in the Absa Cape Epic last year. 2019 though has been difficult for the former hairdresser, turned [...]

7 05, 2019

Integrate Your Cycling Life with Hubtiger

By |2019-05-07T10:37:22+02:00May 7th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Life, as we all know, can be very complicated. As, unfortunately can cycling. A recreational activity or a means to channel our competitive urges cycling is not as simple as the early marketers of the bicycle had our forefathers believe. From service intervals to route options, weather predictions and road safety; there is a lot [...]

24 04, 2019

Diverge Podcast: Easter Bikepacking Adventure

By |2019-04-24T14:22:04+02:00April 24th, 2019|Podcast|0 Comments

Over the Easter long weekend Seamus Allardice joined former pro cyclist, Jaco Pelser, on a bikepacking adventure through the Western Cape. Their four day trip took in nearly 400km of riding, four iconic towns and over 200km of spectacular gravel roads. The pair were joined for the final day, by fellow cycling adventure seeker, Mynardt [...]

24 04, 2019

Easter Bikepacking Adventure

By |2019-04-24T14:12:09+02:00April 24th, 2019|Epic Trips|0 Comments

Over the Easter long weekend Seamus Allardice joined former pro cyclist Jaco Pelser on a bikepacking adventure through the Western Cape. Their four day trip took in nearly 400km of riding, four iconic towns and over 200km of spectacular gravel road. The pair were joined on the final day by fellow cycling adventure seeker Mynardt [...]

11 04, 2019

Diverge Podcast | Episode 6: Flanders Review & Roubaix Preview

By |2019-04-11T09:53:47+02:00April 11th, 2019|Podcast|0 Comments

In the middle of the biggest week in the cycling calendar, Seamus Allardice and Oliver Munnik sat down to discuss the 2019 Tour of Flanders and Paris Roubaix for the Diverge Podcast. The pair spoke about what it's like to ride in the cycling crazy Flanders region of Belgium. Reviewed the 2019 Ronde van Vlaanderen [...]