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27 03, 2020

Looking Forward to 2021 with the Momentum Medical Scheme Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen

By |2020-03-27T14:40:20+02:00March 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Entries to the 2021 Momentum Medical Scheme Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen open on Tuesday 31 March, at 12:00. The first UCI stage race of the year will maintain its February date, taking place from the 4th to the 7th, next year. Dryland Event Management, the race’s organisers, are eager to provide some positive news [...]

16 03, 2020

The 36ONE MTB Challenge Postponed due to Covid-19

By |2020-03-16T16:01:57+02:00March 16th, 2020|News|Comments Off on The 36ONE MTB Challenge Postponed due to Covid-19

The 36ONE MTB Challenge, a 361-kilometre circumnavigation of the Klein Karoo, will be postponed from its 24-26 April scheduled date to November 2020. 36ONE Asset Management and Dryland Event Management have taken the difficult decision in light of recent developments in the global Covid-19 pandemic. The race has been rescheduled for 13-15 November. “It is [...]

16 03, 2020

2020 Glacier Cradle Traverse Postponed to October due to Covid-19

By |2020-03-16T10:26:21+02:00March 16th, 2020|News|Comments Off on 2020 Glacier Cradle Traverse Postponed to October due to Covid-19

Glacier by Sanlam and Dryland Event Management have taken the tough but necessary decision to postpone the 2020 Glacier Cradle Traverse. The three-day mountain bike stage race was set to take place from the 3 to 5 April 2020, at Avianto, in Muldersdrift Gauteng. It has now been rescheduled, for the 16 to 18 October [...]

12 03, 2020

Hatherly and Rieder Inspire Kayamandi’s Youth

By |2020-03-12T17:46:58+02:00March 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Hatherly and Rieder Inspire Kayamandi’s Youth

On Wednesday the 11th of March the Kayamandi Sports Fields and songo.info BMX track hosted the 2020 songo.info Champions’ Race. Germany’s Nadine Rieder and South African, cross-country champion, Alan Hatherly raced to commanding victories. They and their fellow competitors feats serve to inspire not only the children in the songo.info programme, but also the hundreds [...]

26 02, 2020

The Hell of the South Celebrates 15th Anniversary In 2021

By |2020-02-26T15:59:43+02:00February 26th, 2020|News|Comments Off on The Hell of the South Celebrates 15th Anniversary In 2021

To celebrate the 15th edition, of the Momentum Medical Scheme Attakwas Extreme presented by Biogen, Dryland Event Management will be offering mountain bikers 15% in value back to 2021 entrants. The offer launches when entries open on the 27th of February, at 12:00, and close at midnight on the 31st of March. In 2021 the [...]

22 02, 2020

Beers, Terpstra, Nortje and Strydom Seal Knysna Bull Titles

By |2020-02-22T15:20:28+02:00February 22nd, 2020|News|Comments Off on Beers, Terpstra, Nortje and Strydom Seal Knysna Bull Titles

The 2020 Knysna Bull, made personal by Constantia, concluded on Saturday. Matt Beers, Anne Terpstra, Tristan Nortje and Danielle Strydom all wrapped up their respective category titles with stage victories; though Terpstra’s was shared with her teammate Barbara Benko. Having taking in 4 days of racing, though the heart of the Garden Route from the [...]

21 02, 2020

De Groot Sprints & Beers Cruises to Victory on Stage 2 of the Knysna Bull

By |2020-02-21T16:48:01+02:00February 21st, 2020|News|Comments Off on De Groot Sprints & Beers Cruises to Victory on Stage 2 of the Knysna Bull

Matt Beers claimed his third successive stage victory at the 2020 Knysna Bull, made personal by Constantia, on Friday. The women’s race reached a far more exciting conclusion on Stage 2, than the men’s, when Robyn de Groot edged out Anne Terpstra in a sprint finish. In the Young Bull men’s and women’s competitions Tristan [...]

20 02, 2020

Beers and Terpstra Extend Knysna Bull Leads on Stage 1

By |2020-02-20T16:43:25+02:00February 20th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Beers and Terpstra Extend Knysna Bull Leads on Stage 1

The 59-kilometre-long Stage 1 of the 2020 Knysna Bull, made personal by Constantia, was won by Matt Beers and Anne Terpstra. Starting at Eden Brook, between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay on Thursday morning, the route featured iconic Garden Route mountain biking. It also provided ample opportunities for attacking riding. None better than on the opening [...]

19 02, 2020

2020 Knysna Bull Kicks off with Fierce Prologue

By |2020-02-19T21:57:21+02:00February 19th, 2020|News|Comments Off on 2020 Knysna Bull Kicks off with Fierce Prologue

The 2020 Knysna Bull, made personal by Constantia, kicked off with a ferocious Prologue in the hills above the Garden Route town on Wednesday evening. Starting on the Phantom Pass the race started with a climb, before swooping through the Maxxis Segment along a downhill singletrack and taking in the Oak Hill school’s XC track. [...]

9 02, 2020

Bulls Heroes and Faces CST Storm to Tankwa Trek Titles

By |2020-02-09T15:09:03+02:00February 9th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Bulls Heroes and Faces CST Storm to Tankwa Trek Titles

The Momentum Medical Scheme Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen saved the best for last. Both in terms of the trails and the result for the champions, the Bulls Heroes and Faces CST. The men’s yellow jersey wearers further secured their grip on the First Ascent leaders’ jerseys by racing to third on the day; behind [...]