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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 [...]

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 [...]

3 04, 2019

Build It and SEESA Construct Trek2Teebus Growth

By |2019-04-03T14:39:38+02:00April 3rd, 2019|News|0 Comments

The 2019 Build it Trek2Teebus, presented by SEESA, is set to take place later this month and has gained the support of two South African market leaders; Built it and SEESA. The three day stage race – which takes place near Steynsburg from the 26th to the 28th of April – will feature warm Great [...]

27 03, 2019

Van Der Breggen Helps Langvad to Fifth Absa Cape Epic Title

By |2019-03-27T10:46:52+02:00March 27th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Road and Olympic Champion, Anna van der Breggen partnered, Mountain Biking Marathon World Champion, Annika Langvad to her fifth Absa Cape Epic title on Sunday. After crossing the finish line at Val de Vie they were swamped by their fellow Investec-songo-Specialized riders and the team support staff; as the Method Cap Classique was sprayed in [...]

15 03, 2019

Follow, Like and Watch the Absa Cape Epic Live

By |2019-03-15T11:20:15+02:00March 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

This year you will be able to get closer than ever to the Absa Cape Epic, by following the action from the Untamed African Mountain Bike Race live from the trails, at each race village or via the growing range of digital mediums. If spectating is not enough, you can engage further and play the [...]

14 03, 2019

Gaze and Van Der Breggen Storm to songo.info Champions Race Success

By |2019-03-14T17:59:35+02:00March 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

On Wednesday the 13th of March the Kaymandi Sports Fields and songo.info BMX track hosted the 2019 songo.info Champions Race. The Stellenbosch based sporting and education charity attracted eight former and reigning World Champions, three Olympic Gold Medallists and the reigning European Champion. Accounting for three of those eleven titles between them Sam Gaze and [...]

13 03, 2019

MTB Champions Assemble for songo.info Showpiece

By |2019-03-13T08:16:19+02:00March 13th, 2019|News|0 Comments

The traditional final race before the Absa Cape Epic, the songo.info Champions Race is set to take place in Kayamandi on Wednesday the 13th of March. This year’s event will once again boast an all-star international field and entry is free to spectators wishing to watch the action unfold live. The racing gets underway with [...]

9 03, 2019

T-10 Days: An Absa Cape Epic Form Check

By |2019-03-09T15:44:17+02:00March 9th, 2019|News|0 Comments

For the second year in a row the Cape Town Cycle Tour’s MTB Challenge has played a pivotal role in the build up to the Absa Cape Epic. In 2018 it was defending women’s champion Jennie Stenerhag who emerged from the event unable to defend her title, after tearing a hamstring in a seemingly innocuous [...]

22 02, 2019

Bikamino: A Bicycle Journey through the Heart of Namaqualand

By |2019-02-22T15:40:56+02:00February 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

Inspired by the Camino de Santiago – pilgrimage to the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela – the Bikamino is a pilgrimage of a different sort. A journey by bicycle; through the ancient heartland of South Africa, past copper mines which pre-date European colonialism, to the wildest of coastlines – the Namaqua Coastal Route. The Bikamino, [...]

5 02, 2019

Stellar Elite Field Preparing for 2019 Absa Cape Epic

By |2019-02-05T21:05:08+02:00February 5th, 2019|News|0 Comments

The sixteenth edition of the Untamed African Mountain Bike Race boasts an exceptional elite field filled with World, National and Continental champions, in addition to ten previous winners of the Absa Cape Epic. The elite men’s field is spear headed by defending champions Jaroslav Kulhavý and Howard Grotts with the reigning XCO World and Olympic [...]