Matt Beers

15 03, 2022

Top Teams Riding for Education and Sport at the Absa Cape Epic

By |2022-03-15T10:53:53+02:00March 15th, 2022|News|Comments Off on Top Teams Riding for Education and Sport at the Absa Cape Epic

songo.info, the education and sporting charity founded by Christoph Sauser in 2008, will once again be represented by some of Specialized Factory Racing’s global superstars at the Absa Cape Epic. In 2022 the story goes beyond the elite men’s and women’s races however, as Sauser teams up with his former rival, Karl Platt, to target [...]

14 03, 2022

Toyota and Specialized Bicycles Join Forces to Support South Africa’s Top MTB Talents

By |2022-03-14T14:55:32+02:00March 14th, 2022|News|Comments Off on Toyota and Specialized Bicycles Join Forces to Support South Africa’s Top MTB Talents

Behemoths of the automotive and cycling industries, Toyota and Specialized Bicycles, have teamed up to support two of South Africa’s most talented mountain bikers in 2022 and beyond.  Racing as Toyota Specialized, with the support of Ninety One Asset Management and in benefit of songo.info, the team will target marathon, stage races, gravel bike events [...]

5 02, 2022

South Africans Succeed on the Queen Stage of the Tankwa Trek

By |2022-02-05T18:09:19+02:00February 5th, 2022|News|Comments Off on South Africans Succeed on the Queen Stage of the Tankwa Trek

The Queen Stage of the 2022 Momentum Medical Scheme Tankwa Trek, presented by Biogen, was won by the all-South African teams of Faces Rola and Toyota Specialized on Saturday, 5 February. Matt Beers and Tristan Nortje recovered from a difficult second stage to outsprint the overall race leaders, Team Cornercard, on Stage 3. While in [...]

11 05, 2021

Fierce Battle Expected at 2021 KAP sani2c

By |2021-05-11T16:17:15+02:00May 11th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Fierce Battle Expected at 2021 KAP sani2c

The competition is hotting up for the women’s race at KAP sani2c later this week, as Robyn de Groot and Amy McDougall have teamed up at the last minute, and the men’s field has the best of SA men’s mountain biking lining up, on form and ready to race. COMPETITIVE MEN’S RACE The PYGA Euro [...]

1 05, 2021

Beers and De Villiers Victorious in 2021 South African XCM Championships

By |2021-05-01T16:29:35+02:00May 1st, 2021|News|Comments Off on Beers and De Villiers Victorious in 2021 South African XCM Championships

Matt Beers and Yolande de Villiers won the 2021 South African XCM Championships in Paarl on Saturday, 1 May. The Type{DEV} NanoTime rider dominated the race, virtually from the gun, to win by 5 minutes and 21 seconds. While the women’s race had more drama as the Cycling South Africa commissaires had to adjudicate the [...]

22 02, 2021

Team type{DEV} NanoTime Gearing Up and Gaining Momentum for 2021

By |2021-02-22T10:39:20+02:00February 22nd, 2021|News|Comments Off on Team type{DEV} NanoTime Gearing Up and Gaining Momentum for 2021

Having been founded mid-pandemic, Team type{DEV} NanoTime had limited opportunities for racing in 2020. With the support of a long-term sponsor, in the form of software developers type{DEV}, the squad was able to use the time wisely; focusing on preparing for 2021. Nico Bell, Matt Beers, Wessel Botha, Stuart Marais and Zandri Strydom are now [...]

14 08, 2020

Team NanoTime: A Professional MTB Team Facilitating a Movement Towards Health and Wellbeing

By |2020-08-14T09:52:45+02:00August 14th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Team NanoTime: A Professional MTB Team Facilitating a Movement Towards Health and Wellbeing

Following the July 31st launch of the NanoTime website, which aims to become a platform for inspiring you to get active and educating you on how to stay active, the mountain bike team was announced today, 14 August 2020. After weeks of speculation as mountain biking fans tried to guess the identities of the team [...]

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 [...]

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