ARTICLES RELATING TO MOUNTAIN BIKING

George W Bush has partial knee replacement

2014-07-22 12:36

Former US President George W. Bush has always been a passionate runner and golfer, but knee pain put a stop to his normal jogging routine.

Meet the PharmaChoice MTB team

2014-07-14 15:25

See the Pharmachoice Mountain Biking team in action.

Safety tips for mountain bikers and hikers

2014-06-06 09:08

Armed robbers have been arrested after targeting a mountain biker in Somerset West - all thanks to the footage captured by a GoPro on the biker's helmet. But you can never be too careful!

Ex-Bok tackles MTB race

2014-05-21 12:06

Former Springbok and Sharks centre Jeremy Thomson is looking forward to tackling one of the truest mountain biking challenges.

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Stander case to go ahead

2013-07-30 14:32

Culpable homicide charges against minibus taxi driver who killed mountain-biker Burry Stander have been reinstated.

Knipe, Van Hoovels bag No 7

2013-05-02 18:06

The seventh day of the joBerg2c mountain bike race proved to be the lucky number for Louis-Bresler Knipe and Kevin van Hoovels.

Knipe, Van Hoovels win stage 4

2013-04-29 17:52

A thrilling finish on day four of the joBerg2c mountain bike race saw Louis-Bresler Knipe and Kevin van Hoovels snatch victory.

Olympic stars to ride Cape Epic

2013-01-24 20:12

Olympic rowing heroes, Matthew Brittain and James Thompson, are looking forward to taking part in the Cape Epic mountain bike race.

Stander a true gentleman: Sam

2013-01-03 22:03

SASCOC president Gideon Sam says deceased mountain-biker Burry Stander was "extremely humble" and a "true gentleman".

Final leg surgery for Webber

2012-12-11 08:39

Mark Webber injured his right leg in a downhill mountain-biking accident. Now, four years later, he's had what he hopes will be the last restorative surgery.

Stander shifts focus to MTB

2012-10-08 18:22

Multiple road-racing champion Cherise Stander will make her swansong in road cycling at this year's Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge.

Stander heads Team SA

2012-07-17 17:38

Cycling SA's Mountain Bike Commission has announced the riders to for the UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships in Austria.

George, Evans call the shots

2012-05-17 22:03

David George and Kevin Evans came out all guns blazing in the opening stage of the sani2c mountain bike race.

Two-horse race in joBerg2c

2012-05-03 18:20

The joBerg2c mountain bike race is coming down to a two-horse race between the defending champions and the overall leaders.

Stewart, Rossouw upset odds

2012-04-30 18:30

Brandon Stewart and Jacques Rossouw snatched the win from overall leaders Kevin Evans and David George on day four of the joBerg2c.

Bell, Combrinck top joBerg2c

2012-04-28 07:58

Nico Bell and Gawie Combrinck set the pace as the third Old Mutual joBerg2c got underway with a neutral stage on Freedom Day.

Stander-Sauser surge on

2012-03-29 17:50

SA's Burry Stander and Swiss partner Christoph Sauser have finished stage four of the Cape Epic in pole position once again.

Prost fighting hard in Epic

2012-03-27 21:26

World famous former Formula One champion Alain Prost is faring well in the Cape Epic with ski champion Sebastien Di Pasqua.

Elana hurt, but not beaten

2012-03-26 22:32

Despite a tough start in the Absa Cape Epic mountain bike tour, Elana Meyer has vowed to fight on for the kids of the JAG foundation.

Solid start for Stander-Sauser

2012-03-25 16:34

The SA/Swiss team of Burry Stander and Christoph Sauser will wear the Yellow Jersey to start this year's Absa Cape Epic.

 

George W Bush has partial knee replacement

2014-07-15 10:15

Former US President George W. Bush has always been a passionate runner and golfer, but knee pain put a stop to his normal jogging routine.

Ex-Bok tackles bike race

2014-06-11 14:44

Former Springbok captain Wynand Claassen is looking forward to heading into the Valley of a Thousand Hills for a mountain bike race.

Rabie, Combrinck top joBerg2c

2014-04-28 17:00

Race leaders Johann Rabie and Gawie Combrinck have stamped their authority on the nine-day joBerg2c mountain bike race.

Mountain biker fails dope test

2013-09-03 14:25

Mountain biker Philip Jansen van Vuuren has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned substance.

Reid, De Groot bag MTB titles

2013-06-01 22:26

James Reid and Olympic road cyclist Robyn de Groot were crowned champions at the SA Mountain Bike Marathon Championships.

MacDonald, Stewart take lead

2013-04-30 16:21

Neil MacDonald and Brandon Stewart claimed their second stage win, and with it the overall lead, in the joBerg2c mountain bike race.

SA MTB series kicks off

2013-02-06 16:23

SA's national mountain bike cross-country and downhill season gets underway this weekend, with the first series in the Western Cape.

Platt returns for 10th Epic

2013-01-21 16:16

Four-times Cape Epic winner Karl Platt says he is fit and ready to get this year's 698km endurance race underway.

SA cyclist Burry Stander dies

2013-01-03 19:14
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Champion South African mountain biker Burry Stander has been killed while training, Cycling SA has confirmed.

Bell, Combrinck win stage

2012-10-18 22:00

Gawie Combrinck and Nico Bell have won their first stage in the seven-day Bridge Cape Pioneer Trek mountain bike stage race.

Stander fifth in MTB race

2012-08-12 16:06

South Africa's Burry Stander has narrowly missed out on a medal in the men's cross-country mountain bike race at the Olympics.

Maritzburg gets MTB champs

2012-06-14 21:45

The 2014 Mountain Bike marathon world championships will be held in the greater Pietermaritzburg area.

Evans, George win joBerg2c

2012-05-06 16:04

Kevin Evans and David George have won the joBerg2c mountain bike race in their debut as a pair at the event.

Evans, George take charge

2012-05-02 18:35

Kevin Evans and David George had more than winning on their minds as they extended their comfortable overall joBerg2c lead.

joBerg2c heartbreak for top duo

2012-04-29 18:12

Mechanical problems for Neil MacDonald and Waylon Woolcock gifted the third joBerg2c stage to Kevin Evans and David George.

Stander-Sauser win Cape Epic

2012-04-01 15:35

South Africa's Burry Stander and Swiss partner Christoph Sauser have won the Cape Epic for the second consecutive year.

Stander-Sauser reign supreme

2012-03-28 18:58

South Africa's Burry Stander and Swiss partner Christoph Sauser have finished the third stage of the Cape Epic in pole position.

Platt-Sahm sprint to victory

2012-03-27 16:32

Karl Platt and Stefan Sahm have won stage 2 of the Cape Epic, with Burry Stander and Christoph Sauser still leading overall.

Stander-Sauser win first stage

2012-03-26 16:27

The South African/Swiss team of Burry Stander and Christoph Sauser have won Stage 1 of the Absa Cape Epic in Robertson.

 
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