Cross-country ace

2013-10-22 00:00

AN unassuming character, Alan Hatherly is most comfortable when in the saddle of his mountain bike, where he is making big inroads on the international scene.

Alan was selected for the South African team to ride at the recent UCI Mountain Bike World Champs in Pieter­maritzburg, finishing 15th in the U18 category for the cross-country race. “This was huge for me, to ride against almost 100 riders from around the world. A top 20 finish was beyond expectation and I was the third 17-year-old to finish,” he said. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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