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One-two-three for RoadCover at aQuellé Tour Durban
Monday, May 1, 2017
The RoadCover cycling team enjoyed an almost perfect ride to secure a convincing one-two-three finish at the aQuellé Tour Durban, presented by Bridge Fund Managers on Sunday....

RoadCover Helps Soweto Quartet for the Old Mutual joBerg2c!
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
RoadCover has partnered with the OldMutual joBerg2c initiative to sponsor the entry of the Soweto Quartet Team, assisting with kit and their bikes, along with assistance from Cube Bikes. ...

RoadCover Cycling Team win the Maluti Double90 title for the second year
Monday, April 3, 2017
Maluti Double 90 is a team time trial over a distance of 180km. This tough endurance event focuses on team dynamics, with the time of the 6th rider across the finish line being taken as the team's official time. ...

Brendon Davids wins the KZN Summer series in fine form.
Monday, March 27, 2017
Brendon Davids rode hard and fast with Road Cover teammate Kent Main and crossed the finish line together after a long 135-kilometre distance on Day Two of the KZN Summer Series for Men in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday 26 March....

RoadCover Cycling team celebrates 2017 with their partner sponsors.
Friday, March 17, 2017
In a roof top evening event, the RoadCover Cycling team got together with their sponsors, partners and team associates for a celebration of their involvement together in 2017!...

RoadCover Cycling Team lays foundation for international future for Kent Main
Thursday, March 16, 2017
It is with mixed emotions that RoadCover announces that Kent Main, RoadCover Tour of Good Hope winner, will be joining the Dimension Data Continental Cycling Team....

RoadCover Cycling Team weather disappointment at second chance win of Cape Town Cycle Tour
Monday, March 13, 2017
This year’s event of the Cape Town Cycle Tour, the world’s largest timed cycle and one of South Africa's largest sporting events has been cancelled....

Kent Main wins Tour of Good Hope for the RoadCover Pro Cycling Team
Saturday, March 11, 2017
An exciting finale of the BestMed Tour of Good Hope took place around Paarl on Friday, finishing at the Taal Monument. Kent Main excelled on final climb to win the tour....

Main conquers climb in Tour of Good Hope
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The 21-year-old from Linden in Johannesburg stopped the clock at 3:19:12 on the 133km queen stage of South Africa’s premier road race tour....

De Bod shows time-trial skills at Tour of Good Hope
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Fresh from his African continental U23 time-trial triumph, Stefan de Bod showed his ability to ride against the clock by winning the second stage of the Bestmed Tour of Good Hope road cycle race at Boland Agricultural High School just outside Paarl on Tuesday....

Philip Lavery wins stage one of BestMed Tour of Good Hope
Monday, March 6, 2017
The first stage of the BestMed Tour of Good Hope took place on Monday morning from La Paris near Franschoek in the Boland. ...

The BestMed Tour of Good Hope begins
Monday, March 6, 2017
Back in top form after an injury-hit 2016, professional road cyclist Willie Smit is ready to make an impact in the Bestmed Tour of Good Hope...

Hoffman wins his sixth EP Herald Cycle Tour
Monday, February 27, 2017
Nolan Hoffman of Team BCX won a record sixth Herald Cycle Tour over 106km at Pollok Beach in Port Elizabeth on Sunday 26th February...

Smit wins the African Continental Championships Road Race in Luxor
Monday, February 20, 2017
The African Continental Championships took place in Luxor, Egypt this past week. The road event on Sunday was won by South African Willie Smit who represents RoadCover Cycling team! Meron Abraham of Eritrea 2nd and Ahmed Galdoune of Morocco in third...

SA Road Championships in Wellington. Impey and Janse van Rensburg claim the titles
Monday, February 13, 2017
Crowds and supporters of the Men's Road Races could not have asked for more glorious weather on the last day of the South African National Road Championships....

David Maree wins Berge en Dale from Kent Main
Monday, February 6, 2017
Team Telkom’s David Maree edged RoadCover’s Kent Main in a sprint finish to snatch the men’s honours in the Bestmed Berge en Dale Championship at Muldersdrift on the West Rand on Sunday....

Daryl Impey wins the Value Logistics Fast One
Monday, January 30, 2017
The Value Logistics Fast One was the first big one day race of the year, and took place over the weekend near Johannesburg. Daryl Impey of Orica Scott won the race from a small escape group!...

RoadCover and Velocity Sports battle for glory at Coronation Double Century
Monday, November 28, 2016
They came with a plan. The strategy was to go hard from the gun. To win in style. By doing so they would be telling a side story. ...

RoadCover Cycling team for the Coronation Double Century
Thursday, November 24, 2016
The Coronation Double Century will be the final race of 2016 for the RoadCover Cycling team. This popular event is a 12 person team time trial that takes place in Swellendam in the Western Cape on Saturday the 26th of November....

Davids wins the Telkom 94.7 Cycle Challenge
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Brandon Davids is hoping his win in Sunday’s 20 edition of the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge will be the catalyst that will propel him into racing on the World Tour in the next few years....

White Inc. at Grande Tour Italia with Italy Bike Tours
Friday, November 11, 2016
We are excited to announce that in 2017 we will be running a one week tour that incorporates all the best parts of cycling in northern Italy. Italy Bike Tours will host the trip for White Inc....

Clint Hendriks wins the Wilro Lions Cycle Challenge
Sunday, September 18, 2016
The Wilro Lions Cycle Challenge took place on Sunday morning West of Gauteng. Clint Hendricks won the race from Calvin Beneke and Jason Oosthuizen in a sprint finish at Tarlton Raceway. ...

Nolan Hoffman wins the Race for Victory.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Nolan Hoffman wins the Rand Water Race for Victory from Calvin Beneke and Eddie Van Heerden on Sunday....

Nel wins the MTN Khemani Classic in Swaziland
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
The MTN Khemani Classic in Swaziland was won by JC Nel of Protouch Sports from Eddie Van Heerden of Hollard RCCC u23 team on Saturday. ...

Willie Smit finishes third in the Tour Cycliste Antenne Reunion.
Monday, September 12, 2016
Willie Smit finishes third in the Tour Cycliste Antenne Reunion after a long spell in the leaders jersey with 3 stage wins to his credit. RoadCover Cycling team winning both team time trials and Willie the individual TT....

Tour Cycliste Antenne Reunion, RoadCover Cycling team compete!
Thursday, September 8, 2016
The Tour Cycliste Antenne Reunion is currently being raced. The Teams of RoadCover and Lights by Linea from South Africa have been participating. Read about their progress: ...

Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Lost City Classic
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Nolan Hoffman of Team Telkom won the sprint for the Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Road Classic at Sun City on Sunday from a large breakaway group. ...

Willie Smit & road tours: the latest Clover Lowveld Tour
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The Clover Lowveld tour is a race in the Mpumalanga province in South Africa. The most recent edition was won by Willie Smit of the RoadCover Cycling team, resident of the nearby city of Nelrpuit. ...

Train for the 94.7 with White Inc.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Kickstart your training for the Telkom 94.7 Cycle Challenge with a structured power based 3 month program through White Inc. ...

Willie Smit successfully defends his title in the Bestmed Jock tour on the weekend.
Monday, July 18, 2016
The 23-year-old RoadCover rider, from Nelspruit, trailed the yellow jersey by seven seconds going into the final day. Smit had moved into second overall to NAD Pro MTB’s Bell in the second stage on Saturday....

The Forever Resorts Badplaas Veteran's & Junior tour
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
The Forever Resorts Badplaas tour took place over the long weekend, and the showdown between the Juniors and Veterans created quite a spectacle of racing! Jason Oosthuizen won the tour overall, the race unfolded over the four days....

The Maluti Double 90 in Clarens
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Team RoadCover triumphs in the Maluti Double 90 in Clarens, a 180km Team Time Trial event which took place over the weekend!...

The RCCC teams combine for the Mauluti Double 90 in Clarens
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
The RoadCover Cycling team and the RCCC Hollard u23 Cycling team will race together in the Maluti Double90 this weekend in Clarens....

Junior Selection Races in KZN this weekend!
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
After a short lull in the racing calendar, theofficeguru.co.za Junior Cycling team is heading for KZN this weekend for a Junior Selection Race....

Bradley Potgieter and Lise Olivier clinch aQuellé Tour Durban
Sunday, April 24, 2016
Bradley Potgieter added the aQuellé Tour Durban title to the impressive catalogue of victories by the on-form RoadCover team as he edged out Telkom Pro Cycling's David Maree on the line, while seasoned pro Lise Olivier added her name to the women's trophy for a second time after her Time Freight eTeam totally dominated the women's race....

The stage to be set alight at aQuellé Tour Durban
Thursday, April 21, 2016
The aQuellé Tour Durban is set to be a thriller this coming weekend. Durban on the East Coast of South Africa is one of the nicest places to be in late April, and cyclists will descend upon the city for one of KZN’s top road races....

Potgieter wins Emperors Palace Classic
Monday, April 11, 2016
RoadCover Cycling Team’s Bradley Potgieter surged to victory in the 98km Emperors Palace Classic road race in Johannesburg on Sunday....

Track racing and Cape Town Cycle Tour for theofficeguru.co.za
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
The Gauteng Track Championships has taken place with the Cape Town Cycle Tour following shortly afterwards. ...

Clint Hendricks claims 2016 Cape Town Cycle Tour in spectacular fashion
Sunday, March 6, 2016
Clint Hendricks (RoadCover) took the coveted title of the 39th Cape Town Cycle Tour in perfect conditions on Sunday morning. Hendricks out-sprinted Jayde Julius (Dimension Data Continental) and two-time defending champion Nolan Hoffman (Team Telkom) in what many are calling the most exciting Cape Town Cycle Tour in modern memory....

BestMed Tour of Good Hope finishes at Taal Monument in Paarl
Friday, March 4, 2016
The BestMed Tour of Good Hope has been taking place over the past few days in the valleys of the Cape....

Carnival City Macsteel National Classic
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
The 120km Carnival City Macsteel National Classic took place on Sunday in the East Rand over a relatively flat route. ...

SA Championships, Venter wins!
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Jaco Venter (Dimension Data for Qhubeka) delivered a 10 kilometre solo charge to claim the victory in the 170 kilometre Elite Men’s road race at the 2016 South African National Road and Time Trial Championships in Westville, KwaZulu-Natal over the weekend....

Support from theofficeguru.co.za for the RCCC juniors in 2016
Monday, February 8, 2016
The RoadCover Cycling Club is pleased to announce the continuation of their Junior academy team under the banner of theofficeguru.co.za who have taken over the mantle from the RoadCover Junior Cycling academy. ...

Teamwork makes the dream work at Berge En Dale
Monday, February 8, 2016
Gustav Basson wins the Rudy Project Berge En Dale classic on Saturday after some dream team work by the RoadCover Cycling team. The young 19 year old rider from RoadCover was part of an early escape group consisting of five riders who had raced clear of the bunch on the outskirts of Krugersdorp. ...

The Value Logistics Fast One, an Elite affair.
Monday, February 1, 2016
The Value Logistics Fast One proved to be a really ‘FastOne’ on Sunday. The RoadCover Cycling team shredded the field into a smaller group, but just fell short of the victory as Clint Hendricks was beaten by Nolan Hoffman in the final sprint to the line. ...

Willie Smit wins the Mpumalanga Tour
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
The six-day Mpumalanga Cycle Tour took place last week. The race proved to be an exciting event with the country's top teams battling it out for the trophy. In an action packed finale, Willie Smit (RoadCover Cycling Team) out gunned Nico Bell (NAD Pro MTB Team) to take the final yellow jersey. ...

Mpumalanga Tour starts on 18 January at Loskopdam.
Sunday, January 17, 2016
The third week of January holds the start of the South African road cycling scene, as the country’s top cycling teams participate in the Mpumalanga Cycling tour. ...

RoadCover announces their Cycling Team for 2016
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Team RoadCover are planning to build on a strong 2015 next year after they announced a new title sponsor and their riders for 2016....

Italian Bike Tour 2016
Friday, December 11, 2015
Join White inc. on a bike trip to the Dolomites with Italy Bike Tours in June 2016! Date: 4th June until 11th June 2016 ...

Stefan De Bod wins the Momentum 947 Cycle Challenge
Monday, November 16, 2015
The Momentum 947 Cycle Challenge took place yesterday, closing the roads of Johannesburg for 30 000 cyclists. Stefan De Bod of MTN Qhubeka feeder team won the race after a late attack from the bunch with only three kilometers remaining. ...

FNB Wines 2 Whales with Food Lover's Market
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
What a ride! Gordon Gilbert, ex - footballer and Nic White partner up for the 3-day mtb stage race, Wines 2 Whales with the Food Lover's Market team!...

Engen Cycle in the City Festival - Cape Town
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
The Engen Cycle in the City Cape Town Festival took place on Saturday afternoon near the Green Point Stadium....

Smit of Team EuropcarSA wins the Pretoria 104FM Classic
Monday, October 26, 2015
Willie Smit of Team EuropcarSA won the PRETORIA 104.2 FM Cycle Race on Saturday morning. ...

The October Escape ends at the sea!
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
The five day bike trip to Durban ends after the race event of the Tsogo Sun Amashova. ...

Tsogo Sun Amashova, The Hoff claims 3rd succesive title
Monday, October 19, 2015
Mention the Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic to anyone connected with cycle road racing and the name of Nolan Hoffman will inevitably crop up....

Team Europcar's Smit wins the D2D, and Gibbons races UCI Worlds!
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Over the past week we have watched some exciting racing! UCI World Championships in Richmond USA, and the win of Wille Smit at D2D in Johannesburg....

Race for Victory, Smit wins alone!
Monday, September 14, 2015
Willie Smit stormed to a solo victory at the Rand Water Race for Victory in the south of Johannesburg on Sunday. ...

Gibbons narrowly misses out at Engen Cycle in the City - Durban
Monday, September 14, 2015
It was a photo finish at the Engen Cycle In the City Criterium in Durban and Ryan Gibbons (Team EuropcarSA) narrowly missed out on the win from Nolan Hoffman (Abantu)....

Classic Big Sky Ride - Lesotho
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
You may have heard of the 2.mile.high.club, but would you like you join this exclusive club? November 27 - 29 ...

October Escape
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Challenge yourself – 5 days of road riding! Johannesburg to Durban Tsogo Sun Amashova the final stage! ...

Nedbank Tour de Tuli, a journey through the Wilderness
Thursday, August 20, 2015
In just a few days the Nedbank Tour de Tuli granted some privileged mountain bikers access to enjoy a journey through spectacular African countryside. Read about my experience with my group, a Supergroup!...

Ryan Gibbons comes of age at Lost City Classic
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Rising star Ryan Gibbons received a memorable coming of age gift when he claimed victory in the Powerade Lost City Cycle Classic, presented by Bestmed, in the Pilanesberg on Saturday....

Clover Lowveld Tour, Smit of Team EuropcarSA victorious!
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Willie Smit wins the Clover Lowveld tour over the long weekend. The rider from Team EuropcarSA set out to win the 5 day tour close to his home in Mpumalanga. In a dominant display over the opening stages, Smit set his authority on the race and managed to defend his lead until the end. James Tennent of Lights By Linea finished second and defending champion JC Nel of Bonitas rounded off the podium....

Willie Smit of Team EuropcarSA wins the Bestmed Jock Tour
Monday, July 20, 2015
Following his first stage win in the individual time trial from Nelspruit to Kaapsehoop, 22 year old Nelspruit native, Willie Smit of Team EuropcarSA extended his lead in the third and final stage to secure the victory in the inaugural three day tour!...

Forever Resorts Badplaas Vets Tour
Monday, June 22, 2015
It may have been know as the Forever Resorts Badplaas Vets tour, but the Road Cover / Europcar Cycling Academy was out in force to race with the Veterans! ...

Sani2c with the Double D's & others
Friday, June 19, 2015
Nedbank Sani2C. It is the stuf that so many people want to do, a mini mountain bike stage race. Perhaps this is where it all started many years ago. Find a trail, ride to a destination, partner up, and let the fun find you! ...

Combrinck and De Groot crowned National Champs at frosty Van Gaalen’s
Monday, June 8, 2015
Van Gaalen – In what were two contrasting races, Gawie Combrinck (Team EAI Cycling) and Robyn de Groot (Ascendis Health) walked away with the National Marathon MTB titles on Saturday in chilly conditions at the 2015 Ashburton Investments National MTB Series Van Gaalen, which doubled up as the South African Mountain Bike Marathon Championships powered by Stihl on Saturday....

Willie Smit of Team EuropcarSA returns to win the Kremetart!
Monday, June 8, 2015
Willie Smit and Team EuropcarSA tasted success at the PPC Kremetart stage race on Saturday. The only 4 stage - one day race in South Africa took place from Louis Trichardt. The 22 year old Smit won the first stage and held the lead to the end of the day, supported by a well drilled Team EuropcarSA. JC Nel of Bonitas finished second and Morne van Niekerk of Abantu third. ...

Nissan Trailseeker "Bundu Bash" and a bumper bashing weekend..
Monday, June 1, 2015
My story of the weekend's riding, Nissan Trailseeker, and then another story about the Team EuropcarSA Sunday ride.....

Okubamariam wins the Bestmed Capital Classic
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Former African road race champion Tesfom Okubamariam held his nerve and his line to sprint to victory in the inaugural 100km Bestmed Capital Classic, presented by ASG, in Pretoria on Sunday....

KZN Autumn Series & a festival of competition.
Monday, May 4, 2015
In a period of eight days, there has been an opportunity to compete in some great races in KZN, starting off with the aQuelle Tour Durban, and following in to the KZN Autumn series UCI races. Team EuropcarSA was present....

aQuelle Tour Durban, Ryan Gibbons of Team EuropcarSA wins!
Sunday, April 26, 2015
The aQuelle Tour Durban was won by 20 year old Ryan Gibbons of Team EuropcarSA. Finishing in a bunch sprint outside the Sun Coast Casino along the Durban beachfront. ...

Ryan Gibbons wins the Mayoral Cycle race, Polokwane
Monday, April 20, 2015
The Mayoral Cycle Race in Polokwane took place over the weekend. Raced over a flat route, in ideal weather conditions. Ryan Gibbons of Team EuropcarSA won from David Maree and Shaun Nick Bester. ...

Pennypinchers Junior Tour. Main, Le Roux & Oosthuizen dominate
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
The Pennypinchers Junior tour concluded on Tuesday, after four days and five stages of racing around Nelspruit in Mpumalanga. Classified as the Junior tour, but consisting of races for u16 and u23 men, this was great opportunity for the youth to develop their road racing ability over a number of days. ...

The ABSA Cape Epic Mountain Bike race
Monday, March 23, 2015
The ABSA Cape Epic, 8 days, 739km, 15890 m of vertical ascent, easy to break it down to numbers, but it is a raw, tough race through the African bush for partners of two. ...

The hour at the Cape Town Cycle Tour
Monday, March 9, 2015
Nolan Hoffman (Team Abantu) defended his Cape Town Cycle Tour title in superb fashion on Sunday, 08 March,out-sprinting the likes of Mark Cavendish, as he raced over the finish line in a sensational time of 01:01:49 in this year’s 47km ‘Show You Care Solidarity Ride.’ ...

The latest news from the bestMed Tour de Boland & Cape Town Cycle Tour week
Monday, March 9, 2015
Take a look at the reports and links to the racing in the Cape over the past week. Nolan Hoffman wins the Cape Town Cycle Tour. Dutch rider, Peter Koning wins the Tour de Boland...

Koning takes Tour de Boland crown
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Team Drapac’s flying Dutchman Peter Koning stayed at the forefront of the charge up to the Taal Monument to win the overall crown at the Bestmed Tour de Boland, presented by Pinarello, above Paarl in South Africa on Friday. HB Kruger won the stage....

Peter Koning leads after the 4th stage in the Bestmed Tour de Boland
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
On the longest stage of the Bestmed Tour de Boland, Brad Potgieter was on the hunt for the stage, finishing second behind Nolan Hoffman. Peter Koning takes the race lead....

BestMed Tour de Boland, Girdlestone wins stage 2
Monday, March 2, 2015
South African export Dylan Girdlestone showed his tour riding skills when he took a solo win on the mountainous second stage of the Bestmed Tour de Boland, presented by Pinarello, on Tuesday....

Fouche wins the opening stage at BestMed Tour de Boland
Monday, March 2, 2015
The BestMed Tour de Boland Stage 1 from Paarl through Franchhoek to Worcester, via Villiersdorp, was won by Herman Fouche of Bonitas, in a bunch sprint from Brenton Jones of Drapac (Australia), and Nolan Hoffman of Abantu....

Macsteel Carnival City Classic for men of steel.
Monday, February 23, 2015
One of the longest Classics on the South African calendar, the Carnival City Macsteel National Classic allowed a showdown in the final kilometers and JC Nel of Bonitas prevailed to win ...

Dischem Ride for Sight won by Tyler Day
Monday, February 16, 2015
The Dis-Chem Ride for Sight on Sunday was won by Tyler Day of Westvaal in a group sprint finish. He was the quickest of a splinter group that formed after Heidelberg....

DUTOIT Tankwa Trek won by Kleinhans and Reid.  
Monday, February 16, 2015
Darren Lill and Waylon Woolcock (Red-E Blend) won the final stage of the DUTOIT Tankwa Trek mountain bike stage race on Sunday, but the day’s runners-up, Erik Kleinhans and James Reid (RECM), secured the overall title after three days of fiercely competitive racing in the Kouebokkeveld region of South Africa’s Western Cape province.  ...

SA Championships 2015, Nelspruit
Monday, February 9, 2015
The Penny Pinchers SA Championships took place in Nelspruit over the past week. The who’s who of road cycling in SA was present, and witnessed Jacques Janse van Rensburg win the elite road event, amongst other great performances....

Smit solos to victory at Serengeti Classic Road race
Sunday, February 1, 2015
On Sunday morning just outside Kempton Park, East of Johannesburg, Willie Smit of Team Europcar SA rode the final 35km of the Serengeti Classic alone to win the 112km race....

Metkel Eyob wins Action Ford Berg en dale
Sunday, February 1, 2015
The MTN-Qhubeka feeder team’s Metkel Eyob showed good early season form as he soloed to victory in the Action Ford Berge en Dale Classic, presented by Optimum Financial Services, near Krugersdorp on Saturday....

Official launch, Team Europcar SA & Partners
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Last night the 2015 Team Europcar SA was officially announced at a function on the rooftop of partners: Road Cover. ...

Ryan Gibbons wins the Value Logistics Fast One!
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Ryan Gibbons of Team EuropcarSA won the Value Logistics Fast One held on Sunday in Southern Gauteng. ...

CGC Provincial Champs kick off the 2015 season
Sunday, January 18, 2015
The Central Gauteng Road championships was held over the weekend in the Cradle of Humankind. It was a great start to the 2015 season, with road and time trial races taking place in many categories!...

Team EuropcarSA is proud to announce their 2015 line up
Sunday, December 21, 2014
Team EuropcarSA is proud to announce their 2015 line up with some exciting new riders joining the core of the previous year’s outfit....

Latest racing news from around the country
Monday, November 10, 2014
Team EuropcarSA has been busy over the past few weeks. Racing taking place in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban with track, road, criterium and mountain bike representation. Have a look at the collage of reporting from the various events....

FedGroup Berg & Bush
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
The FedGroup Berg & Bush Descent took place over the weekend, and I had the opportunity to ride with Sean Henderson again after a single speed ride in 2013. We opted for geared bikes this time, as we had many guys from the 2mile.high.club* riding, so it was a good idea to go and play!...

Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic
Monday, October 13, 2014
The Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic ended in a bunch sprint with Nolan Hoffman of Team Abantu winning from Meron Teshome (MTN Qhubeka) and Ryan Gibbons (EuropcarSA). ...

Randwater Race for Victory
Thursday, September 25, 2014
The traditional classic of the Race for Victory in the South of Johannesburg raced through the nature reserve of Sukerbosrand, but also dominated by the flat valley roads and sand road stretch. Calvin Beneke was the defending champion, but Meron of WCC Africa added the 2014 edition to his name....

Go West Criterium series
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The Go West Criterium series took place with a new concept of Night time criterium racing in the towns of the West Rand. With four events spaced over four days, Carltonville, Westonaria, Randfontein and Krugersdorp the hosts. The top teams of the country took part to contest the series win....

York Enduro Mountain Bike Rally
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
In a rush of adrenaline, the York Enduro Mountain Bike Rally took place over four days of fabulous sunshine. The town of Sabie and York Timbers’ property was opened to the host a unique event which covered five disciplines of mountain biking over four days....

SSingle SSpeed SA Championships
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
One moment in the dying stages of the race, I look to my left up the slope and through the tree trunks of the forest, and I see blond hair flying through the air. ...

CANSA Lost City Cycle Challenge
Sunday, August 17, 2014
The CANSA Lost City Challenge took place last weekend, and on a blustery day, Jayde Julius from Bonitas was best in the sprint finish of the final breakaway group. ...

Zero to Hero MTB Challenge. Williams wheelies to success
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
While the majority of the team raced in the hills of Mpumalanga at the Clover tour. Kallen Williams and Neal Corbett raced the mtb event, Zero to Hero mtb festival at Heia Safari outside Johannesburg, Williams the victor!...

Clover Tour, a breeding ground for success
Monday, August 11, 2014
The Clover tour in Graskop took place a couple of weeks ago, and Team Europcar took part, along with the Europcar academy u16 and junior riders. The race consisted of 6 stages over 5 days for the Elite team, and 1 stage and day shorter for the Academy & veteran riders. ...

SPROCKET & JACK LAUNCHES
Friday, July 25, 2014

BestMed Jock Cycle Classique
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
The ‘Jock’ as it has affectionately been known, took place over the weekend, and the three stage event started in Nelspruit and followed the route to Whiteriver, Sabie and returned again to Nelspruit. JC Nel of Westvaal BMC won the event from James Fourie (Team EuropcarSA) and Willie Smit (Vini Fantini Nippo) third...

The Rainbow Challenge in Pietermaritzburg, Team TCS Europcar Columbia shines
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Some news of the Rainbow Challenge over the past weekend in Pietermaritzburg, with reference to the EuropcarSA linked team members that participated....

Ride with Reinhardt Janse Van Rensburg & Team EuropcarSA
Sunday, June 29, 2014
Team EuropcarSA invites you to join them for a ride on Saturday 5 July with a special guest, Reinhardt Janse Van Rensburg. Enjoy the chance to ride along with Reinhardt, chat to him about his experiences and successes in Europe with his team Giant Shimano. ...

Forever Resorts, Badplaas tour
Monday, June 16, 2014
I had the chance to race the Forever Resorts Badplaas Road Tour in Mpumalanga last weekend. Focused as a veteran’s tour, but with younger men and ladies entered as well. The Elite riders had their work cut out for them with three tough stages. HB Kruger of Bonitas won, from Chris Jennings and Calvin Beneke. The vets had reduced distances to deal with on new roads....

25th Edition of the PPC Kremetart single day Stage Race!
Sunday, June 8, 2014
The annual PPC Kremetart race took place on Saturday and is a 3 stage one day race over 175km starting and finishing in the town of Louis Trichard. After a hard fought battle with Calvin Beneke of Team EuropcarSA, HB Kruger of Bonitas slipped clear to win the overall honours in the closing kilometres of the final stage. ...

Lights By Linea, final weekend of the Hero Challenge!
Sunday, May 25, 2014
The final weekend of the Hero Challenge sponsored by Lights by Linea was an interesting affair. A criterium on Saturday in Worcester, won by Team Europcar’s Calvin Beneke. Sunday a handicap race from Worcester to Stellenbosh, the handicap prevailed and Moolman Welgemoed (JOC Cycles) won! ...

Sondela Cycling Classic
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
The Sondela Cycling classic took place on Saturday, and was won by Rohan Du Plooy of ASG. Team EuropcarSA rider Ian Pienaar took third place. Read Ian's words of the event: ...

Polokwane Mayoral Cycling Classic
Monday, May 19, 2014
The Inaugural Polokwane Mayoral Challenge took place on Sunday, and a strong showing from Team Abantu’s David Maree and Myles von Musschenbroek secured them the win. ...

Nedbank Sani2c fun on the trails
Monday, May 19, 2014
It has taken me until the 10th edition of the Nedbank Sani2c to make it to the event. In a last minute invitation to ride with Robert Sim for Trek Robert Daniel. I got the opportunity to race in the 40+ veteran’s category. Racing with Robert Sim, we had a solid ride to end up as the winners in the category, and finish in the top ten of the race....

Lights by Linea HERO Challange
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Chris Jennings of Bonitas won the second race in the Lights by Linea winter league in Paarl with an impressive solo attack lasting most of the 150km race. David Garret (Giant) took a hard fought second place from Mthetheleli Boya of VeloKhaya. ...

SA Track Champs, Team EuropcarSA Academy riders enjoy success.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
The Academy of Team EuropcarSA have had a successful SA Champs at the Cyril Geoghegan Track in Durban . With a team consisting of mostly u16 & junior riders, they won a total of 18 medals....

Emperor's Classic
Monday, April 14, 2014
The day after the Msanzi Tour most of the South African riders who competed lined up and started the Emperors Classic in Kempton Park. Fresh from the tour, and on the fast and flat route, James Perry of Team Abantu made a late solo attack to win. Calvin Beneke of Team EuropcarSA won the group sprint for second place from David Maree of Abantu....

Team EuropcarSA selection for Mzansi Tour
Thursday, April 3, 2014
The Mzansi Tour takes place from the 8th -12th April, and is South Africa’s only UCI 2.2 ranked event. Team EuropcarSA is proud to be participating in the 5 stage race, and will field a young team consisting of six riders....

If they say it's Epic.. it's the ABSA Cape Epic
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
The ABSA Cape Epic has been the pinnacle of mountain bike stage races in SA, and likened to the Tour de France of mountain biking. This is an event where amateur riders and the worlds top professionals get to rub shoulders on the trail. ...

The Cape Argus, Hoffman wins!
Monday, March 10, 2014
The Cape Argus Pick n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour took place in Cape Town on Sunday, and Nolan Hoffman of Team Abantu sprinted to win in an exciting finish. The experienced track rider opened up his explosive sprint to win by a clear margin. Second placed WCCA rider Meron Hagos from Eritrea was well supported by his team in the run up to the end, and HB Kruger of Bonitas rounded off the podium....

The GardenRoute 300 powered by TREK
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
The GardenRoute 300 powered by TREK is a mountain bike race in the Knysna Forests. An event that we have targeted in our preparation for the upcoming ABSA Cape Epic. ...

Carnival City Macsteel Classic
Monday, February 24, 2014
The Carnival City Macsteel Classic was one of the longer races on the calendar at 160 kilometres but also a fairly flat route with 1000m of climbing on the course. The commencement of the race was fast and aggressive....

HERMAN FOUCHE WINS 26th DIS-CHEM RIDE FOR SIGHT
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Herman Fouche the 26 year old Boksburg born Bonitas cyclist won his hometown event on Sunday the 16 February 2014. A jubilant Fouche said “I have been waiting to win this trophy and event for the last 12 years. I can only attribute my win to the fantastic support of my team.” He said “This was an excellent race and very well organised and we would like to thank Dis-Chem, Ekurhuleni and the race organisers for this fine effort.”...

South African Road Championships, Durban
Monday, February 10, 2014
The Time freight SA Road Championships took place last week in Durban. The elite and u/23 road race was the highlight of the event, in the finale a two man sprint between Daryl Impey of Orica Green Edge and Louis Meintjes of MTN Qhubeka ensured. Meintjes just edged past Impey as his chain jumped in the final meters ...

Serengeti Classic
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
The Serengeti Classic road race took place this past Sunday from Serengeti Golf estate in Kempton Park. The fast and flatfish 112km race was won from a break-away group , in which Kevin Patten of Westvaal BMC escaped in the final moments and won, second placed Ryan Gibbons of Team EuropcarSA beat Tyler Day (Westvaal BMC) in the sprint....

The build up to the ABSA Cape - Epic
Sunday, January 26, 2014
In my build up for the ABSA Cape Epic, I was hoping to use the Barberton Ultra Marathon as a gauge of where I stand for a 120km mtb race, but it didn't work out so......

The 'Fast One'
Sunday, January 26, 2014
The Value Logistics ‘Fast One”, is the traditional season opener in Gauteng, Raced from Midvaal raceway in Meyerton the race is what it suggest, a fast one! ...

Team EuropcarSA gears up for 2014
Friday, January 24, 2014
Team EuropcarSA is proud to announce their cycling team of 2014 with a host of new and existing riders gearing up for the new season and challenges ahead....

What a day at the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge
Monday, November 18, 2013
What a day on Sunday, to be a part of the LumoHawk Legendary Double at the Momentum 94.7, riding with some great people. We saw some sights along the way, enjoying Joburg's busiest roads closed to traffic and open just for cyclists!...

An alternative Momentum 94,7 MTB challenge for me
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
The Momentum 94,7 Mountain bike challenge took place last week, and it was one of the few races I have managed to ride in the past couple of months. My friend Kallen Williams who won last year, managed to win again in a good tussle with junior Dylan Rebello. ...

the 'Legendary Double' for LumoHawk
Sunday, November 3, 2013
For many years I have raced the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenges, with some success over the years, but in many ways I have missed out on a lot of what the event stands for. The atmosphere of the day when Jo'burg stands still to watch thousands of riders taking to the streets. I feel this year it is a time to experience that side of this great event. I will join Joel Stransky on the 'Legendary Double' double lap of this event, in aid of the LumoHawk Foundation. This is a non profit charity set up to assist those who need it most, the underprivileged children of our country. ...

TEAM EUROPCAR SA’S PAUL VAN ZWEEL TO RIDE FOR SA TEAM IN TOUR OF RWANDA
Sunday, October 20, 2013
Team Europcar SA is celebrating the success of rising star, 23-year-old cyclist Paul van Zweel from Pretoria, selected for the SA national team in the 2013 Tour of Rwanda in November. ...

Secret Single tracks in the mist!
Sunday, October 6, 2013
There is always something special about a few days of riding mountain bikes in a spectacular environment. The 2.mile.high.club explored the Northern Berg recently, and for sure, we played under a Big Sky....

Martin Scheppel reports on Team Europcar's Clover Tour
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
In the words of Martin Scheppel, the Clover tour was a great experience for Team Europcar SA, Paul van Zweel won two stages, and finished 2nd overall and had a committed team behind him. read what Martin has to say about the race: ...

A Weekend of riding in the Berg
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
The Northern Drakensberg is one of South Africa's pristine mountain environments.All Out Adventures have created up to 100km of well groomed and marked trails, under the shadow of the Ampitheatre, join me, Nic White, for a weekend of mountain biking with All Out Adventures. From the 21st - 24th September, I will take out my geared bike and we will have a chance to ride the hills flat! ...

Girdlestone takes the lead in stage 3 of Clover Lowveld tour, Kruger wins the stage!
Thursday, August 8, 2013
On the offensive from the start, HB Kruger of Team Bonitas was the strongest from a large breakaway group to win the third stage of the Clover Lowveld tour! ...

Clover tour to start tomorrow!
Monday, August 5, 2013
The Clover Lowveld tour is a five day stage race that takes place in and around the town of Graskop in Mpumalanga and starts on Wednesday 7th August. In one of the hilliest regions of SA, the race will consist of six stages of which two are time trials. The winner will certainly be a rider who favors the hills, and has no problems riding alone! ...

Remembering Single Speed Champs 2013
Monday, July 22, 2013
If there was a lot of silly fun you could have riding a mountain bike on an excellent trail, then the Single Speed National Championships that took place in Hilton, KZN was the place to be. ...

The Wild Wild West single speed nationals
Saturday, July 6, 2013
Former professional road cyclist, Nic White, raced to his first ever South African title at the weekend when he overcame a delayed start to win the 2013 South African Singlespeed Mountain Bike Championships, held near Hilton in KwaZulu-Natal....

Student Champs in Port Elizabeth
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Read Martin Scheppel's account of the BestMed Student championships held in Port Elizabeth recently:...

Team EuropcarSA news of Varsity Champs and more
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
The National Student Cycling championships sponsored by Bestmed starts today in Port Elizabeth and hosted by NMMU, and nine of the country’s top tertiary institutions take part in the five-stage USSA road tour...

Team Europcar SA at the Mzansi Tour
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
South African road cycling has been missing an international road cycling tour until now, the UCI 2.2 rated Mzansi Tour powered by Cathsseta has just finished, and it has been a great spectacle of racing. South Africa's Robert Hunter, out from Europe, won the event racing with a National team setup. Local riders had the chance to square up in an International field, and South African's Team Europcar, gained a great result with Paul Van Zweel finishing 5th, also a huge learning experience for the young developing team....

Malealea Monster
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
For a taste of Lesotho's Mountain biking magic, in April, the Malealea Monster takes place on the 13, and 14th April, and offers distances of 70km or 25km ...

Such a sad day for South Africa
Thursday, January 3, 2013
With the terrible news of the tragic loss of Burry Stander in a road accident while he was on the bike, South Africa and the world mourns for him. He was someone who we all looked up to and respected and who carried our hopes in the big arena of mountain biking and more. He was a true inspiration and legend for South Africans....

That was 2012
Sunday, December 23, 2012
It has now come to the end of the year, and it has been an interesting one for me. I had a bit of change of focus in 2012, along with the Cycle Lab bicycle shop, I have added a few interesting races to my list of what I've done this year. My sons are getting bigger, and riding a few bikes which will probably get busier soon. Hopefully Di can also get riding soon again, and we can discuss some objectives for the coach!...

Toyota CSA Academy in 2012
Sunday, December 16, 2012
What a year it has been for the Toyota CSA Academy. With small resources, and a good attitude the young riders of the team who have made some good progress and results during the course of the year....

Omnicane Southern Tropical Challenge
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
In a quick trip to Mauritius, Ben Melt Swanepoel had a fantastic experience in the Four day MTB race, Read his story, and I will add my part below......

German favourite beaten by South African youngster at Momentum 94.7 Mountain Bike
Friday, November 30, 2012
Kallen Williams (Toyota Cycling Academy) managed to cause quite the upset in the midst of his optometry exams by winning the Momentum 94.7 Mountain Bike race. ...

Willie Smit races the Tour de Maurice - this is his story
Sunday, October 7, 2012
I recently participated in the 32nd Tour de Maurice. This was also my first international tour. I went there not knowing what to expect. After Clover tour I learned a lot about my bodies ability and riding within myself....

Emile Jacobs in Belgium
Monday, September 3, 2012
Emile Jacobs has spent the past few months racing in Belgium, and here is a recall of his experiences:...

Clover Lowveld Tour - Toyota CSA report
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
The Clover Lowveld tour took place over the tough area surrounding the Mpumalanga town of Graskop, The five day, six stage tour took it's toll on the elite field with Max Knox the eventual winner. ...

UCI World Cycling Tour final preview
Monday, August 20, 2012
This weekend, the UCI World Cycling Tour final takes place in Pietermartitzburg. I am looking forward to the international race in my 35-39yr age category. The race is 112km long, and starting and finishing in 'Maritzburg, heading out in the direction of Wartburg, which means hilly!...

Powerade Lost City Classic
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Arran Brown once again took top honours at the Powerade Lost City Classic on Saturday 18 August, outsprinting Tyler Day (Bonitas) who finished in second place ahead of Nolan Hoffman (Tasol-GT) in third and Christoff van Heerden (Northcliff) in fourth. ...

RISING STAR DU TOIT WINS LOST CITY CLASSIC
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Rising star Leandri du Toit extended the winning streak of the Toyota CSA Academy team to six races in succession when she captured victory at the 115km Powerade Cansa Lost City Classic road cycling race in the North West Province on Saturday....

Toyota CSA academy at the Jock tour
Sunday, July 22, 2012
The BestMed Jock classic took place this past Saturday, and in it's traditional 3 stage form. It was just as hard as I remembered, with MTN Qhubeka's Jacques Janse van Rensburg winning overall. The Ladies event was won by Lynette Burger. More of that below....

Kremetart and more
Thursday, June 28, 2012
A few weeks ago Willie Smit raced the Kremetart four stage race. This is his tale of how he finished 3rd overall, despite traveling to the race alone!...

Le Coq Sportif Tour
Thursday, June 28, 2012
The Toyota CSA Academy team took part in the recent Le Coq Sportif Cycle Tour, read the report by Willie Smit of Toyota CSA, who finished as 2nd u23 ...

A Yellow month of Sundays
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Tour de France, starts this weekend, and Cycle Lab Nicol Grove is running a yellow jersey competition. Get into the vibe of the Tour de France by participating, and you have a chance to win one of four replica Le Coq Sportif cycling jerseys...

Confidence boosting win for Willie Smit at Sondela Bela Bela Cycle Challenge
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
It may not have been the biggest event of the year, but solid on the calendar and well attended, the Sondela Bela Bela Cycle Challenge was won by Willie Smit of Toyota CSA Academy on Saturday ...

The ups and down of Sani2c (Brad's story)
Monday, May 21, 2012
Sani2c is undoubtedly one of the best events in the country, it serves as a reminder to people as to why they rIde bicycles and spend hours training for events. ...

Brad Stroberg's MTB weekend and planning for Sani 2 C
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
"A couple of second places for me at the Big 5 Series, No1, Mtunzini on the weekend, prior to Sani2c, planned with Kallen Williams" - read what Brad had to say!...

News from Toyota CSA Academy riders- Track Champs, Tour Durban & Panorama Tour
Friday, May 11, 2012
A little update from the Toyota CSA Academy, riders giving their interpretation of events at Track SA Champs, and also Tour Durban, and Panorama Tour....

Meintjes' maiden win on US soil
Friday, May 11, 2012
On Saturday (28 April) Louis Meintjes (Cyclelab-Toyota/CSA Academy) won the Devil's Punchbowl race over 128km (five laps) in California....

Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge, a momentus occasion for cycling
Monday, November 21, 2011
The final race of the season and Johannesburg’s biggest cycle race with 25, 000 riders ended in 10 man sprint finish to the line. Arran Brown proved his love for the Momentum 94.7 by winning the small group sprint in front of his team mate Reinardt Janse van Rensburg who has been the man on form this last month. (www.procycling.co.za report)...

Momentum 94.7 MTB Challenge, Woolcock and Macdonald end their year on a high!
Monday, November 14, 2011
Team RE:CM riders, Neil MacDonald and Waylon Woolcock finished their debut mountain bike racing season on a high note when they crossed the line together ahead of a large field at the Momentum 94.7 Mountain Bike Challenge in Johannesburg on Sunday....

Msunduzi Road Challenge Road Race by Cycling SA
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Hilton rider Edward Greene stole the limelight with a comprehensive victory in the 126km road race of the Msunduzi Road Challenge after a decisive break on the closing stages of the race....

NASHUA TOYOTA RIDERS DOMINATE AT AMASHOVA CYCLE RACE
Monday, October 17, 2011
The Nashua Toyota women’s professional cycling team confirmed the benefits of their European racing programme when their riders dominated the Amashova Durban Classic road cycling race in South Africa on Sunday....

Amashova Durban Classic
Monday, October 17, 2011
The Amashova Durban Classic over the weekend is a solid fixture on the calendar as well as Durban's Premier cycling event. This edition was won by Tasol GT's Nolan Hoffman, after a wet, tactical and suspense filled race. ...

Crater Cruise News
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Over the last few weeks, I have been thinking about one race, and it is a race with a little bit of history for me. The Crater Cruise in the Vredefort Dome. ...

Dome 2 Dome, Tasol Race to the Sun and more
Friday, September 16, 2011
It has been a few exciting weeks of racing in SA, and with some great events on the horizon it will continue....

Inaugural Tour de FreeState a success!
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
The Tour de Freestate has just taken place over the past few days, and the winner of the inaugural race, Johann Rabie of Bonitas, showed his prowess on the flat roads as well as the steeper inclines. ...

EPR Randfontein Cycle Challenge
Monday, August 15, 2011
The Toyota CSA Cycling team participated in the EPR Cycle Challenge this weekend, and made an impact in the results, but again the top sprinters prevailed, Tyler Day of Bonitas winning from Arran Brown of MTN...

The Clover Lowveld Tour - Louis Meintjes wins!
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
The Toyota CSA Academy team took part in the Clover Tour of the Lowveld last week, and as a modest team of young developing riders, they hoped to show some potential amongst the stronger competition, and perhaps challenge for the best young rider competition. ...

The BestMed Jock Cycling classic - Dylan Girdelstone wins
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
The BestMed Jock tour took place over the weekend, and is an old classic on the SA race calendar. This event has traditionally been a three stage event between Barberton, Nelspruit, Kaapmuiden and Barberton. This year was no different, and in the elite race it was a tussle between the two top teams of the country, Bonitas and MTN Qhubeka. The stage wins went the way of Bonitas, but overall victory was snatched up by MTN Qhubeka's Dylan Girdlestone. ...

Toyota SuperCycling rider's latest news
Thursday, May 19, 2011
The riders who have ridden with the Toyota SuperCycling team are spread around the world at the moment, and a quick update of what has been happening. ...

Louis Meintjes makes a big impression
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Toyota Supercycling Academy rider, Louis Meintjes, claimed the Best Young Rider title at the Le Coq Sportif Tour de Boland last week. However, perhaps more significantly, he finished seventh overall in what has been described as one of the toughest road cycling events in the country, prompting industry experts to take note of this diminutive racer. ...

Day powers to victory at the Cycle Tour
Sunday, March 13, 2011
Tyler Day, a first-year professional on the Bonitas Medscheme team, captured the biggest victory of his short career when he outsprinted a large bunch to win the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour in Cape Town on Sunday. ...

The Cell C Tour of SA ends with Riccio winning the last stage and House comfortably in Yellow!
Saturday, February 26, 2011
Bernardo Riccio from the Italian d'Angelo & Antenucci - Nippo team won the final stage of the Cell C tour of South Africa which took place in the streets of Paarl over a 10 km circuit raced 10 times and in doing was the only rider to win two stages of the tour!...

Darren Lill bags the Queen stage - Cell C Tour of South Africa
Friday, February 25, 2011
The Queen stage of the Cell C Tour of South Africa from Hermanus to Stellenbosch over four passes was won by Darren Lill of DCM after a good scrap in the final kilometers. ...

Barrydale, the venue for the stage 6 bunch sprint!
Thursday, February 24, 2011
It was predicted that the longest stage of the Cell C Tour of SA ending in Barrydale would result in a big sprint finish and Italian Bernardo Riccio (d'Angelo & Antenucci Nippo) won the sprint from Daryl Impey and Christoff Van Heerden (Both MTN Qhubeka) after a lot of hard work by their teams to control the race at the end....

Stage 4 in the Garden - Cell C Tour of SA
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Bloukrans Bridge to George, stage four of the Cell C Tour of South Africa was won by Italian Davide Torosantucci of d'Angelo & Antenucci - Nippo. It was a stage that was expected to offer a spring board for the top climbers to launch free of the bunch and into George....

Cell C Tour of SA, stage 3, PE - the windy city!
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
It was expected to be a windy day in Port Elizabeth, for the third stage of the Cell C tour of South Africa, and nature did not disappoint. The 171km stage ended with Yohann Gene of Europcar winning from Johann Rabie (Bonitas), and Gregory Habeaux (Verandas Willems Accent). How did we get there:...

Cell C Tour of SA, just not possible to tame Jozi
Monday, February 21, 2011
The 164 km Stage 2 of the Cell C tour of South Africa started on a great note with riders heading west from Monte Casino, eager to race the hills of the Witwatersrand and then tackle the laps of Sandton....

Cell C tour of South Africa, stage 1, House on fire!
Saturday, February 19, 2011
The first stage of the Cell C tour of SA did not run as the bunch may have expected. Kristian House of Rapha Condor - Sharp made a bold move with nearly 100km remaining to win the stage alone, more than 2 minutes ahead of the bunch! ...

Latest news: 99er, Ride for Sight, and Toyota CSA team for Cell C Tour of SA
Tuesday, February 15, 2011
The past week end was a little disjointed for the Toyota Supercycling team, as we left our Cape Town riders in the Cape, and everyone close to Jo'burg rode the Dischem Ride for Sight. It was not a bad plan, as Christiaan Kriek raced the Reeds Cheverolet 99er in the Cape with the Smith & Assosiate / Obike Maties team, and won the race from newly crowned SA Champ Darren Lill! ...

Dis-Chem ride for Sight: Christoff van Heerden makes it a double and Cherise Taylor a triple in Ekurhuleni:
Sunday, February 13, 2011
The 23rd Dis-Chem Ride for Sight took place in Boksburg on Sunday, 13th February 2011 in exceptionally fine but hot weather. (Press release from www.retinasa.org.za)...

KRIEK UPSTAGES BIG GUNS, SCHOEMAN WINS AGAIN
Saturday, February 12, 2011
More promising Toyota Supercycling Academy talent emerged on Saturday when Christiaan Kriek upstaged some of South Africa’s biggest cycling stars to win the Reeds Chevrolet Ninety Niner road cycling race in Durbanville, near Cape Town. (Press release by Sean Badenhorst)...

The Cell C Tour of South Africa starts next week!
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
There are just a few days remaining before the start of the Cell C tour of South Africa, and the local riders are really getting excited after racing the national Championships in Port Elizabeth over the weekend. Newly crowned road race champion Darren Lill is sure to give his DCM team extra attention once the international field arrives in SA. ...

SA Championships and EP Herald, a great weekend in PE!
Monday, February 7, 2011
One of the early goals of the year was to race the SA Championships in Port Elizabeth on the first weekend of February. Darren Lill of DCM triumphed in the elite road race while Daryl Impey of MTN Qhubeka made his mark in the time trial. Johann van Zyl dominated both disciplines in the U 23 category....

South African Champs - Toyota Supercycling Academy
Monday, February 7, 2011
Riders from the Toyota Supercycling Academy showed that appropriate, well-managed support for young talent is paying dividends when they claimed four of the six medals on offer in the Under-23 men’s category at the 2011 South African Road Cycling Championships in Port Elizabeth this week....

The Fast One! a season opener in Gauteng
Sunday, January 30, 2011
The Pick 'n Pay Fast One was characterized by good weather and fast flat racing! Hanco Kachelhoffer (Bonitas) won the event from a small break away group of three riders including Johann Van Zyl (Toyota SuperCycling) and Jacques Janse van Rensburg (Burgos)....

2010
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
The year 2010 has been a very memorable one for me, and has now come to the end....

The Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge, from the front!
Sunday, November 21, 2010
On a day in Johannesburg when cyclists rule the streets, 24000 people race a lap around the city in the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge. This Sunday I made it to the finish line first! This is my tale of the race… ...

A weekend at the MTN Amashova
Monday, October 18, 2010
Our weekend started differently at the MTN Amashova in Durban. A new format of racing had been decided by the organisers. An evening points criterium at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Friday night, and then a rest day for some, before the big 'down' ride on Sunday along the route of champions between 'Maritzburg and Durban. This is my tale......

Medscheme Tour de Tuli 2010, a brief tale by David Eadie
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Amongst many, a group of riders took part in one of the finest tours available in Southern Africa for a bicycle enthusiast, the Medscheme Tour de Tuli. This is a brief tale of what is was like in the bush on a bike....

YOUR RIGHT 2 RIDE!
Tuesday, July 6, 2010
Cyclists are standing together! The launch of an awareness movement called the Right 2 Ride took place on Sunday morning around the Cradle of Humankind North West of Johannesburg. ...

Medscheme Walkerville Mountain Bike classic
Sunday, July 12, 2009
Francois Theron of Garmin successfully defended his title after a difficult race in windy conditions, beating Philip Buys and Melt Swanepoel to the line at Lapeng...








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