Niner RLT 9 3-star Rival Hydro

| November 26th, 2015

Niner’s rough-or-smooth offering opens up a whole new world of riding. And your wallet, although only a little. As I rattled off the rest of this country classic, and c...


PowerTap P1 Pedals

| November 18th, 2015

Finally, a true plug-’n-play power experience Power meters are tricky things. They have two major drawbacks: you need to be a rocket scientist to fit them (or a bike me...


Africa’s Team goes World Tour with Dimension Data

| November 25th, 2015

Historic day in the world of cycling The International Cycling Union (UCI) announced earlier today that our African Team, which will race as Team Dimension Data in 2016 h...


Countdown to Pennypinchers Origin of Trails begins

| November 25th, 2015

The third annual Pennypinchers Origin Of Trails returns to Stellenbosch this coming Friday, 27 and Saturday, 28 November 2015. A two-day stage mountain bike (MTB) event, ...


2016 Cape Town Cycle Tour

| November 13th, 2015

The 39th Cape Town Cycle Tour will take place on Sunday, 6 March 2016 around the Cape Peninsula. Traditionally the 109km race is held on the second Sunday in March, but f...


Eselfontein MTB Festival

| October 27th, 2015

This event is held on a specially designed single-track mountain bike route that has been continuously altered and bettered for the last 20 years. The event is unique in ...


Farewell to Christoph Sauser – a Great Champion

| November 10th, 2015

On March 22 this year Christoph Sauser and Jaroslav Kulhavy punched the air as they crossed the Absa Cape Epic Grand Finale finish line at Meerendal to win the world’s ...


Twitter Q & A: Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio

| November 3rd, 2015

Last week, Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio, took some time out to answer fan questions on Twitter under the hashtag #AskAshleigh. Below is a summary of some of the questions. @gab...


Ride Here – Rosemary Hill

| November 18th, 2015

Famed for its regular night races, Rosemary Hill bike park in Pretoria East has long been on my to-do list. Words and images: Andrew “Average Andy” Steer Rosemary Hil...


Ride Here – Big Red Barn

| October 22nd, 2015

Big Red Barn is named after, well, a big (refurbished) red barn that is the base for all the activities at the 200ha Sunlawns Estate, just 15 minutes outside of Centurion...


Body Position – How To Ride Your MTB Faster!

| September 30th, 2015

Here’s a video showing you how body position affects your MTB ride and how to make it work for you, so that you can go faster....


How to: Adjust Shimano Derailleur Clutch Tension

| September 8th, 2015

Greg O’Keefe shows you how to adjust your Shimano rear derailleur’s clutch tension. These clutch mechanisms, as with all parts on your bicycle, wear out with ...