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Flanders Gravel – a monumental gravel experience in the heart of De Ronde, Belgium

This summer, a brand-new gravel event is being added to the event calendar of the Flanders Classics organisation – renowned for organising the world-famous Ronde van Vlaanderen (Tour of Flanders) spring classic road cycling race. In cooperation with LtD Gravel Rides – founded by former pro racer and gravel ambassador Laurens ten Dam – the… Read More »Flanders Gravel – a monumental gravel experience in the heart of De Ronde, Belgium

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Celebrate Cycling in March with the Cape Town Cycle Tour

Pedal 109km in March in the 109-for-109 Charity Challenge or the official Virtual Cape Town Cycle Tour to stand the chance to win prizes from Garmin, Tacx, Powerade, Thule and Oakley. There is absolutely no need for FOMO – why not join the Cape Town Cycle Tour to celebrate the traditional cycling month of March… Read More »Celebrate Cycling in March with the Cape Town Cycle Tour

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Wines2Whales announce limited entries for the 2021 Switchback event

In 2020, the FNB Wines2Whales Switchback was cancelled due to Covid-19; now, with all registered teams rolled into the 2021 event, the number of new entries available is limited and only those with the fastest fingers will secure their spot on the start line when entries open on 28 April at 09:00 (GMT+2). Riders at… Read More »Wines2Whales announce limited entries for the 2021 Switchback event

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Shimano become UCI World Cycling partner

Shimano is delighted to announce the renewal and expansion of the partnership it has enjoyed with the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) since 1999. Through their expanded partnership, the UCI and Shimano aim to strengthen their collaboration and work together to promote the values that bind them and the causes closest to their hearts: the development of cycling… Read More »Shimano become UCI World Cycling partner

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2021 Stanford MTB Classic adopts guided-ride format

This year’s Stanford MTB Classic will take on the popular guided ride format when the one-day mountain bike event takes place at Stanford Valley Guest Farm, Western Cape, on February 27. Overberg MTB Events used this format for last year’s De Hoop Vlei MTB Experience, which proved to be a great success. Recent Covid-19 restrictions have… Read More »2021 Stanford MTB Classic adopts guided-ride format

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Shimano blue for neutral support at the 2021 Tour de France

• Building on their historical La Vuelta partnership, Shimano and A.S.O. now extend their collaboration on Le Tour de France, prestigious classics such as Paris-Roubaix, Liège-Bastogne-Liège, la Flèche Wallonne, Paris-Tours, and also on events such as L’Etape du Tour and Roc d’Azur • Riders in all A.S.O. women’s and men’s races to be supported by Shimano’s… Read More »Shimano blue for neutral support at the 2021 Tour de France

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2021 Cape Town Cycle Tour Postponed

As always, the safety of all participants and the well-being of the broader community of Cape Town remains the race organisers’ most important priority in the planning and staging of the Cape Town Cycle Tour.  With this in mind, the team at the Cape Town Cycle Tour has been closely monitoring the ongoing developments around… Read More »2021 Cape Town Cycle Tour Postponed

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Shimano extend partnership with Team Jumbo-Visma for 2021

Renewed sponsorship deal provides Shimano components for all Team Jumbo-Visma men’s team, development team and new 12-strong women’s team.  After a stunning set of 2020 results, including a trio of Classics (Strada Bianche, Milan-San Remo, Liege-Bastogne-Liege), multiple Tour de France and Vuelta a España stage wins, plus the Vuelta overall victory, the jigsaw pieces for 2021 successes are already falling into place for Team Jumbo-Visma with the… Read More »Shimano extend partnership with Team Jumbo-Visma for 2021

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Specialized Factory Racing announce 2021 squad

Specialized has a rich history in XCO MTB which include an Olympic gold medal, numerous world titles and countless World Cup victories. For 2021, they are delighted to announce a new team with riders who they believe will lead them to even more success. One of their goals are to invest and keep devoloping young… Read More »Specialized Factory Racing announce 2021 squad

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LAZER reveals the Sphere – cyclist’s new best friend

Building on the recent successes of the Genesis, Lazer are proud to introduce you to the newest member of the family: the Lazer Sphere. Here’s what they had to say about it: Sphere was created using our Lazer design language, giving it a premium style. It is a comprehensive road helmet, suitable for any kind… Read More »LAZER reveals the Sphere – cyclist’s new best friend

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Attakwas Extreme MTB Race Postponed to August 2021

Momentum Medical Scheme, Biogen and Dryland Event Management have taken the decision to postpone the 2021 Momentum Medical Scheme Attakwas Extreme presented by Biogen. Given the rapid increase in Covid-19 cases in the Garden Route in general, and Oudtshoorn in particular, staging an event of this size would not be responsible. After careful consideration to… Read More »Attakwas Extreme MTB Race Postponed to August 2021

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Lazer presents the all new Jackal MTB Helmet

After introducing Impala & Coyote in 2019, Lazer are proud to announce that they have gone one step further in developing their MTB helmet range, take a look at their new top-end feature packed helmet: the Lazer Jackal. Speed, thrill & style are the best friends of any hardcore mountain biker. At Lazer, we truly… Read More »Lazer presents the all new Jackal MTB Helmet

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