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ProTouch's Reynard Butler crosses the line to win his first title in the Bestmed Emperors Palace Classic 98km feature race in Kempton Park in Johannesburg today. Photo: Jetline Action Photo

In-form Butler sprints to first Emperors Palace Classic title

Reynard Butler's purple patch continued when he sprinted to his third victory in a month in a major one-day classic at the Bestmed Emperors...
The Liberty Waterberg MTB Encounter, presented by STANLIB, offers wide and open sections where riders can enjoy the experience of a bushveld mountain-biking challenge. Photo: Gerrie Kriel/Twin Productions SA

Waterberg Encounter offers more than just a race

The Liberty Waterberg MTB Encounter offered more than just three days of racing in the bushveld - it provided a valuable lifestyle experience, said...
Organisers ASG Events have been working on a number of improvements to ensure the Satellite Classic near the Hartbeespoort Dam in North West Province runs smoothly on October 13. Picture: Jetline Action Photography

Satellite Classic a perfect launching pad

The Bestmed Satellite Classic, to be held near Hartbeespoort Dam in the North West Province on October 13, will provide cyclists with the perfect...
Australian Stuart Cathcart (left) leads a group of riders on the 78km opening stage of the Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter from George to Oudtshoorn today. The others are (from left) Dirk Haentzschel, Damien Ingram (Cathcart's partner) and solo category leader Udo Mueller. The seven-stage mountain-bike race ends in Franschhoek in the Cape Winelands on Saturday. Picture: Deidre Kachelhoffer

Internationals dominate TransCape podium

International cyclists dominated the podium spots when the Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter got under way in George today. Australian mountain-bikers Damien Ingram and Stuart Cathcart...
Cyclists will test themselves in the unique one-day, three-stage event when the Takealot Jock Classic road cycle race takes place in Nelspruit, White River and Sabie in Mpumalanga on July 13. Photo: Memories 4 U Photography

Jock Classic offers cyclists several options

The Takealot Jock Classic, one of South Africa’s oldest road races, will offer a number of options when cyclists take the opportunity to stretch...
Amashova spirit kept alive with 2020 virtual event

Amashova spirit kept alive with 2020 virtual event

The pandemic has caused the postponement or cancellation of numerous cycling events, but organisers of the popular Amashova Durban Classic decided to go virtual...
Buys, Hill conquer the 2021 Fedhealth Magalies Monster MTB Classic!

Buys, Hill conquer the 2021 Fedhealth Magalies Monster MTB Classic!

North-West Province – Philip Buys and Sarah Hill conquered the Fedhealth Magalies Monster MTB Classic on their first attempt at the ATKV Buffelspoort on...
The ASG-Ellsworth outfit of HB Kruger (front) and Stuart Marais (right) lead the bunch on the 86km second stage of the Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter from Wilderness to Mossel Bay today. The 614km, seven-stage race finishes at La Couronne Wine Estate in Franschhoek on Saturday.

Kruger, Marais consolidate top spot in TransCape

HB Kruger and Stuart Marais consolidated their overall lead after breaking away on Outeniqua Pass and racing to their second consecutive stage win in...
From the end of May, South African consumers will have access to top-quality wheels produced by Italian manufacturer Gipiemme following a deal brokered by Positive Sports Solutions to become the sole distributor in southern Africa. Picture: Supplied

Italian wheels roll into SA market

A wide range of top-quality wheels manufactured by Italian company Gipiemme will soon be available in South Africa, following a deal brokered by Positive...