White benefits from Marais drama

Tyronne White was on hand to make full use of Stuart Marais’ bad luck and claim a solid win in the 40km Sappi Howick MTB Classic on Sunday. White revelled in the technical riding of KZN’s oldest mountain bike event on the calendar and ended up finishing close to two minutes ahead of young Dean Wortmann with defending champion Jedson Tooms claiming third, while Sthembiso Masango and Sipho Khupiso rounded out the top five. In…

"White benefits from Marais drama"

Action aplenty at Howick Classic

KwaZulu-Natal’s oldest mountain bike event, the Sappi Howick MTB Classic, will be providing riders with a weekend packed with action as both the enduro and cross country marathon riders take to the trails on Saturday 3 March and Sunday 4 March respectively. With the introduction of two trail runs this year, the 10km and 20km, the weekend’s action has been given an extra element and this will appeal to those who might not feel the…

"Action aplenty at Howick Classic"

Tooms defends title at Howick

With a second Sappi Howick MTB Classic 40km Marathon title to his name in 2017, Howick local Jedson Tooms will be back to defend his title at the popular event on Sunday, 4 March. Tooms, who managed to fight off a strong local field at the race in 2017, won by over 45 seconds, highlighting that his local knowledge and technical skills were superior to the rest of the field which included the likes of Jeremy Thomson and a…

"Tooms defends title at Howick"