MTB Dash course befitting Nelson Mandela

Rio Olympic mountain bike track designer Nick Floros hopes he has put together a course for the Mandela Day MTB Dash that is befitting the revered Father of the Nation. Saturday’s MTB Dash offers mountain bikers options to race over three different distances: a 42km race for the regular riders who are looking for a proper challenge; an intermediate 21km event for weekend warriors and part-time mountain bikers; and a 10km fun ride aimed at…

"MTB Dash course befitting Nelson Mandela"

Tiffany to show women power at Mandela Day MTB

Howick – In Nelson Mandela’s book Long Walk To Freedom he says that he has “never regarded women as in any way less competent than men”. When those memoirs were published in 1994 Tiffany Keep was not yet born, but the inspirational first democratic President of South Africa could well have been talking about the 17-year-old cycling star when he uttered that quote. In 2018 Keep can spend Women’s Day reflecting on a stunning season…

"Tiffany to show women power at Mandela Day MTB"

MTB in honour of Nelson Mandela

Howick – As South Africa celebrates the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela, mountain bikers will once again have the chance to celebrate the life of the Father of the Nation at the Mandela Day Marathon MTB Dash on Saturday 25th August at the Mandela Capture Site near Howick. The three mountain bike races are part of the weekend of events that also include a road running marathon, trail runs, a fun run and…

"MTB in honour of Nelson Mandela"