After what has turned out to be a rather disappointing year for the SA national DH cup series with mother nature dictating whether it is safe enough for us to race or not and the second round in Port Elizabeth being canceled, here is the current points log… (more…)
This video was shot during the practice runs at the last National of the 2010 season at Mankele. The clips were compiled in sequence from the start to the finish in order to give viewers an idea of how the course runs from top to bottom. All footage was shot by myself on an entry level camcorder, so please excuse the quality. Enjoy.
The 2010 SA national DH season was an eventful one with a healthy number of riders from all provinces taking part this year. The season drew to a close at Fort Klapperkop, Pretoria on Sunday 18 July… (more…)
The meandering mountains of the lowveld and Mankele bike-park played host the the fourth and final round in the MTN National downhill cup series this past weekend, with the season ending on a high note… (more…)
Greg Illingworth put this rad edit together for us featuring some of the action from the first round of the Nationals. We hope you enjoy!
The 1st round of the SA National DH series has gone down and what an awesome weekends racing it was. The track was fairly testing and a number of riders were caught out in its rough technical sections. Watching guys going through the rougher bits it was also clear that very few guys set up their bikes for this track. And pogo stick rebound was causing a lot of guys to crash. Greg Minnaar, Tim Bentley, and Pottie were in a league of their own, and put a huge margin into the rest of their competitors. (more…)
By Press Release:
Johann Potgieter (Red Bull Von Zipper) maintained his impressive run of consistency when he won the final leg of the MTN National Mountain Bike Downhill (DH) Cup at Klapperkop, Pretoria on Sunday. (more…)
We just got word that the new Klapperkop track is ready to ride and there will be open practice this weekend… (more…)
The big guy from Australia threw down at the MTN DH National this weekend… (more…)