Shusha and Smith rule at Wild Coast MTB Classic

Shusha and Smith rule at Wild Coast MTB Classic: Winner Lindani Shusha, of Port Shepstone, leads the bunch at the start of the 40km race in the Bestmed Wild Coast Sun MTB Classic near Port Edward in KwaZulu-Natal today. Photo: Julian Carelsen Two KwaZulu-Natal cyclists, Lindani Shusha and Hayley Smith, took the honours in the feature races of the Bestmed Wild Coast Sun MTB Classic near Port Edward today. The 21-year-old Shusha, from Port Shepstone, picked up the men’s 40km title for the first time and Smith, who lives in Durban North, won … [Read more...]

Diarise dates for the unmissable South Coast Bike Fest™ 2018

Diarise dates for the unmissable South Coast Bike Fest™ 2018: One of the biggest events on the KwaZulu-Natal calendar, the annual South Coast Bike Fest, is set to attract record crowds to the Margate Beachfront Boulevard on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast as engines get revving from 27 to 30 April 2018. Positioning itself as Africa’s premier motorbike and music festival event, the second edition of the South Coast Bike Fest was established on the entrenched tradition of biking festivals in Margate. The 2017 festival attracted almost 60 000 … [Read more...]

Stiff climb key to victory in wild coast race

Stiff climb key to victory in wild coast race: There will be plenty of flowing single-track for cyclists to tackle when the Bestmed Wild Coast Sun MTB Classic takes place near Port Edward in KwaZulu-Natal on December 9. Photo: Em Gatland A 14km stretch of district road leading to the top of a plateau could be the tipping point when cyclists tackle the Bestmed Wild Coast Sun MTB Classic near Port Edward in KwaZulu-Natal next weekend. This is the opinion of the route director, Ian Wilson, who said their overall objective was to ensure that riders … [Read more...]

Wild Coast mountain bike race a family affair of note

Wild Coast mountain bike race a family affair of note: The Bestmed Wild Coast Sun MTB Classic will offer some spectacular trails near Port Edward in KwaZulu-Natal on December 9. Photo: Jetline Action Photography Organisers are literally leaving no stone unturned in their efforts to ensure that the inaugural Bestmed Wild Coast Sun MTB Classic is a family affair of note. The event, which includes four races for various ages and abilities, will take place at the Wild Coast Sun near Port Edward in KwaZulu-Natal on December 9. ASG Events, who have a … [Read more...]