Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run – Sunday 28 April 2019

Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run – Sunday 28 April 2019: Husqvarna MTB Challenge Photo: Supplied by Husqvarna Calling all mountain bikers and trail runners – entries are now open for the 2019 Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run, with race options to suit the whole family. This popular event has limited entries so don’t delay in entering. The race starts on Sunday 28 April at Gwahumbe Game & Spa in Mid-Illovo in KZN. The serious mountain bikers can choose either the 60km Husqvarna Classic MTB … [Read more...]

Marais and Keep take the titles at Husqvarna Classic

Marais and Keep take the titles at Husqvarna Classic: Stuart Marais, 60km MTB Winner 2017 Photo: Johan Pretorius Mid-Illovo – Stuart Marais is making a habit of winning mountain bike races this year with the latest victory coming in the Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge and Trail Run on Sunday. In the main 60km race, the Howick mechanical engineer overcame a fall which could have proved costly, but he picked himself up and rode on to a solid three-minute win over defending champion, Mid-Illovo local Derrin Smith, who in turn was two … [Read more...]

Marais and Keep take the titles at Husqvarna Classic

Marais and Keep take the titles at Husqvarna Classic: Stuart Marais, 60km MTB Winner 2017 Photo: Johan Pretorius Mid-Illovo – Stuart Marais is making a habit of winning mountain bike races this year with the latest victory coming in the Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge and Trail Run on Sunday. In the main 60km race, the Howick mechanical engineer overcame a fall which could have proved costly, but he picked himself up and rode on to a solid three-minute win over defending champion, Mid-Illovo local Derrin Smith, who in turn was two … [Read more...]

Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run – Sunday 30 April 2017

Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge & Trail Run – Sunday 30 April 2017: Derrin Smith, MTB winner 2016 Photo: Supplied by Husqvarna The winner of the women’s race at the 2016 Husqvarna Classic Mid-Illovo MTB Challenge, Jeannie Dreyer, said after the event that she “did not think much more can be done to improve the route.” She was wrong. The race organisers have managed to tweak and develop the course for the showcase 60km race this year and have made it even better than last year according to course designer Bruce Smith. The 60km … [Read more...]