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Stellenbosch trails benefit from fundraising

Tale behind the trail Venue to challenging events such as the Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge, Stellenbosch’s extensive mountain trail network is a result of the passion of a few, yet is enjoyed by thousands. When the 2011 fires devastated the existing trails in Jonkershoek Nature Reserve, a small group of Stellenbosch individuals initiated a project to restore, maintain and extend the trails across these magnificent mountains.  To do so, they needed an expert trail builder and […]

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Dakar winner Giniel de Villiers on mountain biking

Meet the Rally Rider: Giniel de Villiers has a mountain biking addiction. Giniel de Villiers has had a long and successful career in motorsport so far. The 2009 Dakar Rally champion may be one of the top Rally Raid drivers in the world but he also dominated local touring car racing in the 90s, with four South African Touring Car titles, including three in a row from 1997-1999. It was back in this decade that […]

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Stander defends African MTB XC title

Stander obliterates opposition South Africa’s Burry Stander (Specialized USN) put in a dominant performance at Jonkershoek, Stellenbosch near Cape Town on Saturday to retain the African Elite men’s cross-country mountain bike racing title.

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