Garden Route Trail Park 2017

Garden Route Trail Park:  The Garden Route Trail Park in Barrington has become synonymous with Mountain Biking in the Garden Route.  It is on many mountain biker’s bucket lists, and for good reason. We were fortunate enough to book into the Cottage on the farm, with the trails literally on our doorstep. The Trail park has […]

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When it all goes wrong

When it all goes wrong The old adage is that there are only two kinds of mountain bikers. Those who have crashed and those who will still crash. But it is wrong. Everyone has crashed. Some crashes are minor, afterwards we joke that that it only counts as a crash if the blood reaches your […]

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A Stellenbosch Summer Adventure

Stellenbosch has a multitude of trails available, and when permits for private trails are paid, it expands even more, but our mission was simple, ride as much of the trails that are open to ride without permits around Stellenbosch. We were a small crew, the Sheriff, his superfast Wife Sune and Myself. We started in […]

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The midday ride

Sometimes you just need to escape. Sometimes you just need to grab an opportunity when it half presents itself? Sometimes you need to squeeze in a bit of me-time in the middle of a rough schedule. Whether it is the fast paced action of a ride condensed into a limited time span, or whether it […]

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The Gansbaai Sufferfest – Funky Fynbos 2016

The Gansbaai Sufferfest:  The Gansbaai race is one of my favorite races on the calendar, and I missed it last year while cruising around in Namibia. Thus I simply had to do it this year. To make matters easier, we had accommodation in Gansbaai sorted so we sommer made a weekend out of this race. […]

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Ezelenduro: A riders perspective

Ezelenduro – A riders perspective I wanted to do this race badly, I wanted to test myself against the mountain, see how I stacked up against other riders and I wanted to have a lekker weekend around it as well. Last year I was still riding a little plastic bike with lightweight wheels that I […]

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