Maiden Satellite Classic win for Van Heerden
Steven van Heerden won the Bestmed Satellite Classic cycling road race for the first time as he outsprinted his rivals in the 110km event near Hartbeespoort Dam in North West Province today. The 25-year-old BCX rider, from Kempton Park in Johannesburg, held on in the final surge for the... Read more
Cycling: Hoffman has a point to prove in Satellite Classic
Nolan Hoffman says he is always motivated to prove others wrong and that will be his goal when he defends his title in the Bestmed Satellite Classic cycling road race on Saturday. The 110km feature event near Hartbeespoort Dam in North West Province will see cyclists from around the... Read more
Bestmed Satellite Classic a perfect launching pad
The Bestmed Satellite Classic, to be held near Hartbeespoort Dam in the North West Province on October 13, will provide cyclists with the perfect launching pad for the upcoming road-racing season. The annual cycling extravaganza comprises a number of options headed by the feature 110km race, which has the... Read more
Joubert defends title in Makro mountain-bike race
Marco Joubert was pleased to be back on the winner’s podium after a long struggle with injury as he successfully defended his title in the Bestmed-Makro mountain-bike race near Port Elizabeth today. The 21-year-old, who grew up in PE but now lives in Stellenbosch, defeated Jason Meaton in a... Read more
Cycling: Britz to draw on European experience at world cycling champs
Promising South African cyclist Azulde Britz will hope to put the experience she recently gained racing in Europe to good use when she competes in the World Road Championships later this month. The 17-year-old Pretoria schoolgirl has been included in the national squad for the world event which takes... Read more
Positive Sports nurtures new talent
Providing opportunities for promising South African cyclists is one of the key elements of Positive Sports Solutions’ business philosophy – and teenager Aaron Heyneke is the latest to be brought on board. Besides providing a range of premium cycling products to the southern African region, the SA distribution company... Read more
Bestmed Makro Championship: Gouveris, Schoeman geared up for Makro challenge
Champions Brad Gouveris and Anriette Schoeman are ready for the challenges of early-season racing when they defend their titles in the Bestmed Makro Championship in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. Cyclists will have a chance to return to action after the winter months when the feature 106km road race takes... Read more