2024 Gravel National Championships: A Day of Remarkable Racing and Historic Achievements

The 2024 Gravel National Championships took place alongside the King Price Race 2 the Sun on May 11th, starting at the picturesque Hartebeespoort Dam. This gruelling event spanned 100 miles with 860 meters of ascent, challenging riders with its demanding terrain. The weather cooperated beautifully, providing an absolutely stunning backdrop for the day’s racing. The […]

2024 Marathon National Championships: A Celebration of Endurance and Excellence

The 2024 Marathon National Championships were held in the iconic Karkloof Mountain Bike Park, KZN, a venue celebrated for its challenging trails and stunning landscapes. This year’s event lived up to its reputation, offering riders an 85km course with a formidable 2679m of climbing. The technical terrain required riders to dig deep, both mentally and […]

Cycling SA Coaching and Mechanics Courses Report

Elevating Cycling Coaching and Mechanics: A Commitment to Excellence Cycling South Africa is dedicated to advancing the skills and knowledge of our community through our coaching and mechanics courses. Despite challenges that participants encounter and not meeting the desired passing rate in the recent Level 2 coaching course, our commitment to fostering a supportive learning […]

Meet Members of South African Road Cycling Commission: Tim Kock and Ian Goetham

Meet Members of South African Road Cycling Commission: Tim Kock and Ian Goetham Cycling South Africa is proud to announce the appointment of Tim Kock as the High-Performance Director of Road Cycling and the Convenor of Selectors for Road Cycling. Tim’s extensive career in cycling spans multiple disciplines, including track, road, and mountain biking. His […]

Community pages: your one stop for all thing cycling

Discover the Ultimate Hub for Cycling Enthusiasts in South Africa Are you a cycling enthusiast in South Africa looking for a one-stop resource to enhance your experience? Look no further! Our new community pages for cycling in South Africa is designed to bring together all aspects of the sport, creating a comprehensive hub for everything […]

South African Junior Cyclists Gear Up for 2024 World Track Championships

We extend hearty congratulations to the Junior cyclists listed below for their selection to represent South Africa at the upcoming UCI 2024 Junior World Track Championships: Riders: Gustav Dirk Roller Rhys Christopher Burrell Zane Salzwedel Mianette Theron   Support Staff: Sonja Schultz Ian Goetham   Scheduled to be held from August 21st to 25th, 2024, […]


In February 2023, Cycling South Africa received, on its online whistleblower reporting portal, notices accusing Shaun-Nick Bester (“Bester”), a cyclist licensed with Cycling South Africa who also operated a coaching business as a UCI level 4 certified coach. The notices accused Bester of sexual grooming, harassment and abuse. In line with all statues, policies and […]

SA’s best MTB riders come to Karkloof for Marathon Championships

Mark your calendars for May 25-26 as South Africa’s top mountain bikers gear up for the National Marathon MTB Championships, set amidst the breathtaking trails of Karkloof, KZN, during the annual Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival. Renowned for its exhilarating terrain, the Marriott Karkloof Country Club trail park, acclaimed as South Africa’s premier mountain bike […]

Celebrating Success: 2024 South African XCO and XCC Championships Recap

From May 3rd to 5th, 2024, Paarl, Western Cape, was abuzz with excitement as it hosted the South African XCC and XCO Championships amidst the picturesque backdrop of Spice Route. The vibrant atmosphere drew in numerous spectators, creating a truly memorable and family-friendly event. Friday marked the start of the Championships with the XCC, a […]

Message from the Deputy President of Cycling South Africa

Cycling South Africa holds meetings as per its constitution to govern cycling and make sure that key topics are discussed, approvals obtained, amendments of policies and recommendations for resolutions are considered by the General Assembly. The General Assembly of CyclingSA comprising of the Executive Board, National Office Bearers, Provincial Council, and associate members. These meetings […]

Cycling South Africa Unveils Team for 2024 UCI BMX World Championships in the USA

Cycling South Africa is excited to announce the team representing the country at the 2024 UCI BMX Racing World Championships. The event will take place in Rock Hill, South Carolina, USA, from May 17-18, 2024. This marks the second time the venue has hosted the UCI World Championships, following its inaugural success in 2017. The […]

Cycling SA Welcomes New Road Commission Members

Cycling South Africa is thrilled to announce the addition of new members to the Road Commission. We are excited to welcome Brandon Downes as Rider Representative, Sonja Schultz as Women’s Commissioner, and Jannie Schoeman as Vets/Masters Commissioner. Their contributions will help shape the future of road cycling in a positive direction. Let’s get to know […]


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