Hundreds of MTB riders and supporters are heading for Bekker School in Gauteng for the eagerly anticipated finals of the Spur Schools MTB league. The league recorded stratospheric growth during the 2015 season and organisers are expecting a tough battle as schools compete for league supremacy and the coveted championship title.Read More
SOUTH AFRICAN SCHOOLS CYCLING (SASC) PRESS
A team of 14 riders representing seven schools have been selected to represent KwaZulu-Natal at the upcoming Spur Schools Mountain Bike League national finals at Bekker School in Magaliesburg.Read More
Menlopark High School once again showed their supremacy staying undefeated at the top of the log, while securing eight podium positions and three series winners on a challenging and technical track at this weekend’s Gauteng finals of the Spur Schools Mountain Bike League presented by Anatomic.Read More
More than 300 riders are expected at the Mpumalanga finals of the Spur Schools MTB League at Mankele mountain bike park in Nelspruit tomorrow (Saturday, 22 August).
With a close point count amongst the leading riders in the senior categories, an action packed finals can be expected.
Conventional mountain biking can be a lonely adventure over terrain that non-cyclists consider dangerous, but the aim of the Spur Schools MTB League is much broader. Promoting cycling as a school sport is part of the deal, so the routes try to balance skill and fitness with fun.Read More
The Spur Schools MTB League is in full swing and early indications are that the league will quickly reach its target for 10 000 entries for the 2015 season. Over 584 riders from 50 Gauteng schools competed in the first event of the Gauteng Spur High School MTB Series presented by Anatomic.Read More
The Western Cape leg of the 2015 Spur Schools MTB League got off to a thunderous start with a record number of 530 riders attending the first race of the season this weekend at Meerendal Wine Estate.Read More
South African Schools Cycling (SASC) is driving cycling skills development to young school goers in a very big way, and the inaugural Solomon’s Primary Schools MTB Development Series, presented by SASC, is making huge inroads into the growth of cycling and cycling development at schools.Read More
South African Schools Cycling (SASC) President, Deon Steyn, presented a mountain bike commissaire’s course in Bloemfontein on Saturday 24 January. Steyn, a qualified UCI MTB commissaire, has recognised that there is a shortage of MTB commissaires in some of the provinces, with the Free State and North West provinces not having any.Read More