WHEELED EVENTS IN KWAZULU- NATAL
• Seen here is Sthembiso Masango during last year’s KZN XCO Championships. The weekend sees a slew of MTB races:
• February 20- 21: Greg Minnaar Cycles’ KZN MTB Provincial DHI and Enduro Series # 1, starting at 12 pm from St Ives with a enduro on Saturday, and a downhill race on Sunday at 10 am. More on kznmtb.co.za
• February 20: Time Freight Midmar Notts Road Cycle Race Burg Wheelers, from the dam to Howick over 80 km, 60 km or 30 km routes. • February 21: Cedara MTB Classic, with short to long routes from Cedara College. Entries close on February 17. More on jowettscycles.co.za
• February 20- 21: Trans Drak MTB multistage race from Montrose to Swinburne.
• February 21: 100’ s Riders host a breakfast social in Salt Rock for all friends in the Midlands and on the coast. More information available from Chris at 032 525 7460. ( The venue caters for vegetarians, but beware of Minesh’s chilli sauce!)
• May 27- 29: Inaugural SA Bike Festival at the new Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. Book online at itickets.co.za
• April 28 to May 1: Afrika Bike Week, Margate.