Trans Baviaans 2018

Trans Baviaans 2018

In November 2017 at the Coronation Double Century, Kevin and Waldo had a fat chat around the dinner table and the idea spawned that we should give Trans Baviaans (TB) a proper go. Kevin just missed a sub 10 on his previous attempt in 2017 with Dean. Waldo had never...
LCE Lagoon MTB Funride 2017

LCE Lagoon MTB Funride 2017

With the road duties of Saturday’s LCE Lagoon Cycle Challenge done and dusted, our resident West Coast Savage Willie “branch manager” Calitz also did the LCE Lagoon MTB Funride on Sunday…Local is mos lekker! With the short MTB route of 38km,which ended up stretching...
Dr Evil Stage 3

Dr Evil Stage 3

45km, 750m climbing (Single track and forest jeep track) We started day three with all the best intentions with the plan to ride in. The first spanner in the works was that our Air B&B puppy managed to nip Brendon’s already dodgy rear tyre, no problems, the plugs...
Dr Evil Day 1

Dr Evil Day 1

Dr Evil day 1 – 72km, 1300m climbing (district/farm gravel roads and forest jeep track) We decided to ride from our accommodation in Plett to the start at Wittedrift High School. A little 13km downhill warm up, thinking about whether or not we would regret the ‘warm...
Pure Savage Qhubeka bike donation

Pure Savage Qhubeka bike donation

While scavenging gumtree for some deep section carbon wheels a few weeks back, we came accross a Qhubeka bike for sale. Not knowing at the time that somebody could buy a bike for their personal use we questioned the sale. After being enlightened to the awesomeness...