Tour de Bootlegger 2019

Tour de Bootlegger 2019

The goal of the second Pure Savage Tour de Bootlegger was to share the radness with more cyclists and to quote the words of world traveller Borat, “Great success”. To do this the 180km tour was split into three stages, a Southern Loop, a Nothern loop and an Atlantic...
Enter the Tour de Bootlegger

Enter the Tour de Bootlegger

The 2019 edition of Tour de Bootlegger is taking place on the final day of the Tour de France, 28 July 2019. We have therefore split our tour into 3 stages, The South, The North and the Atlantic Seaboard. Starting at 7:30 at the Bootlegger in Dreyer Street, Claremont....

Knysna Cycle Tour

The annual Knysna Rotary Cycle Tour took place this last weekend on a wet but surprisingly warm weekend. Opting to go back to our roadie routes we decided only to do the long road route on the Sunday and not the mountain bike on the previous day. This decision had...
Why We Think the New Short Cycle Tour Rocks

Why We Think the New Short Cycle Tour Rocks

Last week the Cape Town Cycle Tour Trust announced that they would be adding a shorter route option on the Saturday in addition to the 109km version on the Sunday. Many people’s first reaction was that this was a possible change to an institution by adding a...
Pure Savage One Tonner

Pure Savage One Tonner

Pure Savage One Tonner   The One Tonner has always been a testing ground for the team a month before the Xmas of cycling, the Coronation Double Century. This has meant in the past we have had a full contingent of riders hustling in the start chutes in the last week of...
West Coast Express 2018

West Coast Express 2018

The first local PPA race of the season kicked off this weekend with the West Coast Express hosted by the Outriders. The excitement of the Cape Town Cycle Tour entries opening in the previous week was great enough to get over 700 people to brave the freezing conditions...