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Pure Savage came together at 2011’s Coronation Double Century (CDC). The name was going to be Team Smiles, but when the person who proposed the name was dropping during a training ride because the team kept going out of Zone 2, the name Pure Savage was born.

Adie Watermeyer got the original Pure Savage CDC team together and organised their kit. He made up a sponsor to make them look the part, #OnFireMarketing. They now have two CDC teams, with about 50 riders riding in Pure Savage Kit regularly.

Pure Savage Average DC 2019

The Pure Savage Average 2019 DC Race Report

Pure Savage Men’s Double Century Team 2019

Pure Savage Men’s DC Race Prep

One Tonner 2019

Breathtaking Bainskloof followed by a Heroic dose of Savageness

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...

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   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...

99er Savage Race Report 2020

New route 99er cycle tour!

Paarl Cycle Tour – Pain cave from E!

Pure savage 3 man TT at Paarl Cycle Tour

Pure Savage Double Century 2019

After the last edition of the Coronation Double Century the men’s team saw a fair amount of movement in the team as Aaron “The Bottle” Borril moved over to the UK, we believe so he would have more justification for riding the indoor trainer due to the weather. Neill...

Savage Shop

Launch of the Pure Savage Online Shop