George, Evans reclaim sani2c

After last year’s heartbreak, Kevin Evans and David George smashed the course record to reclaim their rightful place as winners of the 2012 sani2c, presented by BoE Private Clients, in Scottburgh on Saturday morning. The Nedbank 360Life riders took the overall lead after winning the opening stage between Underberg and McKenzie Club near Ixopo, KwaZulu-Natal, on Thursday and did not relinquish it again. On the third and final day, Evans…

May 21, 2012
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George, Evans in command at sani2c

David George and Kevin Evans turned in another commanding performance in near-perfect mountain biking conditions to claim the second stage of the sani2c, presented by BoE Private Clients, in southern KwaZulu-Natal on Friday. The Nedbank 360Life pair, from Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay respectively, powered through the 99km queen stage from McKenzie Club near Ixopo to Jolivet Farm in the Highflats region in a time of 3:34:41. They were followed…

May 21, 2012
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George, Evans call the shots at sani2c

David George and Kevin Evans came out all guns blazing on the opening stage of the three-day sani2c, presented by BoE Private Clients, in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday. The Nedbank 360Life riders drove the pace from the start to take the 86km first stage from Underberg to McKenzie Club near Ixopo in a record-shattering time of 2:35:44. In what was essentially a one-two for the professional outfit, they were followed home…

May 21, 2012
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Former champs eye more sani2c success

Defending champion Max Knox will team up with two-time former winner Mannie Heymans as they take on the three-day sani2c, presented by BoE Private Clients, which starts at Underberg in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday. Knox – who heads the MTN National Mountain Bike Marathon Series after five of the eight rounds – and his Namibian partner will be up against joBerg2c winners and pre-race favourites Kevin Evans and David George of…

May 15, 2012
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2012 results, pics & videos: Zini Estate Buffalo Classic

CLICK HERE FOR 2013 RESULTS Results are out for the first race in the MiWay Big5 Series – the Zini Estate Buffalo Classic from Sunday, 13 May 2012. 50km results 25km results For any results disputes, please email shane@nashuazulu.co.za. Photos Check out the photo album on Facebook here. There are also your individual photos available to purchase online, courtesy of Big5. Click here to visit the online shop. Use your race number to search…

May 15, 2012
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George Triumphs at tough Mabalingwe Ultra-Marathon

In case there was still any doubt, former professional road cyclist, David George, added more confirmation to his complete conversion to dirt when he beat a strong field of seasoned mountain bike racers to win Round 5 of the MTN National Ultra-marathon Series at Mabalingwe in South Africa’s Limpopo Province on Saturday. The 36-year-old George, racing for Nedbank 360Life, clocked a winning time of 04 hours and 23 minutes for…

May 14, 2012
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Sani2c has riders covered

Every mountain biker who takes on the sani2c, presented by BoE Private Clients, this week will receive R1-million worth of free life and physical impairment cover under a unique sponsorship from Nedgroup Life. In a first for the long-term insurance arm of Nedbank, Nedgroup Life will provide comprehensive 360Life policies for the 4 000 plus riders who traverse the three-day route from Underberg to Scottburgh in KwaZulu-Natal. The participants will compete…

May 14, 2012
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Sani2c invests in safer roads

Pedestrians and cyclists in a rural KwaZulu-Natal community will now be a lot safer as thousands of bicycles leave more than just tracks alongside the regional road. In a demonstration of what organiser Glen Haw calls “the power of mountain biking”, the sani2c, presented by BoE Private Clients, is building a lasting legacy in the form of a 3.5km dual-purpose cycling lane and pedestrian sidewalk along the R612 between Hlutankungu…

May 10, 2012
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MiWay Big5 Race 5: Kwambo Lion MTB Race 2012

LOOKING FOR 2013 SERIES DETAILS? CLICK HERE. All event info Date: Sunday, 30 September 2012 Time: Registration from 6:30am, races start from 8:45am Venue: Kwambo, Zululand Distances: 25km, 50km, 10km fun ride Enter now with Roag, click here! Online entries close midnight 26 September 2012! Some perks for this year’s race: Batching! We are batching this year. Please note that late entries cannot be seeded, so please enter online now…

May 10, 2012
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MiWay Big5 Race 4: Monzi Hippo MTB Challenge

All event info Date: Sunday, 2 September 2012 Time: Registration from 6:30am, races start from 8:45am Venue: Monzi Golf Club, Monzi, Zululand Distances: 25km, 50km, 10km fun ride Enter now with Roag, click here! Online entries close midnight 29 August 2012! Voted the BEST race in the 2011 MiWay Big5 MTB Series, this is a ride you don’t want to miss! Some perks for this year’s race: Batching! We are…

May 10, 2012
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