Competition Commission Enquiry – Fritz Pienaar Cycles Response

Fritz Pienaar Cycles response to the announcement by the Competition Commission that it intends to launch an enquiry into alleged price-fixing by the cycle retail industry and thereby implicating Fritz Pienaar Cycles as one of the parties allegedly involved: We firmly deny any involvement in any alleged scheme to break the law and create a so-called cartel to fix prices or margins in the cycle retail industry. We did attend…

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MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP TICKETS GO ON SALE

Ticket prices for next year’s Soccer World Cup final will cost a much as R6143 per person and you’re certainly not going to be within touching distance of the players. On the other hand, the 2009 Nissan UCI Mountain Bike World Cup, presented by Shimano in Pietermaritzburg from 10-12 April, will put you into the thick of the action among the world’s best mountain bike racers for as little as…

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WORLD-CLASS BIKE PARK TO OPEN IN SANDTON

The wait is almost over for mountain bikers in Gauteng who have been bristling with anticipation to ride at the new world-class Toyota MTN Bike Park in Sandton when it opens on Saturday 22 November. Besides many kilometres of man-made trails catering for all skill and fitness levels, there’s also a world championship standard BMX track at the park, which is situated on the land adjacent to Main Road and…

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MTB – Slang

Are you new to Mountain Biking? Have you over-heard people talking about railing, nailing a berm or even braging about there clipless pedal system!  Well then this article is for you, I have found an article from Dirt World “live to ride” who goes on to explain the meaning of the above words along with many others. Full Rigid A Mountainbike with no suspension mechanism of any type.    …

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De Villiers Rules at Emperor’s Palace

There’s just no stopping the resurgent Yolande de Villiers! The 35-year-old mountain bike racing specialist took her good form to the tar on Sunday and gave her Cycle Lab Supercycling Toyota team their first big-race victory of the year at the Emperor’s Palace Classic in Boksburg.

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