Entries by Zane

Preparing for the Biggest Ultra-Endurance Race of the Year

The Trans Baviaans is without a doubt South Africa’s iconic ultra-endurance mountain bike race. In a country where ultra-endurance events attract thousands of participants the Baviaans holds the torch as mountain biking’s Comrades Marathon. Now in its fifteenth year the 230 kilometre event takes place over two weekends, with races starting on the 11th and […]

Don’t Panic: Trans Baviaans Is Just Around The Corner

The Trans Baviaans, 24 hour MTB Marathon, is rapidly approaching and while there is virtually no time left for improving your fitness there is a great deal of preparation you can still do to ensure you have a successful ride. Whether you are lining up for the Race on the 11th of August or the […]

Trans News #3-18

Goeie Dag Die koudste week van die jaar! Wikus van der Walt is tans besig met die Freedom Challenge en het deur n spier wit Hel gery 2 dae terug! Hy het ook deur die Baviaanskloof gery en beplan om hierdie jaar vir die eerste keer ooit in 15 jaar sy eie event die Trans […]

Trans News #2-18

Goeie Dag Die maand van April het aangebreek. Vir die wat nog ons “Polar Training planners”oorweeg, hierdie sal die maand wees om te begin met die oefening program. Trans Talks / Rides The past Trans Talk’s have been very well received and we had great turn outs at all of these evenings! Thank you so much for the […]

Trans Talks – The Big Cities

The Big Cities of our country was up next for the Trans Talk Roadshow, but first an “intimate session” with the boys from Pietermaritzburg in Greg Minnaar Cycles. It was a small group of people but a good talk with lots of questions and discussion on the Trans Baviaans. Centurion, a predicted 150 people for […]

First Round – Trans Talk 2017

The Trans Talks in the Eastern Cape region 2017. The first round of Trans Talks has been very well received in Port Elizabeth and East London last week. Port Elizabeth saw double the number of people from the previous year and The Bike & Brew was jam packed with 90% of the mountain bikers being […]

Trans News #2 -17

Trans Talk Schedule and more on the Trans Baviaans 2017. The very popular Trans Talk Info evenings will come your way in the next couple of weeks as we kick off the tour with Port Elizabeth tonight at The Bike & Brew. If you have questions about the event, the format or would like to […]