Team Spur is a professional South African mountain bike team, sponsored by Spur Steak Ranches and Specialized Bicycles. Team riders Ariane Lüthi and Alan Hatherly are proud ambassadors of the Spur Schools Mountain Bike League.

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Emphatic Silver for Alan Hatherly at UCI MTB World Champs

Team Spur’s Alan Hatherly capped off his best ever XCO season by finishing in second place in the U23 Men’s race at the UCI MTB World Champs in Australia, on Friday 8 September. Hatherly completed the six laps of the 4.3km course in 1:17:57, some 11 seconds behind New Zealand’s, Sam Gaze who won his second straight U23 World Championship, Maximilian Brandl of Germany rounded out the podium.

Second Overall for Team Spur-Wallonie at Perskindol Swiss Epic

Ariane Lüthi and Alice Pirard won the final stage of the Perskindol Swiss Epic on Saturday, 16 September to finish second overall on GC in the women’s category. “What a great week of racing!” commented an ecstatic Ariane after the finish of the 45km final loop around Zermatt, which included some 1900m of climbing. The Team Spur-Wallonie pair finished in 3 hours and 24 minutes, six minutes ahead of the Meerendal CBC outfit of Jennie Stenerhag and Esther Süss who did enough to win the overall.

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For the final stage of the Wines2Whales, riders make their way from Oak Valley to Onrus. For the final push of the weekend, how will the racing play out? 71km; 1200m

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It's play day at Wines2Whales as riders are treated to endless single track around Oak Valley and Paul Cluver. The skies are clear as riders head out for Stage 2: 71km, 1350m

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Riders were greeted with some wet weather as they lined up for Stage 1 of the FNB Wines2Whales. Alan Hatherly and Matt Beers - Athlete Page of Team Spur Red-E had a strong ride, but a puncture saw them lose some time just before the tricky portage section. Making their way through the A-Z trails leading into Oak Valley, they fought hard to claw back some time as they finished the stage in 4th place.

Ariane Lüthi and Ashleigh Moolman Pasio also suffered a brief mechanical, but were quick to hop back on their bikes. At the end of the 68km, they crossed the line in 6th place.

Stage two will treat riders to lots of single track on their loop surrounding Oak Valley.

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