Entries by Nic Lamond

Tour of Good Hope

Team Spur Specialized’s Ariane Kleinhans and Annika Langvad put the icing on their Cape Epic preparation by competing in the five-day Tour of Good Hope road race. It was a fantastic opportunity to bond and log some valuable training miles in the heat!

SA XCO Cup #2, Helderberg

James had high hopes for Helderberg and expected to make much of the racing at the front of the field as he had won the first round of the SA XCO Cup Series in Mankele in January. Unfortunately, after a good start he was unable to engage top gear and finished fifth.

SA XCO Cup #1, Mankele

SA XCO Cup #1 Mankele, 30 January Mankele, Mpumalanga James: 1st place On Saturday, 30 January James Reid made his bid for Olympic selection known up north. James had the measure of a strong Elite Men’s field, winning the first round of the South African XCO Cup Series in Mankele, Mpumalanga and earning Team Spur […]

Ariane and James Conquer Attakwas

Fairview Attakwas Extreme Mountain Bike Challenge, 16 January Oudtshoorn, Western Cape Ariane: 3rd place James: 3rd place It was a successful first outing for Team Spur’s Ariane Kleinhans and James Reid at the 2016 Fairview Attakwas Extreme Mountain Bike Challenge last weekend. Both athletes persevered against the challenging 122km course and world-class competition to finish […]