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Gearing Up for the Cape Pioneer Trek

The 2017 Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, is nearly upon us and this year’s edition promises to be one of the most exciting yet. The seven day Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) accredited stage race boasts a field of riders from nineteen nations and takes place from Sunday the 15th to Saturday the … Continued

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CPT Q&A: With Team Spur Valencia

Name Ariane Lüthi Amy-Beth McDougall Nationality Swiss South African CPT’s Completed 3 1 Best Result Mixed Champ 2010 & 2011 Women’s Champ 2013 N/A Twitter @ArianeLuthi @amymacmtb Facebook Fan Page Ariane Lüthi N/A Instagram @ariane.luthi @amymacmtb   Dryland: Ariane and Amy, we’re looking forward to hosting you at the Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented … Continued

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Robyn de Groot & Sabine Spitz Q & A

We’re proud to announce that the current South African XCM champion, Robyn de Groot, will be teaming up with one of mountain biking’s iconic names, Sabine Spitz, for the 2017 Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen. In the build up to the race we caught up with the Ascendis Health duo to chat … Continued

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#ExploreAfrica with the Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen

Win one of two upgraded packages – including a team entry to the 2017 Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek presented by Biogen – and an additional week of Southern Cape activities simply by entering the 2017 event. The prize is valued at an amazing R150 000 (or €10 000)! Included in the prize is a platinum upgraded … Continued

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Q&A with Joel Stransky

As one of South Africa’s best loved sport stars and an increasingly competitive mountain biker Joel Stransky is an icon of cycling. He’ll be representing Rhodes Quality Food Group at the 2017 Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, and we asked him a few questions about what he’s expecting from the #racewithsoul. Cape Pioneer … Continued

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Cape Pioneer Trek Supports Mountain Bike Trail Network in George

When the Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, rolls into George on the 17th of October 2017 it will be the ninth time Dryland Event Management’s flag ship event visits the capital of the Southern Cape. For seven of those nine visits the stop-offs in George were all-too brief though. In 2016 the … Continued

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CAPE PIONEER TREK 2017 ROUTE RETURNS TO SWARTBERG PASS SUMMIT

The route for the ninth Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen international mountain bike stage race has been revealed and it’s longer than the 2016 edition, with more climbing. It also spends more time in the coastal region around Mossel Bay, has a time trial stage in the middle and returns to a … Continued

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Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, Entries Open

Entries to the 2017 Momentum Health Cape Pioneer Trek, presented by Biogen, opened at 12:00 on the 14th of December 2016 alongside the launch of the sponsorship partnership between Momentum Health and Biogen for Dryland Event Management’s flagship mountain bike stage race. The three year sponsorship agreement is set to take the race, already famed … Continued

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CAPE PIONEER TREK ENTERS NEW ERA WITH TOP SPONSORS

The 2017 Cape Pioneer Trek international mountain bike stage race, to which entries opened on 14 December 2016, will offer a refined rider experience, a Queen Stage and a fresh look, thanks to the investment of new sponsors, Momentum Health and Biogen. The ninth edition of the annual seven-day mountain bike stage race, which is … Continued