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Woolcock back on familiar Winelands turf

Waylon Woolcock

Former champion Waylon Woolcock has put competitive racing behind him, but is looking forward to renewing a special association with the Liberty Winelands Encounter this weekend. The annual mountain-bike race through the scenic trails around Franschhoek and Paarl in the Cape Winelands will take place from Friday to Sunday. In partnership with HB Kruger, Woolcock […]

Deadline looms for Winelands Encounter entries

Liberty Winelands Encounter entries

Deadline looms for Winelands Encounter entries The race organisers of the Liberty Winelands Encounter are preparing for a late surge of entries ahead of today’s closing date for riders wishing to compete in the Western Cape event. The second race in the Liberty Encounter Series, the three-day event from April 12 to 14 takes place […]

Perfect mix for Winelands Encounter route

Liberty Winelands Encounter route

Perfect mix for Winelands Encounter route Riders in the Liberty Winelands Encounter can expect a perfect mix of mountain-biking ingredients, with a few challenges thrown in, when it takes place next month. Billed as the country’s most beautiful race, the fifth edition of the three-stage event will see cyclists tackle a 147km journey between the […]

Winelands Encounter set for another capacity entry

Liberty Winelands Encounter 2017

Winelands Encounter set for another capacity entry Billed as a high-quality but affordable event, race organisers ASG Events are geared up for a flood of interest in the Liberty Winelands Encounter, which takes place in mid-April. This is the second leg of the annual Liberty Encounter Series, which includes the TransCape MTB Encounter, currently in […]