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 […]

PERFECT START FOR WOLHUTER AND BOYES AT WINELANDS

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][smartslider3 slider=”5″][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]   [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1523525485900{padding-right: 250px !important;padding-left: 250px !important;}”] PERFECT START FOR WOLHUTER AND BOYES AT WINELANDS Defending champion Chris Wolhuter and new teammate Craig Boyes made an early break to race to a comfortable victory on the opening stage of the Liberty Winelands MTB Encounter on Friday. Despite the relatively short ride of […]

WOLHUTER TO DEFEND WINELANDS TITLE WITH NEW PARTNER

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][smartslider3 slider=”5″][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1523535597765{padding-right: 250px !important;padding-left: 250px !important;}”] WOLHUTER TO DEFEND WINELANDS TITLE WITH NEW PARTNER   Defending champion Chris Wolhuter will line up for his title defence at the Liberty Winelands MTB Encounter with a new teammate. The 27-year-old, who won the inaugural event alongside Jarryd Haley, will be joining forces with Craig […]

MOUNTAIN BIKERS TO ENCOUNTER EPIC WINELANDS EXPERIENCE

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][smartslider3 slider=”5″][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]   [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1523535784977{padding-right: 250px !important;padding-left: 250px !important;}”] MOUNTAIN BIKERS TO ENCOUNTER EPIC WINELANDS EXPERIENCE   A three-day encounter over some of the best mountain biking terrain beckons for cyclists when the Liberty Winelands Encounter takes place from April 15 to 17. The inaugural event was limited to 100 two-man teams to ensure […]