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Historic Start for Bestmed Tshwane Classic

The Bestmed Tshwane Classic is off to a blinding start compared to its other city race counterparts. None of the other current mass participation cycling events recorded the same growth in their first two years of presentation

Posted on 16 Oct 2019

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Ambassadors Add International Touch To Bestmed Tshwane Classic

More than twenty ambassadors have confirmed their participation in the Bestmed Tshwane Classic following an event presentation earlier this week at Tshwane House in Pretoria.
“This is a wonderful initiative and we feel privileged that the organisation has engaged with us,” said Rehfeld. “We are really looking forward to the race. Denmark has a proud cycling heritage and we have a reputation to uphold following our victory in the men’s World Championship road race at the weekend!”

Posted on 4 Oct 2019

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McLean Believes in Bestmed Tshwane Classic Winning Formula

“It’s clear from the response to the event that Pretoria cyclists have been hungry for their own event for quite some time. They have always had to travel great distances to get the feel of riding in a mass participation ride. Now, at last, they too can open the garage and ride to the start line, so to speak.”

Posted on 1 Oct 2019

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Bestmed Tshwane Classic Entries Close in One Month

Entries for the third staging of the Bestmed Tshwane Classic close on 22 October 2019. The event, which attracted 7000 cyclists in its second edition last year, takes place on 3 November 2019 at the Voortrekker Monument and is expected to attract 12 000 riders. Various roads in the city will be affected by the […]

Posted on 1 Oct 2019

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Kotze passes away due to injuries sustained at Cycle4CANSA accident

Wicus Kotze, an executive at Bestmed Medical Scheme, passed away last night following an accident at last Sunday’s Bestmed Cycle4CANSA road race when a group of cyclists were struck from behind by a minibus.
Kotze received immediate medical care on the scene and was taken to hospital where he underwent emergency surgery to try and stop his brain from haemorrhaging.

Posted on 2 Sep 2019

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Hoffman Races to Victory at Cycle4CANSA

Team ENZA/PBC captain, Nolan Hoffman, sprinted to a convincing bunch victory at the Bestmed Cycle4CANSA, which was presented by the Optimum Group at Sun City.

Posted on 2 Sep 2019

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‘The Hoff’ Aims for Fourth Win at Cycle4CANSA

“My knowledge of the route is a big advantage, but my success is due to my team-mates. We ride very well together. They understand my strengths and weaknesses and I trust them to lead me out for the sprint.”

Posted on 23 Aug 2019

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Bestmed Cycle4CANSA se Nuwe Bergfietsroete Maak Deure Oop vir Plaaslike Gemeenskap

“Ons werk al sedert die begin van die jaar aan die nuwe bergfietsroete en ons glo fietsryers gaan dit baie geniet. Die bestaande roete is uitgebrei in die Letsateng-wildreservaat en daar is indrukwekkende nuwe seksies ingesluit rondom die twee gholfbane.”

Posted on 21 Aug 2019

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Cycle4CANSA Entries Filling Up Fast

Following a swift increase in the entry uptake for this year’s edition of the popular Bestmed Cycle4CANSA, the organisation has reiterated that it will enforce an entry limit of 4 000 riders for the road event and 1500 riders for the mountain-bike event.

Posted on 16 Jul 2019

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Bestmed Tshwane Classic City Route Gets Cyclists’ Thumbs Up

“Lots of cycling commentators have described the Bestmed Tshwane Classic’s remarkable growth as a fairy tale story, but we remain realistic and we know that we’re still far from perfect. We know we have to get route control through the city 100 percent right this year,”

Posted on 16 Jul 2019

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