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Tshwane Diamond Cycle Classic

Pretoria boasts a brand new National Classic road cycling race following announcement today of the inaugural staging of the Tshwane Diamond Classic on 26 May this year. The Diamond Classic offers 110km and 50km route options which start and finish at the Baviaanspoort Correctional Facility.
The event starts and finishes at the impressive Baviaanspoort Correctional Facility, which presents ample parking, lots of shade, neat ablutions and impressive catering facilities – all crucial elements for accommodating a mass participation cycling event.

Posted on 5 Feb 2019

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100 Cycle Challenge Sweat for Charity

The Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) is proud to be listed as a charity for the 100 Cycle Challenge #SweatForCharity to take place in May 2019.
The 100 Cycle Challenge takes place every first Sunday in May in the City of Ekurhuleni, Gauteng.

Posted on 16 Nov 2018

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Tshwane Classic Driven By Action Ford

Cyclists and officials will be in the very capable hands of the Action Ford Motor Group when the Tshwane Classic kicks off at 05h45 on Sunday morning at the Voortrekker Monument. Action Ford has assisted with vehicles – consisting of lead vehicles, sweep bakkies and officials’ transport – on events presented by Hectic Promotions over […]

Posted on 7 Nov 2018

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Girdlestone, Oberholzer power to solo victories at Tshwane Classic

Dylan Girdlestone (Office Guru) put in a powerhouse display in the final 10km to claim a solo victory in the second edition of the Tshwane Cycle Classic, presented by Jacaranda FM and Sun Time Square at the Voortrekker Monument today. The men’s race was aggressive from the outset and 15 riders had dislodged themselves by […]

Posted on 7 Nov 2018

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Scene set for exciting Women’s Race at Tshwane Classic

The sparks are set to fly among the country’s top women in Sunday’s Tshwane Classic, presented by Jacaranda FM and Sun Time Square. The event will very likely boil down to a two-horse race in the women’s category, says Bestmed Women’s Team manager Owen Botha. “I believe the two girls to watch are Joanna van […]

Posted on 7 Nov 2018

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Tshwane Classic Route ‘Quite Simply Amazing’

Van Rooyen and his squad have completed two training rides on the course in preparation of the big day. “A win here is very important to us because it’s our home town event. Our sponsor, Bestmed, is nestled in Pretoria, so we really want to do well,” he said.
The Tshwane Classic route presents the famous Tom Jenkins ascent 12km from the finish and it provides a sublime platform for the climbers to pile on the pressure to try and create a lead going into the city centre and past Church Square.

Posted on 11 Oct 2018

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SA Cycling’s Next Big Chapter

The cycling fraternity is brimming with excitement about the race following the successful first edition of the event which attracted more than 5000 cyclists last year.

Posted on 9 Oct 2018

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Victor Matfield Saddles Up at Tshwane Classic

Former Springbok captain Victor Matfield will join the likes of Tshwane Mayor, Solly Msimanga, and thousands of other cycling enthusiasts at the start line of the Tshwane Classic on 4 November at the Voortrekker Monument.
“We have to support our own race here in Pretoria and it will be nice to see my old friends. We all seem to become more competitive as the years go by, so I’m looking forward to it.”

Posted on 9 Oct 2018

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Tshwane Cycle Classic Route Announced

The route for the 2018 Tshwane Classic has been tweaked to decrease the impact on the city and create a hassle-free, traffic free cycling environment. The City of Tshwane has again confirmed total road closure for the race which takes place on 4 November this year. The city’s signature mass participation cycling event is presented […]

Posted on 12 Sep 2018

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Bestmed Cycle4CANSA Championship Race Report

2018-08-26 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: BESTMED CYCLE4CANSA CHAMPIONSHIP BUTLER EDGES AHEAD OF HOFFMAN TO CLAIM CYCLE4CANSA VICTORY Pro Touch professional Reynard Butler proved the quickest in an exciting bunch sprint today to claim victory in the 21st Bestmed Cycle4CANSA Championship, presented by Optimum Financial Services at Sun City. Butler surprised defending champion Nolan Hoffman (BCX) on […]

Posted on 4 Sep 2018

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