Basson surges to Berge en Dale victory

Team RoadCover’s young all-rounder Gustav Basson won the 106km Rudy Project Berge en Dale cycling classic with a formidable solo effort in Krugersdorp this morning.   The former U19 national time-trial champion showed his skills against the clock when he escaped late in the race from a five-man breakaway group – which included teammates Clint […]

Pros to test form for SAs at Berge en Dale

With it scheduled a mere week before the South African road championships, this Saturday’s Rudy Project Berge en Dale cycling classic on the West Rand carries extra importance for the country’s top professionals. “Everyone will be looking for a good result a week before the nationals,” said RoadCover team manager Nic White, “and a lot […]

Safer Berge en Dale Classic route approved

Organisers of next weekend’s Rudy Project Berge en Dale Classic confirmed a change to the official race route after receiving the go-ahead from local authorities. Route director Darren Herbst said they made the decision in conjunction with the Mogale City Metro Police Department to divert the iconic West Rand cycle race from its traditional course […]

Spectacular criterium racing comes to national classics

Cycling enthusiasts can look forward to witnessing top-class, European-style racing on South African soil following the announcement of a new national criterium series. The ProTouch Cycling Club Criterium Series, which is supported by Liberty, will be held alongside some of the country’s major one-day classics this year. The opening event takes place at the Berge […]