Silverstar will add sparkle to Berge & Dale

The Silverstar Casino is set to provide a sparkling finish to the Takealot Berge & Dale cycling road race when it takes over as the new race venue next month. The 20th edition of the popular event in Krugersdorp on Gauteng’s West Rand will be held on...

Early bird entry deadline looms for Berge & Dale

Cyclists wishing to take advantage of a golden opportunity to enter the Takealot Berge & Dale road race at a discounted price have until Friday to do so. Race organisers ASG Events are providing a 15% discount on the entry fee for the event, which is presented by...

Maree edges Main in Berge en Dale

Team Telkom’s David Maree edged RoadCover’s Kent Main in a sprint finish to snatch the men’s honours in the Bestmed Berge en Dale Championship at Muldersdrift on the West Rand today. The 27-year-old from Fourways in Johannesburg said the outcome had been “a bit of...

RoadCover fired up for Berge en Dale

Team RoadCover have made a strong start to the year by winning the Mpumalanga Cycle Tour and will be looking to continue their success in the Bestmed Berge en Dale Championship next weekend. Last year the outfit filled the top three places in the 102km road classic at...

Oberholzer prepared for Berge en Dale challenge

As someone who relishes a challenge, Carla Oberholzer is in the right frame of mind to make a charge for the title at the first major national classic of the South African road cycling season early next month. The 29-year-old professional from Clarens in the Free...

Berge en Dale a dress rehearsal for SA champs

Many of the country’s leading cyclists will be heading to the 102km Bestmed Berge en Dale national classic on the West Rand in what could be a dress rehearsal for the national road championships. The 15th edition of the road race, which also sports a 55km component,...

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...

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...

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...

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...