“Mountain bike enthusiasts, families and friends can look forward to an action-packed weekend,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. “Our MTB festivities will kick off on Saturday, 03 September 2016 with the Fedhealth Kids MTB Events. Junior MTB enthusiasts can choose between a 500m, 1.5km and 5km Fun Ride. On Sunday, 04 September 2016 the more serious mountain bikers will get to enjoy the magnificent trails on offer in the Durbanville Winelands.”

“Durbanville is the centre of the Northern Suburbs MTB hub,” continues Meyer. “The 2016 Fedhealth MTB Challenge route incorporates the best of the famous Tygerberg MTB trails, including routes that are normally closed to the general public. Entrants can look forward to a special MTB experience that includes magnificent views of the ocean, Robben Island and Table Mountain. The changing of the seasons will also add to the ambiance with the route currently boasting with various shades of yellow and green.”