If you want to ride the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge this year, riding your bicycle in winter could be a bit tough.
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It can be tough to stay active during Winter. There are a number of training opportunities that can keep you motivated and on a bike while the mornings are dark and cold - 947’s Alex Caige decided to take on a high performance customized programme at CycleZone in Rosebank.
If you put in some well-planned hours on your bike you can feel the benefit when it comes to Cycle Challenge Sunday.
Biased mountain bikers don’t like to hear that road cycling can vastly improve their fitness with constant effort; and some fanatical roadies are not even prepared to consider riding on dirt unless they have to. As big fans of all bicycle moves we prefer not to choose, but here are 5 reasons to give mountain biking a chance if you haven’t:
We loved this piece by Sally Perkins, a professional freelance writer. She enjoys reading, hiking, spending time with her family and travelling as much as possible. She has a keen interest in road safety as she is a cyclist.
We loved this piece in Soweto Urban West Side (by Janice Beckett) about Joseph Jacobs (49) from the Riverlea Cycling Club who said, “when I finished the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge, I reached a milestone that I thought I'd never reach.”
The Company Teams category offers opportunities to use the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge as a wellness day, a team building adventure, a powerful source of corporate exposure, and even a way to raise funds for a charity through the Ride for a Purpose platform.