Press release: Wines2Whales entry to go on auction at Jonkershoek Trail building event

The organizers of the FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) events have continued their support of the Jonkershoek MTB Trail upgrade project by donating a team entry into the 2013 FNB W2W MTB Ride. The entry will be auctioned at a Trail Building evening in Stellenbosch on Wednesday, 10 July 2013.

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Arabella Challenge 2013

The Arabella Challenge 2013 encompasses new trail running and staged MTB events have been scheduled to take place in the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve area. The area is well known to sports fanatics as the staging ground for events such as African X, Gravity Adventure Festival, and the annual battle that is the Totalsports Challenge.

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Official response to concerns raised over control of access to Crystal Pools

Just last week a reader posted a comment on the Crystal Pools post. I forwarded the concerns to the City of Cape Town, and below is the email I received in response. In my opinion, the price of the permits is excessive, and can only be justified if for a start the money is being utilised to enforce the permits that it in fact pays for.

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