Yolande Speedy, pictured here on her way to victory at the first Mazda MTN SA Cup in Jonkershoek, Stellenbosch, has won the second event of the tour in Pretoria. Photo by Gary Perkin Yolande Speedy lived up to her pre-race favourite status, when she blazed her way to comfortable victory in the women’s Pro-Elite race […]
Ronel van Wyk
Yolande Speedy (left) and Yolande de Villiers (right) may seem friendly when they smile for the camera, but the action in the Barberton Challenge will be all grit and determination, as South SA’s best compete for victory in the first leg of the 2008 Mazda MTN Series. South Africa’s top cyclists return to the Barberton […]
The lead group at the recent Dischem Cradle Classic contains (from left) Robyn de Groot, Lizanne Naude (obscured), Elsa Karsten, Cherise Taylor, Anriette Schoeman and Lynette Burger, all of whom are expected to be in the hunt for a podium finish in Sunday’s Pick ‘n Pay Amashovashova, in KwaZulu-Natal. There is no outright favourite to […]
The top women at the 2006 Pick ‘n Pay Amashovashova, (from left) Lynette Burger (third), Chrissie Viljoen (winner) and Ronel van Wyk (second). The 2007 Amashovashova is once again throwing its support behind women’s cycling, and will offer equal prize money to the first man and woman across the finish line. At a time when […]
The exit of top competitors like Ronel van Wyk has many players worried about the state of professional women cycling. The resignations of top women cyclists Anke Erlank-Moore, Chrissie Viljoen and Ronel van Wyk has cast the sport under a spotlight, with concerns about the lack of recognition for professional women cyclists, proper selection structures […]
Anriëtte Schoeman (Right, Proline) is counted among the experienced warhorses to continue battle against a new crop of young guns, including Lynnette Burger (Left, Cyclelab). The retirement of three women in the past three months has left the race for the woman’s title wide open in Sunday’s PowerAde Dome2Dome Cycling Spectacular.
Team Proline computers managed to take three of a possible 6 medals at the SA Championships, being held in Bloemfontein over the past weekend.
There is a determination in this voice: "Nothing, but nothing is going to keep me from racing the OUTride on 29 July in Pretoria," said Altie Clarke about the OUTsurance Tshwane Mayoral Ride.
The Konica-Minolta Racing Team was firing on all cylinders this past weekend as they raced the Liberty Ride for Sight on Sunday 18 February 2007. They did not disappoint as the Ladies Team took the first 4 spots to make it a perfect day for the team.
Yolandi du Toit spoke to gsport following her amazing win of Sunday’s Pick ‘n Pay 94.7 Cycle Challenge, her win having made it two in a day for sponsor Konica Minolta, after her team-mate and boyfriend Martin Velits sprinted away from the pack to take the earlier men’s race.