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Timbercity Cycle Tour: Race report

  So Sunday 1 October 2017 was my 1st road race since returning from Italy in June. Unfortunately I was not able to return to Italy due to circumstances out of my and the team’s control. So i was exited to return to racing. Since the race was on my home turf, Oudtshoorn, I was confident…

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Telkom 94.7 road race

23 November 2016 The Telkom 94.7 in Johannesburg was my last big race of the year and what a race it was! The race started out fairly slow and nothing really happened until about 10 km into the race. There were guys trying their luck with a breakaway, but most of them got caught before…

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TROFEO JUNIOR AYTO. CERVERA DE PISURGA

Wednesday 17 August 2016: What can I say my European racing season has come to the perfect end . Another win just to make sure the one on monday wasn’t just luck. The Trophy Ayuntamiento de cervera de Pisuerga was yesterday the 17 August. It was a really hard race and there was very little…

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XXXVIII ANDRA MARI SARI NAGUSIA-IGORRE 2016

15 August 2016: In the Basque country, Igorre was the start of my second last race and I made it one to remember. My first win on European soil. Today I decided that I really wanted the win so bad I would do anything. It started out like a normal race with a little bit…

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III G.P. NUESTRA SEÑORA DE VILLASOMERA

13 August 2016: Another race done and dusted. The III G.P. NUESTRA SEÑORA DE VILLASOMERA took place in the town of Rasines. So today I decided to try a different strategy and not go in the break. I’ve pretty much been in the breakaway at every race and so far it didn’t work out .…

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XLVI Gran Premio El Christo

6 August 2016:Today I did the XLVI Grand Prix Christ in the town of Guriezo, one of the last races in Spain for me this year. The race, 90 Km, consisted of 10 laps and 22 climbs with a total ascent of 1528 m. The legs felt good today and I stayed in the front…

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Junior Tour of Portugal – Stage 3

30 July 2015: Last stage of Volta a Portugal, Boticas to Macedo de Cavaleiros, 110,3 km. Woke up and for the first time in a week my legs felt good. Started the stage with a 3 km climb to get the legs warmed up. At 21 km we started with our first big climb of…

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Junior Tour of Portugal – Stage 2

Racing in Portugal is not exactly what I expected. Today(29 June) was the second stage of Volta a Portugal Juniores, Vila Verde to Fafe – 88 Km, and even crazier than yesterday. The race started with a big downhill and a few crashes here and there. The thing about racing here is that you never…

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Junior Tour of Portugal – Stage 1

Today(28 June) is the first stage of the Volta a Portugal . It was about 38° at the start of the race and it stayed that way until the end ! The stage from S. M. da Feira to Braga was108.6 km long and consisted of rolling hills and only one 3rd category climb. The pace…

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CIRCUIT XXXII CANTABRO – Race report

Hi everyone, Saturday the 16 was the start of the XXXII Circuito Cantabro 2016. On Saturday morning we did a 70 km road race, the pace was really high from the start . At about 37 km into the race I got into a breakaway . The intermediate sprint was at 44 km and I…

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