The 3rd stage of the Giro del Trentino would see Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung put in another strong performance on the day. Natnael Berhane animated the stage in the days breakaway and Louis Meintjes went toe-to-toe with favourites on the final climb. 15 riders would go clear in the early break of the day but once the road started to tilt upwards, the weaker riders were soon distanced leaving Natnael out front with 5 other riders and 40km still to race. Team Sky kept the break in check all stage long with the gap never really seeing more than 2’30”. As we hit the penultimate.
The Fleche Wallonne saw riders tackle the famed Mur de Huy no less than 3 times yesterday. Stiehl Photography was out there for us, capturing all the effort and emotion on the infamous climb..
Nicolas Dlamini, Oliver Stapleton-Cotton, Clint Hendricks, Gustav Basson and Stefan de Bod, together with the World Cycling Centre Africa staff, travelled to Polokwane on Thursday 16 April 2015 to participate in the Annual Mayoral Road Cycle Race. On Friday morning they visited schools in the area to talk about bicycle awareness and how cycling can positively contribute to and change the youth’s lives. This falls in line with the Polokwane City Council’s Smart Mobility Vision program to create communities that “run, walk and cycle for life in Polokwane, City of Stars.” They have also invested in a 100 Qhubeka bikes to distribute in multiple communities,.