Mountain Bike Magazine SANI - Autumn 2018 - Page 14

MOUNTAIN BIKE EDITORIAL DIRECTOR & PUBLISHER Paul Ingpen paul@electricink.co.za 021 438 5972 / 082 990 8408 MANAGING EDITOR Liza West CREATIVE DIRECTOR Elinore de Lisle COMMERCIAL MANAGER Abré Roux abre@electricink.co.za 021 438 5972 136 PAGE OPERATIONS EXECUTIVE Naz Jones PHOTOGRAPHY Adam Photography, Dominic Barnardt, Martin Bissig, Fraser Britton, Michal Cerveny, Sam Clark, Ale Di Lullo, Norbert-Eisele-Hein, Bill Freeman, Em Gatland, Tobias Ginsberg, Markus Greber, Xavier Koenig, Craig Kolesky, Jacques Marais, Dan Milner, Navworld, Red Bull Content Pool, Wayne Reiche, Ride Big, Kevin Sawyer, Pierre Smit, Erik Vermeulen, John-Louis West, Bartek Wolinski CONTRIBUTORS Seamus Allardice, Jason Bailey, Pam Barr, Zane De Decker, Martin Dreyer, Yolandi du Toit, Sam Gaze, Lisa Goode, Bianca Haw, Nikki Haywood, Jane Horton, Andrew Ingpen, Andrew Kenny, Caroline Krog, Jacques Marais, Steffi Marth, Ben Melt Swanepoel, Holger Meyer, Hans Rey, Evie Richards, Richie Schley, Katja Steenkamp GEAR 34 What’s New: The hottest stuff for the cooler season. 84 Tech: Talking tyres – what’s best for who, when and why? 32 Pro-file: Sam’s winning Specialized S-Works Epic. 52 Pro-file: Check out Evie Richards’ Trek Procaliber. ON THE CALENDAR 132 Pick your races: The whole gamut from June to August 2018. 14 | MTB | look what we have for you GET YOUR RIDE ON 60 Kingdom Enduro: The downhill adventure you’ve been craving. 66 Worlds: A recap of the season kick off, plus all the NB racing dates. 108 Snow Bike Festival: Get your fill of the fluffy white stuff. 114 The Munga: Jane Horton flies the warrior woman flag. 128 African MTB Series: Conquering the Dark Continent by bike. SANI2C RIDE GUIDE 136 Everything you need to know for this year’s event. To advertise in these publications please call Abré on 078 0995 473 or email abre@electricink.co.za Mountain Bike magazine is published by Electric Ink Media. Copyright: Electric Ink Media. No portion of this publication may be reproduced without prior written consent from Electric Ink Media or the authors. The publishers are not responsible for any unsolicited material. The opinions expressed are not necessarily those of Electric Ink Media or the editors. Editorial & advertising enquiries: admin@electricink.co.za 7 Pitlochry Road, Bakoven, Camps Bay 8005 Printed by Paarl Media Paarl Distribution: Mia 083 445 5097 MOUNTAIN BIKE EDITORIAL DIRECTOR & PUBLISHER Paul Ingpen paul@electricink.co.za 021 438 5972 / 082 990 8408 MANAGING EDITOR Liza West CREATIVE DIRECTOR Elinore de Lisle COMMERCIAL MANAGER Abré Roux abre@electricink.co.za 021 438 5972 PAGE 136 OPERATIONS EXECUTIVE Naz Jones PHOTOGRAPHY Adam Photography, Dominic Barnardt, Martin Bissig, Fraser Britton, Michal Cerveny, Sam Clark, Ale Di Lullo, Norbert-Eisele-Hein, Bill Freeman, Em Gatland, Tobias Ginsberg, Markus Greber, Xavier Koenig, Craig Kolesky, Jacques Marais, Dan Milner, Navworld, Red Bull Content Pool, Wayne Reiche, Ride Big, Kevin Sawyer, Pierre Smit, Erik Vermeulen, John-Louis West, Bartek Wolinski CONTRIBUTORS Seamus Allardice, Jason Bailey, Pam Barr, Zane De Decker, Martin Dreyer, Yolandi du Toit, Sam Gaze, Lisa Goode, Bianca Haw, Nikki Haywood, Jane Horton, Andrew Ingpen, Andrew Kenny, Caroline Krog, Jacques Marais, Steffi Marth, Ben Melt Swanepoel, Holger Meyer, Hans Rey, Evie Richards, Richie Schley, Katja Steenkamp GEAR 34 What’s New: The hottest stuff for the cooler season. 84 Tech: Talking tyres – what’s best for who, when and why? 32 Pro-file: Sam’s winning Special 镐)L]ɭ́(ȁAɼ) Ё٥Iɑϊd)QɕAɽȸ)=8Q! 19H(ȁAȁɅ)QݡЁɽ))չѼ՝Ѐ(Ё5QݡЁݔٔȁ)Pe=UHI%=8(-ɼQݹ)ٕɔ׊eٔɅ٥(؁]ɱɕѡ͕ͽ)́ѡ9Ʌѕ̸(M܁ ѥم)Ёȁѡՙݡєՙ(ЁQ5չ)!ѽ́ѡ)݅ɥȁݽ(ɥ5QMɥ Օɥ)ѡɬ ѥЁ䁉)M9$ I%U%(؁ٕѡԁѼ܁)ѡ́啅ˊéٕи)Qٕѥ͔ѡ͔Չѥ)͔Ԁ)ȁɕɥ)5չх 饹́Չ͡)ɥ%5 ɥɥ%5)9ѥѡ́Չѥ䁉ɕɽՍ)ݥѡЁɥȁɥѕ͕Ёɽɥ%5)ѡѡ̸QՉ́͡ɔЁɕͥȁ)չͽѕѕɥQ́ɕ͕ɔ)ͅɥѡ͔ɥ%5ȁѡѽ̸)ѽɥٕѥͥեɥ聅ɥ(܁AѱI ٕ ́ )AɥѕAɰ5Aɰ)ɥѥ5̀Ԁ