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SANDRA GOMEZ MAKES HISTORY AT 50TH EDITION OF ROOF OF AFRICA

Posted on November 21, 2017 at 1:50 AM Comments comments (0)




Husqvarna has a reason to celebrate after the 2017 MOTUL Roof of Africa. The 'Mother of Hard Enduro' came to a close in Lesotho on Saturday, and saw Sandra Gomez become the second woman to finish the Gold Class of the prestigious event in its 50-year history.


The Spanish lass added a fresh international flavour to the PEPSON PLASTICS HUSQVARNA RACING team. It was only her second tim...

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THE ANNUAL KZN & GAUTENG LADIES & JUNIORS OFF-ROAD DAY

Posted on November 17, 2017 at 3:40 AM Comments comments (0)




The annual KZN & Gauteng Ladies & Juniors off-road day took place at Killarney 4x4 & Wild West Enduro Track, where 250 ladies & junior riders got together for some thrills and spills. The event was organized and hosted by Shredbettys and sponsored by Motorsport South Africa & Federation of International Motorcycling Africa....

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THE WOMEN'S BATTLE FOR GOLD AT MOTUL ROOF OF AFRICA

Posted on November 17, 2017 at 2:40 AM Comments comments (0)





Africa’s oldest and most popular offroad event kicks off this week, the MOTUL Roof of Africa. For the first time in its 50 year history, the event will see two women enter a head-to-head battle for the prestigious Gold Class title.


Landman is South Africa’s leading female enduro rider, and has blazed her way through the world’...

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ORANGE ONSLAUGHT ON THE ROOF OF AFRICA

Posted on November 7, 2017 at 4:15 AM Comments comments (1)





The wait is over and an orange onslaught on the Kingdom of Lesotho is imminent. The annual Roof of Africa will take place from 15-18 November with the headquarters in Maseru.


This will be the 50th edition of the ‘Mother of Hard Enduro’, Africa’s largest and oldest offroad event, which promises to be more exciting than ever.

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MOTHER OF ALL SHOWDOWNS AT THE 50TH EDITION OF THE MOTHER OF HARD ENDUROS

Posted on November 7, 2017 at 1:20 AM Comments comments (0)





An epic battle for the Kingdom of Lesotho will unfold in just over two weeks. The annual Motul Roof of Africa will take place from 15-18 November.


This will be the 50th edition of the ‘Mother of Hard Enduros’, Africa’s largest and oldest offroad event, and it promises to be more exciting than ever.


Al...

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CHALLENGING DAY FOR THE AMATEUR LADIES AT DIAMONDS & DIRT.

Posted on June 30, 2017 at 2:50 AM Comments comments (0)




This past weekend the ladies gathered for the second round of the Diamonds & Dirt Amateur Ladies Fun Race Series. It was held at Nutbush Boma Lodge in Hekpoort with over 20 ladies ranging from absolute beginners to some of our pro’s who came out to participate for fun and support the ladies. Some of the Offroad & Enduro Ladies as well as the SA Dirt Bike Ladies once ag...

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Solid weekend for Monroe Racing at shortened SuperGP

Posted on May 16, 2017 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)





Round 3 of the SuperGP Champions Trophy promised two certainties: Top quality action from South Africa’s best riders and definite rain on the race day. Despite the valiant efforts of the competitors it was the weather that had the last say at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, May 13, 2017. But the rain did not dampen the spirits in the Monroe Racing pit area with ...

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D-force Race Report Bloemfontein

Posted on May 12, 2017 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (0)





Round 3 saw the National Motocross Series move to the lovely Bloemfontein circuit. Well known for its red mud and famous jump, 7th Heaven. A sunny day and well prepared track gave the spectators a great show from all the riders.


The d-force™ Race Team girls were ready and excited for the race, but focused on staying safe and having fun.


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Rossi returns for Monroe Racing

Posted on May 9, 2017 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (17)





With the second round of the 2017 SuperGP Champions Trophy still fresh in everyone’s memories, the competitors are getting ready for the first inland round of South Africa’s national superbike championships. Zwartkops Raceway outside Pretoria will play host to Round 3 on Saturday, May 13 and the Monroe Racing team is bringing back a familiar name to their li...

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European EMX 65 and 85 and Women's at Nestved (Denmark)

Posted on April 3, 2017 at 4:40 AM Comments comments (0)




In Nestved (Denmark) the European Cham- pionship NW zone kicked off for EMX65, EMX85 and EMX Women classes.


EMX 85 class


In Group A the Australian rider Jeff La- wrence won the qualifying race at his first presence in this class. Second place for the home rider Magnus Smith ahead of Scott Smulders from Holland.


In Group B ho...

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LADIES OFF ROAD DEVELOPMENT KICKS OFF WITH STYLE IN 2017

Posted on March 30, 2017 at 4:15 AM Comments comments (0)




The first round of the Diamonds & Dirt amateur ladies fun race series kicked off on 26 March at the ever popular Dirt Bronco.


The series, which is running for the fourth year, is catered to give new ladies on dirt bikes a place to learn and grow but to also offer existing riders a place to come out and have fun with other ladies.


All ov...

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On the podium of the Bajas World Cup !

Posted on March 23, 2017 at 2:00 AM Comments comments (0)


The Al Qudra desert hosted from the 9th to the 11th March 2017 the first edition of the Dubai International Baja, the opening of the FIM Bajas World Cup. A first for the organization and for Camelia, more accustomed to the long distance rallies of which the Dakar is the high point than to the fast rallies of 2 days.


Two special stages on the first day (one of 92 km and one of 82 km), interspersed with a 2-hour break and a single special stage of 174 km on...

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Reminder/Information European Women Motocross Championship 2017

Posted on March 8, 2017 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Dear WMX-Riders!

 


For you who may and want to compete in the European Women Motocross Championship, there is still time to enter for the first event in Denmark. (Neastved, April 1st-2nd)


Notice! In the women’s European Motocross Championship 2017, entries cannot be accepted from any rider who has finished in the top 4 positions in the 2016 and/or 2015 FIM Women’s World Motocross Championship.


 

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Junior Enduro Riding - School Holiday Training Camp (1-4 April)

Posted on February 24, 2017 at 3:30 AM Comments comments (1)




Our April Junior Training Holiday Camp will be held in the Northern Drakensberg near The Cavern Hotel. They have lovely rondavels as well as a swimming pool and fire pit where we will be staying and all meals will be provided for the kids. Parents are welcome to stay for the weekend as well, there are lovely self catering chalets at R500 per person per night. If we have enough mom’s or dad’s we will organize a day ride for them as well.

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Zanté Otto South African Wildcard in Lausitzring European Junior Cup

Posted on September 28, 2016 at 2:10 AM Comments comments (0)

 



Zanté had the opportunity to compete in the Women's European Cup last weekend in Germany at the Eurospeedway Lausitz, the Women's European Cup is part of the WilSport European Junior Cup where currently 3 South African's already compete. Zanté made the most of the 2 practice sessions and qualifying through Friday and Saturday to qualify 24th on the grid and 3rd...

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Young Benoni biker on route to international stardom

Posted on September 23, 2016 at 8:30 AM Comments comments (0)



 

Savannah Woodward is a name that hit the South African motorcycle racing scene with a storm in 2016 and it is not difficult to see why. The 15 year old lady is already setting the 600cc scene alight in both South Africa and Zimbabwe. On Monday, September 19, the Monroe Racing South Africa team announced the next big opportunity awaiting their star-rider.

 

October ...

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Overview 2016 SA MX Nationals ladies class

Posted on September 22, 2016 at 10:05 AM Comments comments (0)



2016 has seen the ladies class grow from round to round, with the ladies class always producing good racing and the bar constantly being raised. This year, the ladies have come together and by working together and supporting one another, they have grown the ladies numbers, support and train up and coming future lady racers as well as organize and host their own successful women's day fun ...

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OFFROAD ENDURO LADIES - HEIDELBERG 20 AUGUST 2016

Posted on September 14, 2016 at 4:35 AM Comments comments (0)

 

 




On the 20 August, Offroad Enduro Ladies and ShredBetty's hosted an Enduro Fun Day in Heidelberg and WOW, what an awesome turn out of ladies, who were keen to jump on some rocks!


With goody bags for each lady and "riders briefing" out of the way, groups were split up into 3. Beginners, intermediate and advanced.


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Woman In The Wind

Posted on August 30, 2016 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)





Over the past few years, more and more women in Africa, Rather lets zero in to Kenya, have started riding their own motorbikes rather than “pillion”. They’re doing it as a hobby and usually to prove a point; whether that’s around solo travel, strength, ability or simply to fulfill a long held dream.

 

Meet Grace Mwari who...

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