Sleep-deprived adventurers have told of feeling presences during times of distress on their long expeditions, but what is this spectre of solitude?
The tough discipline of cycling is no match for the determination and esprit de corps of the Velokhaya Life Cycling Academy in Khayelitsha.
The 102nd Tour de France will be made up of 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3?360km. The most likely challenges for the yellow jersey.
The sports scientist’s research team doesn’t shy away from pushing the body to its limits.
The MTN-Qhubeka team, made up mostly of South Africans and Eritreans, will compete in the most gruelling race in cycling this year.
One of the most exciting courses yet lies in wait for the yellow jersey hopefuls in next year's cycle race.
It's no Durban July, but the annual Mehloding Heritage Event Horse Race in Mparane is one of the most exciting events in the country.
Extraordinary trails, spectacular views and friendly encounters with the locals in coffee country, Colombia.
Kevin Davie deals with sleep monsters and hallucinations in a bid to cycle on minimal sleep and beat his previous Ride2Rhodes time.
Not only does he probe the dark corridors of corruption, amaBhungane’s Craig McKune can also be found at the mud face of the Absa Cape Epic.
The M&G's Craig McKune gets a reality check during the Attakwas Challenge that he rode in preparation for the eight-day Cape Epic. Here's day one.
Vincent Truter, a Jo'burg 'cycologist' thinks electric bicycles will change the way you see your city – and the world.
An urban jungle of veld, parks and farms makes Johannesburg a great city for beginner bikers.
The members of an independent commission that will probe cycling's doping past since the Lance Armstrong scandal have been named.
Former head of world cycling Hein Verbruggen has angrily rejected claims from Lance Armstrong that he helped cover up a positive drug test.
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has said he will testify with "100% transparency and honesty" at any independent enquiry into doping in cycling.
Cyclist Michael Rasmussen, thrown out of the 2007 Tour de France while on his way to victory, says his entire former Rabobank team also doped.
The 13th edition of central South Africa's biggest cycling event, the Mangaung OFM Classic, is scheduled for November 1 to 3 in Bloemfontein.