Mountain Biking

Forestry South Africa

Trailblazing in public spaces

On the right track in Colombia

Extraordinary trails, spectacular views and friendly 
encounters with the locals in coffee country, Colombia.

Absa Cape Epic: Finding our groove

On day five of the Cape Absa Epic, Craig Mckune and Rory van Zyl climb almost 100 places in the general classification.

Absa Cape Epic: Dry but brutal

The transition from Robertson to Greyton saw a difficult 1 800m of climbing but at least with beautiful scenery along the way.

Absa Cape Epic: Mud, glorious mud

After a night of heavy rains, Craig McKune figures out why cyclists shave their legs.

Cycling: Blazing trails (and saddles)

An urban jungle of veld, parks and farms makes Johannesburg a great city for beginner bikers.

A unique view of the Giro d’Italia

Through snow, wind and seemingly impossible mountain passes, our correspondent Sean O'Toole tracks the Giro d'Italia on a bicycle.

Team M&G’s joBerg2c race – Final day

After nine days of cycling, M&G's editor-in-chief Nic Dawes and AmaBunghane's Craig McKune have completed the gruelling race and reached the ocean.

Team M&G’s joBerg2c race – Day 5

The M&G team are a little over half way on their cycling trek from Johannesburg to KwaZulu-Natal, here's what day 5 had in store for the pair.

Old Mutual JoBerg2C: Keeping up with the M&G’s bike trek

We follow M&G editor-in-chief Nic Dawes and amaBhungane reporter Craig McKune as they take part in the 910km Old Mutual JoBerg2C mountain bike race.

Platt and Sahm take top honours in Cape Epic race

The Bulls Team of Karl Platt and Stefan Sahm walked away with top honours as overall winners of this year's exciting Absa Cape Epic.


‘We’re satisfied with SA’s land reform policy’— US Ambassador

Top US official is lobbying multinational firms to invest in South Africa

South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Press Releases

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

New Upington solar plant ready to boost SA’s power supply

Renewables are the cheapest source of power, offering clean and sustainable energy

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs