The Wine2Whales in my view is the sani2c of the Western Cape; it offers everyone a bit of everything to satisfy there mountain biking bug as the year comes to an end. The event has 3 individual events running one after the other and really covers the full spectrum of mountain biker types out there, from the first timer stage racer to the seasoned pro.
The Catoridge 22% climb marks the starts of the Hill2Hill lead group attacks. Race SPECS: 100km, 2000m climbing 3hr39min Hill2Hill is always a local favourite of mine as it links up a lot of the
I hit the KOM at the top of the climb just behind Brendan and pushed hard to keep him in my sight, we then went through a long section of single track that descended off the mountain and I lost sight of Brendan. I knew I would have to keep my pace up as there was a group of riders who would be close behind if I tapped off the pace even just a little.