African Championships and May results

May has been a crazy month for the team, with 6 races contested over consecutive weekends.  It has also been a very successful month, winning Continental Championship medals, as well as 11 podiums/ 7 wins across the various categories.  To our great surprise and excitement, we have climbed a few places to 25th in the

Lesotho Annual Sports Awards

Two of our riders, Phetetso Monese and Teboho Khantsi, have been nominated for the Lesotho Annual Sport Awards Sports Star of the Year award for 2016. The final placing will be determined by a public vote using the Lesotho mobile phone networks.  Some of our #DreamMakers from other countries have asked how they can help

Win a Cool Pair of Oakley Eyewear

Help us share the news about our supporters' club and you could win a pair of Oakley's. Join our #DreamMakers club at http://africandreamteam.net/dreammaker-club-membership/ OR https://fundrazr.com/DreamMakers To celebrate Black Friday, we are giving away one pair of black Oakley Jawbreaker sunglasses to one lucky supporter - just like the ones worn by Cav. All you have

Limar Helmets Ultralight+ Review

Our team riders have been wearing Limar Ultralight+ helmets for training and racing for a full two years now. These really are beautifully designed Italian helmets - conceived for use in road racing, but equally adept to performance mountain biking.  We have worn Ultralight+ at World Cup, World Championships and Olympic Games and the helmets

Cherry Festival Win

The annual Cherry Festival in the South African Freestate town of Ficksburg is a popular cultural and sporting event.  Mountain Bikers from all over South Africa take this opportunity to race on the fun trails and thereafter relax and enjoy all the various cherry-induced products. For us, it is always one of our calendar highlights,

Africa’s Number 1

The official UCI world rankings, published on 1st November 2016, placed us at our highest ever world ranking – 34th. This places us in the company of some of the world’s most recognisable teams.  We are just 4 places behind team Topeak Ergon, 1 place behind Tanja Zakelj’s Unior Tools team and 4 places ahead

Rio 2016 Olympic Games

We were so proud to have our team captain, Phetetso Monese, lining up on the start line of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games MTB race alongside the cream of the world’s mountain bike racers testtest. Unfortunately, the race did not materialise as we had planned and Phetetso was forced to drop out early after a