Celebrate Women’s Day with Premier League SA on Zwift

Posted by on 6 Aug 2020 in News

Celebrate Women’s Day with Premier League SA on Zwift

As part of their Women’s Month Community Series, for South African Women’s Day, Premier League SA will be running a special public social event on the Zwift platform to “Celebrate the Amazing Women in Your Lives”. The ride is on Saturday 8th of August at 6am. Entry is FREE and open to all. The route is the “Magnificent 8” in the Watopia World and is 58.1km. As an added bonus there will be a special Women’s Day “kit unlock” for all riders. For more information on the...

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Premier League SA Virtually Celebrating Women’s Month on Zwift

Posted by on 3 Aug 2020 in News

Premier League SA Virtually Celebrating Women’s Month on Zwift

The Premier League SA is a broadcast, live streaming and community  platform that conceptualizes, hosts and organizes virtual cycling races on the ever growing and popular Zwift platform. In the month of August, they are holding virtual cycling race events every Tuesday morning for their Women’s Month Community Series, proudly presented by Galileo Infiniti Insurance, to celebrate the incredible women in our lives. Teams of 4 riders will race across the Womens, Mens and...

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Spies Given the Green Light to Return to UCI World Cycling Centre

Posted by on 17 Jul 2020 in News

Spies Given the Green Light to Return to UCI World Cycling Centre

Jean Spies has been given the all clear to return to the UCI World Cycling Centre in Switzerland, to resume preparations for the Tokyo Olympic Games now being held in July 23rd– 8th August 2021. For the last four months, the 30-year-old South African, Spies, has been living and training in the UK, as the airspace to South Africa and the World Cycling Center were both closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Using a home gym setup and Le Mond (indoor) trainer, Spies...

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Spies and Du Preez Qualify for UCI Track World Championships

Posted by on 13 Feb 2020 in News

Spies and Du Preez Qualify for UCI Track World Championships

The UCI Track World Championships will be held in Berlin, Germany from the 26th of February to the 1st of March 2020. Normally this event is the most prestigious of the season but in an Olympic year it has to take second place behind the Olympic Games being held in Tokyo, Japan in August. Riders from nations all around the world have been competing for their places in Berlin, the last event in the grueling qualification process for the Olympics. South Africans, Jean Spies...

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Spies on Track for 2020

Posted by on 18 Dec 2019 in News

Spies on Track for 2020

Jean Spies has just finished a tour of the world from Glasgow in the U.K.  to Hong Kong and finally New Zealand, to compete in three UCI Track World Cup events in his quest earn much needed UCI points and to comply with the Olympic qualification criteria. The Glasgow World Cup was a tough event, as every country was represented and all were competing for the much sought after points. Jeans results were not up to his high standard so he re-grouped and moved his focus to the...

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Track World Cup Series in Full Swing!

Posted by on 8 Nov 2019 in News

Track World Cup Series in Full Swing!

This weekend the Track Cycling World Cup is being held in Glasgow (8-10 November).  A top level field of athletes preparing for the Tokyo Olympics will ensure a high level of competition. Tickets are already sold out for what is guaranteed to be a spectacle of speed and ability. Jean Spies is competing in the at the event. He will participate in both the sprint and kierin events. Spies is current African Continental Champion and South Africa’s National Champion and is...

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