Mountain Biking Guide
MtbOnline is the ultimate mountain biking guide to learn how to mountain bike and improve your skills. Here you can find MTB info on buying mountain bikes, mountain bike trails, races, bike shops and gear. We have great articles on how to ride, tips for improving skills, maintenance guides and gear reviews. Find mountain bike clubs to ride with or join online groups and find mtb tours and holidays in South Africa.
Mountain Bike races have exploded in South Africa. From XCO to short one day MTB events to multi day stage races like Cape Epic and Sani2c, there is a race calendar full of events all over South Africa
The local bike shop (LBS) is the centre of the universe, for shopping, repairs and even coffee. Despite the internet and online bike shops, nothing beats a visit to the LBS,check out some of the online bike shops.....
Mountain biking has no shortage innovation, from hardtails to 1x12 full suspension bikes the new bike releases keep comming. Check our listing of equipment manufacturers and bikes.
How to choose a new mountain bike? What is the difference in bike components. How to maintain and repair your mountain bike. Our mountain bike buyers guides and repair tips show you how.
An epic training guide compiled after 5 years of finishing the Cape Epic. Plan, train, ride, finish, sound advice on preparation, training equipment, getting sponsorship, what to eat and riding to finish.
The mountain biking community is large and diverse. From traditional cycling clubs, informal ride groups, online forums and facebook and whatsapp groups there is no excuse not to be riding.
Mountain bike holidays and tours in South Africa are possible in Cape Town, Knysna and the Garden Route, Sabie in Mpumalanga and the Drakensberg in Kwa-Zulu Natal. Browse our links to find MTB holidays.