SA MTB CALENDAR
The national cycling calendar for 2012 can be viewed on the Cycling South Africa (CyclingSA) website. Mountain Biker has uploaded calendar information, and our calendar will be continuously updated throughout the year.
Information on the 2013 UCI MTB World Championships to be held in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu Natal, in August 2013 can be found on our dedicated web page, click here...
2013 sees eight or nine rounds, each in a different country. The season will include 7 DHI rounds, 6 XCO and five cross-country eliminator (XCE). In total, eight rounds in eight different countries have been confirmed. A ninth round could take place in China but this is awaiting validation after the test event scheduled for the end of September.
Then don't forget that PIETERMARITZBURG will be a major attraction come August for the UCI MTB World Championships in both the XCO and DHI disciplines! (26 August - 01 September) It's gonna be a biggie! PLUS: one week before, PIETERMARITZBURG will play host to the 2013 UCI Masters World Championship in XCO and DHI as well, so get training and be part of it!
- 18.05 - 19.05 UCI World Cup XCO 1/XCE 1 - Albstadt (GER)
- 25.05 - 26.05 UCI World Cup XCO 2/XCE 2 - Nove Mesto Na Morave (CZE)
- 08.06 - 09.06 UCI World Cup DHI 1 - Fort William (GBR)
- 15.06 - 16.06 UCI World Cup XCO 3/XCE 3 /DHI 2 - Val di Sole (ITA)
- 29.06 - 30.06 UCI MARATHON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS - Kirchberg (AUT)
- 27.07 - 28.07 UCI World Cup XCO 4/XCE 4 /DHI 3 - Vallnord (AND)
- 10.08 - 11.08 UCI World Cup XCO 5 / DHI 4 - Mont Sainte Anne (CAN)
- 21.08 - 25.08 UCI Masters World Championships - Pietermaritzburg (RSA)
- 26.08 - 01.09 UCI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS XCO/XCE/DHI/4X - Pietermaritzburg (RSA)
- 14.09 - 15.09 UCI World Cup XCO 6/XCE 5/DHI 5 - Hafjell (NOR)
- 21.09 - 22.09 UCI World Cup DHI 6 - Leogang (AUT)
2013 UCI MTB MARATHON SERIES
- 23.02 - Sabie Classic // Sabie, Mpumalanga [RSA]
- 07.04 - Roc Laissagais // Laissac [FRA]
- 28.04 - Chainreactioncycles.com Quebrantahuesos // Sabinanigo [ESP]
- 04.05 - 05.05 MTN Clarens // Clarens, Free State [RSA]
- 05.05 - Istria Valamar Terra Magica // Tinjan [CRO]
For a full listing of international UCI-accredited mountain bike events that appear on the 2013 UCI racing calendar, [CLICK HERE]...