The second installment of the Lyne Components Bike Stories series, features the talented Dave Mercer. Dave is a custom frame builder, who hand-builds steel bicycle frames from his worksop in Cape Town. In this video he shares his journey to becoming a frame builder and his latest project, the ‘Gangly Gibbon’ a hand built, full suspension mountain bike. Check it out.
Our definitive guide to Cape Town’s favourite bike friendly cafes along the official Cape Town Cycle tour route.
Breaking the routine… An impromptu, mid-week bike camping adventure to a secluded campsite nestled at the foot of the famous Chapman’s Peak in Cape Town.
OVERNIGHT | ⇔ 35 km (oneway) | + 600m | ≡ Tar
Explore the unsurpassed, wild beauty of the Cape Overberg on the 364km Overberg Meander route from historic towns to the Southern-most point of Africa.
3 – 6 DAYS | ⇔ 365 km | + 3,976m | ≡ Tar/ Gravel