Spur XCO Nationals

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York High School George Mountain Biking 2016

Our York High Mountain Bikers were very busy during the July holidays competing in the Western Cape Championships and Spur XCO Nationals.

Western Cape Championships

This was held in Seweweekspoort on the 1st of October with the following results:

Amy Tait – 1st Junior Girl and first Lady overall
Kirstin Roelofse – 3rd Youth Girl
Hano du Plessis – 6th Youth Boy
Jean Marie Roelofse – 5th Junior Girl

Spur XCO Nationals

On the 8-9 October our riders competed in the Spur XCO Nationals at Bekker School, Magaliesberg.  The schools league has seen an exciting rise in the number of competitors and level of competition.  There are 2 main events : The Inter-Schools Competition and the Inter-Provincial Competition.

Amy Tait – 4th Junior Girl
Kirstin Roelofse – 12th Youth Girl
Jean Marie Roelofse – 12th Junior Girl

The York High School Girls were 5th Overall out of 31 Mountain Bike Girls Team in SA, and Amy Tait is currently the Western Cape’s number 1 in the Marathon as well as Cross Country.