MTB Trails to Try in the Eastern Cape

Expect have your mind blown when you cycle along the single, jeep, forest, mountainous tracks and trails of the Eastern Cape. From deserted beaches to verdant forests and rolling hills, the Eastern Cape is a mountain bikers paradise. Slip on your MTB shoes, and try these five Eastern Cape MTB trails. Hayterdayle Trails Near Addo […]

MTB Trails to Try in KwaZulu-Natal

With its enchanting forests, lush savannah, awe-inspiring mountain ranges and wildlife, KwaZulu-Natal is mountain biking heaven par none. We’ve put together a short list of a few trails in KZN, that are suitable for all levels and a must if you find yourself and your MTB shoes in KZN. Giba Gorge Mountain Bike and Adventure […]

Quick Guide to Choosing a MTB Shoe

The quality of your ride depends on three contact points – butt to saddle, hands to bar and feet to pedal. At Olympic International we’ve made it our business to make mountain biking cycling shoes that deliver all the features you should be checking for when you make the transition from flat pedals to clipless […]

100 Years of Sporting Excellence

Few South African companies can boast 100 successful years in business. It remains a big deal and for good reason. It is reported that less than half of all new business ventures survive their first five years. In 2018 Olympic Sport celebrates this incredible milestone – 100 years of excellence in sports footwear, design and […]

MTB Trails to try in Gauteng

Mountain bikers should always have a list of dirt-shredding trails to try – especially if you’re just starting out. Our series of MTB Trails to Try takes us to Gauteng where, not surprisingly, there are many must-try trails waiting to be discovered. These are our top five picks. PwC Bike Park, Bryanston Sandton Grading: Starts at […]

MTB Trails to Try in the Western Cape

It’s no secret that with its rugged terrain, the Western Cape offers some of the most scenic and challenging MTB routes in the country. There’s a reason why the world’s largest MTB stage race is held here. There are just that many options to choose from. If you’re visiting the region, check out our list of […]

Spinning Taking the World by Storm

Looking for a killer workout? In recent years, spinning has become the trendiest way to work out. Tons of women, men and teens are all signing up for 45 minute to 1 hour spinning classes that can be life changing, with people quickly seeing those sought-after results. Spinning combines biking to the beat of music […]

Olympic International Launches New Cycling Range

Arguably the fastest-growing sport in South Africa, cycling has taken the nation by storm over the past few years with the estimated year-on-year growth of this industry believed to be in double-digit figures. Following this trend, leading South African footwear brand, Olympic International, has launched its new range of cycling gear, which includes six new […]