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Silverback Sprint Adventure Kilamanjaro

Kilimanjaro in just 12 hours

Nyiko Masango, the adventure enthusiast decided to take a stand for fathers. He cycled through three countries & in record time and conquered Kilimanjaro in 12 hours. Mr. Masango took on this adventure to start a campaign, raising awareness about

Silverback Brand ambassador meets fan


Our newly Silverback Brand Ambassador, Chantelle Bosch recently received her brand new Stratos SBC. Soon after the 2019 Cape Epic, Chantelle decided to start her Cape Epic Journey, “I was told that if I wanted to ride the Epic, I’d

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How to avoid wrist pain when cycling

As a cyclist wrist pain is one of the most common cycling conditions also known as handlebar palsy. This happens when there is compression of the ulnar nerve which runs to your little finger and ring finger. This can lead

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Why You Are Never Too Old To Ride A E-Bike

Remember the excitement you had of riding a bicycle as a child? Who said those days are over? Anyone can now enjoy the thrill of riding a bike again with the Silverback Electric bicycle range. The entire S-Electro range features

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Adventure photos to fuel your wanderlust

Find your next adventure! Just one trip, one excursion, one taste. This is for the thrill-seekers out there. Those who enjoy the journey equally as much as the destination. Those who enjoy exploring new terrain and venturing off the beaten

Cornel Swanepoel sitting next to his Silverback bike

Brand ambassador, Cornel in the USA

Get to know the Night Harvest best trick winner, Cornel Swanepoel. How did you get into mountain biking? Since I was a small boy. I always liked riding bikes. As I got older a few friends and I started riding

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Bike Packing: Solo in his Sola

Go bike packing and escape the city life Go far beyond the tar and deep into the countryside for a great backpacking adventure. Into the scenic farmlands, dusty routes and welcoming pedestrians for a truly memorable ride. Christoff Els, a

Silverback Fairtree, ABSA Cape Epic prologue

Women’s nutrition

5 NUTRITIONAL DIFFERENCES BETWEEN MEN AND WOMEN CYCLIST It is obvious that there are physiological differences between men and women. Have you ever thought about how this affects our nutrition when on the bike? Here is a list of key

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10 Reasons you need a fatbike

We have compiled a list of ‘must ride’ places around the world, that only a fatbike is suited for.  Silverback Fatbikes, Ireland 1. Explore the beaches of Ireland The Wicklow coast of Ireland stretches the length of the country providing

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Staying motivated to ride

NEW MONTH MEANS FOCUSING ON A NEW CYCLING GOAL With all cooler or warmer days ahead, how do we keep motivated and inspired to cycle during the changing seasons? Here are a few ways to set your mindset during the