Two days of thrilling racing saw some of the country’s best mountain bikers go head to head in a fast and furious 800m technical MTB criterium circuit race, which saw the Hermanus Old Harbour precinct transform into an exhilarating urban obstacle course.

Title sponsor HI-TEC’s star athletes James Reid and Mari Rabie, riding as Team Black Mamba in aid of the rhino anti-poaching unit with the same name, emerged dominated their respective racing categories and earned the top podium spots.

Podium Results (Full results to follow):

Urban Xtreme Elite Men
1. James Reid (00:08:55)
2. Chris Wolhuter (00:09:09)
3. Wayde Finch (00:09:41)

Urban Xtreme Elite Women
1. Mari Rabie (00:06:20)
2. Genevieve Weber (00:06:24)
3. Deleen-Marie Steyn (00:06:45)

Urban Xtreme Vet Men
1. Mark Moir (00:05:55)
2. Gys Malan (00:06:06)
3. Colin van Zyl (00:06:06)

Urban Xtreme Girls
1. Mikaela Nielsen (00:07:56)
2. Nicole Ferreira (00:10:13)
3. Chané Ferreira (00:10:42)

Urban Xtreme Boys
1. Luke Moir (00:05:29)
2. Heinie Beukes (00:05:32)
3. Adriaan Duminy (00:05:37)