Stillwater Sports has welcomed First Ascent as the ‘Technical Apparel Partner’ of its mountain biking portfolio of events.
That portfolio includes the Fedhealth Magalies Monster MTB Classic, Fedhealth MTB Challenge, and Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience.
“We are proud to welcome South Africa’s leading specialist outdoor gear and apparel manufacturer as the ‘Technical Apparel Partner’ of our MTB portfolio of events for the next three years,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. “A proudly South African brand, First Ascent is synonymous with world-class design and quality. Every item of First Ascent gear is made by outdoor specialists for real people who do real outdoor pursuits. We could not ask for a better technical brand to team up with the Fedhealth Magalies Monster MTB Classic, Fedhealth MTB Challenge and Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience. All three events attract serious mountain bikers who require world-class equipment.”
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“First Ascent’s foundation is firmly set in the outdoors, so we are extremely excited to team up with three iconic mountain biking events. It doesn’t get more outdoors than that,” says Riaan Oosthuizen, General Manager of First Ascent. “The partnership will give us the opportunity to get closer to and build relationships with our audience, which is very important to us. We look forward to enhancing the event experience of each participant through our trusted, technical outdoor apparel and equipment.”
The Fedhealth Magalies Monster MTB Classic takes place at ATKV Buffelspoort in the North-West Province on the fourth of June, the Fedhealth MTB Challenge follows on 10–11 September in Stellenbosch, and the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience is scheduled for 19–20 November – also in Stellenbosch.