Safari Rally Kenya with Red Bull TV as the WRC returns to Africa

After nearly 20 years away, the FIA World Rally Championship makes a long-awaited return to Africa and the Safari Rally in Kenya this week. Even as one of the most famous events in all of motorsport, it represents a trip into the unknown for championship leader Sébastien Ogier and all of his rivals, and is expected to live up to its old reputation as the toughest rally on the calendar. As on every round in 2021, Red Bull TV will […]

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One month until Extreme E’s Ocean X Prix in Senegal

Today marks one month until Extreme E’s second event – the Ocean X Prix – which will take place at Lac Rose in Dakar, Senegal on 29-30 May. Extreme E marks the return of off-road racing to one of its original roots, famous for the gruelling Paris-Dakar Rally which debuted in 1978 but which hasn’t finished in the Senegalese capital since 2007. Alejandro Agag, CEO and Founder of Extreme E, said: “So here we are, just one month until our […]

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Marc Pritzen: 2021 South Africa Road Race champion

We spoke with Marc to reflect on the special day, and to look into what his ambitions are for the future Team Qhubeka (www.TeamQhubeka.com) rider Marc Pritzen stormed to victory at the South African Road Race championships in Swellendam, claiming both the elite title and the under 23 title. On a fantastic day in the Western Cape, Team Qhubeka ASSOS’ Nic Dlamini claimed the bronze medal. 21-year-old Pritzen currently rides for our UCI Continental team based in Lucca, Italy, and […]

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Marc Pritzen crowned the South African Road Race Champion

Marc Pritzen, from our continental team, raced to victory at the South African road race championship in Swellendam Pritzen took the win ahead of Willie Smit (Burgos-BH), with a well-timed attack in the final stretch of the 178km race. It was an impressive all-round team performance, with Nicholas Dlamini claiming the bronze medal for Team Qhubeka ASSOS (www.TeamQhubeka.com). Pritzen’s road race title comes after he already claimed the u23 time trial title on Friday. With the elite and U23 categories […]

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PURE ETCR secures African broadcast deal with StarTimes Group

Coverage of all PURE ETCR events across 2021 season Broadcast deal brings all-electric motorsport to fans in Africa Ground-breaking new series to begin in June PURE ETCR, the world’s first all-electric, multi-brand touring car championship will be broadcast into more than 13 million homes across Africa in 2021 thanks to a major new agreement with StarTimes Group. StarTimes Group is the leading digital television operator in Africa, serving the continent’s population with subsidiaries in 37 countries. With 13 million subscribers […]

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Africa’s WorldTour team partners with UK safety app leaders

Busby aims to make bike riding, as well as other sports and activities, safer Busby, the UK’s leading micro-mobility safety app, founded in Liverpool has today announced their partnership with Team Qhubeka ASSOS (www.TeamQhubeka.com), Africa’s only UCI WorldTour cycling team. Ride safe with us, sign-up here: https://bit.ly/38drPim Busby, launched in November 2019 by Liverpool-born friends Barry Green, James Duffy and Kirk Ryan, aims to make bike riding, as well as other sports and activities, safer. Busby, which as of August […]

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