Arabella MTB Challenge boasts a new Title Sponsor in Cell C

Photo Credit:  Mark Sampson

Stillwater Sports is excited to announce that one of South Africa’s leading mobile providers, Cell C has taken on the Title Sponsorship of the much anticipated Cell C Arabella MTB Challenge.

Adding to the excitement of a new Title Sponsor, 2016 will also see the Cell C Arabella MTB Challenge being added to the event stable of this esteemed sports marketing agency.

“The popularity of mountain biking continues to grow,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. “We are excited to welcome Cell C into the arena of mountain biking. With the combination of the Arabella Hotel & Spa as the host venue and Cell C as the Title Sponsor, we look forward to delivering a major sporting event to mountain bikers.”

He added, “Cell C is a fantastic company with innovative products. Our goal is to bring these traits to the mountain biking arena, with an exciting event that caters for both novice and serious riders.”

Commenting on their sponsorship of the event, Doug Mattheus, Cell C Executive Head of Marketing said: “Mountain Biking is a dynamic, growing and significant part of the South African sporting landscape. It is really exciting for Cell C to enter the arena, and we look forward to an exciting and fun event with Stillwater Sports at the beautiful Arabella Hotel & Spa.”

Celebrating its 5th anniversary in 2016, the Cell C Arabella MTB Challenge promises an exciting line-up of events that includes two, Two-Day Mountain Bike Stage Races (+/- 50km and +/- 15km per stage) in the heart of Kleinmond.

Trail runners are invited to join in on the action by taking part in either the 15km or 6km Cell C Arabella Trail Run Challenge on Sunday, 24 April 2016.

Event Information: Cell C Arabella MTB Challenge

Venue: Arabella Hotel & Spa (Kleinmond)
Date: Saturday, 23 April 2016
Event: Stage 1:   +-50km MTB Stage Race
Event: Stage 1:   +- 15km MTB Stage Race
Date: Sunday, 24 April 2016
Event: Stage 2:   +-50km MTB Stage Race
Event: Stage 2:   +- 15km MTB Stage Race
Event: 15km Trail Run
Event: 6km Trail Run

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For more information on the Cell C Arabella MTB Challenge contact Stillwater Sports on 082 991 0045 or email


Issued by:                        NEWSPORT MEDIA

On behalf of:                  STILLWATER SPORTS


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