Schools impress during FNB MTB league

06 April 2021 | Sports

The FNB MTB Schools League had 200 riders ranging from under six to under 18 participating when the league kicked off in March.

“We are ecstatic with the growth experienced as we averaged 120 riders per event last year and this has now increased to almost 200. We are even more delighted with the 27 riders from PAY (Physically Active Youth) who were present, ready to compete in their branded FNB and PAY shirts,” said Elzita Beukes, FNB communications manager.

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