Sometimes we also ride bikes in the desert…at night. Full moon night rides are great. Riding the same trails in the dark is like riding new trails. There is also a certain magic to the whole experience of being on a bike in the middle of the desert at night.Read More →

One of the most frequently asked questions new mountain bikers in Egypt (or bikers new to Cairo) ask is: How do I get to Wadi Degla? We have had directions posted on our Wadi Degla page for a while now, but it wasn’t as clear or illustrated as the nice document that Neal Afifi, fellow avid mountain biker and MTB Egypt core team member, put together for us. Download it here (PDF, 150kb): Directions to Wadi Degla, Arabic Directions to Wadi Degla, EnglishRead More →

Name: Mohamed Kandil Age: 25 Where are you from?: Obour City-Cairo What do you do for a living? : Marketing Manger When and why did you start cycling? : I’ve been cycling for as long as I can remember. Road, off-road, or both? It was not until recently that I started off-road cycling and it’s really fun but before it was mainly road biking. Tell us about your bike(s)!: Renault Eclaireur , all aluminum with Shimano Acera , It’s a good entry-level  bike that one can start mountain biking with. Favorite ride(s) (road or off-road): In 2008 I made a bike tour for 4 daysRead More →