Cycle Tour

Sport4Good: Marius Schoeman

2011-02-14 15:05
Marius Schoeman (Gallo Images)
Cape Town - In the fifth of our Q&A sessions with one of the riders on the Sport4Good Team, we chat to Bok Sevens legend Marius Schoeman.

Q. Have you ever done the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour before?
A. Yes, last year....7hours jokes

Q. What is your biggest fear for this year’s race?
A. Last year John Allan came past me, can't happen again!

Q. Have you started training yet?
A. Only intensive planning so far, but Monday sounds like a good day to start

Q. If so, what have you been doing and if not, why not?
A. Form is temporary, talent is forever.....or so they say...

Q. Do you believe in carbo loading?
A. I believe we're all gonna kak-off in this race

Q. Have you ever sat in a coffee shop with your helmet still on after a training ride?
A. Well, training starts Monday. I'll keep you up to date

Q. Lycra or mountain bike shorts?
A. Cape Argus or Epic?...

Q. Shaved or unshaved (legs for the race that is)
A. Shaved most men would say

Q. Bobby Skinstad or Robbie Fleck?
A. Sorry Fleckie, but I need Bob as our MC for a Charity Golf Day in 6 weeks time, so he's flavour of the month...

Q. Back to work on the Monday after the race or pull a sickie?
A. Well, if John Allan comes past me again, it means i will probably not be finished in time for work on Monday...

We've given away the spots on the team but you can still be a part of the action and stand the chance to WIN some great prizes. all you have to do is SMS SPORT4GOOD and your NAME to 38405. SMS’s are charged at R10 per SMS and all money raised goes to the Bob’s for Good Foundation.



Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
Live Video Streaming
  • Blitz
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @00:00
  • SS1
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @01:00
  • SS2
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @02:00
  • SS3
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @03:00
Video Highlights
Sport Talk


Are you riding this year's Argus Cycle Tour?

Love 2 Meet

Got something you'd like to get off your chest? Got a burning desire to air an opinion? If so, be sure to sign-up on Sport24's FORUM!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

Newsletters Sign up for the Morning Glory, Super 15 and Soccer newsletters

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

Mobile Sport24 on your mobile phone - WAP, alerts, downloads, services

Forum Have your Say on Sport24's brand new Forum!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

iPhone Latest Sport24 news on your iPhone

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

Blogs Yes your opinion counts. Get it out there

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.