Jan Braai rides the TransCape

■ Jan Braai, renowned for his National Braai Day initiative, will turn his attention to a fresh challenge when he participates in the Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter next month. The 614km race from Knysna to Franschhoek, starts on February 4. After riding in 25 consecutive Cape Town Cycle Tours, Jan will tick off another item on his cycling wish list.