Namola elevates safety and convenience at Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience

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The 10th annual Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience, held this past weekend (Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November), reached unprecedented levels of rider safety and security through its significant partnership with Namola.

SA’s most trusted safety App, Namola’s cutting-edge features empowered riders to swiftly request assistance in case of emergencies.

“We were thrilled to have Namola as the official Safety Partner of the 2023 Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports and Event Founder. “This collaboration added a layer of safety and convenience, reflecting both organizations’ commitment to ensuring a seamless and enjoyable MTB adventure for all participants. Riders could enjoy Stellenbosch’s world class trails with peace of mind, knowing that Namola was there to provide added security and assistance.”

“We had an incredible time at our first Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience,” says Courtney Lawrence, Namola Marketing Manager. “The sponsorship aligns perfectly with our commitment to ensuring the safety and security of individuals in all aspects of life, including their recreational pursuits. The success of this event underscores the importance of community and well-being, values that resonate strongly with Namola.”

“Working with Stillwater Sports as a sponsor has been an incredible experience for Namola. Their commitment to safety aligns with our mission to ensure the well-being of every participant. The dedication and excellence showcased by Stillwater Sports have been truly remarkable, and we’re honoured to be part of their journey in setting new standards for safety and enjoyment in the biking community,” says Peter Adolphs, CEO at Namola.

Key Advantages of the Partnership:

  1. Swift Assistance: In case of an emergency, riders could use the Namola app to request immediate assistance, ensuring a rapid and precise response to their location.
  2. Elevated Safety Standards: Namola’s inclusion as the official safety partner raised the overall safety standards of the Savanna Origin of Trails MTB Experience. Participants could focus on the race, knowing an additional safety net was in place.
  3. Collaborative Emergency Response: The partnership facilitated seamless collaboration between event organisers and private emergency services, ensuring a well-coordinated and effective response to any safety concerns.
  4. Post-Event Safety: The Namola app continues to offer safety beyond race day, providing participants with an additional layer of assurance during their mountain biking adventures.

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