Great new routes for 2015! The routes for the Porcupine Ridge MTB Challenge (starting at Bridge House School, Franschhoek) on Saturday 31 January 2015 have been changed due to new fire regulations pertaining to the Cape Pine Plantations. The organisers are thrilled with the new routes, being 52 km (07h00), 30 km (07h45) and 7.5 km (07h30). New route descriptions will be uploaded soonest.
Calendar of Events
The Red Hill Charity Challenge is a lap-format event, where cyclists will do as many laps as possible within 9 hours. The route starts in Simons Town and includes the tough climb up the steep side of Red Hill, returning via Smitswinkel. Funds raised will be used to support the Bicycling Empowerment Network (BEN), a Cape Town based NGO since 2002, whose mission is to use the bicycle to combat poverty, promote jobs, advocate for safe, non motorized transportation, and produce happy and healthy bodies & minds. (more…)
2015 is the 17th time this popular race is taking place. The 108km route is an Official Premier Seeding event for the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2016.
Do not miss this old favorite. This event has a NEW VENUE and NEW SPONSORS in 2015, but the same enthusiastic organisers who are as eager as ever to provide a super event as in the past. Please note that entries this year are online only.
Last training ride before the Cape Town Cycle Tour! Entries are open! Early Bird entries (at a discounted entry fee) will be taken until 9 January 2015, whereafter normal entry fees will apply. Entries close on 9 February – please note that no late entries will be taken. Pre-entries only – no ‘on-the-day’ entries. (more…)
Good luck to all entrants for the 2015 Cape Town Cycle Tour! For more information about late (charity) entries, substitutions, registration, Expo, cut-offs and the like, please visit the Cycle Tour website.
The date for our annual FUN weekend away in the Overberg has been set. At the time of writing, we are hard at work finalising a NEW venue and routes, checking out restaurants and other places to visit, and collecting prizes for our fantastic Wacky Wheels prizegiving. As in the past, a maximum of 40 cyclists can be accepted on the tour. For more info, email Wendy.
Diarise the date! More event information for this popular MTB funride near Worcester will follow as soon as the organiser has confirmed the routes and entry fees.
Diarise the date! More event information for this MTB funride near Durbanville to follow as soon as the organiser has confirmed the routes and entry fees.
Diarise the date for this popular event in the Grabouw plantations! More event information to follow as soon as the organiser has confirmed the routes and entry fees.