We are happy to announce that our PPA social rides will start on Saturday 29 September 2018. We will meet at the PPA Mowbray office at 6h30, the ride will start at 07h00 sharp. Our social rides will take place every Saturday and is open to everyone. For more info please contact us on (021) 671-6340 or send us an email to email@example.com
Distance: 32km, turn around at the Queens Rd circle in Sea Point
Ride captain: Robert Vogel
Speed: determined by the slowest rider. The group remains together
Ride Time: 2-3 hours, depending on traffic and any mechanicals
Support vehicle with spares will follow the group; can transport bikes & riders
The ride is open to everyone, free of charge
Free coffee at the Gear Change in Mowbray
TILETORIA ELGIN VALLEY MTB
Online entries for the Tiletoria Elgin Valley MTB closes Monday 01 October at 8h00 am. The event has been postponed to Sunday 7 October 2018. Click on this link to enter
Enter now to avoid disappointment
ENTRIES ARE GOING FAST FOR THE 2019 MALUTI DOUBLE90
Entries are open for one of South Africa’s favourite team road cycle races, the 2019 Maluti Double90. This iconic event will be in its 4th year in 2019. Teams should secure their entries as soon as possible as entries are bound to sell out fast. The event takes place in the picturesque town of Clarens in the eastern Free State on Saturday 13 April 2019. Teams consist of between 6 and 12 riders and will take on a daring 180km route with some breathtaking scenery.
Entries are open until Friday 1 February 2019.
No late entries will be taken at registration or on the day of the event.
This year the Mangaung Cycle Tour celebrates 4 years of uniting cyclists from across the country to take part in the largest road cycle race in central South Africa, under the ownership of the Pedal Power Association. This year’s event takes place in Bloemfontein on Sunday 4 November 2018. Cyclists can get ready for a great weekend of cycling in Bloemfontein as the Bloem MTB Challenge, organised by Afri Adventures will kick off on Saturday 3 November by the prestigious road event on Sunday.
We are excited to announce new routes for this year’s event. Participants can enter one of two distances, a 108 km route (which will be used as seeding for the 2018 Cape Town Cycle Tour), or a shorter 30 km route.
Pre-entries are now open until 26 October.
Click here to enter now or visit Cycle Events
Late entries will be available at registration. No late entries on race day.
SOCIAL TRAINING RIDES – SOUTHERN / NORTHERN SUBURBS
PPA members are welcome to join the popular Saturday morning training rides hosted by the City Cycling Club. (Please note that all risks remain with the rider).
Southern suburbs: Rides start on Saturdays from the Life Cycle store in Tokai. For more info contact 021 701 0511.
Northern suburbs: Rides start at 06h30 from the BP service station at the Edgemead Shopping Centre in Letchworth Drive. Visit City Cycling Club for more info and details of the weekly planned route (under Newsletter link). Enquiries: Mark on 083 318 9379 or John (after hours) on 083 583 1729.
EVENTS AT A GLANCE
Please see the PPA website for more information on these events.
Please note that PPA Marshals are there to secure the safety of our riders at events so please remember to bring your own tubes and spares when participating in an event as the PPA does not supply these to riders.
Please note that PPA only organises events with “PPA-own” status in the category column.