General Race Info

Entry Fees
Category Distance Entry Fee
Road – Long 109km* R380
Road – Short 60km R260
MTB – Long 45km** R230
MTB – Short 20km R180

* The 45km MTB Challenge is challenging and technical, and should only be attempted by fit and experienced mountain bikers.

  • Late entry fee: R50
  • Substitution fee: R20
  • Entries close 20 February, or as soon as the entry limits have been reached: Road – 2,000 entrants; MTB – 500 entrants
  • Start time: From 06h00 on both days
Registration & Number Collection
  • Thursday, 23 February:Β Cycle Lab Fourways (9am – 5pm)
  • Friday, 24 February: Cadence World, Krugersdorp (9am – 5pm)

If the entry limit is not reached (2,000 for the road race and 500 for the MTB race), late entries will be accepted at registration. Please keep an eye on social media updates regarding the availability of late entries. Important note: A penalty of R50 will be applicable for all distances.

Seeding

Seeding is done for all online and pre-entries received and paid before the closing date.

Timing:

Timing will be done by Finish Time this year. All participants will receive a timing board for both road and MTB events, which is to be returned to the organisers after finishing. Timing points will also be deployed this year, which will provide valuable information to spectators online. More information to follow.

Entrants that register, but not ride on the day, will be liable for the cost of replacing the timing boards.

Live tracking for the road race will be updated soon

Live tracking for the MTB race will be updated soon

NO CHIP: NO RESULTS, NO PRIZE MONEY, NO TROPHY.

Prize Giving: Road Race
Prize giving for the road classic will start at the finish line approx. 30 minutes after each racing category, or as soon as results have been verified by the officials.

Prize Giving: MTB Race
Prize giving for the MTB event will start at the finish line approx. 30 minutes after all category winners have finished and as soon as results have been verified by the officials. As this is a new event, estimated times are still to be confirmed.

Safety: No Helmet No Ride

Ample Lead and sweep vehicles will be available, as well as a strong contingent from Metro Police and the awesome Road Rangers team.

All participants are deemed to have acquainted themselves with the rules and regulations and are bound to them.

Cyclists must obey the instructions of the traffic officers and marshals and comply strictly with the rules of the road at all times, unless authorized to the contrary by a traffic officer or a marshal.

Failure to comply will lead to disqualification.