The Medihelp Stellenbosch Cycle Excursion returns to its roots on Sunday 19 January 2020 with a thrilling 97 km route that takes position within the Cape Winelands’ impressive surroundings. Backed by way of Medihelp Clinical Help and hosted by way of the Pedal Energy Affiliation (PPA), the excursion caters for each amateur and skilled cyclists. The development will as soon as once more get started at Stellenbosch Prime College and cements its standing as a premier seeding match for the 2020 Cape The city Cycle Excursion.

The course

Incorporating 1 191 m of hiking, the route will get instantly into the swing of items and takes you over the pretty Helshoogte Go via Pniel and in opposition to Franschhoek till you get the Wemmershoek turnoff about 21 km into your experience. This would be the final stretch till you achieve your first waterpoint at 30,five km in entrance of Pearl Valley Golfing Property. From there you’re going to cycle in opposition to Paarl and at 36,eight km you’re going to flip proper onto Lustigan Highway/Drakenstein Highway. You are going to keep on Lustigan for a brief distance ahead of turning proper into Denneboom and Sonstraal roads at 39,nine km.

The second one refreshment station might be on the 55,1 km mark in a while after Wellington graveyard – make sure you rehydrate as your subsequent waterpoint is at the R44 reverse Windmeul Vineyard on the 63,five km mark. You are going to be welcomed into Klapmuts with any other waterpoint at 79,eight km from the place your ultimate adventure again to the venue will start.

With most effective nine km to head, the final push is in sight when you hit the Medihelp waterpoint at Knorhoek – grasp a banana and feature some Coke for the overall stretch. The end might be at the Helshoogte street ahead of Idas Valley and a impartial zone will take you again to the venue, the place you’re going to obtain your well-merited medal and Coke. Take your motorbike to the protected motorbike park whilst you calm down and benefit from the hospitality on be offering.

Meals and leisure

Seattle Espresso might be there on your caffeine repair and there might be all kinds of foods and drinks stalls. Children leisure will permit the little ones to have some amusing while mum and dad benefit from the are living leisure on be offering.

Key data

Path: 97 km with 1 191 m of hiking.

Access charge: R350 or R330 for PPA individuals (stays the similar as 2019).

PPA data tent: PPA body of workers will be capable of solution any questions.

Motorbike store: Positioned at first to help with minor motorbike changes and you’ll be able to purchase any last-minute spares.

Prize-giving: Beginning at 11:00, the winners might be receiving a complete of R60 00Zero in prize cash. There’s additionally a fortunate draw proper after, so keep put and it’s essential to win nice prizes.

Additional information

Seek advice from  www.pedalpower.org.za or touch us at 021 671 6340 or [email protected]



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