Cape Town Cycle Tour 3-day Training Rides

In the week leading up to the iconic Cape Town Cycle Tour on Sunday 10th March 2019, Cape Vélo will be hosting three spectacular training rides of around 60-100kms each, to help acclimatize Cape Town visitors to the climate and road conditions, before you take on the event challenge! 

Training Ride Dates: 
Monday 4th March: Cape Winelands Day Tour
Wednesday 6th March: Clarence Drive, False Bay Day Tour
Friday 8th March: Cape Peninsula Day Tour

The total tour cost per person is based on cyclists participating in all three of the training rides. It includes:

• Transfers to and from your accommodation x 3 days
• Private accredited cycling tour guide x 3 days
• Lunch and soft drink x 3 days
• Free Cape Vélo water bottle

If you’d like to rent a bike for the week of the Cape Town Cycle Tour (including the event itself), please let us know by clicking the ‘Need Bike’ option, so that we can send you more info.


International and General entries to the iconic Cape Town Cycle Tour 2019 are now officially open!

Taking place on Sunday 10th March 2019, The Cape Town Cycle Tour has been named the world’s largest individually timed cycle race. This is an unforgettable day out in the saddle, due to the incredible spectator support throughout the race across the Cape Peninsula. The race has come a long way since its humble beginnings in 1978, and is one of the major reasons for the explosive growth of the sport of cycling in South Africa in recent years.

Race details:  

Distance: 109 km
Start: Cape Town City Centre
Finish: Cape Town Stadium, Greenpoint
Number of cyclists: 35,000
Entry cost:  R500 for South African residents /  R1,000 for international participants 

To enter the Cape Town Cycle Tour online, click here: 

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