Race to the Sun is around the corner and we would like to get you race ready before then. In this email you will find all the necessary details for the event: route files, batch details, emergency numbers, start times etc.


Batch Details

You can find your starting batch here > https://saseeding.com/batching/. Please email info@saseeding.com should any queries arise.

  • Batch A – 06h00am
  • Batch B – 06h10 am
  • Batch C – 06h20am
  • Batch D – 06h30am

SASeeding Timing Board

All participants need a SASeeding timing board to take part in the race. Should you already have a SASeeding board, please remember to bring along on the day. Boards available for purchase at the event registrations for R60. Boards can be hired for R100 and you will receive your money back at the end. Purchase board here.


The Route

Time to get those GPS devices ready. Below the route files available for download. Please note we travel through private property, do not attempt the route beforehand.


Registration takes place on Friday, 15 February 2019 at the following venues from 10h00 – 17h00.

Pretoria – Lynnwood Cyclery
Centurion – Centurion Cyclery
Johannesburg – Concept Cyclery Melrose Arch

We recommend making use of one of the pre-registration venues on Friday. If you can’t make it, we’ve got you covered! Registration takes place on race day at the start from 5am.


Route Profile

Each water point will be an oasis with cold coke and water, ice, and plenty of food. Supporters are allowed to feed the riders during race. Water point 1 and 3 are also spectator points. Water point 3 is where relay teams will hand over to the next member(s). Please remember to pack your own special nutritional supplements to mix and energy gels.

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Shuttle Service

The shuttle service is now closed, please email info@advendurance.com if you have not made arrangements. The planned time for the shuttle service to depart from Sun City will be at 13h00 & 17h00 on 16 February 2019. Please make sure you have your bike loaded and ready to leave at least 15min before departure time.

Rider Safety

EXTREMELY IMPORTANT! Route marshals and traffic authorities have been placed at critical road crossings. As a rider, it stays your own responsibility to look and see if it is SAFE to cross or overtake on the roads. Stay on the LEFT SIDE of the gravel/dirt roads on the shoulder off the road to avoid any contact with a vehicle.

Emergency Numbers

Sweeping vehicles will be at the back of the race pack to ensure everyone is safe on route. Please install the MySOS app on your phone and also save these numbers:

Medics | 078 327 3957
Advendurance Office | 086 199 0001




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