RIDER INFO

Race to the Sun was made for the adventurer, solo rider, team player or relay rider.

2020 RACE OPTIONS

The race can be done by means of the following. No under 18s allowed:

Solo Rider

R900 per person

The dedicated individual cycling at your own pace, just you, your bike, the road and endurance.

Teams

R1800 for Two 

The race can be enjoyed by enthusiastic teams of two, motivating one another to endure until the end.

Relay Teams

R1600 for Two 

The race can be enjoyed by relay teams of two. The first half of the team will ride the first 86km and the second the rest of the distance.

E-Bikes

R900 per person 

The race can be enjoyed on a e-bike as a solo rider or relay teams of two. First half of the team will ride the first 86km and the second the rest of the distance.

SOLO RIDERS & TEAMS

Solo riders or teams of two, will have a neutral start at Hartbeespoort Die Oewer. The journey will stretch over 167km, across farms roads, townships and canals throughout Brits. Five water points will be located throughout the route, three feeding stations and two water points only.  A family member will have to take your vehicle to Sun City and enjoy the day there, or stop at each of the spectator points to cheer you along.

RELAY TEAMS

One rider takes on the solo journey for 85km and meets his/her partner at Roodekopjes Dam, which is halfway. Team mates will drop off their first riders at Hartbeespoort Die Oewer and drive with their vehicle towards Roodekopjes Dam. Here they will await their team mates as they journey on the first 85km. They will then take over the relay and finish the rest of the route. Team mates will proceed to Sun City where they will be awaited by their teams.

RELAY TEAMS

One rider takes on the solo journey for 85km and meets his/her partner at Roodekopjes Dam, which is halfway. Team mates will drop off their first riders at Hartbeespoort Die Oewer and drive with their vehicle towards Roodekopjes Dam. Here they will await their team mates as they journey on the first 85km. They will then take over the relay and finish the rest of the route. Team mates will proceed to Sun City where they will be awaited by their teams.

IMPORTANT RULES TO REMEMBER

GPS Devices Are Required

Traffic Rules Apply (Keep Left)

Helmets Are Compulsory

No Riders Under 18 Years Old

Do Not Litter

No Outside Assistance Allowed

No Vehicles Allowed On The Route

No Drafting Behind Vehicles

CONNECT WITH US

Follow us on social media for the latest news, competitions and race updates

Subscribe here to stay up to date with News & Tips

Share This