RIDER INFO

King Price Race to the Sun is tailor-made for the solo rider, relay rider or E-bike adventurer.

2024 RACE OPTIONS

The age limit is 18 years and older. Complete the race in any one of the following formats:

R1595
per rider
100-miler Solo
Free post-event photos
Finisher medal
Virtual goodie bag
R910
per rider
50-miler Solo
Free post-event photos
Finisher medal
Virtual goodie bag
R1900
(R950 p/rider until 31 Dec 2023)
Relay Team of 2
Free post-event photos
Finisher medal
Virtual goodie bag
R1595
per rider
Solo E-Bike
Free post-event photos
Finisher medal
Virtual goodie bag
R1900
(R950 p/rider until 31 Dec 2023)
Relay Team E-Bike
Free post-event photos
Finisher medal
Virtual goodie bag

SOLO RIDERS

All riders will have a neutral start at Hartbeespoort Die Oewer. The journey will stretch over 160 km, across farms roads, communities and canals through Brits. There will be 5 water points along the route, two of which will serve water only.

RELAY TEAMS OF 2

Rider 1 takes on the first 77 km of the journey and meets Rider 2 at Beestekraal Kerk in Roodekoppies at the halfway mark. Rider 2 will take over the relay and ride the second 84 km to the finish at Sun City.

In practice, Rider 2 will drop off Rider 1 at the Start at Hartbeespoort, Die Oewer and drive their vehicle straight to Roodekopjes Dam where they will await their teammates. Rider 2 will take over the relay and Rider 1 will drive the team vehicle straight to the finish at Sun City to welcome their teammates home.

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

Medals

Special Achievement Medals

GOLD
SUB 5:00hrs

SILVER
SUB 6:00hrs

BRONZE
SUB 7:00hrs

FINISHER MEDALS
7:00hrs +

Accommodation

Spend the night at Sun City resort. Special accommodation rates and voucher codes will be emailed through once registered. Accommodation is available at the Cabanas, Soho and Cascades. A 2-night minimum stay is applicable over the weekend.

To book please call Central Reservations on 011 780 7800 and quote the block code to be legible for the preferential rate.

MORNING SHUTTLE

Remember to book your shuttles with Fabian’s Bicycle Transport directly or via your Howler profile. 

  • The Shuttle Bus will leave Sun City at 04:00 am sharp from the resort to the start line.

Book your morning shuttle

AFTERNOON SHUTTLE

Remember to book your shuttles with Fabian’s Bicycle Transport directly or via your Howler profile. 

  • There will be 3 vehicles travelling from Sun City back to Die Oewer.

  • The busses will leave as soon as each has reached capacity.

  • Estimate bus leaving times: 02:00 pm, 04:00 pm and 06:00 pm.

Book your afternoon shuttle