9th Annual Charity Cycle Touron March 8, 2011
4 March marked the beginning of the 9th annual Sun City to Table Bay Charity Cycle Tour. This event consists of 7 days of sweat and endurance for the cyclists involved, covering a massive 1,645km in total and approximately 220km daily. Each cyclist needs to complete the required total of kilometres for each given day.
The cyclists will be riding a route that takes them direct from the Sun City resort to the following towns: Lichtenburg, Christiana, Kimberley, Britstown, Beaufort Wes, Laingsburg, and Worcester. From Worcester they will be cycling straight to their final destination; the Table Bay Hotel. They will be stopping in each town to rest and the lovely Miss SA 2010, Bokang Montjane will be there to greet them and hand out cash donations to relevant charities that are being supported by the event.
The team is donating funds to 4 of Sun International’s CSI projects: The Sun City AIDS Orphan Housing Project, Sinothando Children’s Home, the Deaf Institute and Nazareth House.
The Charity Cycle Tour team is made up of 6 international cyclists, 8 lady cyclists and 2 PDI cyclists. Included in the team are: Nicole Flint (former Miss SA) as the celebrity cyclist; 69 year old German, Reiner Stolz, who has taken part every year since inception; 2 German international Iron Man athletes, Marcus Moser and Markus Kalb; as well as 6 riders who will competing in the 2011 International Tour Trans Alp in June and July. These riders will also be taking part in the Cape Town Cycle Tour that commences a day after they finish the charity tour. That is serious dedication!
Cape Town Cycle Tour
Have you booked accommodation for the Cape Town Cycle Tour?
From only R4,540 per person sharing you can enjoy 3 nights of luxury twin accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis, inclusive of return transfers, pre and post-race massage by Mandy Banks Biokinetics, as well as the delectable carbo-loading dinner mentioned above the night before the race.
This offer is only available from 11 – 14 March.
To book your Argus Cycle Tour call a Dream Maker on 011 217 5555.