Friday’s Photo Session – The Cape Town Argus Cycle Tour Route

If you have registered for the Cape Town ‘Argus’ Cycle Tour 2015, you are in for a real treat! One of the world’s most beautiful bike rides, the Cape Argus is a spectacular 109km route around the Western Cape, and if you are wondering what the route is actually like, our Friday Photo Session will…

Cape Argus Cycle Tour is now the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2015

In case you missed the “big announcement”, the Cape Argus Cycle Tour has a new name!  No longer simply the Argus, the Cape Argus or the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour, the world’s largest timed cycle race is now called the Cape Town Cycle Tour. Makes sense, I suppose, although I am…

Cape Argus 2015 – Big Announcement Expected Tonight!

If you are waiting to register for the Cape Argus Cycle Tour 2015, then you will already know that the event organisers delayed registration this year until Friday, 26th September, to coincide with a “big announcement”. As the Cape Argus is a big deal for us here at Equatours (we LOVE it!), we have been…

Cape Argus Cycle Tour 2015 – Start Line 101

With just over 2 weeks to go until registration opens for the Cape Argus Cycle Tour 2015, international cyclists from across the world are busy making plans for their trip to Cape Town next March. With accommodations to secure, road bikes to rent, and flights to book, there is plenty to do between now and…

Seeding for the Cape Argus 2015 – International Cyclists

International cyclists taking part in the Cape Argus Cycle Tour can be seeded in one of the earlier / semi-professional start groups, but you have to contact the cycle tour organisers with your latest cycling achievements so that they can rank your position. Experience has shown us over the past few years that International Cyclists…

Renting a Bike for the Cape Argus – Do it now!

We may have seven months to go until the Cape Argus Cycle Tour 2015, but if you are an International cyclists and you intend to rent a bicycle in Cape Town for the world’s largest timed cycle race – you really need to do it now! I know you probably think I am overreacting, but…

Cape Argus 2015 Cape Town – What to Wear

In keeping with the laid-back and easygoing atmosphere of Cape Town, the ‘dress code’ for the Cape Argus Cycle Tour is pretty relaxed, with the only compulsory item being a bicycle helmet that complies with ANSI Z90/4 or SNELL standards. Cycling shoes or trainers, shorts and t-shirts are recommended by the event organisers “for your…

Brand New Cape Argus Cycle Tour Garden Route Package for 2015

Our Cape Argus Cycle Tour Garden Route Package for 2015 is finally ready! The ultimate training package for international cyclists who want to be in peak condition for the Cape Argus Cycle Tour on Sunday 8th March 2015, our brand new Platinum Package will give you the opportunity to get in shape as you cycle…