Stellenbosch Cycle Tour 2016: Entries Open Next Week!

If you dread the thought of packing your bike away for winter, why not treat yourself to a pre-Christmas break, and book a last-minute holiday to sunny South Africa for the newly renamed Medihelp Stellenbosch Cycle Tour. A fabulous one day, 97km cycling event through what has to be one of Cape Town’s most beautiful…

17 Reason’s Why You Should Cycle the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2017

With a mere 227 days to go until the World’s Largest Timed Cycle Race the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2017 gets underway, now is most definitely the time to start planning your trip to South Africa’s Mother City for what is, undoubtedly, the most beautiful one-day cycling event in world. An iconic cycle tour (previously…

Have Your Rented Your Bike for the Cape Town Cycle Tour?

The Ballot has closed, all places are secured, and if you haven’t rented a bike for the Cape Town Cycle Tour yet, now is definitely the time to make your reservation! Many of Cape Town’s bicycle rental companies have already rented out all of their bikes for the Cycle Tour weekend, but we still have…

Cape Town Cycle Tour – Go Pro Style!

If you are wondering what it is really like to cycle the Cape Town Cycle Tour, these Go Pro pics from the 2015 event should give you some idea!  Sadly, they are mostly rear view photos (quite literally!), but when you are concentrating on the world’s largest timed cycle tour, there is only one way to…

Cape Town Cycle Tour 2015 #Showyoucaresolidarityride

We have just returned from our annual pilgrimage to Cape Town for the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2015, and while it didn’t quite go to plan this year due to huge bush fires ravaging the Cape Peninsula in the week before the race, the event organisers still did a fantastic job with the #Showyoucaresolidarityride! Sadly, the…

Cape Town Cycle Tour 2015 – 50 Days and Counting!

With just 50 days to go until the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2015 gets underway, now is definitely time to finalise your travel plans to South Africa – if you haven’t done so already! International Entries can still secure their place on the World’s Largest Timed Cycle Race, but the flights and hotels are filing…

Riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour on a Tandem

The Cape Town Cycle Tour is great fun to ride on any type of bike, but if you want to share the load with your best buddy, riding on a Tandem is definitely the way to go! Renting a bike in Cape Town for the Cape Town Cycle Tour is relatively easy, but you need to…