The Bestmed Tour of Good Hope is South Africa's premier road stage race with its race headquarters at the Mandela Legacy Correctional Facility in Paarl, Western Cape.
The race incorporates five days of racing over a total distance of 490KM, with 5218M of vertical ascent.
The route presents the perfect mix for a five-day road stage race with two relatively flat stages (stages 1 and 5) and two queen stages with ample climbing (stages 3 and 4). The second stage consists of a 25km Time Trial for solo riders and 63km Team Time Trial for amateur teams (stage 2).
Here is a short breakdown of the stages:
Stage 1: 132km - 890 m elevation
Stage 2: Individual time-trial 1 26.5km - 280m elevation
Stage 2: Team time-trial 63.5km 550m elevation
Stage 3: 137km 2687m elevation
Stage 4: 134km 2900m elevation
Stage 5: 82km 900m elevation
Last update on this event: 28/02/2018
Event added: 28/02/2018