Adventure Events

GP Koning Waterproofing & Roofing Roller Coaster League & Funride 2014

Start: 2 February 2014
Category: Road
Organizer: Cronje Fourie
Phone: 083 400 1925
Email: pen77rollercoaster@gmail.com
Venue: False Bay Rugby Club, Constantia

Both routes head out along Spaanschemat River Road and over the eastern side of Ou Kaapse Weg to Sun Valley. The 85 km turns right towards Kommetjie and continues along the coastal road via Scarborough towards Cape Point, heading back via Simon’s Town, Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay and Boyes Drive to finish in Ladies Mile Extension with a neutral zone back to the venue.


After climbing up and over Ou Kaapse Weg, the 49 km route continues straight over Black Hill before joining up with the long route at the Black Hill/Simonstown road intersection to head back to the finish.

ROUTE CUT-OFFS:
Two cut-offs will be enforced as follows: (a) Westlake/Ou Kaapse Weg traffic lights at 08h30 – All riders who have not yet started the climb up Ou Kaapse Weg by 08h30 cannot continue with the route and will have to return to the venue.  (b) Black Hill/Simon’s Town road traffic lights at 11h00.

DISTANCES: 85 km; 49 km
STARTING TIMES: 85 km @ 06h30; 49 km @ 07h30
VENUE: False Bay Rugby Club, Constantia
ENQUIRIES: Cronje Fourie
PHONE: 083 400 1925
EMAIL: pen77rollercoaster@gmail.com
LUCKY DRAW: 11h30
CUT-OFF: 12h00
PRE-ENTRIES CLOSE: 30 January 2014
ONLINE ENTRIES:  www.pedalpower.org.za

DIRECTIONS TO THE VENUE
Take the M3 from town past UCT and onto the Blue Route Freeway. Take the first off-ramp to Constantia/Hout Bay. At the T-junction, turn left onto Constantia Main Road. Continue to Spaanschemat River Road and enter the parking area from Doordrift Road. Please do not park in the Virgin Active parking area, or at the Constantia Shopping Centre.

GPS Coordinates:  S: 34°01.06; E: 18°27.11. Google Maps: FalseBay Rugby Club

NOTES
No children u/12; children u/15 to be accompanied by an adult at all times. An aptly named funride with some great climbs and beautiful views on both the long and short route. Check your brakes for the thrilling descent down Ou Kaapse Weg and remember to take in the fabulous view from Boyes Drive.
Last update on this event: 14/12/2013
Event added: 14/12/2013
General Event Details
DATE:
Sunday, 02 February 2014
EVENT TYPE:
PROVINCE / AREA:
Western Cape, Cape Town
Map of Event Start