Adventure Events

Olympic Cycles / PresLes / Foord “Journey4Sight n Service” Cycle Tour 2014

Start: 12 January 2014
Category: Road
Venue: Paul Greyling Primary, Fish Hoek, South Africa

NEW ROUTES! 70 km: From the school in Fish Hoek, cyclists will head out along Fish Hoek Main Road to Kalk Bay to tackle Boyes Drive.  Turn left at the Westlake Golf course towards the Westlake Business Park and left again for the second big climb of the day, Ou Kaapse Weg. At the four-way Sun Valley intersection, cyclists will continue over Blackhill and then head out along the coast to Simons Town, Smitswinkel and Misty Cliffs. Turn right at the Soetwater intersection to Ocean View and again right onto Kommetjie Road to the finish. There will be a neutral zone back to the school.

SHORT: The short route may be short in length, but is a tough one as it follows the long route over Boyes Drive and Ou Kaapse Weg until the Sun Valley / Kommetjie Road fourway intersection. Turn left towards Fish Hoek to finish. There will be a neutral zone back to the school.  This route will be untimed. Please note no children u/12 will be allowed to ride either the long or short route.

DISTANCES: 70 km; 20 km
STARTING TIME: 70 km @ 06h30; 20 km @ 07h00
VENUE: Paul Greyling School, Sunray Road, Fish Hoek
ENQUIRIES: Ron Holmes (021) 531- 2023 / 072 560 3859 /; Anthony Doman (021) 530-3230 / 083 445 3049 /;  Les Salo (021) 671-6821 / 082 789 7744 /
CUT-OFF: 10h15
PRE-ENTRIES CLOSE:  09 January 2014. Click here to enter online now.

From Cape Town: Take the M3 from town all the way to end of Free Way at Westlake. Turn left onto Steenberg Road and go to main Road traffic lights. Turn right to Muizenberg going over Boyes Drive or use Main Road to Fish Hoek. Turn right at the Clovelly traffic lights into Banks Road and proceed to the school fields parking area. If coming over Ou Kaapse Weg turn left at the Sun Valley / Kommetjie Road four way traffic intersection towards Fish Hoek and follow the J4SnS Cycle Tour direction signs to the school. GPS Coordinates: S34.132017, E18.431733.

Pre-registration at the Lions Club of Kirstenbosch Clubhouse, Almond Street, Newlands (Fernwood) on Saturday 11 January 2014 from 10h00 until 14h00. Registration on the day of the event at Paul Greyling School. No children u/12 whatsoever, due to the first two tough major climbs; children u/15 to be accompanied by an adult at all times

Remember to wear your seeded PPA road funride number. If you have not yet collected your 2013-2014 road funride number, please contact the PPA Office in this regard. Please note PPA admin staff will not be at pre-registration and PPA Members who still need to collect a funride number, must please collect it from the PPA Office, or it on the morning of the event.

Kindly note pre-entry fees listed below exclude any additional online charges.
Last update on this event: 13/12/2013
Event added: 13/12/2013
General Event Details
Sunday, 12 January 2014
Western Cape, Fish Hoek