Entering Discovery 947 Ride Joburg Mountain Bike Ride - hosted at Steyn City

When is Discovery 947 Ride Joburg Mountain Bike Ride?

10km MTB Ride takes place on Saturday 9 November and 25km / 55km MTB Rides take place on Sunday, 10 November 2019.

Where will Discovery 947 Ride Joburg Mountain Bike Ride take place?

Steyn City (Cedar Rd Gatehouse), Fourways.

What distance can I enter?

10km*: The 10km Mountain Bike Ride offers entry-level mountain bikers, older kids and families a great introduction to Mountain Biking that is contained within the Steyn City property.
25km*: For the fairly new to seasoned weekend warrior.
55km*: For the brave and experienced MTB riders.
The 25km* route is separate to the 55km* route. You cannot start the 55km* and switch to the 25km*. Ensure that if you enter the 55km* you are adequately prepared.
*distances may vary within 5km.

What are the entry fees?

10km* - R180 (incl. 15% VAT)
25km* - R285 (incl. 15% Vat and R10 CSA rider levy)
55km* - R385 (incl. 15% Vat and R10 CSA rider levy)

Do I need to qualify for Discovery 947 RIde Joburg Mountain Bike Ride?

Yes, you will have to take part in a Mountain Bike race timed by Racetec of 40km or more in order to qualify for the 55km*.
You do not need to qualify for the 25km*.

How old do I have to be to enter?

The minimum age for the 25km* is 10.
The minimum age for the 55km* is 15.

Is the Mountain Bike Ride timed?

RaceTec is the official timing company of the 25km & 55km Discovery 947 Ride Joburg Mountain Bike Ride 2019. It is compulsory for every cyclist participating in 25km & 55km to wear a valid RaceTec timing chip linked to your personal profile. The 8km Discovery 947 Mountain Bike Ride is not a timed event.