Entering Discovery 947 MTB Ride - hosted at Steyn City

When is Discovery 947 MTB Ride?

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

When is number collection for Discovery 947 MTB Ride?

Dates and times: Thursday, 7 November 09:00 – 17:00
Friday, 8 November 09:00 – 17:00
Saturday, 9 November 07:00 – 13:00

Where is number collection for Discovery 947 MTB Ride?

You need to collect your race number and pack at the Discovery 947 MTB Ride Lifestyle Expo:

Venue:The Shed at Steyn City Access via Cedar Road gatehouse only. Click here to view the map

Where do I download my number collection document?

CLICK HERE to download your collection document

This link is only valid for 25km & 55km Discovery 947 MTB Ride entries received up to and including 7 October 2019. Entries received thereafter will receive their start times at a later stage.


Where will Discovery 947 MTB Ride take place?

Steyn City (Cedar Rd Gatehouse), Fourways.

What distance can I enter?

10km*: The 10km MTB 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 late entry fees?

10km* - R200 (incl. 15% VAT)
25km* - R330 (incl. 15% Vat and R10 CSA rider levy)
55km * - R440 (incl. 15% Vat and R10 CSA rider levy)

When will late entries be available?

The Discovery 947 MTB late entries will be available at number collection.

Do I need to qualify for Discovery 947 MTB Ride?

Yes, you will have to take part in a MTB ride 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 MTB Ride timed?

RaceTec is the official timing company of the 25km & 55km Discovery 947 MTB 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 MTB Ride is not a timed event.