A small group of cyclists rode 94.7km to help those who thought they could, but probably couldn't. These are their stories.
Getting into Anriette's cycling mind
This episode of Coffee Stop with Jenni Green features Anriette Schoemann. They chat to us with coffees in hand.
Get to hear why Graham felt it was best to propose to his girlfriend, Abigail, at the finish line of Ride Joburg.
While the women's elite race saw the defending champion take title honours, the men's elite race was a sprint to the finish line.
In near perfect conditions, Carla Oberholzer and Marc Pritzen were crowned champions of the Discovery 947 Ride Joburg on Sunday.We managed to cross over on Jan Smuts and establish the break
Here are our pics of great spots to support those taking over the streets of Joburg.If you are not heading out on Ride Joburg Sunday and are looking for somewhere to cheer on the cyclists we would like to suggest the following spots:
Discovery 947 Ride Joburg exercises full road closures to ensure the safety of the cyclists. This is how to avoid the closures.The route starts and ends at Century Property's Riversands Commercial Park, just off the R511 in Fourways.
The Discovery 947 Ride Joburg will once again swing into Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit before heading out for the finish line some 10km away. The original Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit was built in 1961
In a first for the Discovery 947 Ride Joburg, the 947 Vitality Short Ride opens the field to those wanting to move more. Traffic will be busy, just remember to give yourself enough time on event day.
Overnight rain and overcast conditions make for stellar performances across the start groups.De Groot powered away to claim a magnificent solo win under what she described as “near perfect conditions”