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Wilro Lions Cycle Challenge

Club Contacts Rated Race
Date: 15 April 2018
Time: 07h00
Organisers: Lions Club Wilro Park
Distance: 114; 41
Province: Gauteng
Start: Tarlton Int. Raceway
Off R24,
between Krugersdorp & Magaliesburg
Race Changes 14 Feb 2018
  NEW RACE.
RACE CANCELLED.
Start Time changed changed from 06h30 to 07h00.
Start Venue changed changed from Tarlton Int. Raceway on the R24, between Krugersdorp & Magaliesburg to Tarlton Int. Raceway Off R24, between Krugersdorp & Magaliesburg.
Race Date changed changed from 2018/01/01 to 2018/04/15.
 
Enquiries:
Contact 1: Robert Stevens
(Work) 011-3506674
(Home) 082-4577293
(Cell) 072-3058522
(Email) roberts@absa.co.za
Website www.cycleevents.co.za

Contact 2: Sydney van Heerden
(Work) 011-3020624
(Email)svheerden@mercantile.co.za
 
Entry Details:

Pre-entries: www.cycleevents.co.za. Late entries are accepted at the start from 05h30.


 
Route Description:
Difficulty Rating: 0. Route Type: Circular

This scenic route takes in much of the Magalies Meander and the Cradle of Humankind. The race starts with a gentle climb up past Maropeng followed by a fast section down the notorious Hekpoort Hill. The race goes out on the Koster Road to Western Cane and then to the N14 rear Carletonville. There is some work to do before the halfway point, but the second half of the ride is an enjoyable fast and flat affair. The wind is always a factor out on the western most portion of the route that could see lots of guttering coming back along the N14.




Wilro Challenge 114 km
 
Course Records:
Name Time Year
Men Johan Rabie 02:32:49 2010
Women Robyn de Groot 03:03:08 2010
 
Editor's Notes:

The Wilro Lions Cycle Challenge celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2018. This is a charity event and the race takings go to many of the Lions-sponsored projects including AIDS awareness campaigns, Sparrows Nest AIDS Village and Guide Dogs.



Finishers: 1800 Time Limit: 06:00
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