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Momentum Weekend Argus Knysna Cycle Tour (Road) presented by Rotary

Club Contacts Rated Race
Date: 01 July 2018
Time: 08h00
Organisers: Rotary Club of Knysna
Distance: 115; 50
Province: Western Cape
Start: Waterfront Drive
Knysna
Race Changes 04 Aug 2017
  NEW RACE.
RACE CANCELLED.
Race Date changed changed from 2018/01/01 to 2018/07/01.
 
Enquiries:
Contact 1: Linda or Megan
(Work) 044 382 1129 (mornings only)
(Cell) 082 851 3622
(Email) enquiries@knysnacycle.co.za
Website www.knysnacycle.co.za
 
Entry Details:

Pre-entries: www.knysnacycle.co.za. Entries open on 1 March 2018.


 
Route Description:
Difficulty Rating: 0. Route Type: Out-and-back

A new route was introduced in 2014. From Knysna riding westward along the Lagoon Road the route climbs Katerneck and goes into the Gouna Valley. From here you ride into Sedgefield and turn around. The first real climb comes about 30 kilometres into the race as you travel north past plantation and forest to turn just before the historic town of Karatara. The second challenge is Barrington Hill with the turn around at about the 72 kilometre mark. Once over this with the finish in mind the route takes you back to Knysna along the N2. The route does have some dangerous sections and the organisers will impose strong safety control measures at these points.




Knysna Cycle Tour 109 km
 
Prizes and Give-Aways:

Age group prizes have been re-introduced. Shields, gold medals and cash prizes go to all category winners. Commemorative medals go to all finishers within the time limit.

 
Course Records:
Name Time Year
Men
Women
 
Editor's Notes:

This event will be celebrating its 31st anniversary in 2018.



Finishers: 6000
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