160km Premier Distance
Date: Sunday 21st October 2018
Start: Pietermaritzburg City Hall
Finish: Suncoast, Durban
Distance: 160km with full and rolling road closure
Entry Cost: R1 420 up to and including 20 September (entry includes and event jacket, post race hospitality with meal)
Online Entries open: 12 April 2018
Online Entries close: 20 September 2018
Number Collection: Number collection and late entries will be held at the Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani Hotel. The address is: 63 Snell Parade, North Beach, Durban
Thursday 18th October 13h00 – 18h00
Friday 19th October 09h00 – 18h00
Saturday 20th October 09h00 – 16h00
There is only one batch in this event and once 250 cyclists have entered the event will be capped.
You must meet the following criteria to be allowed into the 160km:
– Sub 3 Hour Tsogo Sun Amashova in the last 2 years
– Seeding index lower than 20
The event organisers reserves the right to refuse entry to the 160km if you do not meet minimum requirements.
Hospitality after the race
You will have a special hospitality tent at the finish for all Premier Distance cyclists. You will also get a complimentary meal.
Bus transport is a pre booked service. All details available on the home page under TRANSPORT
All cyclists wanting to participate in road cycling events longer than 20km have to have a license, this is in accordance with the Cycling South Africa rules. It is beneficial to you to purchase a cycling license at the beginning of the year to ensure maximum benefit at other events as well as the Amashova. Click here for all Cycling South Africa benefits.If you only want to cycle one race a year then you can purchase a day license when you do your online entry for R35.
There will be a first prize awarded to the first cyclist from the 160km over the finish line. You have to wear your timing chip to be in line to win.