Event Calendar

May
5
Sun
Kalbaskraal – League Race 2 @ Kalbaskraal Rugby Club
May 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

After a great introduction last year, we are returning to Kalbaskraal for our second race.    64.5km and 550m of climbing – twice, for the Category 1’s and 2’s

Cyclists start at the Kalbaskraal Rugby Club, and ride in an anti-clockwise direction, taking in Philadelphia Road, past the silos, before heading to Malmesbury on the R304, then turning back towards Kalbaskraal.

Event Hand Book

Please click on the link for the event hand book  WPLeague Race Guide 2024

Registration and costs

The event forms part of the WP Road League for 2024.  Race entry costs R320 for senior riders and R200 for scholars and U19 Development.  Entry into the league for the race number and timing board will cost an additional R50

Route

The race starts at the Kalbaskraal Rugby Club and heads in a southerly direction towards Durbanville.  A left turn onto the Philadelphia Road takes us along to the T-Junction with Wellington Road.  Another left, past the silos, before turning left again, back towards Malmesburg.  A final left before hitting Malmesbury brings us back towards Kalbaskraal.  There is a railway crossing just before Kalbaskraal that you need to be aware of.  The finish line will be just before the railway crossing on your second loop (those that are doing 2 loops)

Distances and Start Times

Category Distance Start Time
Category 1 and U19 129km 8h00
Category 2 129km 8h10
U17, U19Dev and Open 65km 8h20
Category 3 65km 8h30
Women 65km 8h40

A new number and frame board, complete with timing chips will be issued at the first event you enter.  Should you have lost either the frame board or the bib number, a new one can be purchased at Registration at a cost of R100

Parking

Parking will be at the Kalbaskraal Rugby Club.

Entry

Entries will open on or before 20 April 2024 and will close at 19h00 on Thursday 2 May 2024.

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Cancellation Policy

The organisers of the Western Cape Championships reserve the right to cancel the race should circumstances dictate.  If we cancel the race 7 or more days before the time (on or before 28 April 2024) we will refund those who have entered 60% of their race fee.  Anytime after that, we will refund 30% of your entry fee.  Alternatively, arrangements can be made with the registration team to carry the race fee over to the rescheduled event.  Should you request a refund, when the rescheduled event is announced, you will be required to pay the full amount again.

Entrants who cancel their entries 7 or more days before the time (on or before 28 April 2024) will be refunded 30% of their entry fee.  Cancellations in the 7 days prior to the event, or on the day itself, will not be refunded.

This event has been vetted and approved as a 94.7 seeding event

May
12
Sun
Louwshoek – League Race 3 @ Daschbosch
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Our third race of the season takes us to familiar surroundings but an unfamiliar route.  We are heading out to Rawsonville, but not the Slanghoek Valley.  Instead we are going to race around the Louwshoek Triangle on the outskirts of Rawsonville.

 

 

Event Hand Book

Please click on the link for the event hand book WPLeague Race Guide 2024

Registration and costs

The event forms part of the WP Road League for 2024.  Race entry costs R320 for senior riders and R200 for scholars and U19 Development.  Entry into the league for the race number and timing board will cost an additional R50

Route

The race starts at the Daschbosch / Uniwines facility on the Louwshoek Voorsorg Road and heads in a north easterly direction towards Worcester.  A left turn onto the Van Riebeeck Road takes us back towards Rawsonville.  Another left onto Boontjiesrivier Road is the third leg of the triangle, before a final left to close the loop .  The finish line will be outside Doornbosch Wines.

Distances and Start Times

Category Distance Start Time
Category 1 96km 10h00
Category 2 and U19 84km 10h10
Category 3 72km 8h10
Women 72km 8h00

These start times are provisional and may change closer to the event.  Please keep an eye on the events calendar and social media for updates.

A new number and frame board, complete with timing chips will be issued at the first event you enter.  Should you have lost either the frame board or the bib number, a new one can be purchased at Registration at a cost of R100

Parking

Parking will be at the Daschbosch / Uniwines.

Entry

Entries will open on or before 24 April 2024 and will close at 19h00 on Thursday 9 May 2024.

Event management, online entries and payments made possible by

Cancellation Policy

The organisers of the Western Cape Championships reserve the right to cancel the race should circumstances dictate.  If we cancel the race 7 or more days before the time (on or before 5 May 2024) we will refund those who have entered 60% of their race fee.  Anytime after that, we will refund 30% of your entry fee.  Alternatively, arrangements can be made with the registration team to carry the race fee over to the rescheduled event.  Should you request a refund, when the rescheduled event is announced, you will be required to pay the full amount again.

Entrants who cancel their entries 7 or more days before the time (on or before 5 May 2024) will be refunded 30% of their entry fee.  Cancellations in the 7 days prior to the event, or on the day itself, will not be refunded.

This event has been vetted and approved as a 94.7 seeding event

May
19
Sun
Killarney Series 1 @ Killarney Race Circuit
May 19 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Killarney Series Race 1

Welcome to the first race of our 2024 Killarney Series.  We are hosting a 3-race series at Killarney so that participants can perfect their crit racing skills before a crit series planned for later in the year.

 

Event Hand Book

Will be made available closer to the time

Registration and costs

The event forms part of the WP Killarney Series for 2024.  Entry into the league for the race number and timing board will cost an additional R50

Routes and distances

Cat 1 entries will be restricted to participants with BOTH a CSA Membership and CSA Full Domestic Racing License valid on Sunday 26 March 2023. No day licenses will be allowed for Cat 1.

Category Duration Start Time
Category 1 / U19 90 minutes 12h00
Category 2 60 minutes 10h45
Category 3 50 minutes 9h40
Women 50 minutes 9h40
U17 / U19 Development & Cat 4 40 minutes 8h45
Under 15 30 minutes 8h00
Under 13 30 minutes 8h00
Under 11 30 minutes 8h00

Starting times

Start times may change closer to the time. Large groups with more than 50 participants will be split into two separate start groups, starting a few seconds apart, similar to Killarney racing during the week.

Time Category Track
8h00 U11/U13/U15Girls Main
8h45 U15/U17/U19Dev/U17Girls/Open Main
9h40 Cat 3 Main
9h40 Ladies Main
10h45 Cat 2 Main
12h00 Cat 1 Main

Costs

Online entries, using the Enter Now button found on this page, is the most cost effective way to enter our races. Entries close the Thursday prior to the race.

The costs for this race will be confirmed closer to the time

Online registration

Entries will open on 2 May 2024 and will close on Thursday, 16 May 2024 at 17:00.

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Problems with CSA Membership or Licenses?

See the page about CSA membership or licenses, or if you have problems with this during the registration process. NOTE: A CSA Full Domestic Racing License is required for Cat 1 for this race.

Parking

Parking will be behind the pits

Cancellation Policy

The organisers of the Western Cape Championships reserve the right to cancel the race should circumstances dictate.  If we cancel the race 7 or more days before the time (on or before 12 May 2024) we will refund those who have entered 60% of their race fee.  Anytime after that, we will refund 30% of your entry fee.  Alternatively, arrangements can be made with the registration team to carry the race fee over to the rescheduled event.  Should you request a refund, when the rescheduled event is announced, you will be required to pay the full amount again.

Entrants who cancel their entries 7 or more days before the time (on or before 12 May 2024) will be refunded 30% of their entry fee.  Cancellations in the 7 days prior to the event, or on the day itself, will not be refunded.

 

 

Jun
2
Sun
Boland Landbou – League Race #4 @ Boland Landbou
Jun 2 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The final race in the Autumn Series sees us move out to the Winelands

Race Guide

The race guide can be viewed by clicking on this link

WPLeague Race Guide 2024

Categories and seeding

The following categories will be used based on ability and/or age;  Should there be 10 or more ladies, a separate race will be held for them.  The decision on this will be made on the Friday before the race.

Category Route Start Time
Category 1 137km 8h00
Category 2 110km 8h10
Category 3 82km 8h20
Category 4 / Open 55km 8h30
Women 82km 8h20

Routes and distances

  • Category 1 – 137 kms (5 x 27.4kms)
  • Category 2 –  110 kms (4 x 27.4 kms)
  • Category 3 – 82 kms (3 x 27.4km)
  • Women – 82 kms (3 x 27.4km)
  • Category 4 – 55kms (2 x 27.4km)
  • No scholars except u/19’s who race with Cat 2

Starting times

Category Start Time
Category 1 8h00
Category 2 8h10
Category 3 and Women 8h20
Category 4 8h30

A new number and frame board, complete with timing chips will be issued at the first event you enter.  Should you have lost either the frame board or the bib number, a new one can be purchased at Registration at a cost of R100

Parking

This information will be made available closer to the time.

Costs

The costs for this race are:

Category Online
Category 1 – 3 R320
Category 4 / Open R200

Entry

Entries will open on or before 12 May 2024 and will close at 19h00 on Thursday 30 May 2024.

Event management, online entries and payments made possible by

Cancellation Policy

The organisers of the Western Cape Championships reserve the right to cancel the race should circumstances dictate.  If we cancel the race 7 or more days before the time (on or before 26 May 2024) we will refund those who have entered 60% of their race fee.  Anytime after that, we will refund 30% of your entry fee.  Alternatively, arrangements can be made with the registration team to carry the race fee over to the rescheduled event.  Should you request a refund, when the rescheduled event is announced, you will be required to pay the full amount again.

Entrants who cancel their entries 7 or more days before the time (on or before 26 May 2024) will be refunded 30% of their entry fee.  Cancellations in the 7 days prior to the event, or on the day itself, will not be refunded.

This event has been vetted and approved as a 94.7

Problems with CSA Membership or Licenses?

See the page about CSA membership or licenses, or if you have problems with this during the registration process.

 

 

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