Bon Mella

When:
2020-04-05 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
2020-04-05T08:00:00+02:00
2020-04-05T14:00:00+02:00
Where:
Attie van Wyk Primary School
Cape Farms
Cape Town
South Africa
Contact:

This race sees the start of the Autumn Series and the introduction of a new race to the program.

This race starts at the Attie van Wyk Primary School on Adderley Road, Durbanville Farms.  Cyclists head out towards Philadelphia Road where they travel in a circuitous route around the Paardeberg area.  A total of 96km for all categories.

Category 4 and scholars u/15 and below will not take part here.

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 96km 8h00
Category 2 96km 8h05
Category 3 96km 8h10
Women 96km 8h10

The 2020 season will follow the new categories and seeding guidelines. In most instances participants will already be allocated to fixed categories based on past races. See the same article on how to improve or change your seeding.

Routes and distances

All participants will follow the same route – total distance of 96km.

Starting times

Category Start Time
Category 1 8h00
Category 2 8h05
Category 3 and Women 8h10

Costs

Online entries, using the Enter Now button found on this page, is the most cost effective way to enter our races. (See more details about costs and discounts). Entries close the Friday prior to the race. After this time late registration will only be possible at the registration table on the day at the event. No discounts will apply on the day. (Read more about the registration process).

The costs for this race are;

Category Online Late
Category 1 – 3 R200 R300
Category 4 N/A N/A
Scholars u/17 and u/19 R150 R300

Online registration

Online registration will open approximately 4 weeks prior to the race.

 Event management, online entries and payments made possible by

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.

Parking

This information will be made available closer to the time.

Vitality

Discovery Vitality members participating in this year’s Bon Mella Race will earn up to 600 Points. Points will be automatically awarded and will take up to four days to reflect on the Vitality Points Monitor.”

Cycling Points Allocations:

25 – 49 km road cycle                   300

50 – 99 km road cycle                   600

100 – 179km road cycle                1500

179km + road cycle                       3000