Red Hill

2020-04-19 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Perdekloof Farm Stall at Y-junction
Red Hill Rd
Simon's Town, Cape Town
South Africa

The Red Hill challenge returns for the third year.  Proudly hosted by Club 100, it is the 2nd race in the Autumn Series.  Fast-paced through Simonstown, and then THAT climb!

Categories and seeding

The following categories will be used based on ability and/or age;  Category 4 and scholars u/15 and below will not take part here.  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 87km 7h30
Category 2 58km 7h40
Category 3 58km 7h45
Category 4 N/A N/A
Women 58km 7h45

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

  • Category 1 – 87 kms (3 x 29kms)
  • Category 2 –  58 kms (2 x 29 kms)
  • Category 3 – 58 kms (2 x 29km)
  • Women – 58 kms (2 x 29km)
  • No scholars except u/19’s who will race with Cat 1 and u/17’s who will ride with Cat 2

Participants who are more than 5 minutes off the pace from the main racing bunch may get disqualified at the discretion of the race director.

Starting times

Category Start Time
Category 1 7h30
Category 2 7h40
Category 3 and Women 7h45


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 R150 R300

Online registration

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

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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.


This information will be made available closer to the time.


Discovery Vitality members participating in this year’s Red Hill Challenge 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