We have a new race added to our calendar – Kalbaskraal. This is the third race in our league series and it’s a good one. 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
Registration and costs
The event forms part of the WP Road League for 2023. Race entry costs R275 for senior riders and R175 for scholars and U19 Development. Entry into the league for the race number and timing board will cost an additional R50
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 1 and U19||129km||8h00|
|U17, U19Dev and Open||65km||8h20|
Parking will be at the Kalbaskraal Rugby Club.
Entries will open on or before 20 April 2023 and will close at 19h00 on Thursday 4 May 2023.
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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 30 April 2023) 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 30 April 2023) 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