Afrimat Tour de Worcester

When:
2022-09-11 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm
2022-09-11T07:30:00+02:00
2022-09-11T13:00:00+02:00
Where:
Opstal Cellars
Slanghoek Rd
Valley Africa, Rawsonville, 6850
South Africa
Cost:
375.00
Contact:
Sue Kirk
0835789375

The Lions Club of Worcester, in association with Western Province Cycling Association, are please to announce the return of the Afrimat Tour de Worcester.  The event will take place on 11 September 2022.

The 130km and 102km races are seeding events for the 947 Ride Joburg event.

Registration and costs

Entry Type Price
Online entries for the 130km race R375
Online entries for the 102km race R325
Online entries for the 60km family ride R250
Online entries for the 38km family ride R200

All participants are required to have a CSA Membership or purchase a day license at R50 per person. This is in addition to the price indicated above.

Course and distances

Race – 130km

Race – 102km

Ride – 60km

Ride – 38km

Start Times

The 130km race will start at 7h30 in batches as required

The 102km race will start at approximately 8h00 in batches as required

The 60km race will start at approximately 8h30 in batches as required

The 32km race will start at approximately 9h00 in batches as required

Start Groups

Please refer to the table below for the distances and approximate average speed for each category.

Batch Distance Average Speed
A 130km 36 – 40 km/h
B 102km 30 – 36 km/h
C 60km 22 – 28 km/h
D 38km 18 – 24 km/h

Select a category based on your expected average speed over the given distance. Cut-off times will apply on the route based on the lowest speed indicated above.

Under 19 Men are eligible for all race distances.

The ladies will have a separate race in the 102km event and we encourage all ladies wanting to do a longer race to enter this event.

Under 17 Boys and Under 19 Girls cannot participate in the 130km race.

Under 15 Boys and Under 17 Girls can race in the 38km and 60km races.

No other youth age groups are eligible for participation

Registration and Parking

Registration and Parking will be at Opstal Cellars, Slanghoek Road – Please look out for the parking signs.

Race Numbers and Tags

All participants will be issued with race specific numbers and frame boards which include an embedded timing tags. All frame boards / tags are to be returned at the end of the race.

Event Guide

The event guide for Tour de Worcester will be made available closer to the time.

Entry

Entries will open on Friday 22 July and close at 09h00 on Monday 5 September 2022. No entries will be possible after this time.

Event management, online entries and payments made possible by

Cancellation Policy

Due to the uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 epidemic, the organisers of the event 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 4 September 2022) 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 we have one.  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 4 September 2022) 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.

 

Both the 130km and the 102km races have been vetted and approved as a 94.7 seeding event.