Event Details for Bestmed Tour of Good Hope:
- Date/s: - 06/03/2017 - 10/03/2017
- Times: 12:00 am - 11:00 am
- Location: La Paris estate, Franschoek, Cape Town
- City: Cape Town
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The 2017 Tour will be based at the spectacular La Paris Estate midway between Paarl and Franschhoek. The race incorporates five days of clover leaf racing over a total distance of 522km, with 6168m of vertical ascent.
5 STAGES – 490KM – 5218M ASCENT
Presented in the week leading up to the Cape Town Cycle Tour the 2017 Bestmed Tour of Good Hope is a date for all diaries. In an exciting new race format, comprising of a central race village hub, this 490km race includes 5218m of vertical ascent, encompassing five days of racing through this wonderful location in the Cape Winelands.
Through basing itself in Paarl/Franschhoek valley, the costs and logistical issues facing riders are significantly reduced. Traveling and accommodation are both simplified and cheapened, while the incorporation of some of the best and most famous cycling routes and mountain passes in the Western Cape distinguishes this race from all others.