It’s your time to be part of
Experience why we are called
17 November 2024
The iconic 97 km race through the streets of Johannesburg.
Let’s Ride Joburg. #IamRidingJoburgFor
17 November 2024
You too can Ride Joburg by cranking along 35 exhilarating kilometres of traffic-free Joburg streets.
9 & 10 November 2024
10 & 25 km MTB race inside Steyn City on 11 Nov 2023
50 km MTB race inside Steyn City on 12 Nov 2023
10 November 2024
Kids ride under 10 y/o inside Steyn City. Choose their age and ability appropriate distance and watch them go!
Experience the richness, contrasts, colours and sounds of the City of Joburg by being a part of the prestigious Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg. Be electrified and vitalised by soaking up the energy around you. Then let it translate to your legs to turn the pedals of your bicycle. Go fast or go slow. Ride for a Purpose greater than yourself. Or chase down a personal best. Join the Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg journey that will ultimately lead to fitness, friendship, health and happiness. It is, after all, impossible to be sad while riding a bicycle. Celebrate life, cycling and our favourite city – the City of Johannesburg.
Enter before 18 October to get your personalised number bib.
We’re here to fit you with the most dependable riding accessories.
We are excited to introduce our brand-new range of Legacy Jerseys!
Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg, hosted by the City of Johannesburg, is an incredible platform for recognising non-profit organisations and making it possible to raise funds for the extraordinary work that they do.
Over the past 26 years, the Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg, hosted by the City of Johannesburg, has contributed significantly in positioning Joburg as a destination of choice for cycling enthusiasts from around the globe. It’s also helped build the City of Joburg’s reputation as a preferred host city for major sporting events.
We are thrilled to announce the new start / finish venue of Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg.
Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg, hosted by the City of Johannesburg, proudly announces the biggest prize purse for a single day event on the continent.
R200 000 prize money for our Top Male and Female in our Elite category.
Only registered charities may use the Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg as a platform to raise funds and awareness for their cause.
Experience world-class organisation and world-class fun unique in African Flair!