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The biggest annual celebration of cycling in South Africa

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8 November 2020

  • Only 500 riders per distance
  • Race inside Steyn City
  • COVID Compliant event

14 November 2020

  • 500 riders to ride for a purpose
  • Race inside Steyn City
  • COVID Compliant event

15 November 2020

  • A closed-circuit track of 1.3 km inside Steyn City
  • Exclusively for Elite and professional road riders

15 November 2020

  • 400 spinning bikes set up at The Wanderers Stadium
  • COVID Compliant event

It's time to rise and join us

in a

It's time to rise and join us in a

Celebration of life

Choose to be joyful, happy, healthy. Choose to celebrate life by doing more of what makes you feel alive. What better way to celebrate life and health than to race through the traffic-free streets of Joburg on bicycles? Dress up, or don’t. Take it seriously, or don’t. Cycle in memory of a loved one, or chase your personal best. Ride for a cause, or simply… ride. It’s time to move more and celebrate life!


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Ride for a


947 Ride Joburg is an incredible platform for recognising non-profit organisations and making it possible to raise funds for the extraordinary work that they do. COVID-19 has brought unexpected and unforeseen challenges that have made it nearly impossible for countless charity foundations to raise the necessary funds to stay afloat. 947 Ride Joburg created the Ride for a Purpose initiative to support selected non-profit organisations by inviting 500 riders to join us on an outride to celebrate life and cycling while raising funds for a worthy cause.

CHOC is a non-profit organisation made up of caring, committed and passionate people who stand up for and support the well-being of children and teenagers diagnosed with cancer or life threatening blood disorders and their families.

Smile Foundation is a South African non-governmental organisation with a comprehensive healthcare vision for children living with facial conditions. Smile Foundation together with the country’s Academic Hospitals works together to put the smile back onto children’s faces with corrective facial reconstructive surgery and treatments.

Run by the Red Apple Foundation, a non-profit organisation, Diepsloot Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy has the aim of enhancing basic learning skills through the use of English reading circles and Math tutoring. the Diepsloot Mountain Bike (MTB) Academy provides basic MTB and life skills training for underprivileged youth sourced from schools in Diepsloot and surrounding areas. 

Joburg might be the biggest dry port in Africa, but we are

Certainly not Dry

Experience world-class organisation and world-class fun unique in African Flair!

Smile Foundation Cyclethon

Mountain Bike Race 2020

Criterium Road Race 2020

Charity Ride

947 Ride Joburg Smile Foundation Cyclethon

Charity, Special Event

Mountain Bike Race 2020

Mountain bike

Criterium Road Race 2020 – 50km

Road Race

Charity Ride 95km 2020

Charity, Special Event