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It was a Golden Day in SA’s City of Gold 

Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg – November 19, 2023 The morning sun beamed down softly (at first) on the bustling streets of Johannesburg setting the stage for an exhilarating day of cycling. With clear skies and radiant sunshine, the weather couldn’t have been more perfect for the Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg! Over 13,500 riders eagerly geared up, ready to

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Statement on the Passing of a Cyclist at Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg, 19 November 2023.

It is with profound sadness that we confirm the passing of a participant during the Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg cycle race today, 19 November 2023. Our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences go out to the family, friends, and loved ones of the cyclist. The incident occurred during the race, and despite immediate and extensive medical attention provided by on-site

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Explosive Climbs & Heartstopping Descents: A Weekend to Remember

Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg MTB and KIDSDate: November 11 & 12, 2023 This past weekend, the vibrant cityscape of Johannesburg gave way to the scenic beauty of Steyn City, which hosted us, once again, for the opening act of Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg! Against a sun-soaked sky, 3500 mountain bikers of all ages descended upon the incredible trails,

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