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2021

Biogen Named as the Official Nutritional Partner of 947 Ride Joburg

947 Ride Joburg, South Africa’s biggest annual celebration of cycling, is less than 10 weeks away and we are so excited to announce that Biogen has joined the team as our official nutritional partner for 2021! A leading provider of performance, power and recovery products, Biogen is deeply committed to supporting athletes. And with the goal of becoming the most

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Ride Joburg is a go!

Just in: The Department of Sports, Health and Culture has given the go-ahead for cycling mass participation single day and stage events to resume under Covid-19 restrictions. 947 Ride Joburg is proud to have played a key role in an initiative to formulate a game plan for mass participation cycling events to proceed despite Covid-19 restrictions and regulations.  The Ministry

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947 Ride Joburg Launches Train Joburg Outdoors

Exciting news – this month marks the official launch of… Our outdoor training rides will get you into the fresh Joburg air and pedalling in preparation for the big day. Starting with two Women’s Rides in the Cradle on Sunday, 15 and 29 August.  Ladies of all skill levels will begin their ride at Bidon Bistro alongside experienced lead riders and mechanical support from Specialized as

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Garmin Joins the 947 Ride Joburg Team as the Official Device Partner for 2021

Press release — The 947 Ride Joburg, South Africa’s biggest annual celebration of cycling, is just a few months away and we couldn’t be more excited to announce that Garmin is joining the team as our official device partner for 2021!  As a leading provider of navigational tools, Garmin is an essential part of peoples’ everyday lives. From automotive and

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947 Ride Joburg introduces Train Joburg

So you are excited about the 947 Ride Joburg road race, but are worried about your training and preparation for the big day? We got your back! With 947 Ride Joburg being a predominantly road cycling event, the question arises: where and how do we train for this event? We have the answer! Train Joburg is a 947 Ride Joburg

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947 Ride Joburg MTB 25 km race will take place on 13 November

We have a great idea… The 947 Ride Joburg MTB 25 km race will be moving to Saturday 13 November 2021 to coincide with the 5 km and 10 km KIDS MTB races. This date change for the 25km event will mean that we will be able to safely cater for more participants while still adhering to Covid regulations. It

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Join us for the 947 Ride Joburg MTB races on 13 & 14 November 2021

947 Ride Joburg MTB taking place on 13 & 14 November 2021 at Steyn City, provides you with the perfect opportunity for leaving the Joburg tar behind. Steyn City in collaboration with Faces Ride Joburg has pulled out all the stops to bring you a thrilling network of hand-built mountain bike trails within the perimeter walls of Steyn City. Spectacular

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947 Ride Joburg Road is proud to announce a brand-new route

We’re just full of surprises, aren’t we? 947 Ride Joburg Road is proud to announce a brand-new route for the 25th edition of Joburg’s iconic road cycling challenge taking place on 21 November 2021. The latest route will take riders over 97km of thrilling Joburg terrain that they get to own for a day! Our brand new Start/Finish venue at

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Rally your company team for the 947 Ride Joburg

We invite you to rally your colleagues, clients and personnel departments for the 25th edition of the 947 Ride Joburg Road, taking place on Sunday, 21 November 2021. It’s the same adrenaline-pumping challenge, but with exciting changes in the mix. The start and finish of 947 Ride Joburg Road will be at the FNB Stadium, Johannesburg – a large venue

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Crank up your ride for a purpose campaign for 947 Ride Joburg

We invite you to, once again, crank up your Ride for a Purpose campaign for the 25th edition of the 947 Ride Joburg, taking place on Sunday, 21 November. It’s the same adrenaline-pumping challenge you’ve come to love, but with exciting changes in the mix. The start and finish of 947 Ride Joburg Road will be at Nasrec / FNB Stadium, Johannesburg – a large venue

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