947 Ride Joburg Charity Ride

COVID Compliant


Please read through and abide by all COVID-19 regulations with regards to sanitising, wearing of mask/buff, and social distancing.



This is not a race and no prize money will be paid out. All proceeds go to selected charity foundations.

Rules and Regulations


More information on conditions of participation, late entries, withdrawals, event batching, rules and safety.

Indemnity Clause

Read through

Please read through our Indemnity clause. Make sure you understand and consent to all rules and regulations.

In the true spirit of the 947 Ride Joburg, 500 riders will have the opportunity to join the 947 Ride Joburg Charity Ride on 14 November 2020 as part of our Ride for a Purpose initiative. Starting at Steyn City, five celebrity riders will each be leading a group of 100 riders on a safe 55 km route with refreshment stations along the way. Proceeds from the Charity Ride will be divided between our official charity foundations: the CHOC Foundation and the Steyn City  Foundation. 

Experience Joburg and the camaraderie of fellow riders while riding for a worthwhile cause in the 947 Ride Joburg Charity Ride.

Event detail

Click on the button below to take you straight to the 947 Ride Joburg Charity Road information brochure. It contains all you need to know to finish your race with Joburg flare!

Whats in it for me?



Complimentary lifestyle T-shirt worth R250

Event medal


A medal to add to your collection

Ride with Celebrities


A rare opportunity to ride with your cycling heroes

motorbike marshals

Think Bike

Safe guidance with Think Bike motorbike marshals through a 45 km Cradle loop

Food & Drinks


Complimentary food and drinks after the event in an exclusive glass-fronted clearspan marquee


Ride for

The knowledge that proceeds are donated to selected charities


Having fun

Have a great day out on a beautiful route!


Is your wealth

Get some physical activity and your heart pumping! 

Event pricing

55 km



All proceeds go to selected charity foundations.

Event format

  • Registration will open at 06h30. Complimentary coffee and rusks will be available.
  • Only pre-paid pre-entries will be accepted to reduce queueing and promote social distancing.
  • No late entries will be available.
  • A screening station will be set up at the venue entrance where riders’ temperatures will be recorded and a questionnaire will be filled out. Riders will be registered for the ride at the same time.
  • Riders will be divided into 5 groups of 100 each. You get to choose which celebrity rider you wish to ride with.
  • Riders will be led on the safest route by the Road Rangers.
  • The route will be made available closer to the time.
  • Sanitation stations will be placed throughout the venue. Please sanitise regularly.
  • Riders are required to wear a mask/buff at all times when on the venue or at water points. You may remove it once you start riding.
  • Spectators are unfortunately not allowed on venue, as that will push up the numbers past the acceptable COVID-19 event number.
  • Riders will collect their medal and goody bag when they have finished their ride together with a sealed beverage.
  • Riders cannot be encouraged to stay around after the race and we ask that riders exit the venue as soon as possible.
  • There will be limited seating available to avoid congregating as much as possible.
  • Nevertheless, expect a festive atmosphere and a beautifully set up venue!
  • There will be food, coffee and soft drinks for sale. Unfortunately, no alcohol.
  • There will not be a prize-giving ceremony at the venue and winners will be announced after the race.


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