Online entries are now open! 2017 is the 30th anniversary of the Knysna Cycle Tour and we are celebrating with exciting new routes & rides!

MTB Events

Saturday 8 July

80 km, 50 km, 30 km & 15 km

NEW! 30 km E-bike route + 15 km fun ride

Online entries now open!

Road Races

Sunday 9 July

109 km & 50 km

NEW! 100 km and 50 km MTB categories

Online entries now open!

Children’s Races

Sunday 9 July

Spur Children’s Cycle Tour

Online entries now open!

Forest Family Dam Ride

Sunday 9 July

30 km & 20 km scenic route into the Knysna forests

Online entries now open!


8 – 15 July

Please complete one online entry form for all 5 events.

Online entries now open!
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Latest news

NEW: Road Race Mountain Bike Categories

We’ve made it easier for cyclists to enter both a MTB event and a Road Race by introducing MTB categories in the Road Races on Sunday 9 July! You can now ride the 109 km and 50 Road Races on your mountain bike with knobbly tyres.  However, you must ensure that you are riding a

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NEW: First E-bike event in the country!

This year, our MTB events will include a 30 km Electric bike route, the first E-bike event in the country! The Knysna Cycle Tour defines an e-bike as follows: “An electric bicycle, also known as an e-bike or booster bike, is a (MTB) bicycle with an integrated electric motor which can be used for propulsion

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Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour celebrates 30 years

The Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year and the Knysna Rotary organising committee will mark the occasion with the introduction of a number of new routes and races. The Knysna Cycle Tour has grown enormously since its inception in 1987 and now comprises four popular events which will take place

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Knysna Cycle Tour adds Buffalo category to 2017 MTB race

This year the Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour will introduce the new MTB weight division, the TREAD Buffalo Category, to the 50 km mountain bike race on Saturday, 8 July. The new weight category was created by Sean Badenhorst, founder of the TREAD – Mountain Biking with Soul brand in 2014 to enable heavier riders to

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