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Are you ready to race?

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It’s all systems go for this year’s Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour and we are looking forward to welcoming you to Knysna for the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival, which kicks off on 7 July. Your support of the festival events and our local businesses will help us to rebuild Knysna after the devastating fires. Thank you!

This is important information for cyclists who have entered a 2017 Knysna Cycle Tour event.

Registration, Expo & Prize-giving venue: Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Grounds, Waterfront Drive

Registration & prize-giving will be at the following times:

MTB Events:
Registration: Friday, 7 July from 13:00 – 20:00
Prize-giving: Saturday, 8 July at 14:00

Road Races:
Registration: Friday, 7 July from 13:00 – 20:00 | Saturday, 8 July from 10:00 – 15:00
Prize-giving: Sunday, 9 July at 14:00

SPUR Children’s Fun Ride:
Registration: Friday, 7 July, 13:00 – 20:00 | Saturday, 8 July, 10:00 – 14:00.
Late registration at the start venue on the field: Sunday, 9 July, 07:30 – 08:30

Forest Family Dam Ride:
Registration: Friday, 7 July, 13:00 – 20:00 | Saturday, 8 July, 10:00 – 15:00.
Late Registration: Sunday, 9 July, 07:30 – 08:30

In the event of not being able to be at registration by cut-off time, you can arrange for someone to collect your race pack by giving them permission in the form of a letter, email or sms, which they must then produce at registration.

If you are not present at prize-giving, you will not be eligible for any lucky draw prizes.

Please take some time to read the Race Info, Race Rules, Safety Guidelines, Race Preparation and  Frequently Asked Questions on our website.

Water restrictions in Knysna:

Please remember that Knysna is a water scarce town, so it is vital for visitors and residents to be water wise. There are Level 3 Water Restrictions in place to ensure the security of water for all users.

Important information re racing chips

All cyclists will receive their RFID transponders at registration, attached to their race numbers. These should be secured to your handle bars.

Remember: No chip, no time!

Routes and profiles for all events

All the routes for this year’s events are confirmed and have been prepared for race day! Routes and profiles for all races are on our website,


Please make use of mySOS, a free mobile app that allows users to contact emergency service providers at the touch of a button. When a user activates an emergency through mySOS the details of the user as well as the location of the incident is sent to the provider enabling a much quicker and more accurate response.

Download the app here

Fire relief aid

If you would like to make a donation to a Knysna fire relief fund, please use the account details below:

Rotary Club of Knysna
Nedbank – Knysna
Current account:1089027257
Reference – Donor name and “Fire Relief”.

100% of all funds received will go to funding identified priorities. No admin or any other fees are deducted. Further information can be provided on request.

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