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New attractions & old favourites at the Oyster Fest

If you aren’t already planning to be at the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival from Friday, 29 June – Sunday, 8 July, here are a few ‘tasters’ to entice you to book your holiday now and join us for “the best 10 days of winter”. Flavourful foodie fun Among the more than 100 activities

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A treasure trove of sports events at the Knysna Oyster Fest!

The Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival, taking place this year between Friday 29 June and Sunday 8 July, has long been an annual pilgrimage for marathon runners and cyclists; and over the years the range of sporting events on offer at the Festival has grown significantly to include a swim across the lagoon, paddling,

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Wooden bikers to ride Knysna road race

Look out for the COCO-MAT wooden bike team of 12 who will be participating in this year’s 50 km Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour road race on Sunday 1 July! Their beautiful wooden bikes are made in Greece from oak wood. They are exclusively designed for COCO-MAT by a Greek industrial design team and handcrafted by

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Safer roads is a shared responsibility says PPA

Drivers and cyclists are on the same side, says the Pedal Power Association. We all breathe the same air, live in the same neighbourhoods, use the same shops, our kids go to the same schools– and we all want safer roads. Speed is a major contributor to the death toll on our roads. Collisions, which

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E-bike event returns after successful launch last year!

Last year the Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour introduced a 30 km electric bike route, the first e-bike event in the country! The event was a great success and will be part of this year’s programme once more. The Knysna Cycle Tour defines an e-bike as follows: “An electric bicycle, also known as an e-bike or

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BIG5 Challenge entries open!

The full distance version of the Momentum BIG5 Challenge is the ultimate test of speed, stamina, and skill. Prepare yourself to be pushed to your absolute limits, physically and mentally. Over 150km will be covered by those who manage to complete the Momentum BIG5. From a brutal 80km mountain bike to finishing with a half

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WIN with an Early Bird entry!

Online entries to the Knysna Cycle Tour are open! Enter now and enjoy a weekend of cycling for the whole family at this year’s Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival! EARLY BIRD ENTRIES! Enter any of our races before 4 May to stand a chance of WINNING 2 nights for 2 people sharing at the

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Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour announces seeding events

The Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour is on track for its 31st year, and the organisers have confirmed that three of the races will be seeding events for the 2019 Cape Town Cycle Tour. One of the two biggest sporting events of the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival (29 June – 8 July), the Knysna

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Rose Bilbrough

Knysna is ready for a great 2018 Cycle Tour!

The Greater Knysna area is recovering beautifully after the 2017 fires. Much needed rains following a lengthy dry spell which contributed to the spread of the devastating fires of 7 June, have encouraged regrowth everywhere and the fynbos is slowly returning to the areas that were burnt. In addition, a number of accommodation establishments which

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Save the dates for this year’s Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour!

Friday 29 June 2018:  Registration Saturday 30 June 2018:  Mountain Bike Events Sunday 1 July 2018:  Road Races | Children’s Events | Forest Family Dam Ride Online entries for all events will open on 4 March 2018!

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