Fast Facts

  • Dates: Tuesday 19 July to Sunday 24 July 2022
  • 4 days of sublime mountain bike riding and 5 nights camping under the stars
  • Luxury African camping experience
  • 60 to 80 km of riding per day
  • Three countries: South Africa, Zimbabwe and Botswana
  • Start Point and Registration: Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site (South Africa)
  • End Point: Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site (South Africa)
  • Beneficiary: Children in the Wilderness

Inclusions and Exclusions:


  • Tented accommodation – single occupancy in a two-person tent with a high-density foam mattress
  • Two refreshment stops during the course of the riding day
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner in camp (including lunch on arrival and a full English breakfast on the departure morning)
  • Water and energy supplement throughout the day
  • Bicycle technician services (spares are for the participant’s own account)
  • Back up services of the medical team
  • Support and ‘sweeper’ vehicles
  • National Park entry fees
  • 1 cycle shirt sponsored by Nedbank (we will keep you updated should we receive sponsorship of any other clothing items)
  • High-value registration (gift) bag
  • One 20-minute massage for each participant per riding day
  • Unique top quality gift sponsored by Nedbank


  • Visa fees (if applicable)
  • Beverages supplied from the bar (on a pre-paid tokens basis)
  • Bike rental (if applicable)
  • Cycling gear, bicycle spares and equipment
  • Transfers to/from the start and end of the event
  • Images and video of the event
  • Tips/gratuities for the local staff
  • Bicycle insurance (please note that Organisers will not be held liable for lost or damaged bicycles; please ensure you have adequate insurance to cover this risk)
  • Cancellation insurance
  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance for the duration for the event


All participants are required to carry travel insurance for the duration of the event. Should you have a medical aid policy, please ensure that you have informed them of your travel and that they cover you internationally. Travel insurance is mandatory; failing to have this in place for your participation on the event means you will be liable for any medical and/or evacuation costs you incur. This detail must be captured in your online registration profile.



Packing List

Transport Options

International Riders and Visas

Pre and Post Accommodation


Sponsors and Partners