Lusus: Cycling Events
Lusus: Cycling Events

Funky Fynbos 2 Day MTB

Location: Lomond Wine Estate

Date: 22 September 2018 - 23 September 2018


Come do the FUNKY! Choose your distance and ride on some of the most picturesque and exciting mountain trails in the Western Cape.

  • Funky Challenge 2-day stage race - R600
    • Day 1 - (22 September) - 50km
    • Day 2 - (23 September) - 45km
  • Funky Monster 1 day MTB (22 Sept)- 50km - R280
  • Funky lap race (22 Sept)
    • 24km - R200
    • 16km - R150
    • 8km - R50
Or be our Ysterman or Ystervrou and do the MTB on the Saturday and the Trail Run on the Sunday!

The Funky Challenge stage race requires an above average level of fitness and technical skills and traverses some of the most beautiful private farms within the Walker Bay conservancy, and is only available to ride on race days. The trails offer a little of everything, tough climbs and switchbacks, great single track, fast exhilarating descents and a 2km fun gravity finish with jumps and berms to rest your legs into the finish (chicken runs available). The Funky Monster, 50km of tough ascents and fast descents with a 2km fun finish. Great scenic rewards in pristine fynbos and a once a year opportunity to ride/ race these trails which finishes with a 2km fun gravity finish including jumps and berms to rest your legs into the finish (chicken runs available). Times to be beat and course bests to be set, book now. Requires a good level of fitness and technical skill levels. The FUNKY Lap Races, 8, 16, 24 km raced on an 8km loop with fun obstacles and challenging climbs rewarded with a fun gravity driven finish. Choose your distance and go for it. Relatively easy 8km loop, requiring time in the seat the more laps you do. Just remember this is the Gansbaai routes and it is not without challenging climbs…rewarded with fun downhillsRace entries include timing, race refreshments & waterpoints, marshalling, route markings and after race chill space with great food and award winning wines and local craft beers.Cash prizes valued over R6000#KeepinTouch to get more information about accommodation options, activities and family fun events for the weekend. #comedotheFunkyMore information: