20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
The Bestmed Cycle4Cansa, hosted by Sun City takes place over the weekend of 19 and 20 August 2017 and this year we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the popular event.
The Road Classic, which takes place on Sunday 20 August 2017, sticks to the 2016 route which was well received. The event returned to the original road race route in 2016 and comments were very favourable.
The MTB Classic takes place on Saturday 19 August 2017 and presents a 50km and 25km route options on among beautiful surroundings, including a trip through both golf courses as well as the Letsateng Game Reserve.
Lots of stuff to do!
Come and join us for a fun filled, action packed weekend with loads of prizes up for grabs. Gain free access to Sun City & The Valley of Waves on the race day. Cyclists receive a Valley of Waves voucher (worth up to R150) per registration in their Race Pack. Free Entrance per car to the Sun City Resort before 07h30 on Saturday and 06h30 on Sunday.
Road Race Start and Finish:
The Road Race starting chutes are on the Exit Road from Sun City in front to the MAIN ENTRANCE on the right (as you look at the chute from outside the venue). The finish remains as is outside the Sun City Main Gate.
MTB Start and Finish
The MTB Start/Finish is in the parking lot at the Sky Train Station. The Start is the left of the Station with the finish on the right at the MVP Parking area.
The CANSA Lost City Cycling Weekend, hosted by Sun City, started in the year 1998 to raise funds for CANSA North West / Limpopo regions for their wide-reaching service including:
Prevention and education programmes North West / Limpopo,
Patient care and support in the form of its three Interim Homes in Rustenburg(Remedentia) and Klerksdorp(Coverdale) for out-of-town cancer patients,
The Theunis Fichardt Hospitium & Interim Home(Polokwane) that offers excellent nursing care to cancer patients and other very ill patients who need special care,
Support centres that offer stoma and lymphoedema clinics as well as and support to children and their families affected by cancer.
Medical equipment hire, and support to children and their families affected by cancer.