Club is set to host a training camp for all mountain bike enthusiasts wanting
to train with experienced cyclists ahead of the Cape Epic this year. Jakes van
Staden from Cyclejunkies will host the York Adventure Club Cape Epic Training
Camp from 19 to 21 February in the scenic Sabie countryside.
camp involves 3 days of mountain biking, covering between 60km and 90km of
challenging terrain with an average of 2000m climbing per day. Participants
will be assisted with a back-up vehicle and a driver and mechanic, as well as bike
wash and lube services daily.
comprehensive knowledge and experience of the Cape Epic, SA MTB Champ and
multiple Cape Epic top 10 finisher Max Knox will also be there to give cyclists
tips on racing preparation, execution and strategy, and insider
information that will be invaluable to both serious and non-competitive
At a cost of R500
per day, cyclists can sign up to be part of this training camp that is accepting
a maximum of 20 riders per day. Although accommodation is not included in the
package, refreshments and light lunches will be provided en route each day.
Riders are then
able to complete their training camp by entering the Sabie Classic Ultra
(120km) or Marathon (75km) on Saturday and the Half Marathon (45km) on Sunday.
information contact Jakes van Staden on 083 789 7780, or book here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?usp=drive_web&formkey=dFJtS1BHRmN3ZTh5Z1JKekpJZWpQMUE6MA#gid=0.
Visit the York
Adventure Club Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/YorkAdventureClub and
follow us on twitter @YorkAdventure. Alternatively, call York Timbers on 031