Umngazi Pondo Pedal - 4 night stay, 3 day cycle!

Situated in the lush, indigenous surroundings of the breathtaking Wild Coast in Eastern Cape, award winning Umngazi River Bungalows offers the opportunity of cycling one of the most beautiful, unspoilt coastlines along the South African coast. The 4 day Umngazi Pondo Pedal is the epitome of purist MTB racing. Each day the races start and finish at Umngazi River Bungalows. Over 3 days, competitors will endure 110 kilometers of varied terrain: single track, cattle track, district roads and swamp trails. The focus of the event is not only an opportunity to enjoy Umngazi's warm hospitality & cycle the most beautiful coastlines; but also to assist in making a difference to our local community's neediest learners.

Cost: Team of 2 Entry Fee: R11 000
(R5 500 Per Person)

Routes are designed or intermediate & advanced riders


  • 4 Nights of Hotel Accommodation
  • Race entry to 3 days of stage racing
  • Team Goodie bags
  • Welcome drinks and race Briefing each day
  • Sunrise breakfast prior to the start of each race
  • Three 3 course meals each day
  • Water table on route (1 per day)
  • Free bike wash each day
  • Permits to enter the Nature Reserves en route
  • Ferry Transport fees
  • Donation to Local Community
  • Donation and support of Local School and Community initiatives
  • Final day ceremony & Prize money and Prizes

Excluded in the Entry cost:

  • Spending money
  • Bike spares
  • Personal energy supplements
  • Travel to and from the venue