SATURDAY 24/4 – The Big Mountain riders started at 06:45. Rumour has it the temperature measured at -3°C!
SATURDAY 24/4 – The Small Mountain riders started at 07:30.
On Saturday, 24 April, The Amohela Classic 2021 race started and finished at the Clarens Golf Estate. The stage options included the Thabo e kholo, 55km & 50km stages; and the Thaba e Nyenyane 45km & 35km stages. Both covered challenging, but spectaculour, terrain through nature reserves and private farmland normally not accessible to mountain bikers. The Big Mountain riders started at 06:45 with 10 minutes intervals, and the Small Mountain at 07:30 also with 10 minute intervals.
The CVC was on duty at the waterpoint. Sometimes a little more than water was needed.