Same clover leaf format

The 2017 Tour will be based at the spectacular La Paris Estate midway between Paarl and Franschhoek. The race incorporates five days of clover leaf racing over a total distance of 490KM, with 5218M of vertical ascent.

Official host city: Paarl

Paarl, in the heart of the Cape Winelands region of South Africa, has been announced as the official host city for the 2017 Bestmed Tour of Good Hope presented by Rudy Project.

Title sponsor: Bestmed

Cycling is an individual, professional or family sport. We believe in encouraging all people to be more active and enjoy what cycling has to offer. Our sponsorship of such a highly coveted race is one way in which we hope to make a big difference in opening up the sport to enthusiasts of every level.

2017 Bestmed Tour of Good Hope

6-10 MARCH 2017
5 STAGES – 490KM – 5218M ASCENT

Presented in the week leading up to the Cape Town Cycle Tour the 2017 Bestmed Tour of Good Hope is a date for all diaries. In an exciting new race format, comprising of a central race village hub, this 490km race includes 5218m of vertical ascent, encompassing five days of racing through this wonderful location in the Cape Winelands.

Through basing itself in Paarl/Franschhoek valley, the costs and logistical issues facing riders are significantly reduced. Traveling and accommodation are both simplified and cheapened, while the incorporation of some of the best and most famous cycling routes and mountain passes in the Western Cape distinguishes this race from all others.

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