The City of Cape Town has released its Draft Cycling Strategy. It is open for public comment 23 January – 21 February 2017, so follow this link to have your say about the future of cycling in Cape Town! “The Cycling Strategy aims to increase the percentage of commuter trips made by bicycle from the […]
This month’s Bike Friendly Business recognition goes to Dario’s Cafe in Hout Bay! With fantastic Italian coffee, a warm, lively atmosphere and great food, Dario’s is a favorite haunt for local cyclists, riding the Atlantic Seaboard. Dario’s not only provides bike parking for cycling customers but as a member of SA’s Bike Friendly Business Network, […]
We are thrilled to announce that Pick n Pay has joined our Bike Friendly Business Program – kickstarting their bike friendly campaign with the installation of bike parking facilities at their Head Office in Kenilworth. Spearheaded by Andre Nel, Pick n Pay’s Sustainable Development Manager, the campaign aims to encourage and assist staff who want […]
Let’s make getting doored a thing of the past. Learn how a simple solution called the Dutch Reach can save lives making the road safer for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians.
On April 9th 2016, a 3-person team of mobile journalists will begin an epic 14,000 km trans-African cycling expedition from Cape Town, South Africa to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Traveling unsupported for up to 10 months, carrying all their equipment, the team will produce documentary shorts that showcase ordinary people doing extraordinary things for their community […]
Cal Tait, Matt Perrott and Chris Hyslop are three remarkable 17 year olds from Diocesan College (Bishops), in Cape Town who are putting their passion for nature conservation into action – cycling 600km (from Cape Town to Knysna) in 6 days to raise funds for the Rhinos Without Borders translocation project.
Woohoo – It’s official – Chapman’s Peak Drive is now completely open to cyclists! As of the 19 February 2016, the Department of Transport and Public Works will permit cyclists and pedestrians to start using the south side of Chapman’s Peak Drive again.
Take a day out to explore one of Cape Town’s oldest townships. Langa is a unique area steeped in Jazz tradition, with a rich cultural and historic heritage. At the heart of Langa lies the vibrant Langa Quarter – Langa’s cultural hub and home to a variety of community outreach projects and cultural institutions, art and craft studios, theaters, restaurants and shops. Getting to Langa by […]
This has to be one of Cape Town’s most scenic commutes and a popular route among city’s road cyclists and tourists! The route starts in Hout Bay and hugs the Atlantic Seaboard all the way through to Seapoint where it connects to the cycleway that runs along the Greenpoint Fan Walk into the CBD.
The City of Cape Town have opened the public participation process for Constantia Greenbelts cycling trail! We need your help to ensure that this proposal goes through.