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Velo Life is proud to be associated with the Distance for Difference (D4D) charity organization. D4D is a Christian based local charity that works mostly with needy children in the Helderberg area. This non-profit organization makes use of athletes in our area in order to generate funds through individual donations and funding generated through sporting events such as the Cape Town Cycle Tour and the D4D 500 challenge.
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Basin MTB Club

The BasinMTB Club is in charge of all Mountain Bike riding on Lourensford Estate. This is probably one of the most scenic farms in the Western Cape and has been playing host to major cycling events such as the Cape Epic, Wine-2-Whales and much more. Please note that this is a highly restricted venue and nobody will be able to gain access to the farm unless you are a member of the club or prior arrangements have been made with the club committee in order to gain access. Please contact the shop for more info regarding this club.

Membership benefits:

  • 10% off in store at VeloLife in Somerset West, (proof of membership required)

  • Encourage an active and healthy lifestyle through cycling

    • The Absolute Motion Cycling Club hosts a number of cycling events per annum

  • Encourage safe cycling

  • Provide regular informative newsletters

  • Facilitate regular topical talks and demonstrations

  • Facilitate 2 x Training camps per year for both road and mountain bikers.

  • Offer mountain bike skills training.

  • Club Events and Riding Weekends

  • Quality club cycling kit and social wear at the best possible price.

  • Ease of access to Hilton College Trail network.

  • Ease of access to the Lourensford Trail network


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