Livingstone Sports Festival MTB Epic

Event details

  • Saturday | December 4, 2021
  • Livingstone, Zambia

LIVINGSTONE MTB

Livingstone Sports Festival is proud to present the second Livingstone MTB. This event is suitable for the whole family. The route requires you to cycle 17 KM around Livingstone, and a further 17 KM for the more competent rider. The event is family oriented, allowing for all cyclists that  are competent enough to ride a minimum of 17 KM to take part!

Enter the event at the bottom of this page..

The Explore Livingstone Bike Ride falls on the back of a weekend of Biking.  A day before our event is the Enduro hosted by Livingstone Motorbike Festival! You don’t want to miss out on all the fun! Find out more about the Motorbike Enduro at https://livingstonemotorbikefestival.com

THE ROUTE

The Livingstone MTB will be broken down in two legs.

The first leg starts at Avani (Activity Center) and ends at ZAF ( Next to Harry Mwanga Nkubula International Airport)

The first leg is the treasure hunt section. This section will be on tar, passing through Livingstone city and finishing at the ZAF base close to the airport. The event will be an easy going event with safety officials patrolling the entire route. This ride is suitable for every member of the family .Riders will be required to ride to the locations below – collecting letters to create the word “SIMONGA”. Only riders that have completed the full word will be eligible for a medal.

 

  Place Letter
1 Steam Train S
2 Int. Harry Nkumbula Airport I
3 Maramba Bridge M
4 Old Livingstone Vehicle Assembly Plant O
5 New Bus Station N
6 Governors House G
7 Airplane – ZAF A

 

The second leg is a 17 KM dash to Liongo farm from the ZAF base. This is a sandy, off road pass behind the national park. The route will be marked, support will also be available at the halfway mark. The ride is suitable for competent cyclists on their mountain bikes.

A prize giving for podium finishes, and a few surprise draws will be held at Liondo farm.

ENTRY FEE

ZMW 150 for the MTB Event.

Entries close on Friday 02 July at 4 PM. Late entry is ZMW 250.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation offers are available at the following hotels and lodges:

Avani Victoria Falls Resort (Long Weekend Escape offer)

The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara

(Long Weekend Escape offer)

Protea Hotel (Hero’s and Unity Weekend Offer)

REFRESHMENTS

A food and craft market will run the whole day at Avani (the start)

Water points will be available at various clue collection points.

Food and drink will be on sale at the finish.

 

** NB: ALL COVID -19 SAFETY GUIDELINES ENFORCED BY THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH WILL BE ENFORCED**

https://lsf.co.zm/mtb-epic/