The Victoria Falls Mountain Bike Challenge is an amazing new event operated by the organisers of the successful Victoria Falls Marathon, ZambeziMan multi event and the Kilimanjaro Marathon. Riding through some of the most scenic areas along the Zambezi River Gorge below the Victoria Falls, private game areas, rural villages and culminating in a ride along the length of the Zambezi from the Botswana border to the Victoria Falls through the Zambezi National Park. The ride comprises of a combination of single track, rural roads and a small amount of tar (near the hotels). Please note that most of these areas are not usually available to any mountain bike rider and are unique to this event.
The Victoria Falls Mountain Bike Challenge will be fully backed up, marshalled, and controlled to world standards and is a must for all mountain bike cyclists and adventurers.
The accommodation for The Victoria Falls Mountain Bike Challenge, which is included in the package, is in the 4 star Elephant Hills Resort. Supporters are also catered for and included in their package they have transfers to view the event on the route from selected sites as well as take in all the extra options available in the area. Add on a few days and enjoy helicopter flights, canoeing, rafting, elephant back safaris or, for the wild at heart, gorge swinging or bungee jumping.
The ride is open to single riders and team riders (2 people). The single riders will start behind the team riders. Prize money is only open to team riders.
Packages are available through Wild Frontiers.