Rainmaker RollerCoaster 2019 Itinerary | HotChillee

Rainmaker RollerCoaster 2019
itinerary

Saturday 5th October: Sign On & Stage 1 (28km)

Event HQ: Rotterdam Boutique Hotel, Buffeljagsrivier, 6742
(B&B accommodation onsite)

12:00 – 15:45 Sign On
16:00 Rider Welcome
16:30 Riders start
18:00 Estimated stage finish
19:00 Welcome Dinner – Q&A with Dimension Data rider Nicolas Dlamini

Sunday 6th October: Stage 2 – Swellendam – Swellendam (103 km)

Event HQ: Rotterdam Boutique Hotel, Buffeljagsrivier, 6742
(B&B accommodation on site)

07:00 Breakfast at camp
08:00 Riders start
19:00 Dinner

Monday 7th October: Stage 3 – Swellendam – Riversdale (107 km)

Riversdale Venue: Langenhoven Gimnasium High School, Jan Van Riebeeck Road &, Scheepers St, Oudtshoorn, 6620
06:00 Breakfast at camp
07:00 Riders start
19:00 Dinner
20:00 and 22:00 transfers to B&B Accommodation

Tuesday 8th October: Stage 4 – Riversdale – Calitzdorp (109 km)

Calitzdorp venue: Karoowater Guest Farm, Unnamed Road, Warmwater, Calitzdorp, 6660
(B&B accommodation onsite)

05:30 B&Bs transfers to start
06:00 Breakfast at camp
07:00 Riders start
19:00 Dinner & Hawaiian Night Pool Party –  For no particular reason other than there’s a pool… (and we like punch) we’re throwing a Hawaiian pool party on the Tuesday night. Remember to pack your Hawaiian shirt!

Laundry day – if you would like any kit washed, today is collection day. See Fleur at information desk.

Wednesday 9th October: Stage 5 – Calitzdorp – Oudtshoorn (53 km)
a.k.a “No Lycra Wednesday” – ride in baggies, or anything you like.

Calitzdorp venue: Chandelier Guest Farm, 64 R62, Oudtshoorn, 6620
(B&B accommodation onsite)

08:00 Breakfast at camp
09:00 Riders start
19:00 Dinner

Thursday 10th October: Stage 6 – Oudtshoorn – Uniondale (113 km)

Followed by the Rainmaker Braai

Uniondale Venue: Uniondale Showgrounds, Van Riebeeck St, Uniondale, 6460

08:00 Breakfast at camp
09:00 Riders start
19:00 Dinner – Rainmaker Braai
21:00 and 00:00 B&B transfer

Without wishing our lives away this is the night we’re looking forward to! Event sponsors Rainmaker will be hosting a special Braai on the last night of the event. There will be music, the prize giving, an auction for the Buffalo Foundation and more…

Friday 11th October: Stage 7 – Uniondale – Plettenberg Bay (90 km) & visit Kwano Cycling Academy.

Event finish: The Bungalow, 5 Meeding St, Plettenberg Bay, 6600

05:30 B&Bs transfers to start
06:00 Breakfast at camp
07:00 Riders start
c.12:00 Qhubeka Bicycle Distribution Kwano
c.13:30 Race finish
14:30 Transfer from The Bungalow, Plettenberg Bay to Cape Town (via Swellendam, Cape Town Airport and The Cullinan Hotel)

Saturday 12th October: Last transfers back to Cape Town (via Swellendam)

09:00 Transfer from The Bungalow, Plettenberg Bay to Cape Town (via Swellendam, Cape Town Airport and The Cullinan Hotel)