Orapa race attracts over 170 riders

Cyclists at the Orapa Classic Cycling Challenge PIC: LESEDI MKHUTSHWA
Cyclists at the Orapa Classic Cycling Challenge PIC: LESEDI MKHUTSHWA

ORAPA: The Orapa Classic Cycling Challenge held over the weekend attracted more than 170 cyclists, including 14 from South Africa and Zimbabwe.

The cycling challenge was part of efforts to contribute towards the sport's development amongst the youth. The 14 cyclists from the neighbouring countries were part of the Aluwani, Tsvaira, and Hokoyo cycling clubs.

There was also an impressive turnout of around 20 females who participated in different categories such as the 120km Elite category, 120km as the main event and 60km as the open, which were the most prominent categories.

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