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The Lesotho Sky Stage Race

 

24 – 29 September 2018

369km

9827m

What started in 2011 with a handful of passionate mountain bikers, grew into a UCI Class 1 MTB event and is now one of Africa’s most spectacular and toughest stage races. The race attracts riders from all over the world, hosting people from 11 nations on average.

For 2018, we are launching a brand new route that will bring out the best in your bike and make you fall in love with mountain biking all over again.

The 2018 Race
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2017 Results

Stories from the race

  • Jan’s Story – Semonkong Loop – Day 6

    The Lesotho Sky Stage 6, Semonkong Loop: I was highly optimistic for today as I knew that I could only feel better from this point on. I was chipper, happy as a pig in mud in this awesome environment and surprisingly relaxed. However, one image during......

  • Jan’s story – Day 5

    The big question was answered at 5:30. Can I move or was I being hopeful to think that I would be racing. I am still at odds to understand how my body healed so well overnight. I suppose one could say that many hands do......

  • Malealea to Ramabanta – A beautiful day.

    Today has been a beautiful day in the mountain bike kingdom. The 5th and penultimate stage was a new spin on an old classic. In the past we rode from Ramabanta to Malealea, this year we turned it around. After two horrid days in cold......

  • Jan’s Story – Day 4

    Stage 4 my memory bank – The rain that dislodged any hope of racing on Wednesday pounced on us when the sun set and the moon thought it would share its light with us. It had arrived with menace, vigour and determination. A desire to......

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