EPT are the official onsite massage service, where therapy is administered with up to date treatment techniques and effective treatment plans executed by highly qualified therapists. They also offer a variety of massage products that enables the client to do self treatment to ensure overall health of the body. Their product assists in various muscular support, for e.g. Myofacial release, Ice therapy, strapping, taping and general advice is also available during the event.
Massages are provided every half hour on Day 1 & Day 2. Massages on Day 3 can be booked by prior arrangement. Ensure that you make your bookings well in advance! Bookings on the day will be possible, but it is advisable to pre-book.
Pricing and booking details will be available soon.
For more information call EPT on 021 886 8042 or email them at email@example.com.
MySOS has been the recommended emergency app for the FNB W2W MTB events since 2014.
We recommend all riders download the app for the event. Click below for more information on how to use the app.
Squirt Kranzle Bike Wash
Squirt Lube and Kranzle are offering a free complete bike wash and lube service in the race village at Oak Valley for the full duration of the FNB Wines2Whales. A Bike wash is also available at the finish in Onrus.
Every day during the race, the Sportograf photographers capture once in a life time memories of each rider competing in the FNB Wines2Whales.
The photos will be available as soon as one week after the race.
Digital photos can be ordered online directly from Sportograf.
Please note that all photos received are for personal use and are not allowed to be used for commercial applications.
If you have any queries you can contact Sportograf directly via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please click below for accommodation in the Sir Lowry’s Pass, Grabouw, Elgin and Botriver areas which offer a variety of facilities.
Please note: Accommodation offered as part of any given entry package for the Chardonnay, Pinotage and Shiraz events is only for the duration of each event – It does not include the night before the stage 1 start or the night after stage 3 is completed.
If you are planning to stay in Somerset West before the start, Erinvale Estate Hotel and the Lord Charles Hotel have special discounted rates for all 2019 FNB Wines2Whales riders! Limited spaces available and 50% deposit required on each booking to secure the reservations.
Both hotels are less than 15 minutes from the start at Lourensford Wine Estate. Use the code Wines2Whales2019 to claim your discount when making your booking.
Travel & Transfers
Travelstart are offering all FNB Wines2Whales riders R150 discount on any domestic flights when using the code FNBW2W150 and R300 discount on any international flights when using the code FNBW2W300. Simply use the special code at the checkout to claim your discount.
A selection of transfer services are available between Cape Town International Airport, Lourensford Wine Estate and Onrus Caravan Park. Adventure Whale Event Solutions have the following transfers available:
All transfers depart at the following scheduled dates and times:
Collection from Cape Town International Airport to Lourensford Wine Estate
Chardonnay: 24 Oct | Shiraz: 31 Oct
Shuttle 1: 14h00
Shuttle 2: 17h00
Pinotage: 27 Oct
Shuttle 1: 10h30
Shuttle 2: 12h30
Collection from Onrus Caravan Park to Lourensford Wine Estate & Cape Town International Airport
Chardonnay: 27 Oct | Pinotage: 30 Oct | Shiraz: 3 Nov
Shuttle 1: 13h30
Shuttle 2: 15h30
– All bikes must be boxed or in a bike bag
– Transfers will take riders to the designated destinations only, riders will have to arrange their own transport to their accommodation.
To make your booking and for any special requests, please contact:
Hans de Ridder | +27 82 899 0568
For every transfer booked, Adventure Whale Event Solutions will donate R75 to the Cape Trails Youth Development Initiative.
Rotary Vehicle Transfers – own vehicle transfer by Helderberg Sunrise Rotary Club
Option 1: From the start venue at Lourensford Estate to the Oak Valley Village, AND / OR;
Option 2: From Oak Valley Race Village to the finish in Onrus, OR;
Option 3: From Lourensford Estate to the finish in Onrus
All proceeds from vehicle transfers will fund Rotary’s Community Development Projects.
The 2019 FNB Wines2Whales will host several bike service providers who can ensure your equipment is professionally maintained throughout the duration of our 3-day events.
Having spent months preparing for the FNB Wines2Whales, the last thing you want is for a mechanical failure to end your race! Our fully equipped race support team are on hand to ensure that your bike is prepped and ready for the conditions that each day presents.
Please note: Limited booking space may be available, so we would suggest you book your spot as soon as possible if you plan to make use of any of the services listed below.