The schedule and course information below was for K2N 2018, and is provided as a general guide. Some minor changes are coming for 2019 in terms of course routes and distances, but the essence of K2N will remain the same. Only IMPROVED!
DAY 1 - KILIMANJARO
Stage 1: Assault on Kili Stage 2: Coming Down TT
24km, ↑1457m 24km, ↓1457m
Access / rescue road (to elev of 3850 meters)
DAY 2 - LONGIDO TO KITUMBEINE
Stage 3: Kitumbeine XCM
Singletrack / jeep trail
DAY 3 - KITUMBEINE TO NATRON
Stage 4: Bomba Traverse
(Very) technical singletrack
DAY 4 - TO NGORONGORO HIGHLANDS
Stage 5: Ascent to Highlands
Jeep trail / singletrack
Racers should arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) on June 09. Departure flights should be scheduled no earlier than 15:00 on June 15. Race registration includes accommodation and food for six days and nights, as well as airport transfers and all race transport for racers and bikes.
Please see the CDC's health information regarding travel to Tanzania and their suggested healthy travel packing list.
Download our suggested packing list. You will also find some useful information in it concerning expected temperatures.
Consider experiencing Tanzania more fully by adding on a wildlife safari or a Kilimanjaro climb. See our safari packages designed (and priced) specifically for K2N cyclists.