The K2N 2019 course is finalized, and we’re chuffed. We offer four stages of varied terrain, amazing scenery, and wildlife viewing. Cyclists will ride their bikes where very few have. The course is raceable by the experienced, challenging to the adventurer, and rewarding for all. We can’t wait to put you on this year’s course.
Stage 1: Assault on Kilimanjaro
56 km, ↑1760 m / 35 mi, ↑5800 ft
Access road / singletrack (to elev of 3850 m / 12650 ft)
Stage 2: The Seven sisters
80 km, ↑500 m / 50 mi, ↑1650 ft
Singletrack / safari road
Stage 3: Ketumbeine XCM
70 km, ↑1000 m / 44 mi, ↑3300 ft
double and singletrack
Stage 4: bomba traverse
46 km, ↑650 m / 29 mi, ↑2150 ft
(very) technical 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.