Kampala is in the moods of exploring its potential in the cycling adventure. Hosting the first of its kind, adventure cycling is a novelic Uganda safari product that will see the city taken by storm tomorrow.
The morning of Sunday, the enthusiastic riders are dedicated to engage
in three distinct categories which are fun filled presenting challenging
encounters including amazing climbs that will make the participants
including those on safari in Uganda get lured into magical excitement
The major attraction is the race of 12km where the riders are subjected
to the undulating landscapes of the road that moves out of Akii-bua
stadium at the Lugogo area winding around the Lugogo by pass before
joining Jinja road police Junction then turning left to Kamwokya passing
through Mulago then Garden City and eventually back to Lugogo.
more experienced competitors will engage in a 25km race which is a
typical mountain biking challenge that can be participated in by a range
of people including those on safaris in Uganda.
The event is put arranged by Uganda Tourism Board along with Kampala
Capital City Authority and a private proprietor in Kampala with
sponsorship from Mountain Dew, Heineken along with the Uganda Police.
The adventure event aims at enhancing tourism, charity and friendship.
It is believed that people with passion for cycling will be brought
together and have fun filled adventure over the weekend and enjoy the
sigh seeing encounters exploring the major tourist attractions in
Kampala as always encountered by visitors on Uganda safaris.
The amount generated from the event will be allocated to the support of
over 300 children that are born and raised in Luzira Prison by the
respective convicted parents. The activity is well set that medal staff
including nurses will be stationed at various en route service points.