FXTM were the proud sponsors of the Velokhaya Cycling Team at the Cape Town Cycle Tour Race on the 10 March 2019. This is largest timed bicycle race in the world, with approximately 30,000 entrants registering annually. The route circles the Cape Peninsula, with the stunning Table Mountain against the backdrop.
The Velokhaya Life Cycling Academy are an inspirational organisation that introduce children from marginalized communities to cycling. Like FXTM, The Academy believes in the power of education. Its mission to encourage confidence, will-power and ambition, whilst helping the children to avoid crime, substance abuse and gangs. FXTM were delighted to support such a worthwhile cause!
The day of the race itself was windy but bright, and the enthusiasm as the race began was palpable. Cyclists from all over the world were in attendance, and it was really great to see so many people having fun and working as a team. The Velokhaya team excelled themselves, with 2 of their riders making it to the top 30 at the finish line!
FXTM would like to congratulate the Velokhaya Cycling Team for their exceptional performance and determination. We are honoured to have supported and been part of their wonderful achievement!
Watch this space for a series of exciting FXTM coming to Cape Town!