Tour Down Under Cycle BREAK away

Join us for the best week of cycling in Australia, you won't want to miss out on the CYCLING MUMS AUSTRALIA Tour Down Under 2018 CYCLE BREAK away

Have you ever wanted a female focused ride program , we have a highly skilled and passionate ride guide to assist you with on ground experience.

Experience the vibrant food culture and the beautiful Adelaide Hills whilst we ride the stages just like the pros, and catch the action of the tour up close with track side viewing under the shade of the marquee while you enjoy lunch…

Each day CMA  will have the opportunity to ride the challenging stages on offer, so a good level of fitness is recommended. Optional rest days or shorter rides can also be offered for those who want to take it a bit easier. All riders will have a mechanical support vehicle and riding guide team throughout the tour. SO grab your bestie , buds , mum support or family member and be part of the most supportive and inspiring  girl gangs !

This tour is packed with the local festival atmosphere that is the week long Santos Tour Down Under 2018.

Day 1 – Thursday: Stage 3

Arrive in Adelaide to check into your hotel and assemble your bike if required. 

If you arrive early in the day you may have time to catch the action of Stage 3.

This evening we will have our FC Sports & Events private group pasta dinner at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.

  • Overnight:Crowne Plaza Adelaide, includes breakfast
  • Inclusions:Pasta dinner including guest speakers

Day 2 – Friday: Bupa Challenge

Various start times and locations depending on distance:

  • 4km ride, Norwood start: 6:30am
  • 100km ride, Gumeracha start: 7:15am
  • 65km ride, Mt Torrens start: 8:00am

The big day has arrived to take part in the Bupa Challenge Ride! 

Choose your distance and we’ll get you to the start line where you will ride to Uraidla which is located in the beautiful Adelaide hills. Once you have finished there will be time to unwind at the finish line festival and enjoy some food and drinks. A bus transfer will take us all back to the hotel for some well-deserved rest and relaxation after the race has finished.

  • Overnight:Crowne Plaza Adelaide, includes breakfast
  • Inclusions:Bupa Challenge entry, live viewing of the Stage 4 finsh line area, lunch, air-conditioned coach transfers
  • Ride distance:Your chosen distance in the Bupa Challenge Ride

Day 3 – Saturday: Stage 5

  • Stage start:11:10am, McLaren Vale
  • Stage finish:2:58pm ETA, Willunga Hill
  • Stage distance:5km

A day to rest those legs and enjoy the festival atmosphere at the Stage 5 vantage point. 

You will have the morning to sleep in and enjoy a lazy breakfast before our bus transfer picks you up to take you to Willunga Hill.

Afternoon transfer back to the hotel before our final group dinner including 2 course meal and drinks.

  • Overnight:Crowne Plaza Adelaide, includes breakfast
  • Inclusions:Live viewing of Stage 5, return air-conditioned coach transfers to/from Willunga Hill
  • Ride distance:For those that still have the legs we will ride to today’s stage and complete a full lap of the course, ride home post race – approximately 100km

Day 4 – Sunday: Be Safe Be Seen MAC Stage 6

  • Stage start:1:30pm, King William Street, Adelaide
  • Stage finish:3:30pm ETA, King William Street, Adelaide
  • Stage distance:90km

Check-out of the Crowne Plaza. 

If you are on an evening flight you can store your bags with the concierge and wander down to the final stage of the Santos Tour Down Under an exciting, fast-paced city circuit.

Package Options:

  • Rider Package: $1,275 pp twin share
  • 18 – 21 January 2018! ( flights excluded )

CMA  Highlights:

  • Return bus transfer to Stage 5 including picnic lunch
  • Entry into the Bupa Challenge ride
  • Group farewell dinner
  • Local guides and experienced support staff

CMA Inclusions:

  • 3 nights accommodation at the Crowne Plaza Adelaide
  • Full breakfast daily
  • Pre-Bupa Challenge Pasta Dinner
  • Post-Bupa Challenge after party
  • Bupa Challenge Ride Entry (inc start transfer if required)
  • Bupa Challenge return bus transfer and bike transport
  • Return bus transfer to Stage 5 including picnic lunch
  • Group Farewell dinner on Saturday night
  • CMA goodie bags ( includes jersey& kit  discounts ,  FREE member t shirt , cycle socks , nutritionist info , hydration & nutrition.)

If you find the thought of the ride too daunting, a spectator option is available where you will have the chance to cheer on the pros in key moments of the Tour Down Under race and experience the gorgeous Adelaide hills surroundings at their best with plenty of free time.

This tour is packed with the local festival atmosphere that is the week long Santos Tour Down Under 2018.

Package Options:

  • Rider Package: $1,275 pp twin share
  • Single Supplement: $1,749
  • Non Rider Package: $995 pp twin share

Deposit of $500 per person to confirm your booking