Join Vitality today and get 100% cash back on your Discovery 947 Ride Joburg race entry fee and more through Team Vitality.
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This year, Discovery is the proud headline sponsor of the Discovery 947 Ride Joburg – giving our Team Vitality members even more reasons to move more.
As the new sponsor of the Discovery 947 Ride Joburg, we are giving you even more reasons to get moving. Team Vitality cycling members will enjoy amazing perks as part of SA's most rewarding cycling club. If you're not a member yet, here are six reasons why you should be:
- Start among 947's best
Team Vitality cyclists will enjoy an exclusive preferential start time at this year's 94.7 km Discovery 947 Ride Joburg – giving you the head start you need to achieve your personal best.
- Get 100% cash back on your race entry fees
When you join Team Vitality cycling, you'll get 100% cash back on your entry fee to Joburg's newest cycling event – the 947 Vitality Short Ride. For one day only, experience the most iconic streets in Gauteng with not a single vehicle on the road and challenge your legs with some climbs through the City of Johannesburg – on us. (Limited to the first 1 000 Team Vitality entries).
- Build your confidence with the brand-new Discovery 947 Ride Joburg shorter route
Not ready to ride 94.7k m? Introducing our brand-new shorter route for first-time cyclists, helping you to build confidence and gain the experience you need to improve your cycling. The shorter route starts at Melrose Arch and finishes at the vibey race village where you can catch a free shuttle back to your car.
- Get access to expert training programmes
Get access to Coach Parry's expert 947 Ride Joburg training programmes at a 40% discount. Use "VITALITY" as your promo code.
- Enjoy premium cycling kit
When you join Team Vitality's cycling club, you'll get premium BioRacer cycling kit worth R1 000, every two years, to help you paint the streets of South Africa orange.
- Get 50% off future cycling race events
Not only can you ride the Discovery 947 Ride Joburg shorter route for free, you'll also get 50% cash back for future cycling events on the Team Vitality calendar.
- Recover in style at our VIP hospitality
Team Vitality members enjoy the best in VIP hospitality at the finish line of all our races. Celebrate the highs and the lows, build memories and friendships and enjoy our post-race recovery drinks and snacks with your team mates.
This year, conquer the Discovery 947 Ride Joburg with the support of South Africa's favourite cycling club at your back. The iconic 94.7 km route will earn you 1 100 bonus Vitality points, and the shorter route earns you 800 points – even more reasons to take part with Vitality.
Get up to 75% cash back on your Vitality-linked heart rate fitness device
Achieve your monthly Vitality Active Rewards goals to get cash back on a brand new fitness device. Activate Device Booster and get up to 75% total cash back on your qualifying heart rate fitness device purchased from your preferred HealthyGear partner: Sportsmans Warehouse or Totalsports.
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