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CYCLE WITH THE RHINO 2012

 
Cycle with the rhino mascot
Cycle With The Rhino Event Downloads

 

DATE  15TH September 2012

 

LOCATION Lake Nakuru National Park, Nakuru

 

ACTIVITIES

  • Cycling Race
  • Game Viewing
  • Kids Activities

FACT SHEET

  • Distance: 160 kms from Nairobi
  • Area: 188 sq kms
  • Altitude: 1754 m above sea level

 

EVENT PURPOSE

Cycle with the Rhino is An annual fund-raising initiative by KWS whose main aim is to rehabilitate the 74km electric fence, key in providing, a successful Rhino breeding sanctuary, protecting internationally renowned bird’s watcher’s paradise famous for its 1.5 million flamingos, and to undertake community conservation education around Lake Nakuru National Park.

The funds are also used to carry out CSR projects for various communities around the park.

 

ENTRY 

Individuals – Ksh. 5,000

Corporate Organizations – Ksh. 50,000

Kids   -1,000

Post to Post sponsors – Ksh. 10,000 (Corporates, a Minimum 10 posts)

Spectators – Free Entry

 Download application form.

NB/ Entries will not be accepted without a signed indemnity form.

 

The closing date for receiving ALL event entries is September 14th 2012

 

CYCLE WITH RHINO   , RACE CATEGORIES

  • Elite
  • Amateurs
  • Senior -     (14-17 years)
  • Junior -      (7-13 yrs)
  • Baby Category (1-5 years)

 

CYCLING RACE PRIZES

Each race participant will receive a certificate

Additional cash prizes will be issued as follows for male and female;

  

CATEGORY

PRIZE (KShs.)

Overall winner – Elite & Amateur

20,000

2nd Runners-up

15,000

3rd Runners-up

10,000

BodaBoda-overall winner     -10,000  

                   -2nd Runners-up   -7,500

                   -3rd Runners-up    -5,000

 

Best Female team @ category-

                  -overall winner    -10,000  

                   -2nd Runners-up   -7,500

                   -3rd Runners-up    -5,000

 

Kids ,Junior and Senior categories

                             - overall winner

                             -2nd Runners-up

                             

 

Trophy +certificate

Certificate

 

 

 

SPECTATORS

Those entering inside the park will pay the normal park entry fees as indicated below; 

 

CATEGORY

E.A Citizens

 

E.A Residents

Non-Residents

KShs.

KShs.

US$

Adults

1000

1000

80

Children & Students

200

500

40

 

Vehicle is between Kshs.300 –Kshs.5000 depending on the seating capacity

 

COURSE

The course is an exciting and very challenging

  • 150km for Elite          
  • 80km for Amateurs
  • 60km for Senior
  • 6km   for Junior  
  • Baby Category

 

MEDICAL SUPPORT AND WATER

Emergency medical support will be provided. A well manned recovery tent will be situated at the finish line. Basic first aid will be available at water stations along the course.

 

TRANSPORT

Participants are expected to make their own travel arrangements to Lake Nakuru National Park.

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

Event race fees are non-refundable if cancellation notice is received less than 30days to the event.

 

ENQUIRIES & CLARIFICATIONS

 

Jane Minoo –Event Coordinator

Mobile: 0700191522

Email: rmevents@kws.go.ke

 

Resource Mobilization Department, Kenya Wildlife Service

 Tel:60008000 or 0202107457

  

Senior Warden ,Lake Nakuru National Park

Email: swlakenakuru@kws.go.ke

Mobile 0708620006/0735655598

 

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