2019 Coronation Double Century road closure information

The Coronation Double Century cycle challenge takes place on Saturday 23 November 2019.

This unique time trial sees teams starting in Swellendam and racing via Suurbraak, the Tradouw Pass and Op de Tradouw ascent towards Montagu. The route the passes Ashton, Robertson and Bonnievale, returning via the R317 to Swellendam.

To ensure the safety of the public and cyclist, traffic will be controlled on a number of public roads.

The following temporary road closures have been approved by both Swellendam Municipality and Provincial Department of Roads and Public Work for the duration of the event:

  • Somerset Street, Swellendam – 04:00-08:00
  • Murray and Station Streets (on either side of the Swellendam showground) – 04:00-17:00
  • Cooper Street (between Kok and Murray Streets) – 04:00-17:00
  • Van Eeden Street, Swellendam – 11:00-17:00
  • R324-Tradouw Pass – 05:30-09:30
  • Van Riebeeck Road – Montagu – 08:00-11:30
  • Church Street (between Lang Street en Van Riebeeck Road), Montagu – 08:00-11:30
  • Lang Street (between Church Street and R62 Cogmanskloof Pass), Montagu – 08:00-11:30.
  • Kerk Street (between Lang Street & Van Riebeeck Road) –  Montagu – 08:00 – 11:30
  • Lang Street (between Kerk Street and R62 Cogmanskloof Pass) –  Montagu – 08:00 – 11:30
  • R62 Cogmanskloof (Montagu side) –08:15 – 12:00
  • R62 Cogmanskloof (Ashton side) – 08:00 – 12:00
  • Zanvliet Road, Ashton –08:30 – 12:30
  • R317 from Bonnievale to Viljoensdrift– 09:30 – 13:30
  • R317 (from Bonnievale to Viljoensdrift) *Traffic to be diverted to Viljoensdrift– 09:30 – 13:30
  • R317 (from Rooibrug to Bonnievale) – 10:15 – 14:30

For any inquiries or concerns contact 087 820 7223 (before the event) and on 087 820 5605 (race day inquiries only) or visit the website: www.coronationdc.co.za.