Stage 2 to Checkpoint #2 (Kuiseb)
Stage 2 starts from Checkpoint #1, follows the D1982 gravel road and ends at Checkpoint #2 just past the 2nd bridge at the Kuiseb river crossing. A strong headwind might be encountered on this stage. At around the 40km mark you'll reach Waterpoint #1 just before the descent down the Us pass. For the backmarkers nightfall will arrive on this stage.
After the complete team has signed in at CP#1, the first designated rider of a team departs on Stage 2.
Team Support Vehicle leaves for Checkpoint #2
UPDATE: No support vehicles for Solo riders at this Checkpoint.
Dedicated refreshing station exclusively for Solo riders.
More details about the new Solo format.
Water Point #1 at 40 km into the stage
Total distance - 67 km
Checkpoint #2 Coordinates
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Stage 2 profile