Cape Town – A cyclist died after being injured during the Cape Town Cycle Tour On Sunday.
The organizers of the event, the largest timed cycle race in the world, made a statement in which the fatalities were confirmed.
"With great regret, the Cape Town Cycle Tour Trust confirms that a participant died during the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2019 after collapsing at Smitswinkel Bay," said David Bellairs, marketing, media and sponsorship director of the Cape Town Cycle Tour Trust.
"Our sincere condolences go to his family. We respect the wishes of the family and do not release any further personal data at this point, "he said.