Tropic Air 10to4 Mountain Bike Challenge will take place on 14th-16th February 2020, starting at an altitude of 10,000ft on the slopes of Mt Kenya and ending on the savannahs of Borana Conservancy at 4,000ft. This annual event provides a unique opportunity for cyclists of all ages and abilities to take on the challenge of the 2nd highest mountain in Africa. Having started in 2002 as a very small mountain biking event with just a handful of riders, it has grown to over 350 competitors from across the globe, raising over US$80,000. With courses for all abilities, this annual event provides a unique opportunity for people to enjoy Mt Kenya and its surrounding beautiful wildlife conservancies, whilst raising critical funds for Mount Kenya Trust’s community projects and mountain conservation. Register on www.10to4.org
The seventh annual Lamu Yoga Festival will be held from 4th to 8th March 2020. The festival offers five days of yoga with over 25 teachers, 150 yoga classes, meditations and workshops. Festival activities will be centered in the charming village of Shela, but will encompass Manda Island and Lamu Old Town, so the whole area will be abuzz. A variety of yoga classes and meditations for all levels will be offered at 12 unique venues and studios. You can also get a taste of Swahili culture by joining the planned Swahili dinner, sunset dhow sail and a final bonfire.
This is a family event that allows adults to relive their childhood and kids to learn something new and exciting through kite flying at a picnic style event with live music. The event will be taking place on Sunday 15th March, at the Nairobi Polo Club between 11:00am and 6:00pm. Activities will include kiting competitions and an interactive kiddy corner. Food, drinks and kites will be available for sale throughout the day. Please bring a kanga or blanket to sit on.