Registration – Wednesday 6th October 2021.
Racing – Thursday 7th - Saturday 9th October 2021.
Prize-giving – after supper on Saturday 9th October 2021, followed by the After-Party.
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There will be fun sub-categories for Mkhulus (average team age 50+) and Buffalos (total team weight 180kg+).
E-bikes are welcome but do not form a category.
The field is limited to 160 riders.
Weds – chalets for Upgraded Team entries. Backpackers or tents for Standard and Solo entries;
Thurs – mix of lodge rooms, village houses and hostel rooms (all entries);
Fri – luxurious en suite hotel rooms (all teams);
There are a limited number of Upgraded Team entries available due to the limited number of chalets on Weds (registration night).
Your entry fee includes a buffet lunch served on the deck overlooking the dam as well as a special prize-giving supper at 18h00 on Saturday. Prize-giving is after supper followed by the after-party which is always a blast!
Saturday night’s race village accommodation (including full Sunday breakfast) is not included in your entry fee but is highly recommended. There is limited capacity and it is very popular.
Bookings for chalets, tents and dorms are made on your entry form.
Entries for the 2021 race (postponed from 2020) opened on 1st December 2019.
All the following amounts are in South African Rands (ZAR) and include VAT @ 15%.
*Accommodation for Standard Team, Upgraded Team and Solo entries is the same except on Wed (registration night) when Standard Team and Solo entries include backpacker or tented accommodation whereas Upgraded Team entries include chalet accommodation.
There are a limited number of Upgraded Team entries available.
*Solo Rider Entry Fee Saving Opportunity:
If 2 Solo Riders are willing to share accommodation during the race, their entry will be treated as a Team Entry and the upgrade option will then be available.
We will hold the 2019 entry fee rates if you enter and pay in full before Tuesday 31st December 2019.
We are offering a 10% discount for groups of 10+ riders provided that:
Available from 1st January 2020 on normal 2020 price entries (not applicable to Early Bird Special):
The earlier you enter, the less your monthly instalments will be.
Please email your completed Entry Form to firstname.lastname@example.org. Receipt will be acknowledged within 3 days and you will be requested to pay the entry fee. Your entry will be confirmed on receipt of payment.
Generally warm, dry, sunny days with average temperatures around 20 degrees. Expect cool temperatures around 4-10 degrees in the early morning and evening. .