The D4G Swartberg Extreme cycling race will be the most extreme one day single stage race in South Africa. It will surpass the current most extreme race by more than 2000m vertical accent encountering the Longest Pass. This is not for the novice rider!
DATE : 17-18 September 2021
VENUE : Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, Oudtshoorn
DISTANCE : 142km
ASCENT : 4500m
FORMAT : Solo or Teams of 2
ENTRY FEE INFORMATION
Included in your entry :
- Medical Assistance
- Professional Photography
- 7 Fully stocked water points
- 1 Satellite water point
- Race Buff
- Technical Support only at checkpoints
- Pasta Meal (Friday 05 March 2021, 17:00-20:00).
- Finishers Medal
Solo : R1,550.00 | Team : R2,600.00
Early bird special Solo : R1450 | Team : R2400
The race will start at Wilgewandel family restaurant at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains and 2 km from the world heritage Cango Caves at 10pm.
Wilgewandel Holiday farm offers various family fun Oudtshoorn activities, an al a Carte restaurant, a functions venue as well as a choice of Self Catering or Bed & Breakfast accommodation.
Wilgewandel is ideally located 2 km from the Cango Caves and within a 30 km radius from other Oudtshoorn activities. Do not miss out on all the family fun!
A tented race village will be available at Cango Cave Zipline & Estate, 600m from Wilgewandel Restaurant. This will include luxury tents (with beds, linen, chairs and light) and ablution. Tents can be booked with your entry, at R1500 per tent, for the weekend. Tents sleeps 2 people. Please note – if you are sharing with a friend, only one of you need to book a tent.
Wilgewandel Restaurant will be open during the weekend, where meals can be bought for family and supporters.
09h00 : Registration at Wilgewandel
19h00 : Dinner and Race-briefing
22h00 : Start of race
18h00 : Race Cutoff time
19h00 : Prize Giving
For your own safety, we required you to have the following with you :
- Sufficient energy bars / food based on your own pace and estimated amount of time in the saddle.
- At least two full water bottles with your drink of choice.
- Medical information card – emergency contact number, allergies etc.
- Puncture kit
- Night light & back light on bike (extra batteries)
- Flashing red light on helmet
- Space blanket
Technical support only at check points.
+27 72 784 6732
+27 71 678 7147
ROUTE / LOGISTICS
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