Saturday, 5 March 2022
The most extreme single stage race in SA
Entries open 1 November 2021
The D4G Swartberg Extreme MTB day race will be the ultimate MTB Challenge to prepare you or your team for the 2022 Absa Cape Epic. 171km and 4870m of climbing, this is not for the novice rider!
DATE : 5 March 2022
VENUE : Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, Oudtshoorn
DISTANCE : 171km
ASCENT : 4870m
FORMAT : MTB – Solo or Relay Teams of 2 or 3
ENTRY FEE INFORMATION
Included in your entry :
- Medical Assistance
- Professional Photography
- 7 Fully stocked water points
- 1 Satellite water point
- Technical Support only at checkpoints
- Pasta Meal (Friday 05 March 2021, 17:00-20:00).
- Finishers Medal
R100 refundable deposit when you enter – full payment due 1 week prior to event. Should the event not take place, all entries received, will be 100% refunded.
Solo : R1,550.00 | Teams : R2,900.00 (per team of 3) R2,200.00 (per team of 2)
The day race will start at Wilgewandel family restaurant at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains and 2 km from the world heritage Cango Caves, R328 North on Saturday, 5 March 2022 at 05h00 in the morning.
TEAMS of 2 Riders
TEAMS of 3 Riders
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!
Various accommodation in and around Wilgewandel Holiday Farm.
Visit the Oudsthoorn Tourism website for accommodation options in the area.
17h00 : Registration at Wilgewandel
19h00 : Dinner and Race-briefing
05h00 : Start of event
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
- Head light
- Space blanket
Technical support only at check points.
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