It’s the new year and you made the resolution so now all you need to do is enter and put your resolutions to the test. What better way than running through beautiful vineyards up Klapmutskop with spectacular views of the Winelands and Table Mountain in the distance.
There are four distances to choose from so whether you a beginner or experienced, there is something for all abilities.
DATE: Sunday, 19 January 2020
VENUE: Dirtopia Trail Centre, Delvera Farm, on R44 about 10 km from Stellenbosch
REGISTRATION: From 06h15 at Dirtopia Trail Centre
DISTANCES & ROUTE DESCRIPTIONS:
5km – Jeep track at the bottom of the farm and it circles amongst the vineyards. Walkers welcome and easy enough for trail run novices. Self help waterpoint.
7.5km loop – This green route has jeep track and three fun singletrack sections. One refreshment station about half way at Pepper Tree is also the start of the downhill just below Klapmutskoppie.
12.5km route – This blue route will give you more of a work-out and climbs on jeep track amongst the vineyards towards Klapmutskop. About 8km of some singletrack and the trail meets the last part of the green route just before the refreshment station.
15km route – the same as the 12.5km with an extra 3km singletrack section to the top of the Koppie that is rocky and steep - for fit runners only! A self-help water can about halfway and a refreshment station about 4km from the finish. We suggest runners take their own water too.
START TIMES: 15km: 07h15, 12.5km: 07h30, 7.5km: 07h45 & 5km: 08h00
COST: Pre-entries open until the 16th of Jan:
5km – R110, 7.5km – R130, 12.5km – R160, 15km – R170
All PRE-ENTRANTS who are under 18 years of age will pay only R50 entry fee! Note late entries under 18 will pay the normal late entry fee.
Late entries taken on event day, if available. Additional late entry fees will apply
Timing by Amarider Trail Tag – available for rent (R20) or buy (R100). All results are submitted to Discovery for Vitality points on condition you have timing results on www.trailtag.co.za. Results are live to all pre-entrants; late entries & changes will only be live by the Monday afternoon.
GENERAL INFO: A medal to all finishers! The one refreshment station on long routes (Powerade, fruit & nuts/jellys) and drinks at the finish for all!
Stay for the lucky draw and stand a chance to win great products to use in your sport.