Grabouw Mountain Challenge Driven by Land Rover Cape Town

Organiser: Trail Hunter Event

Date Sat 7 Oct 2017, 06:00
Province Western Cape
Type Trail Running

The Route:

The routes have been designed for thrill seekers and trails runners that are up for a challenge. The awe-inspiring routes will lead you through spectacular Fynbos covered mountains and forests via exciting single tracks through technical rock gardens, and jeep trails.


Terrain: Single Track, Forrest Running, Stream crossing, Hill Training

Stages and Distances

Short Route

Stage 1: 15Km

Stage 2: 17Km 

Long Route

Stage 1:  25Km

Stage 2:  28Km 

 

All meals included in the entry fee

Friday       Dinner.

Saturday    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Sunday      Breakfast

Sunday      Lunch

 

Cost:

Long Distance  - 1450

Short Distance  - R950

 

Registration Compulsory.

Friday 6 October 18H00 at Dinner

There will be NO number Collection on Saturday Morning.

 

Entries open May 2017

Limited to 200 runners per distance

COMPULSORY GEAR:

MISSING COMPULSORY GEAR WILL RESULT IN NO RUN.

WE WILL DO CHECKS ON BOTH DAYS

2 Litre Camel Back
Waterproof Jacket
Space Blanket
Cell Phone
Snacks
Whistle

 

Water Points:

Runners can look forward to amazing water points including:

  • Ice Cold Water
  • Coke
  • Cream Soda
  • Energy Drinks
  • Potatoes
  • Bananas
  • 5 Different kind of sweets
  • Biscuits
  • Nuts & Raisins

Number of water points on route:
Long Stages  - 2 Water Points
Short Stages  - 1 Water Point

 

Event Schedule

Friday 6th October 2017:

  • 17h00 -  Registration Trails End
  • 19H00 -  Dinner at Trail's End
  • 19h45 - Briefing at Trail's End

 

Saturday 7th October 2017:

  • 04h30 - Breakfast – Trail's End
  • 06h25 - Race Briefing Long Distance
  • 06h30 - Race Start Long Distance
  • 06h55 - Race briefing Short Distance
  • 07h00 - Race Start Short Distance
  • 09h00 - Leading men expected
  • 11h00 - Lunch at Trail's End
  • 18h00 - Dinner at Trail's End

 

Sunday 8th October 2017:

  • 04h30 - Breakfast – Trail's End
  • 06h25 - Race Briefing Long Distance
  • 06h30 - Race Start Long Distance
  • 06h55 - Race briefing Short Distance
  • 07h00 - Race Start Short Distance
  • 09h30 - Leading men expected
  • 11h00 - Price giving and lunch

 

General Information

Medical Services:
There will be medics on route as well as at the finish line.

Medals
All Finishers will receive a Land Rover Finisher Medal

Timing and Results
By Trail Hunter Events

Parking
Safe and secure parking at the venue

Accommodation at Trail's End

021 859 5193


Classes

ClassDistancePrice SoloPrice per Team Member
Long Distance 53 km R1450 -
Short Distance 32 km R950 -