Mountain Biking


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Looking for Henderson Valley?


We offer 5 MTB races and 3 Trail Runs.

Our Marathon Course is 60km and qualifies for Provincial Points. It has something for everyone. From single tracking to steep up & downhills. From good roads to bad roads to no roads. From river crossings to speed sections to long grass and rocks. The new route is completely different from last year. Licenced riders only. Temporary day licences will be available at R35-00.


The 40km Half Marathon  has changed completely. It is a exciting ride for a moderately fit person. It qualifies for provincial points. Licenced riders only. Temporary day licences will be available at R35-00.


The 19km Fun Ride  is an enjoyable ride for anyone who does not want to tackle the  marathon courses and contains some easy technical sections.This route is all on new ground.


The 11km Fun Ride  is aimed at the young but also for the novice or the "not-so-fit".

The 5km Fun Ride is for the kids enterting their first "big" race.

In the Kiddies Chocolate Race. Kids may enter riding anything with wheels. 

Trail Run of 5, 10 or 20 km. It is compulsary to carry at least one bottle of liquid. 

Distances and routes are subject to change.


Your entry entitles you to a mid day feast "a la Thomas River"

All finishers, except Kiddies Chocolate Race, get a medal.


 Fantastic prizes and lucky draws!!


Affordable accommodation is available for over 300 people, ranging from camping, hikers cottage, self catering, home-hosted and nearby B&B options. Dormitory accomodation available in the Farmers Hall - bring your own matrass & bedding.


Should you touch ground you will be well looked after. Not only by our medical team of a Doctor on call, two nurses. and ambulance

We are really making the race family friendly with a kid care enclosure and jumping castle for the small ones. 

Cool off in the swimming pool.

NB  as the race will be computer timed, entries on the day will not be timed.



30 Oct

16:00 - 21:00 Registration in the Ramble Resturant
Evening Meals and Cash Bar

31 Oct  

06:30 on


06:00 until 07:50 Race Registration
07:30 20km Trail Run Start

60km Marathon Start 

10km Trail Run Start

08:10 40km Half Marathon Start 
08:20 20km Fun Ride Start
08:30 11km Fun Ride Start
08:40 5km Fun Ride Start


Chocolate Race Start

12:00> Mean Cuisine
14:00 Prize Giving
Cash Bar and take aways available

1 Nov

Breakfast at the Ramble Resturant



Child Care Enclosure, Jumping Castle, Rock Art Museum, restored village, museum and library, stalls, crafts, etc, etc,



Download EntryForm

Or pick up a Entry Form from:

CYCLE EXPRESS, CYCLE HQ, E L CYCLES, Cyclopro (PE), Tony's Gifts (Queenstown), The Motion Shop (Grahamstown)

Fax Or Email entries with proof of payment to: 086 5495713 or

Pre Entries close Tuesday 25th October.

After that late entries will only be accepted in cash, at the venue, till 8pm Friday the 28th.

Race day entries WILL NOT BE TIMED 

For General Information Brocuhre and Accomodation options  

Download Information Brouchre


For more info or an e-mail copy of the entry form and general info brochure contact or on 082 5754923.

See you there!!!!!!!!!!! 



2015 Results

Note: Results are provisional

60 km Results

40 km Results

20km Results

11 km Results


2013 Photo Gallery



2011 Photo Gallery









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Contact:  Last updated 01/11/2015