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Mountain Biking

Trail Running


Looking for Henderson Valley?  Looking for John Potters MTB Outrides??



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 12km 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.



26 Oct

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

27 Oct  

06:30 on


06:00 until 07:50 Race Registration

60km Marathon MTB Start 

19km Fun Ride MTB Start


40km Half Marathon MTB Start 

12km Fun Ride MTB Start


5km Fun Ride MTB Start

20km Trail Run Start

08:25 5km Trail Run Start


Chocolate Race Start

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

28 Oct

Breakfast at the Ramble Resturant



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


Download Entry Form

Or pick up a Entry Form from:

CYCLE HQ, E L CYCLES, RAINBOW CYCLES. Tony's Gifts and Louis Sports in Queenstown

Email entries with proof of payment to:

Pre Entries close Tuesday 23rd October after which Late Entry fee of R40 will be charged.

Emailed Late Entries will be accepted until Thursday 25th.

After that late entries will only be accepted in cash, at the venue, till 8pm Friday the 26th.

Race day entries WILL NOT BE TIMED 

Download Information Sheet

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

See you there!!!!!!!!!!! 




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