- May 31, 2019 - June 2, 2019
6:00 pm - 1:00 pm
If you were part of the inaugural 2018 event you’ll know what to expect and 2019 promises to be bigger and better. Once again there will be 3 days of the best riding South Africa has to offer. The Festival will kick off with a 25km XCO style night ride on Friday. Saturday will offer one of three distances to choose from; a Half-Marathon, Marathon and Ultra-Marathon. We’ll end the weekend’s festivities with a 48km Half-Marathon Experience on Sunday.
No single day race entries will be available.
Total entries are limited to 180
- 3 Day Stage
The Bezhoek Extreme MTB Festival is a CSA sanctioned event
- Challenge: 25 | 50 | 48
- Warrior: 25 | 68 | 48
- Extreme: 25 | 93 | 48
Stage 1: 25km XC Night Race
Stage 2 (Options): 50km Half | 68km Marathon | 93km Ultra
Stage 3: 48km Half Marathon
What is included?
Your entry fee includes basic tented accommodation (one dome tent per rider) and meals for the entire weekend. Each tent includes a mattress. You are required to bring your own sleeping bag or linen.
Accommodation upgrades are available as an add-on to your standard entry. These upgrade options sleep more than one person and is ideal for a family or for sharing with other riders. If you plan to share an upgrade with another rider(s) please do not purchase multiple upgrades.
Additional supporter accommodation (dome tent) and meal packages can be purchased during this registration.
Limited Massage packages are available for pre-booking on Saturday. Should you require assistance from a therapist on Friday evening or Sunday afternoon this can be booked at the event. Once you have purchased this option the therapist will make contact with you to arrange a time.
A total of R50,000 in prize money is up for grabs across the respective categories, equally split between male and female podium finishers.
All participants and guests will be hosted at the Olifants River Lodge. This is also where the race village will be located. Olifants River Lodge will not accept any individual or private bookings for the weekend. All enquiries can be directed to email@example.com.
Venue Website: www.bezhoek.co.zaAddress:
The Farm is situated in the Olifants River valley in Middelburg, Mpumalanga and is designated as irreplaceable and highly significant in terms of the Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Authority’s bio diversity assessment criteria which qualifies it to be registered as a Protected area. The Olifants and Klein Olifants rivers converge in the North Western corner of the farm and meander on to Loskop and the Kruger National Park.