• Race: 30 May 2020 to 31 May 2020
  • Registration and check-in: 29 May 2020


  • Race Village: Olifants River Lodge, Mpumalanga
  • Trails: Bezuidenhoutshoek Private Nature Reserve, Mpumalanga


  • Saturday : Ultra Marathon | Marathon | Half Marathon
  • Sunday: Half Marathon
  • More details


  • Challenge: (Half Marathon | Half Marathon) R2,200
  • Warrior: (Marathon | Half Marathon) R2,650
  • Extreme: (Ultra Marathon | Half Marathon) R2,950


  • Your entry into the 2-day event of your choice
  • All meals from Friday evening to Sunday lunch
  • Rider Gift Bag
  • Ciovita custom event rider and event T-shirt
  • Your contribution to the Endangered Wildlife Trust


  • Supporter Meals: Friday dinner to Sunday lunch @ R800pp
  • Sport massages on Saturday (45min) @ R385pp
  • Recovery Boot sessions (45min) @ R200pp
  • Strapping and emergency physio sessions @ Therapist rate
  • Specialist Barista Drinks and Other Drinks



All meals from Friday evening to Sunday lunch is included for all riders as well as to those supporters who purchased a meal package. Please make us aware of any special dietary requirements you might have. All meals are freshly prepared and this will to ensure that the catering team can plan accordingly. We have a gala dinner on Saturday night with lamb on the spit. Make sure you don't miss this one.


Tea, filter coffee and fruit juice are served from the hospitality during breakfast, lunch and dinners. All other soft drinks and alcoholic beverages are available to purchase from the bar. Our #CoffeeFix partner, Bonneville Brew will be on call around the clock to serve the best coffees in town for the duration of the weekend so make sure you have cash on hand for the daily fix.


Our hosts for The Bezhoek Extreme is once again the beautiful Olifants River Lodge. As our official hospitality partner and will ensure you have an unforgettable weekend. The Lodge is situated in Presidentsrus just 30km outside of Middelburg.


Olifants River Lodge offers exclusive accommodation to the riders and supporters of The Bezhoek Extreme. Although accommodation at Olifants River Lodge is not compulsory it is very convenient. During registration and entry you have the opportunity to book the accommodation of your choice. Please note that accommodation is NOT booked on a PER PERSON basis but PER UNIT. All accommodation is within walking distance from the Race Village and Start / Finish.

Please note that the lodge will not take any direct bookings for this weekend. Accommodation bookings can be made on our entry portal. Alternatively email us at

Check-in is on Friday, 29 May from 15:00 with event registration starting at 17:00

River View Villas

Our Villas are hugging the banks of the Olifants river. They have fully equipped kitchens, lounge and Private patio braai area. All Villas are air conditioned with select DSTV channels with secure covered parking for your vehicle. Our comfortable 2 bedroom villas have 2 bedrooms upstairs 2x2 beds with en-suite bathrooms.
Our 3 bedroom villas have downstairs master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and two bedrooms x 2 beds upstairs with a shower bathroom.
2 Bedroom Villa: R3500 per Unit for the weekend (sleeps 4)
3 Bedroom Villa: R5000 per Unit for the weekend (sleeps 6)


Neat Open plan family loft style cabana with balcony, kitchenette, bathroom shower combination , 4 Single beds (two single beds in loft). Air conditioned, Limited DSTV ,Guest amenities supplied with bath towels

Sleeps 4

R3100 per Unit for the weekend


Room only. Two single beds with bathroom (Shower/Bath)

Sleeps 2 People

R2100 per Unit for the weekend


In the Valley along the Olifants river we have a maintained camping area with electricity.

Max 2 People per Camp Site
Max 2 Vehicles per camp site

R850 per camp site for the weekend