Day: Race: Time:
Sat 14th 64km MTB Ride 08h30
Sat 14th 30km MTB Ride 08h40
Sat 14th 15km MTB Ride 08h45
Sat 14th 20km Fun Night Ride 19h00
Sat 14th 10km Fun Night Run 19h00
Sun 15th 21km Trail Run 09h00
Sun 15th 10km Trail Run 09h10
Sun 15th 5km Trail Run 09h15

INFORMATION PACKS (Click on your package type below)

Premium Guests info pack
Camping guests info pack
Day Visitor info pack


Saturday:      Cut-off at 13h00. Prize giving will be held in the evening at the night events.
Sunday:         Cut-off at 11h30. Prize giving and Main Lucky Draw will commence when the majority of the field is in.


Package Date:
Premium Package TBC
Camping Package TBC
Day Visitor Package TBC


Premium and Camping entries

Day Visitor entries on 31 August 2013.


Due to the ecological sensitivity of the reserve, entries are extremely limited and we will be offering 3 distinct packages on a first come first serve basis.
Package includes (marked with tick if included in package: Premium package Camping Package Day Visitors Package
1.   Accommodation 5-star  Lodge
(2 nights)
Pre-erected tents &
(2 nights)
Offsite – not
2.  Meals tick tick cross
3. Game drives tick cross cross
4. Donation to: Rhino Protection Reach for a Dream Reach for a Dream
5. Saturday MTB tick tick tick
6. Saturday Night MTB/Trail Run tick tick tick
7. Saturday night spit braai tick tick tick
8. Sunday trail run tick tick tick
9. Amazing Goody bags tick tick tick
10. Transfer btwn event centres tick N/A N/A
Pricing per package (includes Fri & Sat accom)
1. Competitors R4,000 R1,200 R700
2. Adult partners (not competing) R4,000 R800 R300
3. Children (4-11) sharing R2,000 R400 R150
*we reserve the right to accommodate premium guests at any of the available lodges
Accommodation on offer on Sanbona Wildlife Reserve: – click on the pictures to go to website
Gondwana Lodge
Overlooking Bellair Dam and resembling a typical thatched Karoo homestead, offering 12 generously proportioned luxury suites, each with endless views over the plains, Anysberg-mountains and beyond. Children of all ages are welcome in the family Lodge.
This lodge is the only lodge that allows children.
Dwyka Lodge
Beautifully appointed tents exude an atmosphere of pioneering adventure in a vast and hidden landscape. Dwyka Tented Lodge is surrounded by awe-inspiring rock formations which was once the home of ancient Khoisan hunters. Situated on a horseshoe bend of a dry Karoo ravine, the lodge with 9 luxury tents has a Relaxation Retreat, communal lounge with fireplace and TV, wine cellar and open air boma.
Explorer Camp
The Explorer camp is an ideal way to experience the “big-5” Northern Sector of the Reserve after the event. This unique walking experience is ideal for guests looking for an adventurous and authentic option offering an ambience of a tented bush camp. This explorer camp reflects the original safari of being on foot and sleeping around the fire at night within the comfort of a mobile tent. Guests will enjoy walks through the magnificent Sanbona Wildlife Reserve, whereby their guide will enhance their experience with birding, cultural history and other natural history of the area.
Tilney Manor
Tilney Manor consists of 6 large open plan suites, each opening onto private verandas overlooking breathtaking views of undulating mountains and plains. This lush oasis setting of Tilney Manor is surrounded by carefully laid out indigenous gardens.
CHILDREN: Children are welcome, we will have dvd’s and other children’s entertainment at the Event Centre.