Meiringspoort MTB Challenge

Meiringspoort MTB Challenge

Meiringspoort MTB Challenge

Meiringspoort MTB Challenge

Race Info

Results 2024

Race Rules

Race Rules

  • This race will be held under the rules and regulations of CSA
  • NO helmet, NO ride, NO Go Pro’s permitted
  • Cyclists on the 19.5km, 38km and 61.5km will need at least a CSA Membership
  • If you are not in possession of CSA Membership, you will have to buy a day license (R50 each)
  • 19.5km distance: From age 8 years and older, 38km distance: Age 15 years and older AND 61.5km distance: Age 18 Years and older
  • A rider may receive technical assistance along the course from a fellow competitor but not from anyone outside of the course
  • No following vehicles apart from the sweep vehicles of the race organizer will be allowed on the route
  • If a rider is anywhere on a public road, general traffic rules must be obeyed
  • Start chutes close strictly at 07h30 on race day for compulsory race briefing. Arrivals after this time will not be allowed to start.

MEDALS TO ALL FINISHERS.

Start of the MTB Challenge
Registration

Registration

  • Entries for the event can be done online.
  • Late entries are also available at registration.
    • Friday evening: 17h00 – 19h00
      Admin free: R50
    • Saturday morning: 06h00 – 07h00
      Admin free: R100
  • The collection of the cycle bib number will take place on Friday from 17h00 – 19h00 and Saturday 20 May 2023 from 05:30 – 07:00 at the Church grounds.
Meiringspoort MTB Challenge 2019
General Information

General

  • Start & Finish at NG Church grounds, De Rust.
  • First aid is available on most of the route and at the finish.
  • Ablution facilities will be available at start and finish.
  • Race results available at finish and at www.meiringspoortchallenge.co.za
  • Donations in aid of the Kleine Kuikens Kleuterskool can be made, voluntarily, along with entry fees.
  • No substitutions will be allowed. No refunds
  • Steak braai Friday night form 18h00 at the church grounds.

Meiringspoort MTB Challenge 2019
Indemnity

Indemnity

By entering this event I undertake to be bound by the rules and regulations of the event including those of CSA. I warrant that I am in good health and aware of the risks and dangers of physical nature of this sporting event, and do not claim ignorance of these risks and dangers.I hereby accept that I participate in the event entirely at my own risk and I release and discharge, to the fullest extent allowed in law, the organizers of the event, all sponsors, persons and organizations assisting in the staging of the event,provincial and national cycling bodies and all local authorities from any responsibility, liability or costs relating to any injury, loss or damage of whatever nature, however caused, arising directly or indirectly from my participation in the event including pre- and post-race activities. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the activity.

RACE TIMING

A timing chip will be issued at registration along with your cycle bib number. The number must be securely attached to your bicycle as per instructions, being visible at all times – NO CHIP, NO TIME, NO EXCEPTIONS!!

ENQUIRIES

General: Henkie Du Plessis 082 396 4094 / hello@meiringspoortchallenge.co.za
Race Day Entries/Timing: Des Harris 083 309 8732 / entries@meiringspoortchallenge.co.za
Accommodation: Willie Immelman 082 952 2001

Meiringspoort MTB Challenge 2019
Cycling South Africa
Western Cape Mountain Bike Commission