Meiringspoort Trail Run

19.5KM & 9.5KM

Meiringspoort Trail Run

19.5KM & 9.5KM

Meiringspoort Trail Run

19.5KM & 9.5KM

Race Info

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Results 2023

Race Rules

Race Rules

  • The wearing of club clothes is not mandatory.
  • Only the event race number will be worn on the front of the vest.
  • Immediate disqualification if a runner tampers with the route markings.
  • Immediate disqualification if a runner is caught littering.
  • Immediate disqualification if a runner damages the trail or any vegetation.
  • One waterpoint will be available on the 9.5km.
  • Minimum age for entering is 14 years.
  • No substitutions will be allowed. No refunds.
  • Closing date for pre-entries is 12th May 2024 or as soon as entry cap is reached.
  • Start chutes close strictly at 07h55 on race day for compulsory race briefing. Arrivals after this time will not be allowed to start.
  • MEDALS TO ALL FINISHERS
Trail run through the mountains
Registration

Registration

  • This is a pre-entry event.
  • The collection of the race number bib and timing chip will take place on Friday from 17h00 – 19h00 at the Church grounds and Saturday 18 May 2024 from 06h00 – 07:00.
  • Start chutes close 07h30
  • Pre-entries for trail run close 12 May 2024
General information

General

  •  Start & Finish at NG Kerk, De Rust.
  • Cut-off times: 19.5km is 4 hours.
  • Cut-off times: 9.5km is 3 hours.
  • 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 www.aswd.co.za/results
  • Donations in aid of Eljada Kairos can be made, voluntarily, along with entry fees.

Trail Runners at Start venue
Trail Running Meiringspoort Challenge
Indemnity

Indemnity

By entering this event I undertake to be bound by the rules and regulations of the event including those of WA and ASA. 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 athletics 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 disposable timing chip will be issued at registration along with your race bib number. The chip must be securely attached to your shoe as per instructions on chip – NO CHIP, NO TIME, NO EXCEPTIONS!!

ENQUIRIES

General: Pieter Schoeman 082 377 0547 / hello@meiringspoortchallenge.co.za
Race Day Entries/Timing: Des Harris 083 309 8732 / entries@meiringspoortchallenge.co.za
Accommodation: Lizelle 062 348 7452 / accommodation@meiringspoortchallenge.co.za