WITKLIP MTB CHALLENGE 2021
Event Date: Saturday, 17 July 2021
Venue: Witklip Farm, Bronkhorstspruit, Gauteng
Distances: 60km | 40km | 20km | 10km
Start time: 60km -09:00am | 40km - 09:10am | 20km - 09h20 | 10km - 09h25
Entry Fees: 10km - R200 | 20km - R250 | 40km - R290 | 60km - R300
PRE-REGISTRATIONS & RACE DAY REGISTRATIONS:
Race day registration
Those who cannot collect their race numbers on Friday, can collect it at the registrations table in the race village on race morning from 07h00 to 08h50
On-the-day entries will also be available at a R30 surcharge
(cash, card & SnapScan/Zapper only).
Race boards and numbers:
(BoutTime) will supply Permanent Boards at R50 or Temporary Boards at R20.
The 10km and 20 km routes are fast with only one or two short technical section. Lots of single track and easy jeep track. Both these routes are easy ridable.
The 40 and 60km routes consist of single track, jeep track, farm road and cattle track. These routes include also has a few short technical sections but overall they are fairly fast routes as well.
RACE DAY REGISTRATIONS:
Race number must be collected at the registrations table in the race village on race morning from 07h00 to 08h50
On-the-day entries will also be available at a R20 surcharge
(cash & SnapScan only).
Race boards and numbers:
The timekeeping guys (BoutTime) will supply the race boards so participants DO NOT have to bring SA Seeding boards or any timing tags.
DIRECTIONS TO WITKLIP FARM:
GPS Coordinates of Race Village
This drop pin will take you to the main turn-off into Witklip Farm where you will see the big white rock (Witklip) as in the photo below. From here just follow the signs that will take you to the race village.
MANUAL DIRECTIONS FROM PRETORIA
Take the N4 to Bronkhorstspruit
Take the Bronkhorst East off-ramp and at the stop at the top, turn right onto the R25
Continue for 1km & then turn left (Godrich Toyota will be on your right) onto the R960
After about 2 km the tar road will turn into a gravel road.
Follow the gravel road for 6.5km until you get to a BIG white rock (Witklip) as in the photo below. Here you will turn left into the farm.
From here you can simply follow the signs to the actual race village.
MEDALS & PRIZES
Results will be for all categories in all distances but there will only be cash prizes for the overall winners of the main race (the 55km).
Medals to all finishers
NB. All winners MUST be at prize-giving to receive their prizes.
Timekeeping will be done and published by www.bouttime.co.za.
Participants will get live results as well as instant seeding point updates on nationaltrailseeding.co.za.
Riders can use their National Trail Seeding boards (NOT SA Seeding) or get a temporary boards at registrations.
There will be 3 water points on the 60km route, 2 water points on the 40km route and no water points on the 10km and 20km routes. We always advise riders to also carry water with them.
Products on display and for sale: Our sponsors and partners will have stands at the event where riders, family and friends can view and buy all the latest sport products.
Food & Drinks: Lovely farm style food like boerie rolls, jaffles, pancakes, "moer" koffie with condense milk, beer tent and a great vibe in the chill zone can also be enjoyed afterwards so bring the whole family.