Mopani MTB Series

 DATE: 27 October 2018

VENUE: Casterbridge Hollow Boutique Hotel, White River, Mpumalanga

This is a 5 series mountain bike race event, held in the beautiful Lowveld, Mpumalanga. It will be held at THREE different venues in 2018. Kavinga Guesthouse, Casterbridge Hollow and Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate.

DIRECTIONS TO CASTERBRIDGE HOLLOW BOUTIQUE HOTEL:

(FROM JOHANNESBURG OR PRETORIA)

  • Take the N4 or the N12 to Nelspruit via Witbank and Middleburg.
  • At the third set of traffic lights in Nelspruit, turn left onto the R40 to White River.
  • As you approach White River proceed straight through the 1st set of traffic lights (Sabie turnoff on the left, Spur restaurant on the right).
  • At the next set of traffic lights turn left.
  • Turn right at the following set (signposted Lowveld Info).
  • Continue along this road and turn left at the 2nd set of traffic lights onto the R40 towards Hazyview (for approximately 5km).
  • Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre is situated on your right hand side on the corner of the Numbi Gate road turn off (R538) and the R40.

GPS CO ORDINATES:  S -25° 18’ 26.247”   |   E 31° 1’ 49.8684”

 

Prizes per race

Final Prize Giving on the 27th of October

GENERAL INFO:

Food/Coffee/Clothing stalls, Jumping Castle/kids zone, Massage and Fully stocked Water points.

EVENT DETAILS:

ENTRIES:

48 km – R200

25 km – R165

15 km – R110

KIDS FUN RIDE –     FREE

EVENT PROGRAMME:

REGISTRATION & NUMBER COLLECTION ON FRIDAY:

Mopani Pharmacy Crossings                     4PM – 6PM

REGISTRATION & NUMBER COLLECTION ON THE DAY:

Casterbridge Hollow Boutique Hotel     5:30AM – 6:30AM

(Late entry fee of R50 will be charge for riders entering on the day)

RACE BRIEFING:

6:45AM – 48KM

7:15AM – 25KM

7:30AM – 15KM

 

START TIMES:

7AM – 48KM

7:30AM – 25KM

7:45AM – 15KM

7:50AM – KIDS FUN RIDE

10:30AM: PRIZE GIVING

GENERAL INFO:

Food/Coffee/Clothing stalls, Jumping Castle/kids zone, Massage and Fully stocked Water points.