4 May @ 07:30 - 15:00
Join the strong and fit during May 2019 on the Vanrhyns Toughie. The route will take athletes over die steep Dooppoort Pass with a average gradient of 1:9 and certain sections 1:4. Tackle the Knersvlakte where participants will have to bite on their teeth to see them through the challenging 25 km. Prizes for first three winners men and women and a medallion for all finishers within.
Begin at the Klein Kobee Road to join the Dooppoortpas. Turning point at the summit of the pass with a loop in the Nama Karoo. Finish at starting point 25km.
There will also be a fun run of 4km around the Loskoppe.
25km – R400
5km – R100
Cut-off time: 12:30
Prize giving: 13:00
1st male & female – R500
2nd male & female – R350
3rd male & female – R250
1st male & female VET – R200
1st male & female MAS – R100
Coffee and tea before the start of the race will be on the house. Pancakes, Boerewors rolls and cold drinks for sale. Cold lunch on order. 12:45. Take-aways or eat on site. R 60.00.
Experience Namaqualand with all it’s ruggedness and promise of abundant flowers, clear skies and stars.