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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.

Entry fees: 
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.