Adventure Events

Adventure Racing Training Weeekend

Merrell Adventure Addicts will be hosting an adventure training weekend in the Garden Route on
the weekend of 2-3 April. The event is an overnight 20-24 hour race exercise for teams preparing for
Expedition Africa 2016 taking place in the same region in May.  Everyone interested in adventure
racing is welcome, in teams of 2 or 4, even if not registered for EA.

Perfect time and place to practise navigation, night racing and teamwork.

All of the finer details will be finalised in the second week of March. (Merrell are busy competing in
the Patagonia Expedition Race this month)

Quick facts:

Start and finish: Knysna, Western Cape 2-3 April 2016 (estimated start time 12h00 – 2 April)

Estimated times for teams: 20-24 hours

Disciplines: Running/Trekking, Mountain Biking, Paddling

No support crew needed

Minimal compulsory kit: Waterproof Jacket, Headtorch, Cellphone, First Aid kit. Boats to be
confirmed.

Minimal entry fee to cover medic, venue and forest fees – estimate in the region of R200 –

R300 per person (will be confirmed in second week of March)

Entries will open  in second week of March – watch this page

Plenty of Accommodation options available in Knysna. See Knynsa Tourism website for
options.

More details will be posted on the Merrell Adventure Addicts FB page and the event page on FB.

https://www.facebook.com/MerrellAdventureAddicts

https://www.facebook.com/events/1122263631119935/
Last update on this event: 12/02/2016
Event added: 12/02/2016
General Event Details
DATE:
Saturday, 02 April 2016 - Sunday, 03 April 2016
EVENT TYPE:
PROVINCE / AREA:
Western Cape, Knysna