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)
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
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
More details will be posted on the Merrell Adventure Addicts FB page and the event page on FB.
Last update on this event: 12/02/2016
Event added: 12/02/2016