Adventure Events

The BCA Trail Challenge

BCA Trail Challenge
The ever popular BCA Trail Challenge is back for the third year running!

The Mountain and Trail Enthusiasts (MATES) in partnership with the Friends of Blaauwberg Conservation Area are organising the ?BCA Mates Trail Challenge? running event in the Blaauwberg Conservation Area (BCA) on Saturday 28 September 2013. The BCA is one of over 30 natural areas managed by the City of Cape Town.

Distances: 8km &  15km

There will be a short run and a long run over the two hills and through the BCA. The route is very easy and ideal as an entry level run into trail running.

Entry Fee:
R100 - 15 km
R50 - 8 km

To view a profile map please click here

Registration: confirmations will occur from 06:00 and the race will start at 07:00. The short race will start just after the long race at 07:15. It is encouraged to register online with the form below, to minimize the hassle at the start and to secure your entry

Directions from Cape Town
From the N1 take the N7 heading north towards Malmesbury
Just past the weigh bridge on the N7 turn left into Morningstar
Continue down this road until you see the entrance to Morningstar and turn left into Zonnekus Road
Continue on down the gravel road. Please adhere to the speed limit of 30km/h
Right at the end of the gravel road you will find a green palisade gate.
We will have our staff man this gate on the day of the event.
Once through the gate turn right and follow the gravel track over the railway line down to the boom gate at Blaauwberg Hill.
Parking is on the right before the boom gate

To enter and for more info please go to Cape Trail Running

Province: Western Cape

MATES running club - Meindert Hoving
Last update on this event: 11/09/2013
Event added: 11/09/2013
General Event Details
Saturday, 28 September 2013
Western Cape