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Buffet Olives MTB Classic 42, 25, 14 & 5km

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Entries limited to 1000 Participants
R1000 for the Men’s / Women’s Winners: 42KM
Event Date: 27 Oct 2013
Province: Western Province
Venue: Buffet Olives
Online Start Date: 21 Jul 2013
Online End Date: 23 Oct 2013
Contact: Enquiries
Contact Number: (021) 876 4956  /  082 578 3017
Distance & Entry Fee
42km R150
25km R130
14km R90
5km R45
CSA Day Licence (for 45km & 25km) R35
Late Entries:
42km R170
25km R150
14km R110
5km R55
CSA Day Licence (for 45km & 25km) R35
Start Time
42km 08:30
25km 08:45
14km 09:00
5km 09:30
Venue / Directions
Venue: Buffet Olives
• Take the N1 in the direction of Paarl
• Just before the Huguenot tunnel tollgates, take the R101 (Sonstraal) off-ramp
• Turn left & proceed straight over two stop streets
• Drive 2km before turning right into Swawelstert Rd.
• Drive for 1,5km until you see the Buffet Olives sign
• Turn right onto a gravel road
• Look out for the Parking signs to your right
• GPS co-ordinates: S 33 42’51” / E 19 01’49”
Lucky draw prizes include Olive hampers, Wine, Bicycle accessories & Weekend away at Cascade Country Manor..!
R1000 for the Men’s / Women’s Winners: 42km
Registration: 06h00 - 8h30
Route Description
Short Route:14km
Starting amongst olive groves and easy farm roads for the first 6km, you will be well warmed up by the time you hit the first climb on this varied, spectacular course. From the top of this climb, the Short Route will wind its way back down a fast but wide downhill, then a short flat section pass a dam before the last small hill thrown in for good measure before the finish.
Long & Medium Route: 42km & 25km
The Long & Medium Routes continue on forest roads with spectacular views and down hills with good doses of single track. The Medium Route returns to the finish, whereas the Long Route continues along the Klein Drakenstein mountain slopes before heading home on this challenging, but captivating course.
Kiddies Route: 5km
There is also an easy 5km loop amongst the olive groves. Spectators are welcome to picnic under the trees and watch the fun. There will be food & drinks for sale and jumping castles for the children.
Tel:  (021) 876 4956
Cell:  082 578 3017
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Participants take part entirely at their own risk and agree that they shall have no claim whatsoever against the organizing body, any individual or official, marshal, assistant helper or agent, the sponsors or any local authority or their employees, in respect of any loss or damage whatsoever which participants may suffer arising as a result of, or arising out of, whether directly or indirectly, the participants arrival and departure thereof, attendance at registration, prize giving or other function thereof, any loss or damage to bicycles or other equipment, or indirectly by the negligence, albeit gross, of one or more or all of the abovementioned parties. Parents/Guardians signing this entry form hereby consent to such minor being bound to the aforegoing and further indemnify the organizer and aforementioned parties to the extent, if any, to which such minor is not capable of waiving his/her right as stipulated above.
Last update on this event: 10/10/2013
Event added: 10/10/2013
General Event Details
Sunday, 27 October 2013
Western Cape