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Buffet Olives Trail Run 25, 14 & 5km

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Entries limited to 500 Participants
R500 for the Men’s / Women’s Winners: 25km
Event Date: 26 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
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Distance & Entry Fee
25km R150
14km R130
5km R45
Late Entries:
25km R170
14km R150
5km R55
Start Time
25km: 07:30
14km: 07:45
5km: 08:30
Venue / Directions
Venue: Buffet Olives
Directions:
• 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”
Registration
Registration: 06h00 - 07h30
Route Description
Long Route: 25km
The first five kilometres through olive groves on easy farm roads will enable the field to stretch out before the tough climb to the forest. A more gradual ascent follows in the shade of a pine forest before the course heads back down towards the finish line. Save your energy on the way back for a few short climbs before a final descent to the end through olive groves.
Medium Route:14km
This follows the same course as the long route until the forest. From here it is downhill all the way until a final sting in the tail near the end before a descent through olive groves to the finish.
Short Route:5km
This is an easy loop on farm roads through the olive groves.
Spectators are welcome to picnic under the trees and watch the fun. There will be coffee for sale.
Please note:
There will be a water table on the 25km & 14km routes, As you approach the Forest. There will also be a water table at the combined Finish of the 25km, 14km & 5km
Prizes
Lucky draw prizes include Olive hampers, Wine & more..!
R500 for the Men’s / Women’s Winners: 25km
Enquiries
Tel:  (021) 876 4956
Cell:  082 578 3017
Email: info@franschhoekcycles.co.za
Web: www.franschhoekcycles.co.za  /  www.buffetolives.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/buffetolivesmtbclassic
Waiver
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 afore going 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
DATE:
Saturday, 26 October 2013
EVENT TYPE:
PROVINCE / AREA:
Western Cape
Map of Event Start