Adventure Events

The Crazy Store Magaliesberg Challenge 2014

Date: Saturday, 16 August 2014

Race Times:

Registration Opens 7am, 35km runners, be early!

8am - 35km runners climb onto buses, horse carts and tractors to transfer to their start.

9am - 35km Start in the Bush (warms up for a few km's, then hits a torturous mountain climb, then cruises across the Magaliesberg and so on)

9am - 20km Start at the Base camp venue of Van Gaalens (a large circular route).

9.30am - 10km Start (this event is very popular).

All trail runners should be self sufficient with carrying your own water and food. The longer routes also require you to carry compulsory kit, of a cell phone, space blanket, whistle and a rain jacket. This is a running adventure,– take a camera as well.

All entries have  a 10 percent conservation donation to help Charity projects - thank you in advance.

Spend the whole day at Van Gaalens, relaxing after your run on the Veranda and huge lawns. The restaurant and farm stall will keep your eating and drinks needs happily quenched.

Crazy Prizegivings (for each race) take place through the morning, with heaps of lucky draws.

10km recommended Equipment:

· Water/Hydration. No official water tables on course.
· Hat and sun lotion.
· Cell Phone - charged with Race Organisers number (072 924 2371) entered.
· Make sure your Race Number is in front for timing purposes!

20km recommended Equipment:

· Water/Hydration - carry at least 1.5 litres. Bladder pack strongly recommended. No official water tables on course.
· Food - e.g. banana, energy bar, sandwich or similar.
· Windbreaker is highly recommended. Make sure you have one for race day!
· Hat and sun lotion.
· Cell Phone - charged with Race Organisers number (072 924 2371) entered.
· Make sure your Race Number is in front for timing purposes!

35km Equipment:

· Water/Hydration - carry at least 1.5 litres. Bladder pack strongly recommended. No official water tables on course.
· Food - e.g. banana, energy bar, sandwich or similar.
· Windbreaker is compulsory for the long course. A waterproof jacket is highly recommended if rain expected. Make sure you have one for race day!
· Hat and sun lotion.
· Cell Phone - charged with Race Organisers number (072 924 2371) entered.
· Make sure your Race Number is in front for timing purposes!

Province: Gauteng Province

Contact:
Energy Events - Esti Pretorius
Tel: 021 424 4579
E-mail: info@energyevents.co.za
Website: www.energyevents.co.za
Last update on this event: 11/08/2014
Event added: 23/07/2014
General Event Details
DATE:
Saturday, 16 August 2014
EVENT TYPE:
PROVINCE / AREA:
Gauteng Province