CYCLE AND RUN WITH WORDS DURING THE
On Sunday March 5 Coetzenburg near Stellenbosch will host mountainbike and fun run challenges called the Homecoming Velddtrap met Woorde: Ek skop stof op in my taal as part of the annual US Woordfees.
What makes the event different is that it commemorates Afrikaans by having participants run with words unique to the language. So are you TANDESTOKKIE or MOEGOE? BABBELAS or PARAAT? We celebrate the unique Afrikaans words that make our language so special.
After the race athletes will be able to participate in the conservation program. They will receive a spekboom and a handmade wire medal. The event forms partof the Stellenbosch University’s inaugural Maties Homecoming Weekend 2017, complete with a range of exciting activities tailor-made for Maties alumni.
Date: Sunday, March 5
Time: Races start at 6:30
Prize-giving and lucky draw from 10:00
07:15 6 KM “JAPTRAP” @ R80 / LATE R100
07:00 12 KM “SWEET-TAP” @R100 / LATE R120
06:45 18 KM “VINNIG-TRAP” @R100 / LAAT R120
06:30 35 KM “SAAL-SEER” @R150 / LAAT R180
Venue: Coetzenburg Stadium, Stellenbosch.
For more information and to enter visit www.veldtrap.co.za.
For more information about the event contact Heidi on 082 925 7546.
Last update on this event: 13/01/2017
Event added: 13/01/2017