Norco WTF MTB Challenge Powered by Qbike

Distance: 80 | 60 | 40 | 20km (Mountain Biking)

01 Dec 2018, Sat @ 06:30, Cowhouse Trails

Each distance is mostly on singletrack, jeep track and farm roads. MTB'ing good & proper.
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Event Information

When: 1 December 2018, Saturday. Race will start at 6h30 Sharp

Where: Hazeldean Valley Trails, Cowhouse 

Times: Premises will open at 5h00 , 80km A-bunch will start at 6h30 SHARP, 60km thereafter and then the 40km.
We would like to keep the race a safe as possible and well hydrated, our timing system will be set for a staggered start. This way we will keep riders passing each other to a minimum and for everyone will benefit from an earlier start to prevent heat exhaustion. It will work as follows:
Distances, entry fees & starting times: (Please note slight start time changes to prevent bottlenecks)

  • 80km | 771m - R280 - 6:30
  • 60km | 502m - R210 - 7:00
  • 40km | 370m - R170 - 7:10
  • 20km - R150 - 8:00

Number Collection:

  • Friday, 30 Nov (1-6pm): MotoMoto Burgers & Pizza(Map)- R50 will buy you a 500ml Craft beer or Cider by Legends Brewery, a home-made hamburger & hand-made chips
  • Saturday, 1 Dec (5am Onwards): Cowhouse Market - on the day entries available at R30 extra

Your entry will include the following

  • Free bike wash & lube after the race by #QBike
  • Free activity bar by Key360 Nutrition
  • Chance to win a Norco MTB!!!!
  • Early number collection special at MotoMoto. R50 will buy you a 500ml Craft beer or Cider by Legends Brewery, a home-made hamburger & hand-made chips
  • Choice between and a really special medal or craft beer from Hazeldean Brewery when you finish.
  • Category & Spot Prizes worth more than R10,000
  • Ample parking
  • Early Start @ 6:30
  • E-Bike option on the 40km only, Open, Single Speed & Tandem Category
  • BoutTime will ensure for instant results on your phone and website as you finish, no more waiting
  • Well stocked water/nutrition points, Waterpoints sponsored by Key 360 Nutrition
      80km: Stations at 20km, 40km & 60km and Finish
      60km: Stations at 20km, 40km and Finish
      40km: Stations at 20km and Finish
      20km: Stations at 10km and Finish
Why has the race move to "Hazeldean Valleys"?
  • More options on greater trails in a 30km radius.
  • Less district roads which means that its safer
  • Brand new start venue @ Hazeldean Valley, Cowhouse
  • Great market, craft beer from Hazeldean Brewing Co & Food stalls
  • We plan to use the whole "block" for the race which means everything between Graham Rd, Silver Lakes rd, Old Bronkies Rd & Boschkop Rd

Route Profiles

20km Route

Will remain inside Hazeldean Valley Trails without any road crossings for safety reasons. It will be an easy route, safe and loads of fun, ideally suitable for kids & beginners.

40km Route | 350m

The 40km will remain inside Hazeldean Valley Trails where the riders will enjoy some flowing single track before heading back to the Cowhouse Market where everyone will receive a free bike wash by #QBike and the choice between a craft beer from Hazeldean Brewing Co. or a very unique and usable medal. The market will be open and there will be a live performance for the whole family to enjoy.

40km Route

60km Route | 580m

The 60km will head-out to Rosemary Hill Trails where the riders will enjoy some flowing single track before heading out to the private farms where they will have the opportunity to ride on awesome trails before heading back to Hazeldean Valley Trails. Once the riders entered Hazeldean Valley Trails on approx the 40km mark, they will enjoy some of the best hand-selected single track, jeep track & farm roads before heading back to the Cowhouse Market where everyone will receive a free bike wash by #QBike and the choice between a craft beer from Hazeldean Brewing Co.. or a very unique and usable medal.

20km Route

80km Route | 750m

The 80km will head-out to Rosemary Hill Trails where the riders will enjoy some flowing single track before heading out to the private farms where they will have the opportunity to ride on awesome trails before heading back to Hazeldean Valley Trails. Once the riders entered Hazeldean Valley Trails on approx the 40km mark, they will enjoy some of the best hand-selected single track, jeep track & farm roads before heading back to the Cowhouse Market where everyone will receive a free bike wash by #QBike and the choice between a craft beer from Hazeldean Brewing Co. or a very unique and usable medal. The market will be open and there will be a live performance for the whole family to enjoy.

20km Route

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