Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival Diary Note

 No: kc17DN

25 Apr 2017


The 2017 edition of the
Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival
is just around the corner!

Date: Saturday, 27 & Sunday 28 May 2017
Venue: Karkloof Country Club
Contact: Stu Berry (Impi Concept Events) - stu@impiconceptevents.com
Schedule:

  • Saturday, 27 May

07h00 - 18km Karkloof Trail Run (Normal Entries - R140, Late Entries - R160)
07h30 - 9km Karkloof Trail Run (Normal Entries - R100, Late Entries R110)
12h00 - STIHL Karkloof Enduro (Normal Entries - R150, Late Entries - R190)

  • Sunday, 28 May

07h30 - 60km Sappi Karkloof Marathon (Normal Entries - R220, Late Entries - R260)
08h30 - 40km aQuellé Half Marathon (Normal Entries - R180, Late Entries - R220)
09h20 - 9km Karkloof Trail Run (Normal Entries - R100, Late Entries R110)
09h30 - 20km aQuellé Family Ride (Normal Entries - R130, Late Entries - R170)
10h00 - 10km aQuellé Kids Ride (Normal Entries - R60, Late Entries - R80)

Normal entries opened on 1 April and close at 24h00 on 21 May while late entries will be taken until 24h00 on 24 May. Registration will be at the Karkloof Country Club on Saturday 27 May (05h30-11h45) and Sunday 28 May (05h30-09h45).

More info can be found at www.karkloofmtb.co.za

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ENDS

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Trek's Brendon Davids clinched a morale boosting win at last year's Sappi Karkloof Marathon, the feature race of the Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival.

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Trek's Brendon Davids charges through the Gauntlet en route to victory at last year's Sappi Karkloof Marathon.

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Trek's Brendon Davids leads the 60km Sappi Karkloof Marathon at the 2016 Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival.

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Sappi's plantations will once again play host to all the action of the STIHL Karkloof Enduro at the 2017 Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival.

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Mdu Zondi won the inaugural 21km trail run at last year's Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival.

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