Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg Media Release

 No: utd1703

 14 Feb 2017

Embargo: None

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An exciting new mountain running adventure is coming to KwaZulu-Natal!
The Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg is coming up in April...

DATE: 29 April 2017
EVENTS: Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg 100km | Giants Cup Uncut 62km | Sundowner Run 30km         Drakensberg Rock Jumper Two-Day Race (15km a day)
ENTRY INFORMATION: Entries close on 31st March 2017

All events take place within the Southern area of the internationally renowned Maloti Drakensberg World Heritage Site and are point-to-point in nature, ensuring that large swathes of this iconic wilderness are traversed.

Incorporating and skirting some of the legendary features of the Southern Drakensberg such as Sani Pass, Twelve Apostles, Khanti Ridge, Gxalingenwa Gorge, Hodgson’s Peaks, Garden Castle, Rhino Peak and Langalibalele’s Pass participants in UTD will experience mountain running at its very finest.

The 100km Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg is a qualifying race for the famous Ultra-Trail® Mount Blanc and is a registered International Trail Running Association event.

As with all Running Man Adventures events a significant portion of each entry will be donated to Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife and we are also very pleased to announce that UTD will be partnering with Wildlife Act (www.wildlifeact.com) and assisting them to raise funds and awareness.

More information can be found at www.ultratraildrakensberg.com


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