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PWC GREAT ZUURBERG TREK - THREE DAYS
DATE 24 May 2019
TIME 08h30
ORGANISERS Mountain Events
DISTANCE 200;
PROVINCE Eastern Cape
START VENUE Zuurberg Mountain Inn, near Hayterdale Trails,R335, Addo, ,60 km from Port Elizabeth
PRIMARY CONTACT
NAME Julie Briggs
NUMBER 083-3042646
EMAIL julie@mountainevents.co.za
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SECONDARY CONTACT
NAME Brad Jackson
NUMBER 082-6519182
EMAIL brad@mountainevents.co.za
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ENTRY DETAILS



Entries are open Pre-entries: www.greatzuurbergtrek.co.za. Registration takes place at the Zuurberg Mountain Village near Addo on the eve of the race.




DIRECTIONS

Race Start Coordinates: -33.35106767439807, 25.745024491425283 

Race Finish Coordinates: 0.0,0.0 

THE RUN


All three days start and finish at the same venue.

 




Day 1 A 66 kilometre ride into the picturesque Sundays River Valley. You cross the river at several points and ride through parts of the Addo Elephant National Park. The total ascent is 1,400 metres.


Day 2 The route is 78 kilometres long with 1,970 metres of climbing. This stage features remote, untouched sections of the Addo Elephant National Park, as you ride along the southern and northern ridges of the Zuurberg Mountains with panoramic views overlooking the Karoo.


Day 3 The shortest at 50 kilometres and 1,200 metres of ascent. The route hugs the southern slopes of the Zuurberg Mountains as you ride over purpose-built single track.
MEDIA RELEASE
Race Name Release Date Media Release
ORGANISER
NAME Mountain Events
PROVINCE Eastern Province
EMAIL brad@mountainevents.co.za
WEBSITE www.mountainevents.co.za/
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RACES BY THIS CLUB
TYPE PROVINCE RACE DATE VENUE CONTACT NUMBER
Eastern Cape Bruintjieshoogte MTB Challenge 01 January 2019 The Hub Somerset East 45 Paulet St Somerset East Julie Briggs 083-3042646
Eastern Cape Foolish Frenzy Day Nite Race 01 January 2019 Norm Hudlin Trails Port Elizabeth Julie Briggs 083-3042646
Eastern Cape Fish River Sun MTB Challenge - Two Stages 01 January 2019 Fish River Sun Hotel & Spa Port Alfred Brad Jackson 082-6519182
Eastern Cape StoneHouse Corporate MTB Challenge 01 January 2019 Hayterdale Trails Addo/Zuurberg Brad Jackson 082-6519182
Eastern Cape Bushbuck 40 MTB 01 January 2019 Hayterdale Trails Zuurberg Addo Brad Jackson 082-6519182
Eastern Cape The Herald Continental Cycle Tour MTB 17 February 2019 Addo Polo Club Corner of R336 and Reitz Avenue, Addo, Race Organiser
Eastern Cape The Herald Continental Cycle Tour - Two Days 23 February 2019 Pollok Beach Race Village Cnr 10th Avenue & Marine Drive Port Elizabeth Julie Briggs
Eastern Cape Bay by Bike MTB Race 31 March 2019 Bay West Mall- Entrance 4 100 Baywest Boulevard Hunters Retreat, Port Elizabeth, Julie Briggs 083-3042646
Eastern Cape Katberg Quest - Two Days 15 June 2019 Katberg Eco & Golf Estate Off R351 Katberg Julie Briggs 083-3042646
Eastern Cape JBay Windfarm MTB Classic 13 July 2019 Kabeljous Lagoon Parking Area 17 Kabeljauws Rd, Jeffreys Bay Arthur Joubert 083-6547101
EDITORS NOTES



EDITORS NOTES

The race will be staged for the sixth time in 2019. Riders should not rely solely on GPS navigation. There will be official route markings in the form of arrow boards and dayglo stickers.



Time Limit: 06:00

Finishers: 0

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