8 Hour Challenge 2021


SUNDAY - 28 March 2021

SUNDAY: 28 march 2021 - MTB


Complete a minimum of 5 x 10km loops in 8 hours to qualify for a MEDAL.

Start: 7h00

Entry Fee

Solo MTB @ R350 pp

8 Hour Challenge MERCHANDISE  > Pre-Order

R200 per Short Sleeve
@ R300 per Long Sleeve


MTB Rider 1 does 2 x 10km loops followed by MTB Rider 2 who does 2 x 10km loops.
Repeat 1 more time.
Both MTB Riders do Final 9th lap together to qualify for a MEDAL.

(Each rider does 50km in total)

Start: 8h00

Entry Fee 

Extreme 2 Man MTB Team @ R350 pp


Complete 3 x 10km loops to qualify for a MEDAL.

Start: 9h00

Entry fee

JUNIOR Race MTB R180 pp


Click below to see the trail map


Click below to see the MTB map


Race Day Information

NB: Participants need to be ready and at the venue 30min BEFORE allocated STARTING TIME to go through COVID screening check-in point and for relevant race collections.

Please bring a COPY of your paid entry confirmation to present at registration. Online Entries close 28 January 2021. Late Entries will be accepted on event day.


  • Participants MUST wear a face mask as per Covid-19 safety rules and regulations.
  • Parking will be available at the venue.
  • Temperatures of all participants will be taken and documented upon entering the race venue.
  • If you are experiencing one or more of the following COVID-19 symptoms, please do not enter the event venue or participate in this event:
    • Fever or temperature above 38 degrees Celsius
    • Persistent cough
    • Persistent shortness of breath
    • Persistent joint or body pain (that is not sports related)
    • Severe headache of unknown origin
    • Sore throat and/or swollen tonsils
    • Persistent diarrhoea for more than 2 days
    • Loss of taste or smell
    • Excessive tiredness of unknown origin

The event organisers reserve the right to deny entry to anyone with Covid-19 related symptoms or who do not adhere to any of the rules and protocols put in place for this event.

  • Bag drop facility will be available to use at own risk.
  • During the event, participants are to practice physical distancing and make use of hand sanitizers provided.
  • Waterpoints will be available at the Start/Finish area, we also recommend that participants bring their own hydration and supplement supplies.
  • Gazebos will be allowed at the Race Village, first come first serve. We strongly urge that social distancing be practised at all times.
  • Please support the local restaurants on the premises and in the area.
  • Participants receive a medal upon completing the minimum requirements in their category and will then need to leave the event area/venue immediately.
  • Solo Trail / MTB participants are allowed to do more than the minimum required laps.
  • This is an official timed event.
  • Event photos will be loaded onto our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/8hourchallenge after the event.


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