Winter Festival Newcastle show grounds . This year’s annual braai/potjiekos forms part of our unique 3 hour mountain bike lap race. Riders can spend time inside our pit zone (the braai/potjie event) for as long as they want given there fitness level/competitive feel. Riders and spectators can be part of each lap passing.
Bookings for the braai/potjie stall for your corporate team/individuals can be booked separate at the Winter Festival.
Race entries include a ticket for a full line up for Friday 1 May. Team entries includes 4 tickets.Line up incl Leah,Tatum,Biggy,Jan Bloukaas and Timo ODV
Friday 1 May 2020 Start: 10:00 (Le Mans-style start with 100m run) Most laps in 3 hours will award the first male R1000 and R1000 for the first female rider!
Number pick-up:Fri 1st of May at venue -07:00- 09:30
Format: Cross country/lap racing (±5 km). Most laps/shortest time within the allotted 3 hours
No rider will be allowed to leave the pit zone at 12:30 for a complete lap, instead they will be guided to the finish line. To be in line for a finisher medal a rider/team not busy with the last lap, has to ride over finish line after 12:30.
Yes this means you can ride one lap, have a few refreshments and get your medal.
Opposite the venue, with spectators in mind, the old motocross track on the hill will be utilized and riders will move to the oval track and then move back into the main arena and finish in the braai/potjiekos area. The track has fun and safety in mind, the route is ideal for wet or dry conditions alike, the route is fairly challenging and medium level of fitness and skill is required, the route is fair with ample opportunity to pass, the route and venue is secure.
Route opens for training Thu 30 April 15:00
Fri 1 May @ 13h30
Age is determined by the age you will become/have become in 2020
Business league Teams:
Strictly no team riders younger than 13 years and no more than four riders per team.
Entry Fees (First 50 to enter receives a goodies bag )
R 1000/ team entry (minimum 2 riders and maximum 4 riders relay).
A solo rider, male or female: strictly age 13 or older, R 250 per entry.
Maine du Preez 082 468 2549
Kevin White 082 800 3028
Business league Relay Team of 4:
1st – R2000
2nd – R 1600
3rd – R 1200
Best dressed Relay Teams
1st – R 1000
2nd – R 800
High School Team of 4
1st – R 2 000
2nd – R 1600
3rd – R 1200
Solo Male and Female
1st – R 1000/ R 1000
2nd – R 800 / R 800
3rd – R 500 / R 500
40-50 years – R 400
50-60 years – R 400
60-70 years – R 400
Best dressed Male and Female
1st – R 250
2nd – R 200
Additional prizes: You are eligible for all kinds of lucky draw prizes!