Come and take part in this fun Sprint Adventure Race, a combination of Trail Run/Hike and MTB, and get a taste of what adventure racing is all about.

Date: Saturday 2 November 2019

 
As is AR (Adventure Racing) tradition, races are usually undertaken by mixed teams of 2, 3 or 4. (Same-gender teams may also enter but only mixed teams qualify for podium positions). The race requires the team to navigate and find check points along the way. All the team members do the whole route together in all of the disciplines (run & mountain bike). The team with most checkpoints and fastest time, within cutoff, wins. This is not an obstacle race, although there may be a special challenge included.
 

“Horison Light” will be a shorter version of the race, and suitable for families, friends and colleagues who prefer not to be race snakes.

“Horison Dash” is the run/hike only (no mountain biking), but will also require some map-reading!

 
Race start/finish is as part of the Huis Horison Somerkermis / Horizon House Summer Fête which is a fabulous outing for the whole family and takes place at Huis Horison in Onder Papegaaiberg, Stellenbosch. Come and join us at the end for lunch and a cold beer, and rugby-lovers can watch the game as well!
 

Entry Fees:

Horison Adventure Challenge

Race distance: +- 25km (+-8km run/hike and +-15km bike)
4-person team = R600
3-person team = R500
2-person team = R400
 
Horison Light
Race Distance: +- 8km (+-4km run/hike and +-4km bike)
4-person team = R460
3-person team = R375
2-person team = R300

Horison Dash

Race Distance: +- 8km (run/hike only)
4-person team = R460
3-person team = R375
2-person team = R300

RECOMMENDED items: Compass (one per team), whistle (one per team).
COMPULSORY items: C
ellphone (one per team) and water bottle/hydration pack sufficient for the race (per person).

ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED

 

For enquiries, please email Elzabi on bemarking@huishorison.org.za or call 021 887 5080
 
All proceeds in aid of Huis Horison, centre for people living with an intellectual disability.
 
Big thanks to our sponsors:
Extreme Lights
Specialized – Stellenbosch
Kloppers Sport
AMPED Sport
LDP Inc. Chartered Accountants and Auditors

for their support.

 

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