Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival Diary Note

 No: kc18DN

06 Apr 2018


The 2018 edition of the
Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival
is creeping up!

Date: Saturday, 26 & Sunday 27 May 2018
Venue: Karkloof Country Club

Schedule:

  • Saturday, 26 May

07h00 - 18km Karkloof Trail Run (Normal Entries - R150, Late Entries - R170)
07h30 - 9km Karkloof Trail Run (Normal Entries - R110, Late Entries R130)
12h00 - STIHL Karkloof Enduro (Normal Entries - R160, Late Entries - R200)

  • Sunday, 27 May

07h30 - 60km Sappi Karkloof Marathon (Normal Entries - R230, Late Entries - R270)
08h30 - 40km aQuellé Half Marathon (Normal Entries - R190, Late Entries - R230)
09h20 - 9km Karkloof Trail Run (Normal Entries - R110, Late Entries R130)
09h30 - 20km aQuellé Family Ride (Normal Entries - R140, Late Entries - R180)
10h00 - 10km aQuellé Kids Ride (Normal Entries - R70, Late Entries - R90)

Normal entries are open and close at 24h00 on 20 May while late entries will be taken until 24h00 on 23 May. Registration will be at the Karkloof Country Club on Saturday 26 May (05h30-11h45) and Sunday 27 May (05h30-09h45).

TO ENTER THE 2018 SAPPI KARKLOOF CLASSIC TRAIL FESTIVAL CLICK HERE

Branded Race Giveaway to first 400 entries in the 60km MTB event
Branded Race Giveaway to first 600 entries in the 40km MTB event
Branded Race Giveaway to first 200 entries in the 20km MTB event
Branded Race Giveaway to all pre-entries in the Trail Run

More info can be found at www.karkloofmtb.co.za

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ENDS

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In 2017 Max Knox took home the honours in the 60km Sappi Karkloof Classic. 2018 will once again see a strong field of riders battle it out for the prestigious title on Sunday 27 May.

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Gameplan Media

The STIHL Karkloof Enduro was a popular hit in 2017 and the same will be expected in 2018 on the flowing trails of the Karkloof on Saturday, 26 May.

Anthony Grote/
Gameplan Media

With many different trail running options, runners of all abilities will be able to tackle the Karkloof trails at the 2018 Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival on Saturday 26 May.

Anthony Grote/
Gameplan Media

Riders and runners alike will be able to take in the spectacular views of the Karkloof from the pristine trails during the 2018 Sappi Karkloof Classic Trail Festival over the weekend of 26-27 May.

Anthony Grote/
Gameplan Media

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