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Fedhealth kids MTB events set to take Meerendal by storm

The Fedhealth Kids 500m, 1.5km and 5km mountain bike races will debut at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate (Durbanville) on Saturday, 05 September 2015 as part of the ISUZU MTB Festival Cape Town. Volume Photography

The Fedhealth Kids 500m, 1.5km and 5km mountain bike races will debut at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate (Durbanville) on Saturday, 05 September 2015 as part of the ISUZU MTB Festival Cape Town.
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Cape Town, South Africa – Calling all junior mountain bike enthusiasts! On Saturday, 05 September 2015 one of South Africa’s leading medical schemes, Fedhealth, together will Stillwater Sports will host three exciting mountain bike events, the Fedhealth Kids 500m, 1.5km and 5km races at the picturesque Meerendal Wine Estate (Durbanville) as part of the ISUZU MTB Festival Cape Town.

“Mountain biking has become a family sport, and that makes it a perfect sport for us to be involved with,” says Jeremy Yatt, Fedhealth Principal Officer. “Often when you’re out on the trails, you see parents teaching their children how to ride. We are truly excited to offer a fun and safe mountain bike experience to the younger generation in the form of the Fedhealth Kids MTB Races”.

EVENT INFORMATION:  Fedhealth Kids MTB Events

Date: Saturday, 05 September 2015
Start & Finish Venue: Meerendal Wine Estate
Time & Event: 13:00 / 500m (0 – 6 years)
  13:30 / 1,5km (7 – 8 years)
  13:45 / 5km (9 – 11 years)

All Fedhealth Kids entrants will receive a fun goody bag containing a Fedhealth cap, water bottle and drawstring bag. After an exciting day out on route, Fedhealth kids can look forward to even more entertainment in the Fedhealth Zone where a jumping castle and additional activities will await them.
EXCITING NEWS ~ Fedhealth members will be pleased to hear that they can enter their young ones free of charge by typing in their Fedhealth membership number when entering on line.

OTHER EVENTS TO LOOK OUT FOR DURING THE WEEKEND:

Start & Finish Venue: Meerendal Wine Estate
   
Date: Saturday, 05 September 2015
Time & Event: 08:00 – 12:00 / ISUZU Enduro Ride
Time & Event: 10:00 / ISUZU 5km Team Relay
Time & Event: 12:00 / ISUZU Off-Road Academy Experience
Time & Event: 15:00 / ISUZU MTB Skills Coaching Session
   
Date: Sunday, 06 September 2015
Time & Event: 07:00 / Fedhealth MTB Challenge: +- 65km
Time & Event: 08:00 / Fedhealth MTB Challenge: +- 35km
Time & Event: 08:30 / Fedhealth MTB Challenge: 15km Fun Ride

Isuzu, manufacturer of the legendary Isuzu KB bakkie range, is excited to launch the ISUZU MTB Festival Cape Town. The festival will cater for mountain bikers of all experience levels, while family and friends are invited to indulge in an array of mouth-watering treats on offer over the weekend paired with Meerendal’s award winning wines.

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For more information or to enter the Fedhealth MTB Challenge contact Stillwater Sports on 082 991 0045, email entries@stillwatersports.com or visit www.stillwatersports.com.