The Olyfberg Trail Challenge, part of the Wacky Wine Weekend


The Olyfberg Trail Challenge will have some amazing views on offer as runners weave through the vast olive groves in an event that offers up to 80% of single track. This race is sure to be a hit amongst trail runners and nature lovers alike. The Challenge forms part of the Wacky Wine Weekend, and gives you the ideal opportunity to get some exercise in between all the festivities.

This event will also sport a pram-friendly walking route, so the young ones can join in the fun! After the race, treat yourself to an olive oil & product tasting from one of South Africa’s favorite olive oil producers. This is an event you do not want to miss out on!

Distances and Entry fees (excl Timing chip):

Long Challenge: +-20km – R150
Medium Challenge: +-10km – R100
5km Walk – R50 (kids under 12 for free)
Late entries – R20 extra

SAS timing chips (compulsory for the Long and Medium Challenge) will be available for purchase at R50.These chips can be used for all future Amoija Events, Impi and Warrior races. No timing chip needed for the walk.

Starting times:
20km – 09:00
10km – 09:15
5km Walk – 08:30
Registration and late entries from 07:30 at the venue on the day of the event.
Lucky draw at 11:30
Big prizes and cash available for the winners.

GPS coordinates for Olyfberg: GPS: 33’45’33”S; 19’36’44”E.

General information:
Medals to the first 200 finishers.
Olive oil tasting and cellar tour @ R10.
Bonfires will be ready early in the morning to warm you up!
Coffee, food and drinks available.
Bring the whole family and enjoy a beautiful morning in the Breede River Valley!

We have decided to increase the Prize Money for the 20km Male & Female to:
1st – R2 000
2nd – R750
3rd – R350