Trail Run introduced to Origin Of Trails Experience

Stillwater Sports has expanded the Origin Of Trails mountain bike experience by introducing the Origin Of Trails Trail Run that will take place at Coetzenburg Sports Fields (Stellenbosch) on Sunday, 25 November 2018 (the second day of the 6th annual Origin Of Trails two-day MTB Experience).  A one day event, the Origin Of Trails Trail Run will cater for seasoned runners as well as newcomers to the sport.  Entrants can choose between a long route (12km-15km) and a short route (6km-8km).  Stellenbosch boasts a magnitude of unspoiled trails that are challenging, yet rewarding.  Each route will encapsulate the splendor of Stellenbosch.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Stillwater Sports has expanded the Origin Of Trails mountain bike experience by introducing the Origin Of Trails Trail Run that will take place at Coetzenburg Sports Fields (Stellenbosch) on Sunday, 25 November 2018 (the second day of the 6th annual Origin Of Trails two-day MTB Experience). A one day event, the Origin Of Trails Trail Run will cater for seasoned runners as well as newcomers to the sport. Entrants can choose between a long route (12km-15km) and a short route (6km-8km). Stellenbosch boasts a magnitude of unspoiled trails that are challenging, yet rewarding. Each route will encapsulate the splendor of Stellenbosch. Photo Credit: Tobias Ginsberg

Stillwater Sports has expanded the Origin Of Trails mountain bike experience by introducing the Origin Of Trails Trail Run that will take place at Coetzenburg Sports Fields (Stellenbosch) on Sunday, 25 November 2018 (the second day of the 6thannual Origin Of Trails two-day MTB Experience).

 

“We are excited to invite the trail running community to join in on the action of Origin Of Trails,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports. “The Origin Of Trails Trail Run will cater for seasoned runners as well as newcomers to the sport.  A one day event, entrants can choose between a long route (12km-15km) and a short route (6km-8km).  Stellenbosch boasts a magnitude of unspoiled trails that are challenging, yet rewarding. Each route will encapsulate the splendor of Stellenbosch.  Families and friends can look forward to an action packed adventure weekend in the City of Oaks.”

 

EVENT INFORMATION:    Origin Of Trails Trail Run

 

Date: Sunday, 25 November 2018
Start & Finish: Coetzenburg Sports Fields (Stellenbosch)
Distance & Entry Fee: 12km – 15km (Long) / R180
  6km – 8km (Short) / R120

 

Entry fee includes: 

  • access to a scrumptious Breakfast Zone (Sunday)
  • a finisher’s cap
  • a Rialto Coffee voucher per runner

 

EVENT INFORMATION:  Origin Of Trails Two-Day MTB Experience

An individual two day MTB stage race, the Origin Of Trails routes highlight the beauty and splendor of the City Of Oaks.

Mountain bikers can look forward to the “once a year opportunity” to experience a vast network of world class

trails. 

 

     STAGE ONE:    Saturday, 24 November 2018

    

Distance: +-55km or +-28km
Start & Finish: Coetzenburg Sports Fields (Stellenbosch)
Start Time / Long Route: 07:00 in seeded batch starts
Start Time / Medium Route: 07:40
Start Time / Fun Ride: 08:20

 

     STAGE TWO:  Sunday, 25 November 2018

        

Distance: +-58km or +-29km
Start & Finish: Coetzenburg Sports Fields  (Stellenbosch)
Start Time / Long Route: 07:00 in seeded batch starts
Start Time / Medium Route: 07:40
Start Time / Fun Ride: 08:20

    

ENTRY FEES:

    

Option 1:  Long (+-50km and +-60km) R1200.00
Option 2:  Medium (+-25km and +-30km) R1100.00
Option 3:  Fun Ride (+-8km and +10km) R600.00

 

     Entry fee includes: 

  • access to a scrumptious Breakfast Zone (Saturday & Sunday)
  • a Rialto Coffee voucher per rider per stage
  • a light lunch (Saturday & Sunday)
  • wine Tastings at Registration and at a Water Point
  • lucky draw prizes
  • live entertainment (Saturday & Sunday)
  • an Origin Of Trails rider jersey to all Long and Medium route entrants
  • an event t-shirt to all entrants
  • a finisher’s cap to all stage one finishers

CHARITY SUPPORT:  The Origin Of Trails proudly supports the Stellenbosch Trail Building Fund.  The Fund is committed to continuously developing the trails in Stellenbosch, further sealing the town’s reputation as a global mountain biking destination.

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For more information or to enter the Origin Of Trails please contact Stillwater Sports on 082 991 0045, email entries@stillwatersports.comor visit www.stillwatersports.com.