Clarens Cosmos Challenge driven by Land Rover East Rand
Sat 31 Mar - Sun 1 Apr 2018 @ Clarens, Free State

Trail Hunter Events

Clarens Cosmos Challenge 2018

New Venue!! Spectacular Trails!!

"The new venue we are using is a perfect setting for building memories that will last a life time says race director Ruan Botes. " The popular 2 day Clarens Cosmos Challenge is a proper challenge and participants will need a good fitness level to finish the race.

The start / Finish for both days will be at Bokpoort Farm with 2 circular routes which offers breathtaking views and there will be 2 FULLY STOCKED WATER POINTS on each day for both routes with everything you can think of from "biltong to koeksisters"


Bokpoort Farm - Clarens


Stage 1 Short Distance: 18Km - 860m Elevation gain

Stage 1 Long Distance: 24Km - 1430m Elevation gain

Stage 2: 17Km - 665m Elevation Gain

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Entry Options:

Limited to 400 Runners

Option 1: 200 tickets that will include 6 meals from Friday night until Sunday afternoon.

Option 2: 200 tickets without meals.

Race Village and Accommodation:

Every participant will each receive a 2 man tent with mattress for Friday and Saturday night which is included in the entry fee.

The participants who want to share a tent are welcome to move their mattress from their own tent to their partner's tent. 

Participants will have to bring their own sleeping bag and pillows

Participants need to bring a battery pack to charge their cell phones and watches


4 Entry options available (Tented accommodation included for all participants )

  • Short Distance without Meals - R1350
  • Short Distance with all meals - R1900
  • Long Distance without meals - R 1600
  • Long Distance with all meals - R 2150

Registration Compulsory
Friday 17H00 - 21H00 at Bokpoort Farm

Compulsory Gear
Runners who arrives without ALL the compulsory gear will NOT be allowed to participate.
  • 1.5 Liter Camel Bag
  • Water Proof Jacket
  • Space Blanket
  • Cell Phone
  • Whistle

Race T-Shirt

All participants will receive a race shirt


Closing date for substitutions are 8 MARCH 2018 and an admin fee of R100 will be charged


Ruan Botes

063 686 7315

[email protected]

More information: [email protected]

Clarens Cosmos Challenge driven by Land Rover East Rand

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Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp)
Short Route - without meals 35 km 06:30 R 1,350.00
Short Route - with meals 35 km 06:30 R 1,900.00
Long Route - without meals 41 km 06:30 R 1,600.00
Long Route - with meals 41 km 06:30 R 2,150.00

Event location
Bokpoort Farm, Clarens

Route information
Coordinates -28.5573083, 28.4757194
Address Bokpoort Farm, Clarens, 9707
City Clarens
Province Free State