8 Hour Challenge 2021 - MTB
Sun 28 Mar 2021, 06:00 @ Paarl, Western Cape


Organiser
Legend Events


8 HOUR CHALLENGE 

***NEW DATE & VENUE***

MTB

SUNDAY 28 MARCH 2021

Picardie Guest Farm - PAARL

https://ayvri.com/scene/85qdn6e9j4/ckkwdyk4000013b6h2fzsh2hf

SOLO MTB:

Complete a minimum of 5 x 10km loops in 8 hours to qualify for a MEDAL.

Entry fee - R350-00 pp

 

EXTREME 2 MAN MTB TEAM RELAY:

MTB Rider 1 does 2 x 10km loops followed by MTB Rider 2 who does 2 x 10km loops.

Repeat 1 more time.

Both MTB Riders do Final 9th lap together to qualify for a MEDAL.

(Each rider does 50km in total)

Entry Fee – R350-00 pp

 

JUNIOR - MTB:

Complete 3 x 10km loops to qualify for a MEDAL.

Entry fee – R180-00 pp

Age limits on the Junior Trail Run have been removed.
This gives you the opportunity to be part of this awesome challenge and also share the experience with friends and family. 
Without having to be extremely fit ;)


ONLINE ENTRIES CLOSE 25 MARCH 2021


T-SHIRTS:

8 Hour Challenge Merchandise can be pre-ordered until 9 March 2021:

Short Sleeve T-shirt @ R200-00

Long Sleeve T-shirt @ R300-00


EVENT TIMING:

In keeping with pushing the boundaries and revolutionising cycling and running around Paarl, the team at 8 Hours Challenge has commissioned MTBRoutes.co.za for the time-keeping of the 8 Hour Challenge.


Results for the both days will be powered by the popular fitness app, Strava© with the leaderboards automatically calculated from all connected accounts that have entered the event and completed the segments.
Follow these simple steps to ensure your results are included:
Visit the competition page for more information including routes and frequently asked questions at: https://mtbroutes.co.za/competitions.../8-hour-challenge/.


You can also take part in the competition within the competition. Badges are all about fun and adding a social element to races while strengthening our community. However, they do confer bragging rights and are displayed in your digital trophy case!


Badges will be awarded to the winners of specific technical sections deemed challenging and worth the badge as well as for the KOM/QOM segment! 
Details available here: https://mtbroutes.co.za/competitions.../8-hour-challenge/ from Thursday, 25 March.


Learn more about the various badges here: https://mtbroutes.co.za/badges.
Badges are displayed under achievements on your MTBRoutes.co.za profile. 


Navigate to community > profile and then click on achievements. 
If you do not have a MTBRoutes.co.za profile yet, simply navigate to https://mtbroutes.co.za/community-registration/ and create one in a less than a minute (and for free!). 


Learn more about our community, badges, rewards and levels here: https://mtbroutes.co.za/community.



DONATIONS: 

- Nappies for Babies

- Ladies Sanitary Supplies

- Male & Female Toiletries

We will have a collection point at REGISTRATION and on RACE DAYS and will be handing these items out within the community as needed.


MORE INFO: www.8hourchallenge.com


More information: 8hourchallenge.co.za

Team information
This event supports team entries for certain classes, but teams must consist of 2 participants per team.
8 Hour Challenge 2021 - MTB

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Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp) 2 person team (pp)
Solo MTB
Complete minimum of 5 x 10km loops
50 km 07:00 R 350.00 -
Extreme2Man MTB
Each member does 50km in total
50 km 08:00 - R 350.00
Junior - MTB
Complete minimum of 3 x 10km loops
30 km 09:00 R 180.00 -

Event location
Picardie Guest Farm, Paarl

Coordinates -33.7676749, 18.9588384
Address Laborie St, Courtrai, Paarl, 7646
City Paarl
Province Western Cape