Lynford Trail 2020
Sat 5 Sep - Sun 6 Sep 2020 @ Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal


Organiser
Lynford School


LYNFORD TRAIL

Date: 5 & 6 September (Registration on Friday 4 September)

The Lynford Trail offers 2 days of trail running through varied terrain from Natural indigenous Bush, Dairy farms, Timber Plantations and Misty Grasslands. Home to Protected Blue Swallow and Oribi.


FULLY CATERED STAGE RACES INCLUDE:

  • TENTED ACCOMMODATION FROM Friday to Sunday: incl Tent & mattress
  • 6 meals: Friday Dinner (Cheese & Wine evening) to Sunday Lunch
  • Cheese & Wine evening Friday
  • Chill zone with Snacks & Beverages
  • Goody Bag & Prizes
  • New Trails & Full trail support: Medics & Watertables
  • Transport to Start of Races
  • Saturday Night Entertainment

Registration on Friday night 

  • Registration is on Friday from 17h00-19h00
  • Race Briefing at 6.30pm


Saturday Races

  • Ultra 50km Runners are required to meet at 04H15 for departure at 04H30 to your start at 05h30.  
  • Bull Stage Runners are required to meet at 05H30 for departure at 05H45 to your start at 07H00.
  • Heifer & Steer Stage Runners are required to meet at 07H00 for departure @ 07H15 to your start at 08H00.
  • All races FINISH at Lynford School.

Sunday Races

  • Race Briefing 07h50 on the main field.
  • 15km start at 08h00 and 8km Race starts at 08h10. 4km race start at 08h15.


Alternative Accommodation

For the non-campers, find a list of alternative accommodation options below.

Mac Nicols Guest House Ixopo: Crystal 083 794 5087

Kings Grant Ixopo: 039 834 2730

Korongo Valley Ixopo: 082 815 2003

Amble Inn Ixopo:  039 834 2208

Belmont BnB: 083 655 7578 (Donnybrook)

Michelle Wright: 076 595 1306 (1x Room Creighton)

Myddelton Farm: Linda 071 870 5755 www.myddeltonfarm.co.za/[email protected] (Creighton)

Avril Shewan: 072 699 3406 (BnB Highflats)

Shireen Archibald: 072 219 8150 (2x rooms Ixopo)

Ravenwyk Farm House: Kerryn Pooler  082 828 2939 (Highflats) Sleeps 14

Chelsea Jardine: 071 886 3955 (3x rooms Ixopo)


Images of the event
Lynford School


Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp)
Ultra Trail: Fully Catered

All inclusive package for the weekend

50 km (on Saturday) 05:30 R 1,800.00
Ultra Trail: Own Accommodation

Meals are included, book your own accommodation in the area

50 km (on Saturday) 05:30 R 1,500.00
Ultra Trail: Race Only

Come and enjoy only the trails!

50 km (on Saturday) 05:30 R 880.00
Bull Stage Race: Fully Catered

All inclusive package for the weekend

45 km (30km Saturday, 15km Sunday) 07:00 R 1,700.00
Bull Stage Race: Own Accommodation

Meals are included, book your own accommodation in the area

45 km (30km Saturday, 15km Sunday) 07:00 R 1,400.00
Bull Stage Race: Race Only

Come and enjoy only the trails!

45 km (30km Saturday, 15km Sunday) 07:00 R 750.00
Steer Stage Race: Fully Catered

All inclusive package for the weekend

30 km (15km Saturday, 15km Sunday) 08:00 R 1,600.00
Steer Stage Race: Own Accommodation

Meals are included, book your own accommodation in the area

30 km (15km Saturday, 15km Sunday) 08:00 R 1,300.00
Steer Stage Race: Race Only

Come and enjoy only the trails!

30 km (15km Saturday, 15km Sunday) 08:00 R 650.00
Heifer Stage Race: Fully Catered

All inclusive package for the weekend

23 km (15km Saturday, 8km Sunday) 08:00 R 1,500.00
Heifer Stage Race: Own Accommodation

Meals are included, book your own accommodation in the area

23 km (15km Saturday, 8km Sunday) 08:00 R 1,200.00
Heifer Stage Race: Race Only

Come and enjoy only the trails!

23 km (15km Saturday, 8km Sunday) 08:00 R 600.00

Event location
Lynford School, Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality

Route information

At the Ixopo Cross roads (R56/R612) turn onto R612 and travel approximately 2.6km (do not turn into Ixopo Village).

Pass the Clover Depot and turn right at the Lyford School sign. Continue on the dirt road, 2km, and leads you to the school.

Coordinates -30.1218258, 30.0510282
Address Lynford School, Ixopo, South Africa
City Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality
Province KwaZulu-Natal