Recce Race 2021
Fri 23 Apr - Sun 25 Apr 2021 @ Dullstroom, Mpumalanga


Organiser
Recce Race (organized by Cycling Recreation & Outdoor Company (Pty) Ltd)

The Recce Race is an epic adventure that will take you to the boundaries of physical and mental toughness while enjoying the wonders of nature and being human. 

The Recce Race takes place in the Highlands area of Mpumalanga. Most events start and finish at Fort Mission in the friendly town of Dullstroom on the edge of the Eastern escarpment of South Africa. The 11 single-stage events cater to all levels of participants.

Five (x5) MTB events to choose from: 

  • Civvy: An easy, non-technical 25 km
  • Light Duty: Moderate, marathon style 55 km 
  • Jammie: Difficult, ultra-distance 100 km endurance adventure
  • Mission: Very difficult, 220 km expedition-style 24-hr ride for experts or hardcore riders 
  • Raid: Virtually undoable 420 km | 10 000 m vertical; 3-in-1 race with (i) Recce Raid 54-hour cut-off (standard rules apply), (ii) HRC Journey 36-hour cut-off (High Rouleurs Society rules apply), and (iii) HRC Limit 54-hour cut-off (High Rouleurs Society rules apply)

Six (x6) Trail Running events to choose from:

  • Mini-Recce: 5 km of fun, only fun!
  • Civvy: An easy, non-technical 12 km
  • Light Duty: Moderate, yet challenging 30 km
  • Jammie: Difficult, ultra-trail 60 km endurance adventure
  • Mission: Very difficult 100 km, for extreme trail runners 
  • Raid: 100-Miler or 160 km | 5 000 m escarpment traverse with a 48-hour time- cut-off

More information: www.reccerace.co.za/


Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp)
Trail Raid 100-Miler
Single Stage Trail Run event 160 km | 5 000 m vertical | 48-hrs cut-off with time cut-offs along the way. Routes are unmarked and participants must self-navigate by means of GPS devices.
160 km Trail Raid coincide with MTB Raid 10:00 R 3,650.00
MTB Light Duty 55
Light Duty events will be fast and furious while testing the thin air - mostly at altitudes of more than 2 000 meters ASL.
55 km Routes are mostly marked and navigation optional 10:00 R 580.00
Mini Trail 5
Fun Run for everybody - the old and the young, the fit and not-so-fit.
5 km Online and line entries (on the day of event) 11:00 R 80.00
MTB Raid 420
Single Stage MTB event >400 km | 10 000 m vertical | Journey - 36 hrs OR Limit - 54 hrs based on Recce Raid (HRS) rules. Routes are unmarked and participants must self-navigate by means of GPS devices.
420 km HRS Rouleurs Qualifier 12:00 R 3,650.00
Trail Jammie 60
Jammie routes are unmarked and participants must self-navigate by means of GPS devices. On D-Day minus 7 GPX files that contain the routes will be emailed to all Jammie participants.
60 km 12-hr time cut-off; expect to go into the night 09:00 R 1,525.00
Trail Mission 100
Mission routes are unmarked and participants must self-navigate by means of GPS devices. On D-Day minus 7 GPX files that contain the routes will be emailed to all Mission participants.
100 km 3000 meter elevation | 25-hr time limit 09:00 R 2,050.00
MTB Mission 220
Mission routes are unmarked and participants must self-navigate by means of GPS devices. On D-Day minus 7 GPX files that contain the routes will be emailed to all Mission participants.
220 km 4000 meter elevation | 24-hr time limit 10:00 R 2,050.00
MTB Jammie 100
Jammie routes are unmarked and participants must self-navigate by means of GPS devices. On D-Day minus 7 GPX files that contain the routes will be emailed to all Jammie participants.
100 km 11-hr time cut-off; expect to go into the night... 10:00 R 1,525.00
Trail Light Duty 30
Light Duty events will be fast and furious while testing the thin air - mostly at altitudes of more than 2 000 meters ASL.
30 km Routes are mostly marked & GPS navigation optional 10:30 R 580.00
MTB Civvy 25
The short 'Civvy' routes are non technical and not challenging. These events will be fun for all!
25 km Flat'nFast, expect to gasp for breath at altitude 11:00 R 185.00
Trail Civvy 12
The short 'Civvy' routes are non technical and not challenging. These events will be fun for all!
12 km 11:00 R 185.00

Event location
Epilepsy SA Sport Field, Dullstroom, Mpu, Dullstroom

Route information

Epilepsy SA is located to the east of the Dullstroom Oval (opposite Seattle Coffee), 2 blocks of the main street that runs through Dullstroom.

Coordinates -25.422161666228, 30.108263929462
Address Beelaerts Street, Dullstroom
City Dullstroom
Province Mpumalanga