THE PINEAPPLE EXPRESS ULTRA TRAIL RUN
The PINEAPPLE EXPRESS is the Official KZN South Coast Ultra Trail Run which gives our Trail Runners new adventures and challenges mixed in with magical encounters along the beautiful coastline, all the time while chasing the Tide.
The event is broken up into 3 achievable running distances, which gives the opportunity for professionals, weekend warriors and novices to all experience this epic South Coast run and be part of the action.
The main race starts at Port Shepstone and hugs the beautiful Coastline, with runners challenging themselves on sandy beaches, rocky outcrops, indigenous bush trails and some small river crossings.
The PINEAPPLE EXPRESS offers Trail runners 3 entry options: 50km EXPRESS, 30km RUSH, 12km FLASH, which all finish at the beautiful Wild Coast Sun Hotel.
You can enter the PINEAPPLE EXPRESS as an Individual or with a Group Booking option, where a group of 8 or more runners get a 10% discount on their entries. Entries are limited to 150 competitors per distance and only available online.
All Competitors get an unbelievably COOL LOADED Goodie Bag as well as loads more extras. Entries open on the 21st of September and close when full.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN EACH RACE ENTRY:
- Donation to KZN Beach Clean up to assist in preserving our beautiful KZN Coastline.
- Mapped & Marked Route
- LOADED Goodie Bag with useful treats and goodies
- VERY COOL Official Race Garments
- WILD WAVES Ticket worth R190.00 for the Wild Waves at Wild Coast Sun!
- Sweepers & Marshals on the route
- Water Tables with yummy stuff
- Prizes for top 3 Male and Female per event.
- Finish Beer and / or cool Drink
- Full Medical Support along the route
- A coveted unique Finishers Medal to wear with pride!
Get your friends together and come tackle this amazing challenge on the 26th of March 2022.
TRANSPORT TO THE START
We have secured Margate Coach as the official Transport Provider to the 2022 Pineapple Express Trail Run for those needing transport to the start. There will be a 15 seater going from the Wild Coast Sun at 5am to Port Shepstone for the 50km Run and then a 13 Seater going from the Wild Coast Sun at 6am to Ramsgate and Glenmore for the 30km and 12km Runs.
The costs per person are: R180.00 to Port Shepstone (50km) and R160.00 for the 30km and 12km Runners. You can add this cost to your online entry and secure your place, as they are limited.
Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event
30km Rush Run
30km Trail Run includes and incredible goodie bag and 4 water tables on the race route
|30 km||R 900.00|
50km Express Run
50km Express Run with loaded goodie bags and 6 water tables
|50 km||R 1,250.00|
50km GROUP ENTRY
Group booking for 8 or more runners including all the bells and whistles
|50 km||R 1,125.00|
30km GROUP ENTRY
30km Group Entry for 8 runners or more including all the bells and whistles
|30 km||R 810.00|
12km FLASH RUN
12km of great beach running, fantastic Goodie bag and loads of fun!
|12 km||R 390.00|
12km GROUP ENTRY
12km Group Entry of 8 runners of more, includes all the bells and whistles
|12 km||R 351.00|
Wild Coast Sun, Mbizana
|Address||Wild Coast Sun Resort and Casino Main Bizana Road Port Edward 4295|