Fish River Sun MTB Challenge - 2 Day Stage Race

Start Date

June 18, 2016

End Date

June 19, 2016

Registration Info

The Fish River Sun MTB Challenge is a two day stage race with riders competing in teams of two or SOLO

Entry Fees
SOLD OUT - Full TEAM Race Entry - R5900 per team of two riders which includes:
Race entry, race top, goodie bag
2 nights accommodation (for 2 persons sharing) at the Fish River Sun Resort including 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 suppers
Non-Resident TEAM Race Entry - R2600 per team of two riders which includes:
Race entry, race top, goodie bag
Lunch on both days
SOLD OUT - Full SOLO Race Entry PLUS one non-rider - R4700 for two people which includes:Race entry, race top, goodie bag (for one rider)
2 nights accommodation (for 2 persons sharing) at the Fish River Sun Resort including 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 suppers
SOLD OUT - Full SOLO Race Entry - R3500 for one person which includes:
Race entry, race top, goodie bag
2 nights accommodation (for 1 person) at the Fish River Sun Resort including 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 suppers
Non-Resident SOLO Race Entry - R1400 for one person which includes:
Race entry, race top, goodie bag
Lunch on both days

All drinks and extra's are excluded

Why not bring the family along and make a weekend of it?
The Fish River Sun is geared for the whole family. Book an adjoining lounge with a sleeper couch for the kids.
Check the kids into Kamp Kwena during the day at no extra cost and they will be kept entertained with a supervised activity program. Suitable for children over 4 years of age.

Family Special:
Children under the age of 12: Lounge with sleeper couch – R265,00 per night, includes Dinner, Bed & Breakfast for 2 Children
Children over the age of 12: Lounge with sleeper couch – R265,00 per night, Room Only for 2 Children

Staying an extra night?
The Fish River Sun have extended the following rate for riders who wish to stay on for an extra night 
R695 per person sharing, includes dinner, bed and breakfast
This must be booked directly with the hotel as it is not part of the official race package.

For all accommodation enquiries contact Stefan Ferreira - stefan.ferreira@suninternational.com

Routes: 

Stage 1 is situated in the Kap River Nature Reserve, on the Western banks of the Fish River. Riders will be riding among an abundance of wildlife as they take on this 50km route.
Start Time: 08:00

 Frs Stage 1 Map & Elevation 
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Stage 2 takes place on the Eastern side of the Fish River. It is a 60km stage, taking in some scenic gravel roads, jeeptrack and singletrack cattle paths and finishing with a unique loop through the Fish River Sun golf course, crossing the feature bridge over the Old Womans River and finishing on the lawn in front of the clubhouse.
Start Time: 08:00

 Frs Stage 2 Map & Elevation 
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REFUND POLICY & RULES

Kindly note that No refunds will be given.

ACCEPTANCE OF ENTRY RULES AND INDEMNITY

I note and accept these entry rules:

Riders must be at least 15 years old as of 31 December of the current year to take part in this race
Riders must have a valid CSA licence, OR purchase a day licence for each day of the event
Riders who do not have a valid CSA licence will not earn points for that event
Race number boards must be fixed on bikes, at all times, when on the course
Riders must wear helmets at all times when riding on the course
All CSA-MTB and UCI Racing Rules as published on the CSA website will be adhered to
Indemnity:

I agree that I shall have no claim whatsoever against Mountain Events, the organisers, officials, marshalls, helpers, sponsors, any local authority or any landowners or the employees or helpers of any of the above-mentioned for any loss, damage or injury whatsoever which I may suffer as a result of my participation in this event including my arrival there at and my departure there from and any ceremonies or functions thereof. In the event of my signing this imdemnity as the guardian of a minor, I hereby consent to such minor being bound by the above waiver including to the extent to which he or she is not capable of waiving his or her rights as stipulated above. I agree to participate subject to CSA-MTB and UCI rules which can be viewed on the CSA website, including any drug tests and penalties provided for therein and the entry rules listed above.

Event Info

Results

Photos, Day 1 - 2015

Photos from Stage 1 of the Fish River Sun MTB Challenge

Photos, Day 2 - 2015

Photos from Stage 2 of the Fish River Sun MTB Challenge

Photos, General - 2015

Photos of the event / venue from 2015

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