Old Mutual Joberg2C

Old Mutual Joberg2CFrom: 21 April 2017To: 29 April 2017
Date: 21 April 2017 - 29 April 2017

Location: From Heidelberg to Scottburgh
Distance: 900km (9-day stage race)
Day 1 – Karan Beef (Heidelberg) to Frankfort Sports Grounds Life is all about percentages – on a 900km journey we need to make sure you have a large percentage of happiness to override a small percentage of “afkak”. Distance: 116km Descent: 867m Ascent: 855m
Day 2 – Frankfort School to Reitz Showgrounds This is when the racing begins. Keep your legs fresh for the 10km of flowing single-track at the end. Enjoy the best of the eastern Free State. Distance: 93km Ascent: 1001m Descent: 916m
Day 3 – Reitz to Sterkfontein Dam Towards the edge of the world – the new section up Mt Paul comes late in the day, so make sure you have enough gas saved for one of the new legendary sections of single-track. Distance: 122km Ascent: 1188m Descent: 1082m
Day 4 – Sterkfontein Dam to Emseni (new ending) From the Free State to KwaZulu-Natal in one massive drop. Distance: 93km Ascent: 1100km Descent: 1706m
Day 5 – Emseni to Clifton Nottingham Road Distance: 122 kms Ascent: roughly 2241m Descent: roughly 1757m
Day 6 – Clifton – Nottingham Rd to Glencairn Farm – Sani Pass Road Distance: 98km Ascent: 2o22m Descent: 1997m
Day 7 – Glencairn Farm – Sani Pass Road to Mackenzie Club An easier flowing rest day at MacKenzie Club, Masanini School, Moth Club Distance: 82km Ascent: 914m Descent: 1356m
Day 8 – MacKenzie Club (Ixopo) to Jolivet (Highflats) No Valley too steep, no Mountain too high, no river too deep. Distance: 99km Ascent: 1705m Descent: 2163m
Day 9 – Jolivet (Highflats) to Scottburgh Last but not least! Distance: 84km Ascent: 854m Descent: 1551m
Organised by: Elja Van Urk

Email: elja@joberg2c.co.za
Phone: 082 857 0085
Web: http://joberg2c.co.za/

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