Tulbagh Olive & Wine MTB Classic

Raptor Rise - Tulbagh
5-6 Nov 2022
The Mountain Bike event of epic proportions in the valley of Tulbagh. Hosted at the beautiful Raptor Rise farm, Tulbagh, this event includes the best of the Winterhoek and Witzenberg mountains and trails.
  • EVENT OVERVIEW
  • ROUTE DETAILS & MAPS
  • RULES

DATE: 22 - 23 OCTOBER 2022

Venue: Raptor Rise Farm, Tulbagh

Solo Enty R2 200

Team Entry: R4 100

Requires a CSA Licence.

Enter for the two day stage event that boasts a total of approximately 97km and 2 000m elevation over the 2 days:

Saturday 5 November: 50km, 973m elevation

Sunday 6 November: 47km, 941m elevation

A One Day 30km option on Saturday available for the less technical rider, as well as a Kiddies ride of 15km. Bring the whole family and enjoy the weekend in the most beautiful Winelands region. Two lunches on Saturday and Sunday at Raptor Rise included for the 2 Day MTB Event, as well as a Complimentary wine tasting at De Oude Compagnies Post.

Included in your 2 day entry:

  • 2 x Lunches on Saturday and Sunday at the Venue: Raptor Rise
  • Wine Tasting at De Oude Compagnies Post.

One day Entry : Saturday 30km, Less technical and easy ride : R850 (Lunch included)

15km Kiddies ride : R150 (excluding lunch)

Keep an eye out for Route & Map descriptions and updates closer to the event date.

RULES

  •   CSA license required for riders. Day license can be purchased online for event.
  •  The routes will be marked.
  •   Marshalls must be obeyed at all times.
  •   Participants may only receive help from fellow participants or from a service provider at a water point tech zone.
  •  Any kind of assistance from any other source will lead to disqualification.
  •   No littering is allowed on the route or at thevenue.
  •  Please dispose of litter at the water points orin designated rubbish bins.
  •  No smoking or lighting of fires is allowed on the course.
  •  Offenders will be disqualified and may face a lifetime ban from future events.
  •  The same goes for vandalim of any kind to property, plants and animals.
  •  The marked course must be followed by all participants.
  •  Taking short cuts will lead to disqualification.
  •  Team members in the MTB Stage Race must stay within 2 minutes of each other. Failure to do so at any point in the race will lead to a 45 minute Separation Time Penalty (STP).

SUPPORT

The  following support services will be provided:

  • Emergency Medical services.
  • 2x water points on each stage,with water, energy drink and snacks.
  • Lead motorbike on each day.
  • Sweeper vehicle on each day
  • All participants will be timed.