How do I enter?

Online entries from 25th January 2019 till 10 October via Entrytime. Late entry costs will apply from 10 October 2019. R70 Late registration fee for MTB & R30 late registration fee for trail runs.

Fitness level required?

The 6km and 20km is for beginners, for the 45 km you need to be fairly fit and for the 65km super fit as it is quite grueling. If you are unsure of your fitness level, we urge you to visit your doctor before entering.

Entry Fees?

10km Trail Run - Fun: Pre-Entry R130/ Late Entry R160 | 15km Trail Run - Xtreme: Pre-Entry R170/ Late Entry R200 | 6km MTB: Pre-Entry R70/ Late Entry R70 | 20km MTB: Pre-Entry R210/ Late Entry R280 | 45km MTB: Pre-Entry R250/ Late Entry R320 | 65km MTB: Pre-Entry R290/ Late Entry R360 | Late entry costs will apply from 10 October 2019 | R 30 late registration fee for Trail Runs | R 70 late registration fee for MTB | Timing by Great-Time: JAVA specific numbers, with transponders fitted, will be issued at registration. ALL participants will be timed and receive results without further costs.

Do I need a PPA number?

You do not need to be a PPA or CSA member to enter. ALL participants will be issued with a returnable JAVA specific race number. ALL pre-entered participants will be seeded according to their SA Seeding Index, and all results will be submitted to SA Seeding to be incorporated with your national seeding profile

Can I ride with someone else's number?

No. If you're found riding with someone else's number, you could be disqualified and/or banned for 1 year. This is strictly enforced because your personal and medical details are linked to your race number in case of an emergency.

I want to change my distance, what do I do?

You are welcome to change your route, but only on the morning of the race. Please proceed to the registration counter.

What do I wear?

Helmets are compulsory. Cycling shoes, shorts and other cycling gear are recommended.

Registrations and collections:

Pre-entries close on 10th October 2019 at 23:00 │ You may do late entries at the venue as follows: Fri 11th Oct 2019:Van Loveren Family Vineyards, 17:00 – 19:00 | Sat 12th Oct 2019:Van Loveren Family Vineyards, from 06:30 up to half an hour before the race | Note: Late Entry fees will apply as listed above under “How do I enter?”

Timing works?

Timing will be done by Great-Time, using JAVA's own number boards fitted with transponders. No other boards or chips required. ALL participants will be timed and receive results.

Starting times?

MTB: 65km – 07:30 │45km – 08:00 │20km – 08:30 │6km – 09:15 | Trail Run: 15km – 07:00 │10km – 07:15 | Online entries open from 25th January 2019 via Entrytime.