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Australia
18 Oct 17 to 21 Oct 17 (Less than a week until event)
R$440 per person min. / AUD440
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 220km Ascent: m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: /10
Set to an iconic backdrop of world famous surf beaches, private farmlands, rocky outcrops and national forests, Cape to Cape MTB is fun and challenging for riders of all levels, from recreational to competitive. The Cape to Cape MTB was first held in 2008 to a field that only reached about 100 participants. Nine years later it now holds the title as Australasia’s biggest MTB multi-stage endurance race with our biggest field going over 1400 competitors last year. Did you know the Cape to Cape MTB has a sister event over in the Newcastle region of New South Wales? Port […]
1: 42km / m
2: 57km / m
3: 58km / m
4: 64km / m
South Africa - FS
20 Oct 17 to 22 Oct 17 (Less than a week until event)
R2300 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 9 Jun 2016
Distance: 73km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
The Golden Gate Challenge is a three-day track and trail run through some of the most rugged yet scenic mountains of the Free State, situated in the Golden Gate Highlands National Park. The race will traverse through restricted parts of the reserve rarely seen by the public, like Little Serengeti, Cathedral Caves and many other hidden gems within the park. Participants will cover just over 70km in 3 days, staged out of a single base camp in the Golden Gate Highlands National Park. Please do not judge the race by its distances, as it is a true challenge offering great […]
1: 27km / m
2: 29km / m
3: 17km / m
Belgium
21 Oct 17 to 22 Oct 17 (Less than a week until event)
R na / EUR135
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 90km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
Radaille Radaille stage run spread over two days including a stay overnight and local tastings. Refreshment zone (+/- each 5 km) will be the trunk of a car, as well as some dedicated places. GPX necessary! No local signalling foreseen! Only 50 participants allowed! Early Bird mini (2x about half-marathon distance): 105 euro Pre-entry mini: 115 euro Early Bird mixed (1x half- and 1x marathon): 115 euro Pre-entry mixed: 125 euro Early Bird back-to-back (2x marathon): 125 euro Pre-entry back-to-back: 135 euro
1: 47km / m
2: 43km / m
Italy
22 Oct 17 to 29 Oct 17 (Less than a week until event)
R na / EUReuro
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 83km Ascent: m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: 8/10
Amalfi Coast Trail Run After the great success of the past edition, ASD Mandala Trail opens the registrations for the 6th Amalfi Coast Trail Run which will take place 23 to 30 October 2016 on the Amalfi Coast which will involve the towns of Amalfi, Agerola, Conca dei Marini, Furore, Praiano, Positano, Vico Equense and with the collaboration of the Alpine Rescue of the Campania Region. Amalfi Trail is a multiple stage trail-running race totalling 82 km and 5600 m of elevation gain, in 5 stages plus a prologue time trial. The number of participants will be limited to 40 […]
1: 5km / m
2: 16km / m
3: 15km / m
4: 15km / m
5: 17km / m
6: 15km / m
India
22 Oct 17 to 28 Oct 17 (Less than a week until event)
R na
Rating: 5/5 (1)
Distance: 160km Ascent: m Days: 8 Technical difficulty: 6/10
Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race Himalayan Run & Trek “Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race” time and again has been described as the most spectacular running course in the world! During the race, views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Kanchenjunga (4 out of 5 of the world’s highest peaks) are visible. Regardless of your level of ability – whether a 10K, marathoner, or ultramarathon runner – you can run at your own pace. There are no age limits or stage cutoff times. Five daily stages of 24 – 20 – 26 – 13 – 17 miles are designed for middle distance runners. […]
1: 39km / m
2: 32km / m
3: 42km / m
4: 21km / m
5: 27km / m
United States of America
22 Oct 17 to 28 Oct 17 (Less than a week until event)
R na / USD: $2500
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 15 Nov 2016
Distance: 268km Ascent: m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: 9/10
Trans Pecos Ultra Trans Pecos Ultra provides volunteers and participants with the Ultimate Big Bend Adventure. Big Bend is a Texas mountainous region within the Chihuahuan Desert, third largest desert in the Western Hemisphere. Big Bend is one of the most sparsely populated, remote and rarely visited areas in the USA. With the darkest measured skies in the lower 48, the stars at night shine brighter here than any other place in the country. How do we describe it best? We can’t…it must be experienced!
1: 42km / m
2: 42km / m
3: 42km / m
4: 42km / m
5: 90km / m
6: 10km / m
South Africa - EC
24 Oct 17 to 28 Oct 17 (± 1 weeks until event)
R17000 per person min.
Rating: 0/5 (3)
Distance: 420km Ascent: 6075m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: /10
  The Wild Corridor The Route… Starting just outside the Addo Elephant National Park in the Springbokvlakte, the tour covers a distance of 400km’s over the 5 day period. Participants will cycle over the breathtaking Cockscomb into Patensie, winding their way through the pristine wilderness of the Baviaanskloof and Garden Route National Park, finishing off on the beach in beautiful Plettenberg Bay. There will be a total of 9652 meters of climbing and 10124 meters of descent, however the event is all about the experience and riders will be seeded into groups based on a pace that they are comfortable with. The Experience … […]
1: 107km / 1720m
2: 88km / 1415m
3: 77km / 970m
4: 72km / 950m
5: 67km / 945m
South Africa - NC
26 Oct 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 1 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: 3.2/5 (1)
Distance: 250km Ascent: m Days: 7 Technical difficulty: /10
Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon The Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon (KAEM) is an adventurous foot race held annually in October in the breath-taking landscape of South Africa’s “Green Kalahari”.  Founded by Estienne Arndt, Nadia Arndt and Simon Kelly. This extreme sports event is a 7 day self-sufficient race, covering an approximate total distance of 250km. Known as the ‘Big Daddy’ in the South African running fraternity, KAEM is one of the oldest and most respected extreme marathons on the International Trail Running calendar. KAEM takes place in the Kalahari Desert in the proximity of the Augrabies Falls on the Orange River. […]
South Africa - WC
27 Oct 17 to 29 Oct 17 (± 1 weeks until event)
R5 000 per person min.
Rating: 1.4/5 (2)
Entries open: 16 Feb 2015
Distance: 213km Ascent: 4124m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 7/10
This race is definitely one to do, the race starts in the Winelands of Somerset West, where  riders will cross through (and over) 13 wineries, 26 private farms, six mountains, historic roads and mountain passes, nature conservation areas (including the Kogelberg Biosphere) before finishing within sight of the famous whales of Hermanus…. Read more
1: 72km / 1620m
2: 67km / 1190m
3: 74km / 1314m
Morocco
27 Oct 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 1 weeks until event)
R31362 per person min. / USD: $2250
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 333km Ascent: m Days: 10 Technical difficulty: /10
Tran333 A new formula in the Moroccan desert for this 15th edition. We leave Mamhid, Kasbah for a loop of 333 km solo or in teams of three riders relay. It’s always ABDEL Sahara and its agency experience that will take care of all your logistics and receptive. This is the fifth year that we will work together and “Sahara experience” satisfies us fully on the ground. You will appreciate its staff very helpful. It will always be with you on this exceptional race. Good available and provided good atmosphere. With the formula of 3 riders per team, you will […]
Ethiopia
28 Oct 17 to 4 Nov 17 (± 1 weeks until event)
R25000 per person min. / 1440
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 1 Jun 2016
Distance: 667km Ascent: 12627m Days: 8 Technical difficulty: /10
Ibex Explore Ibex Explore is a MTB race for pioneers With our next event, the Explore Edition, we offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be among the First Explorers and thus First Finishers of the Ibex Explore. Our challenge has been thoroughly prepared earlier this year. We have a team ready to accommodate you and our tracks on GPS are waiting for pioneers. We will limit the amount of participants to 60. This makes our challenge very personal and will facilitate encounters with communities in very rural areas in Ethiopia. All participants will get the chance to get to know one […]
1: 70km / 959m
2: km / m
3: 141km / 2624m
4: 120km / 3368m
5: 52km / 1947m
6: 41km / 821m
7: 72km / 1923m
8: 85km / 921m
South Africa - WC
30 Oct 17 to 1 Nov 17 (± 1 weeks until event)
R5 500 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 16 Feb 2015
Distance: 213km Ascent: 4124m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 7/10
This race is definitely one to do, the race starts in the Winelands of Somerset West, where  riders will cross through (and over) 13 wineries, 26 private farms, six mountains, historic roads and mountain passes, nature conservation areas (including the Kogelberg Biosphere) before finishing within sight of the famous whales of Hermanus…. Read more
1: 72km / 1620m
2: 67km / 1190m
3: 74km / 1314m
South Africa - EC
31 Oct 17 to 4 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R17000 per person min.
Rating: 0/5 (1)
Distance: 420km Ascent: 6075m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: /10
  The Wild Corridor The Route… Starting just outside the Addo Elephant National Park in the Springbokvlakte, the tour covers a distance of 400km’s over the 5 day period. Participants will cycle over the breathtaking Cockscomb into Patensie, winding their way through the pristine wilderness of the Baviaanskloof and Garden Route National Park, finishing off on the beach in beautiful Plettenberg Bay. There will be a total of 9652 meters of climbing and 10124 meters of descent, however the event is all about the experience and riders will be seeded into groups based on a pace that they are comfortable with. The Experience … […]
1: 107km / 1720m
2: 88km / 1415m
3: 77km / 970m
4: 72km / 950m
5: 67km / 850m
United Kingdom
31 Oct 17 to 31 Oct 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R200 per person min. / GBP10
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 294km Ascent: m Days: 7 Technical difficulty: 4/10
Halloween 7 in 7 Enter the Halloween 7 in 7, and compete in 7 consecutive marathons on consequetive days. All the races are open for single day entry and you can further choose between three distances – marathon, half marathon or 10k: Monday – ‘The Witches Whisk’ – Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k Tuesday – ‘The Scary Scamper’ – Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k Wednesday – ‘The Creepy Crawl’ – Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k Thursday – ‘The Ghostly Gallop’ – Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k Friday – ‘The Petrified Pootle’ – Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k Saturday – ‘The […]
South Africa
1 Nov 17 to 4 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 100km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Sneeuberg Traverse Imagine running along an isolated mountain track far removed from the encumbrances of everyday life, hearing baboons barking among the boulders above you, startling an almost-invisible-until-you-are-next-to-them herd of kudu unaccustomed to humans in their tranquil browsing ground, and seeing giant tortoises pass by unconcerned.  You’ve arrived in the Sneeuberg mountain range in Murraysburg district, central Karoo. The route for the Sneeuberg Traverse trail run was the inspiration for Willem Avenant starting Karoo Running in 2016.  Willem wanted to bring runners from all over the country to traverse the skyline of the Sneeuberg mountain range, capped by Spitskop’s iconic […]
1: 27km / m
2: 35km / m
3: 40km / m
Costa Rica
2 Nov 17 to 4 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R22100 per person min. / USD: $1700
Rating: 3.24/5 (5)
Distance: 250km Ascent: 8000m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 10/10
LA RUTA DE LOS CONQUISTADORES La Ruta was possibly the world’s first MTB stage race ever. Mountain Bikers race across Costa Rica, from the Pacific Coast to the Atlantic Coast, a feat that took the Spanish Conquistadors 20 years, and they do it in 3 days! Every year, hundreds of the very best mountain bikers and endurance racers from around the world come to Central America to test themselves in this unique odyssey of distance, geography, climate and culture. La Ruta, the only bike race that traverses the American land mass from coast to coast — from Pacific to Atlantic —is no […]
1: 100km / 3400m
2: 85km / 4200m
3: 65km / 150m
South Africa - WC
3 Nov 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R3650 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 75km Ascent: m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: /10
Fairview Dryland Traverse It is trail run that exposes you to all the Klein Karoo can offer. A prologue that starts underground in the world famous Cango Caves, a traverse of the majestic Swartberg mountain range and the ascent of the world heritage site of the Swartberg Mountain pass.
1: 8km / m
2: 27km / m
3: 26km / m
4: 14km / m
South Africa - NWP
3 Nov 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R350 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 31 Jul 2015
Distance: 140km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
Tour le Matlosana MTB This is the first ever MTB Tour in Klerksdorp / Matlosana which will take place over 3 days catering for all level riders, this will be one of the newest tours in SA. CAT A – 140KM CAT B – 90KM (details reflected separately)  
1: 11km / m
2: 50km / m
3: 80km / m
South Africa - NWP
3 Nov 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R280 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 90km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
  This is the first ever MTB Tour in Klerksdorp / Matlosana which will take place over 3 days catering for all level riders, this will be one of the newest tours in SA.   CAT A – 140KM (details reflected in a separate event) CAT B – 90KM  
1: 9km / m
2: 25km / m
3: 50km / m
Nepal
3 Nov 17 to 16 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R na / USD: $3750
Rating: 2.8/5 (1)
Distance: 500km Ascent: 15000m Days: 13 Technical difficulty: /10
  Yak Attack is the highest mountain bike race on Earth, climbing to the dizzying heights of 5416m above sea level. 10 stages, 500km, 15,000m of overall altitude gain and a temperature range of +30c to -15c, tests the most experienced of riders…[read more]
1: 32km / 1700m
2: 64km / 2500m
3: 16km / 1238m
4: 11km / 1038m
5: 46km / 2050m
6: 38km / 1400m
7: 21km / 450m
8: 54km / 2150m
9: 80km / 1600m
10: 102km / 1200m
South Africa - WC
3 Nov 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R5 000 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 213km Ascent: 4124m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 7/10
This race is definitely one to do, the race starts in the Winelands of Somerset West, where  riders will cross through (and over) 13 wineries, 26 private farms, six mountains, historic roads and mountain passes, nature conservation areas (including the Kogelberg Biosphere) before finishing within sight of the famous whales of Hermanus…. Read more
1: 72km / 1620m
2: 67km / 1190m
3: 74km / 1314m
South Africa - WC
3 Nov 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R3000 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 24 May 2016
Distance: 380km Ascent: 4642m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
After a successful launch in 2015, the Cape Classic 380 is set to take place from 4-6 November 2016. This is a challenging, superbly organized fun 3-day cycling event based in Montagu in the Western Cape for amateur enthusiasts wanting to kick start the cycling season, or use it as a training ride for Double Century or Full Ironman. The Cape Classic 380 is limited to 60 riders (with 2 pelotons) and consists of 380km of protected peloton riding for the entire event, ensuring a fun and safe journey for the riders involved. The start venue is based at the […]
1: 140km / 2228m
2: 108km / 1090m
3: 141km / 1324m
South Africa - WC
4 Nov 17 to 5 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R700 per person min.
Rating: 4.6/5 (3)
Distance: 100km Ascent: 1400m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: 3/10
Swellendam 100 This is a 2 day MTB adventure of non technical and fun riding around the foothills of the beautiful Swellendam, South Africas’ 4th oldest town! The route explores the foothills of the majestic Langeberg mountains as well as meanders along the Breede River and also through the Bontebok National Park. Participants aged 15 years and older may participate A great weekend of Great MTB 100km over 2 days of pure fun non technical MTB: Day 1 – 49km and 730m ascent Day 2 – 42km and 720m ascent
1: 49km / 730m
2: 42km / 720m
Oman
4 Nov 17 to 9 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 165km Ascent: m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Oman Desert Marathon During the first week of November every year, about 100 runners from 15 different countries congregate  to take part in a unique adventure in the breathtaking wilderness of the Oman Desert. The Oman Desert Marathon is a race covering 165 km requiring each runner to be completely self sufficient. The runners will embody the essence and essential part of a real “desert experience”. This vast expanse of awe-inspiring beauty and fantasy will present   a physical, emotional and spiritual experience of a lifetime. The course will start from the Alwasil Oasis of Bidiyah and finish on the shore of the Arabian […]
1: 21km / m
2: 25km / m
3: 21km / m
4: 28km / m
5: 42km / m
6: 20km / m
Nepal
4 Nov 17 to 16 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 212km Ascent: m Days: 12 Technical difficulty: 8/10
Manaslu Mountain Trail  The Manaslu Trail Race is a challenging multi-stage trail race passing through some of Nepal’s most beautiful Himalayan landscapes in a part-circumnavigation of Manaslu, the world’s eighth highest mountain.   Manaslu Mountain Trail-https://manaslutrailrace.org
1: 20km / m
2: 32km / m
3: 25km / m
4: 32km / m
5: 12km / m
6: 8km / m
7: 23km / m
Mozambique
5 Nov 17 to 9 Nov 17 (± 2 weeks until event)
R na / EUR1900
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 220km Ascent: 3652m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 4/10
Ultra Africa Race  The Ultra AFRICA Race is a 220 km foot race in 5 stages, with 3600 meters of positive elevation in Self-Supported. Each competitor must carry a backpack containing the compulsory equipments, food and personal equipments. The event takes on the African continent, in the Southern of Mozambique. Participants must follow the route as marked by the organizers and they have a road book. There are check points located at regular intervals. Every night a bivouac is proposed by the organization. A technical support and a medical team are present during the event. Competitors who cannot respect the […]
1: 36km / 657m
2: 40km / 794m
3: 47km / 803m
4: 48km / 807m
5: 49km / 591m
Ecuador
11 Nov 17 to 12 Nov 17 (± 3 weeks until event)
R1500 per person min. / USD: $150
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 1 Jul 2015
Distance: 130km Ascent: 2990m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: 5/10
  Vuelta al Cotopaxi is a mountain bike race where teams of two ride around the Cotopaxi Volcano through the paths and roads that surround the volcano. This is a high altitude event and the trail varies between 3,000m and 4,150m. It is a two-day stage race with a general campground at the end of the first day and the teams must complete the circuit together as a team. There are five overall categories and 500 participants… [Read More]
1: 55km / 1800m
2: 65km / 1190m
Argentina
12 Nov 17 to 17 Nov 17 (± 3 weeks until event)
R na / USD: $3,800
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 250km Ascent: m Days: 7 Technical difficulty: /10
RacingThePlanet: Patagonia is a 7-day, 250-kilometer / 155-mile self-supported footrace which takes place in Bariloche in Argentina. It’s a one –off race that is part of the 4 Deserts Race Series. The course presents a great variety of Patagonian landscape including dry pampas, ancient forests, pristine blue mountain lakes, high plateaus, vast views of valleys, rivers as well as peaks of the Andes Mountain Range including El Tronador, an extinct volcano located along the border between Argentina and Chile; and Ventisquero Negro, the black glacier, one of the eight glaciers formed around the mountain.  Competitors will also experience life in local villages with friendly locals, Gauchos, as they traverse the 250 […]
Tunisia
13 Nov 17 to 20 Nov 17 (± 3 weeks until event)
R16657 per person min. / EUR1195
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 111km Ascent: m Days: 8 Technical difficulty: /10
We invite you to share this unique adventure, sporting event exceptional 100% trail. Open to hikers, coaches and amateur riders of course!
1: 11km / m
2: 21km / m
3: 18km / m
4: 25km / m
5: 20km / m
6: 16km / m
Australia
15 Nov 17 to 18 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R445 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 30 Nov 2016
Distance: 136.5km Ascent: m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: 5/10
It’s a 4 day, multi-stage pairs racing mountain bike event – located in Kellevie & Wielangta Tasmania. The Hellfire Cup is a race that is all about purist trails, our riders, the area, the race village, the bike and racing. If you love riding you’ll love the Hellfire cup, whether you’re fast or last. Teams of two riders compete in a multiple stage race over 4 days, riding on great trails and amazing countryside with a cool race village base…[read more]
1: 35km / m
2: 45km / m
3: 63.5km / m
4: 14km / m
South Africa
16 Nov 17 to 19 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R8500 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 167km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Legacy Tour The Legacy Tour is more than just a mountain bike race…it is a truly unique and exclusive lifestyle experience.  Whether you are competitive in the saddle or simply want to enjoy the great outdoors, the Legacy Tour provides something very special…almost spiritual…for all participants.  You are invited to enter and compete with like-minded individuals, in this prestigious three (3) day, 167km race in the magical KZN Midlands. Each day of breathtaking riding through the picturesque valleys of Lotheni, Fort Nottingham and Kamberg districts ends on the beautiful Hemyock Farm, owned by former Springbok Captain and Rugby Legend, Gary […]
1: 50km / m
2: 67km / m
3: 50km / m
South Africa - EC
17 Nov 17 to 19 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R8900 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 8 Apr 2016
Distance: 160km Ascent: 100m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 2/10
  FAT-ATTACK: AN ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER The inaugural Fat Attack was staged from the 19th to 21st Feb starting at Nanaga Farm Stall on the Friday and finishing 3 days later at Kaysers Beach. 70 riders from all 4 corners of  Sub Saharan Africa descended into Port Elizabeth where they were greeted by not only the site of their Rental Fat Bike ,the cute Fat Attack life guards and a Goodie Bag that was loaded with Billabong board shorts , shirts , KTM Sun glasses , a Designer Beach towel , a First Ascent cap and loads of cool […]
1: 80km / 100m
2: 70km / 100m
3: 48km / 100m
Antarctica
17 Nov 17 to 27 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R na / USD: $12,900
Rating: 4/5 (1)
Entries open: 31 Oct 2015
Distance: 250km Ascent: m Days: 11 Technical difficulty: /10
The Last Desert is a 6-stage, 250-kilometer self-supported footrace at the final frontier in Antarctica. This race is only open to those who have completed at least two of the 4 Deserts Race Series events which include the Gobi March in China, the Atacama Crossing in Chile and the Sahara Race (which currently takes place in Namibia). Each individual must carry a minimal amount of safety equipment. Assistance is provided throughout including water (plenty), shelter and medical assistance. The Last Desert is the only multi-day stage race on the Antarctic continent. It will begin in Ushuaia, Argentina – competitors will […]
1: km / m
2: km / m
3: km / m
4: km / m
5: km / m
6: km / m
South Africa - WC
18 Nov 17 to 19 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R1,300 per person min.
Rating: 1.5/5 (2)
Distance: 120km Ascent: 3650m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: 3/10
  To Hell and Back The To Hell and Back mountain bike route starts on Day 1 at the entrance gate of De Hoek holiday resort (700m above sea level) ± 6km west of the Cango Caves. The first ± 4km is tarred road whereafter participants turnoff onto a gravel road snaking through the farms in the Cango valley. After a steep climb this road links up with the main road at the base of the Swartberg Pass (860m). From here the route follows the Swartberg Pass to the top (1560m) where the Gamkaskloof turnoff is taken 3km further. The route […]
1: 60km / 1750m
2: 60km / 1900m
South Africa - WC
18 Nov 17 to 19 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R2500 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 100km Ascent: 2500m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
Sanlam Mtb Invitational The historic town of Paarl will again come to a virtual standstill on in November as residents and riders turn out for the annual Sanlam MTB Invitational, this year presented for the first time as a 2-Day stage race. The big news this year is that, for the first time, the incredible Sanlam Invitational experience has been opened up to 300 public teams on a first come first served basis. Presented by the City of Drakenstein and ASG, the event has become a sought after property over the past two years. It’s one of the most iconic, must-do […]
1: 60km / 1700m
2: 40km / 800m
Kenya
19 Nov 17 to 26 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R7500 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 450km Ascent: m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: /10
Mt Kenya Epik
1: 109km / m
2: 55km / m
3: 55km / m
4: 61km / m
5: 67km / m
6: 102km / m
Namibia
20 Nov 17 to 24 Nov 17 (± 4 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: 0/5 (2)
Distance: 250km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Desert Ultra Marathon With a 250km course set in the dry heat of the Namib Desert, the Desert Ultra provides a phenomenal challenge to those who are willing to take it.  Beginning close to the magnificent Spitskoppe Mountains, you will experience the hostile nature of the Desert as yu travel 98km during the first two stages alone.  As the race progresses you will travel through stretching grasslands, push  your leg muscles as you face relentless rolling sand dunes and cross the Ugab River, an underground river flowing above the surface only a few days a year, all to the majestic […]
Costa Rica
22 Nov 17 to 2 Dec 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 200km Ascent: 9200m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: /10
Costa Rica trail – La Transtica The COSTA RICA TRAIL, LA TRANSTICA is a multi day Trail race, with a prologue and 5 stages with refreshment and assistance points, night in bivouac for a total distance from 71 mi (117 km) (Adventure Race) to 122mi (200 km) (Extreme Race).  The main objective of the race is to discover the Costa Rica and its way of life and to share this experience with the locals through a sporting competition with humanitarian goals.  Between two oceans, the race defines itself by a unique crossing of a natural amazing paradise in the discovery of […]
1: 6km / m
2: 41km / m
3: 40km / m
4: 48km / m
5: 38km / m
6: 28km / m
Australia
23 Nov 17 to 25 Nov 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R2000 per person min. / AUD150
Rating: 3.5/5 (4)
Distance: 100km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 5/10
Snowies MTB Festival The iconic Snowy Mountains are set to host the ultimate mountain bike experience in November 2016 where riders will be challenged with 5 stages across 3 days in rugged mountain terrain in the hunt for a massive $10,000 Prize Purse. Starting at an altitude of 1260m, riders will be tested with over 100k of rugged mountain terrain, technical single track, a mammoth ascent, and some awe inspiring downhills, making this one of Australia’s most iconic mountain bike stage races. In 2016 we add an all new stage with the ‘Thredbo All Mountain Descent’ including a chair ride […]
1: 5.5km / m
2: 21.5km / m
3: 6km / m
4: 20.5km / m
5: 45km / m
Mauritius
23 Nov 17 to 26 Nov 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: 0/5 (1)
Distance: 200km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
Southern Tropical Challenge A 4 days race through the most beautiful trails of Mauritius. 180 km of pure nature and physical performance. Come and register your team of 2 riders to participate to this annual unique event!
1: 8km / 186m
1: 71km / 1200m
2: 63km / 1674m
3: 58km / 1016m
Nepal
23 Nov 17 to 30 Nov 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R32000 per person min. / USD: $2200
Rating: 3/5 (3)
Distance: 220km Ascent: m Days: 7 Technical difficulty: /10
  The Mustang Madness Mountain Bike Race in the Forbidden Kingdom If you are looking for a once in a life time Mountain Biking adventure in one of the most mysterious and mystical part of the Himalayas – then The Mustang Madness mountain bike stage race will be of the highest interest to you. Brought to you by the organizers of the successful Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon – Mustang Madness promises to be of similar caliber in terms of biking experience, a sense of adventure and exploration. Held in in 7 stages and covering a distance of about 220 km […]
1: 12km / m
2: 19km / m
3: 28km / m
4: 22km / m
5: 28km / m
6: 58km / m
7: 50km / m
Cambodia
24 Nov 17 to 2 Dec 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R1750 € per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 220km Ascent: 1500m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: 5/10
CAMBODIA 2017 – The Ancient Khmer Path 220km    –     6 stages 6th edition in 2017 Strictly limited entries only!!! Add the ultimate highlight to your running career by combining the adventure of a challenging run with unique and impressive insights into an ancient culture! Witness the amazement in children’s eyes when they watch you run through their aboriginal villages! Experience the beauty of unspoiled nature and wildlife in a country that still is one of the world’s best kept secrets! Start the race in Buddhist temple were monks will be wishing you the best of luck for the race, camp […]
1: 32km / m
2: 37km / m
3: 62km / m
4: 29km / m
5: 44km / m
6: 16km / m
South Africa - NWP
25 Nov 17 to 26 Nov 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R325 per person min.
Rating: 2.8/5 (1)
Entries open: 10 Oct 2016
Distance: 115km Ascent: 1100m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: 7/10
The Magalies Adventure is known for being tough, but there will be some great riding, something you should be used to from The Leverage Corporation – check out the event website here. It all happens at the stunning Cog & Sprocket situated at the African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa in the glorious Magaliesburg mountain area.  You sure don’t want to miss this one – enter here today!! Here’s a quick review of the different options you can choose from: MOUNTAIN BIKING (Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th November) Two-day Event: •    A 65km ride on Day 1 and […]
1: 65km / 1100m
2: 50km / 751m
South Africa - WC
25 Nov 17 to 26 Nov 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R1050 per person min.
Rating: 4.65/5 (8)
Distance: 113km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
The BUCO Origin of Trails Choose between the Full, Medium or Lite options Stellenbosch is a mountain biker’s paradise with a network of trails that can keep riders entertained for days. So it makes perfect sense to host a two-day stage race in a town that is synonymous with cycling and world class trails. The BUCO Origin of Trails makes use of the existing network, while also adding in its own unique flourishes with specially built and event-only exclusive trails. The town itself is the race village, with participants encouraged to spend a weekend enjoying the pleasures of “Eikestad”. With world class […]
1: 55km / 1550m
2: 58km / 1550m
South Africa - WC
25 Nov 17 to 26 Nov 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R950 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 84km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
BUCO Origin of Trails Choose between the Full, Medium or Lite options Stellenbosch is a mountain biker’s paradise with a network of trails that can keep riders entertained for days. So it makes perfect sense to host a two-day stage race in a town that is synonymous with cycling and world class trails. The BUCO Origin of Trails makes use of the existing network, while also adding in its own unique flourishes with specially built and event-only exclusive trails. The town itself is the race village, with participants encouraged to spend a weekend enjoying the pleasures of “Eikestad”. With world […]
1: 55km / 1550m
2: 29km / 650m
South Africa - WC
25 Nov 17 to 26 Nov 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R850 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 57km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
  BUCO Origin of Trails Choose between the Full, Medium or Lite options. Stellenbosch is a mountain biker’s paradise with a network of trails that can keep riders entertained for days. So it makes perfect sense to host a two-day stage race in a town that is synonymous with cycling and world class trails. The BUCO Origin of Trails makes use of the existing network, while also adding in its own unique flourishes with specially built and event-only exclusive trails. The town itself is the race village, with participants encouraged to spend a weekend enjoying the pleasures of “Eikestad”. With world […]
1: 28km / m
2: 29km / m
Namibia
27 Nov 17 to 4 Dec 17 (± 5 weeks until event)
R27853 per person min. / GBP1990
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 100km Ascent: m Days: 8 Technical difficulty: /10
100km of Namib Desert The race 100 km of Namib Desert will take place in their summer season. In fact, below the equator, the seasons are reversed and this will be a perfect opportunity to leave the cold European winter and enjoy the dry heat that characterizes the area of the race, the Namib Desert. A very demanding race, but with luxurious ‘Five Star’ accommodations that allow you to prepare and recover to face the 4 competing days, each one different from the other one. You will run many kilometres through the oldest desert in the world, you will face […]
1: 11km / m
2: 21km / m
3: 42km / m
4: 26km / m
South Africa - FS
29 Nov 17 to 4 Dec 17 (± 6 weeks until event)
R15000 per person min.
Rating: 2.74/5 (29)
Distance: 1075km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 5/10
  After a fairy tale finish to the inaugural Munga, we decided to open up entries as early as February. Why? People needed more time to train! Yes, it was hot, and yes it was isolated, but thats what you want, isn’t it? Many stories of perseverance and resilience made there way back to the race office as riders were battling the heat and vast open spaces of the Karoo. Most centred on the unexpected privilege of being isolated for so long, with nothing but time and your thoughts. Lives were changed, dreams shifted, and the future for some people […]
1: 1075km / m
South Africa - GTN
1 Dec 17 to 3 Dec 17 (± 6 weeks until event)
R750 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 120km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
Sondela Family Stage Race 120km in 3 stages.
1: 20km / m
2: 60km / m
3: 40km / m
Philippines
8 Dec 17 to 10 Dec 17 (± 7 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 200km Ascent: 10000m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 8/10
  The Cordillera Epic Race The Cordillera Epic Race,DECEMBER 8-10, 2017, is the first 3 day mountain bike stage race in the Philippines. To be held in the majestic Cordillera mountains as a part of the Cordillera Conservation Trust’s Sustainable Racing series in partnership with Adrenaline Multisport Group.   Arguably the hardest mountain biking race in the Philippines with 10000m of elevation gain and 200+ Kilometers over 3 beautiful days. It is an experience you will never forget.    The first of it’s kind in the Philippines it will feature lung busting climbs, long descents, and breathtaking views.   3 […]
1: 48km / m
2: 81km / m
3: 53km / m
Cambodia
15 Dec 17 to 17 Dec 17 (± 8 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 111km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 6/10
Superace Angkor Wat The great world heritage, over 600-year ancient buildings, that’s Angkor Wat, one station of SUPERACE.  Immersed in ancient cultures and surrounded by indigenous wildlife, you can explore the pristine tropical jungle surrounding Angkor Wat. Now visit the magnificent heritage; challenge the most primitive ancient wonderland. Let’s beyond the limit together. Superace Angkor Wat-http://www.active.com/siem-reap-krongsiemreap/running/races/superace-angkor-wat-2016
1: 42km / m
2: 48km / m
3: 21km / m
Spain
11 Jan 18 to 13 May 18 (± 12 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 198km Ascent: 5937m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 6/10
La Rioja Bike Race La Rioja Bike race is a great three day mountain bike stage race, carried out individually and that takes place in Logroño, the capital of La Rioja (Spain). It offers the best services for the performance and comfort of the racers and pure mountain biking courses! Stage 1: 61km Stage 2: 82km Stage3: 55km La Rioja Bike Race-http://www.lariojabikerace.com/en/  
1: 61km / 1808m
2: 82km / 2623m
3: 55km / 1506m
Chile
17 Jan 18 to 21 Jan 18 (± 13 weeks until event)
R15834 per person min. / USD: $1200
Rating: 4.4/5 (2)
Distance: 293km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 6/10
Transandes Challenge is an international stage mountain bike competition that takes place in the Cordillera region of the regions of Los Ríos and Araucanía. Over the course of 5 days, the 350 competitors, representing 25 different nationalities, must surpass 5 stages ranging from 45 to 112 kilometers a day! They will be about 300 kilometers to cover, and more than 9,000 meters of accumulated ascent  
1: km / m
2: km / m
3: km / m
4: 112km / m
5: km / m
Switzerland
18 Jan 18 to 21 Jan 18 (± 13 weeks until event)
R8000 per person min. / EUR552
Rating: 5/5 (1)
Distance: 100km Ascent: 2500m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: /10
  Snow Bike Festival The Snow Bike Festival is a 4-day mountain biking stage race that takes place in the snow covered Swiss alps. The event has seen competitors from across the globe congregate in the stunning region of GSTAAD (Switzerland), creating a genuinely international atmosphere. The world’s first UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) race on snow sees professional mountain bikers and aspiring amateurs from around the world head to the trails and slopes around GSTAAD, to compete in one of the most unique mountain biking environments in the world. The next edition of the Snow Bike Festival will take place […]
1: 6km / 100m
2: 30km / 786m
3: 33.5km / 945m
4: 34.5km / 706m
Taiwan
19 Jan 18 to 21 Jan 18 (± 13 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 134km Ascent: 3356m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
Superace Taiwan Superace Taiwan will take place in Kending National Park and at the border between Pingtung and Taidong, a 134-kilometer race that lasts for 3 days. Runners not only have to take challenge in the Jinshuiying National Trail from the Japanese Ruling Period but will also pass the County Highway No. 199 and Jiupeng Desert. Runners will follow the varying terrain of the coastline, from altitude over 1,000 meters above sea level to the dry flat seabed, where birds and sea breeze will accompany the runners to experience the many different looks of Taiwan.   Superace Taiwan-http://www.active.com/pingtung-county/running/races/superace-taiwan-2017
1: 50km / 2300m
2: 64km / 900m
3: 20km / 156m
Spain
25 Jan 18 to 28 Jan 18 (± 14 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 155km Ascent: 5830m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: 7/10
  Costa Blanca Bike Race Costa Blanca Bike Race is a mountain bike international competition within the UCI calendar. It lasts 4 days and each day there is a stage with a distance to cover between 50 and 60 km. The competition takes place in a privileged environment as the Costa Blanca, where the participants will enjoy an ideal landscape and climate for this kind of competition. There will be a Neuralgic Area, the Hotel Albir Garden Resort, where the teams will be assembled. The stages will take place within a maximum radio of 60 km from this axis of […]
1: 42km / 1436m
2: 7km / 444m
3: 60km / 2563m
4: 46km / 1387m
South Africa - WC
3 Feb 18 to 4 Feb 18 (± 15 weeks until event)
R875 per person min.
Rating: 4/5 (1)
Distance: 120km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
The Simonsberg Contour has been created to continue the development of, and expose, the incredible network of singletrack trails on the Simonsberg mountain. With more than 20km of mountain singletrack connecting more than 10 wine estates, the region is set to become a hotspot for mountain bike trail riders. Well known race organisers and trail developers, Dirtopia, will head up race management of the event. Dirtopia has spent the last 2 years developing new trails on Uitkyk, Delheim, Knorhoek and Muratie estates and while riders may have had tastes of these routes while participating in the Cape’s major mountain bike […]
1: 60km / m
2: 60km / m
South Africa - WC
3 Feb 18 to 4 Feb 18 (± 15 weeks until event)
R750 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 80km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
The Simonsberg Contour has been created to continue the development of, and expose, the incredible network of singletrack trails on the Simonsberg mountain. With more than 20km of mountain singletrack connecting more than 10 wine estates, the region is set to become a hotspot for mountain bike trail riders. Well known race organisers and trail developers, Dirtopia, will head up race management of the event. Dirtopia has spent the last 2 years developing new trails on Uitkyk, Delheim, Knorhoek and Muratie estates and while riders may have had tastes of these routes while participating in the Cape’s major mountain bike […]
1: 40km / m
2: 40km / m
New Zealand
4 Feb 18 to 10 Feb 18 (± 15 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: 5/5 (1)
Distance: 549km Ascent: m Days: 7 Technical difficulty: 6/10
The Pioneer 7 Day Race The inaugural 2016 7 Day EPIC Mountain Bike Stage Race through NZ’s Southern Alps proved to be a true pioneering race. All those who competed loved the stunning scenery, the brutal nature of the challenge, and left them heaping praise on this epic event through New Zealand’s pristine high country. Many riders pushed themselves to their absolute limits, and then rode beyond to discover new limits for themselves and their teammate.  The level of camaraderie that developed amongst the riders around the social lounge in camp every day was staggering and heart-warming. We don’t exaggerate […]
1: 24km / m
2: 106km / m
3: 80km / m
4: 104km / m
5: 112km / m
6: 64km / m
7: 59km / m
New Zealand
4 Feb 18 to 7 Feb 18 (± 15 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 314km Ascent: m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: 6/10
The Pioneer 4 Day Traverse Race In 2016 as part of The Pioneer event we offered the 3 Day Traverse. For 2017 this has been enhanced to the 4 Day Traverse. The 4 Day Traverse is a solo event and incorporates everything that is great about The Pioneer, but is more achievable for those without the time to train for and participate over 7 days of stage racing. 2017 sees Traverse riders begin their 4-day journey in Christchurch, alongside the 7-day Epic riders, and complete their ride in Lake Ohau at the end of Stage Four. Although a shortened version, […]
1: 24km / m
2: 106km / m
3: 80km / m
4: 104km / m
South Africa - WC
8 Feb 18 to 11 Feb 18 (± 16 weeks until event)
R4800 per person min.
Rating: 1.4/5 (2)
Distance: 265km Ascent: 5440m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 8/10
  Momentum Health Tankwa Trek presented by Biogen The first stage will be into the Witzenberg Valley, the second into the Ceres Valley and the third will explore the Koue Bokkeveld itself. All the routes are to be designed by local farmers, all of whom are avid mountain bikers, so you can prepare yourself for a tough but rewarding race. February is notoriously hot in the Bokkeveld, but not even the fierce African sun will compare to the warmth of the hospitality offered by Kaleo. The campsite is situated under the cooling branches of a grove of oak trees and azure waters […]
1: 89km / 1990m
2: 87km / 2200m
3: 89km / 1250m
New Zealand
9 Feb 18 to 18 Feb 18 (± 16 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: km Ascent: m Days: Technical difficulty: /10
Rotorua Bike Festival The 2nd Rotorua Bike Festival was another celebration of cycling all at the height of Summer – and with events for just about everyone. Road, Mountain, BMX and most things in between… All in one of New Zealand’s premier tourist and adventure sports destinations   Rotorua Bike Festival-http://www.rotoruabikefestival.com/index.php
Switzerland
9 Feb 18 to 11 Feb 18 (± 16 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 177km Ascent: 2600m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 8/10
Tortour Cyclocross Only a few days until the second edition of TORTOUR Cyclocross, the world’s first multi-day ultra cyclocross and gravel stage race, will be held in Glattfelden near Zurich (Switzerland), from 10 to 12 February 2017. Around 150 athletes from 15 nations – including big names from the cyclocross sport like Marcel Wildhaber, Simon Zahner or Lukas Winterberg – will compete in various categories during this adventurous race in challenging winter conditions. Media representatives are welcome at the event.  Be with us for the start of the second edition of TORTOUR Cyclocross: On Friday, 10. February 2017, some 150 participants will […]
1: 23km / 640m
2: 80km / 700m
3: 74km / 1260m
Nepal
11 Feb 18 to 16 Feb 18 (± 16 weeks until event)
R na / USD: $USD
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 200km Ascent: 6680m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Pokhara IV Pokhara IV is a 4 day mountain bike stage race based entirely around the lakeside city of Pokhara. Each stage will take riders on a different loop out into the Himalayan foothills on trails rarely ridden, all of which give outstanding views of the surrounding mountains and lakes. After completing each stage riders return to the same hotel and can enjoy all the luxuries on offer in the tourist enclave of Lakeside Pokhara. Pokhara IV will be based entirely around the area surrounding the tourist enclave of Pokhara and riders get to stay at the same hotel for the […]
1: 43km / 1500m
2: 55km / 1750m
3: 56km / 1880m
4: 45km / 1550m
South Africa - WC
16 Feb 18 to 18 Feb 18 (± 17 weeks until event)
R3300 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 313km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 5/10
The Trans Outeniqua MTB tour will start at Pine Creek River Resort in Great-Brak River and will take you over the Langeberg Mountains, over the Rooi Berge and over the Outeniqua Mountains. It is 3 days of exhilarating riding along and over the mountains. This is great long distance training for the Epic, but doable for the intermediate to fit Mountain biker. No technical riding. Stay at 4 star accommodation each night and get spoiled with a massage each afternoon
1: 131km / m
2: 75km / m
3: 125km / m
South Africa - WC
17 Feb 18 to 18 Feb 18 (± 17 weeks until event)
R950 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 18 Nov 2016
Distance: 90km Ascent: 1810m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: 3/10
The Stanford MTB Tour is a non-competitive weekend MTB stage event, similar to the Houwhoek & Greyton MTB Tours. The objective is to give MTB’s and newcomers to multi-stage events (NOT NEWCOMERS TO MTB) the opportunity to enjoy a weekend of scenic, fun and non-competitive riding. However, make sure that you are fit as each of the two stages are approximately 45 km (max climbing per stage is 950m), on gravel roads (including jeep and single tracks) and that you love riding easy single tracks.
1: 48km / 980m
2: 42km / 830m
South Africa - WC
22 Feb 18 to 25 Feb 18 (± 18 weeks until event)
R4750 per person min.
Rating: 4.47/5 (3)
Distance: 200km Ascent: 3095m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: 5/10
  The Knysna Bull Fast facts about  The Knysna Bull Thesen Island – lagoon-side race hub Early morning coffee and rusks at 3 start venues All lunches at Tapas Bistro – lagoon water’s edge Registration dinner at Sirocco, Thesen Island Limited edition Cape Storm event gear Mitchells as you cross the finish line Race hub entertainment Knysna Sports School event beneficiary Accommodation choices in and around Knysna   The Knysna Bull – http://knysnabull.bike/rider-info/
0: 5km / 150m
1: 67km / 1220m
2: 67km / 1380m
3: 60km / 895m
South Africa - KZN
23 Feb 18 to 25 Feb 18 (± 18 weeks until event)
R3500 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 106km Ascent: 3710m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
Three Cranes Challenge This 3-day track and trail run will see participants cover just over 100km in 3 days, staged out of a single base camp in the Karkloof area in KwaZulu-Natal. A Race Village will be set up, and each participant will be accommodated in his or her own tent for the duration of the challenge. You can expect nice hot showers, clean ablutions and a great atmosphere. Full catering will be available to all participants for the duration of the challenge, and will include a 24-hour snack and coffee bar. The run will incorporate roads in and around […]
1: 32km / 1252m
2: 42km / 1368m
3: 25km / 1090m
Sweden
23 Feb 18 to 31 Mar 17 (± 18 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 230km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 8/10
  The Ultimate Ice Ultra Marathon An Extreme Footrace Through Arctic Sweden. The Ice Ultra offers an incredible adventure over 230km of some of the most pristine snow covered landscapes in the world. With snow fields, mountains and frozen lakes, the Ice Ultra offers a demanding route in challenging conditions with temperatures dipping up to – 30°C. Starting amongst the Kungsleden trail, you will enter a UNESCO World Heritage area so remote that snow mobiles are not even permitted to enter. With the freezing temperatures and various terrains testing your physical and mental endurance, the Ice Ultra offers an amazing […]
New Zealand
25 Feb 18 to 1 Mar 18 (± 18 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Trans NZ Enduro The Trans NZ Enduro is a 5 day all inclusive Enduro event that will take riders over some of the best trails on the South Island of NZ. It takes riders on a challenging adventure of all styles of trails from Craigieburn in the Canterbury region to the famous Queenstown trails and a few stops in between of seeing how far you can push your limits. This event is put on by riders for rider’s.  In the past 2 years Megan Rose, the person behind Trans NZ, has personally races in over 24 enduro races, has personally timed over […]
South Africa - WC
26 Feb 18 to 1 Mar 18 (± 18 weeks until event)
R3300 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 515km Ascent: 6168m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: /10
Tour of Good Hope Presented in the week leading up to the Cape Town Cycle Tour and based in the Paarl/Franschhoek valley, the event encompasses five days of clover leaf racing through the Cape Winelands over a total distance of 515km and 6168m vertical ascent. Paarl is surrounded by some of the most famous passes in the country and lends itself perfectly to a clover leaf racing format. We believe this format (central race village hub) will significantly reduce the logistics and ‘own costs’ of participants, related to traveling and accommodation, while incorporating some of the best and most famous […]
1: 125km / 1840m
2: 40km / 250m
3: 144km / 1650m
4: 127km / 1450m
5: 79km / 980m
South Africa - EC
1 Mar 18 to 4 Mar 18 (± 19 weeks until event)
R6450 per person min.
Rating: 3.33/5 (3)
Distance: 308km Ascent: 4950m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Fedgroup PE Plett  The Fedgroup PE PLETT is staged between Plettenberg Bay and Port Elizabeth and is undoubtedly the most diverse stage race on the planet. The route reverses every year with the March 2018 route starting at the beautiful Kurland Polo Fields, exposing the field of 250 riders to the beauty of Natures Valley, Otters Trail , Cape Pine Forest, Tsitiskamma Dairy farms , the Gamtoos valley and the day 4 finish at Crossways is the highlight as riders bomb down the single track playground of the 3 Rivers trails. The 2018 edition will see some major route changes […]
Portugal
2 Mar 18 to 4 Mar 18 (± 19 weeks until event)
R3000 per person min. / EUR195
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 175km Ascent: 4500m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 6/10
    The Algarve Bike Challenge (ABC) it’s a stages event in mountain bike and will happen at the dates 3rd, 4th and 5th of March, 2017. The real challenge of this event it’s not only about winning but in the act of self knowledge, sharing the spirit of mountain bike, in overcoming your limits always in contact with nature in it’s most pure state! After 4 successful editions of this UCI Off Road Stage Race, Associação Club BCF the organiser from this event will have for 2017 the cooperation of the Algarve Tourism Department. This top quality and high […]
1: 3km / m
2: 90km / 2600m
3: 70km / 2000m
Spain
2 Mar 18 to 4 Mar 18 (± 19 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 222km Ascent: 3662m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Epic Camí de Cavalls 360º Epic Camí de Cavalls 360º takes place in the mediterranean island of Menorca and consists of three stages of pure MTB through an exciting and technically demanding track, only suitable for trained bikers with great technical skills. The race route consists of the most attractive sections of the Camí de Cavalls, as well as other paths that go through the inland of the island. The stages have an average of 74 km and 1.220 m of elevation. Total distance: 221.6 km Total ascent: 3.662 m Epic Camí de Cavalls 360º-http://www.camidecavalls360.com/epic/en/
1: 56km / m
2: 93km / m
3: 72km / m
Brazil
2 Mar 18 to 4 Mar 18 (± 19 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 3 Mar 2017
Distance: km Ascent: m Days: Technical difficulty: /10
The CIMTB Levorin 2017 will happen in four stages. The one that open the season is in Araxá, Minas Gerais State. The race is a Stage Race Hors Class (160 points for UCI ranking) and happens in three days, between 3 to 5 March. The second stage is in São João del-Rei, in Minas Gerais State as well. This is a Cross Country Olympic Class 1, Cross Country Eliminator and host the UCI Junior Series stage and happens between 9 to 11 june. The other one is in Congonhas, Minas Gerais. It is a Cross Country Marathon, part of the world calendar of the UCI […]
Sri Lanka
3 Mar 18 to 11 Mar 18 (± 19 weeks until event)
R1950 € per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 30 Mar 2015
Distance: 210km Ascent: m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: 5/10
GlobalLimits Sri Lanka – The Wild Elephant Trail 2nd edition from 3rd March – 11th March 2018 210km – 6 stages Strictly limited entries only!!! Run and discover the stunning natural features, unique plants and wildlife, and beautiful heritage sites of Sri Lanka. Enjoy the tranquility of being in nature with the wild elephants, turtles, peacocks, water buffalos, eagles, bears, leopards, deer, amphibians and others. Start the race in the religious temple area of Yapahuwa. Camp in rural village houses and interact with the native population. Stay at the ruins of Ritigala mountains and relax at the Kandalama Lake. Run […]
1: 35km / m
2: 36km / m
3: 39km / m
4: 56km / m
5: 29km / m
6: 15km / m
Sri Lanka
8 Mar 18 to 12 Mar 18 (± 20 weeks until event)
R na / USD: $3900
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 150km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 8/10
EPIC5 Ultra Run Hawaii 5 – 50K runs | 5 Hawaiian Islands | 5 Days Join us on the 8-12 March 2018 for the inaugural EPIC5 Ultra Run Challenge Hawaii  event as we traverse through Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Maui & the Big Island on a historical & scenic foot tour.  We’ll run on both trails and road, along with a short section of beach.   EPIC5 Ultra Run Hawaii-http://www.epic5.com/details-ultra-run/
1: 30km / m
2: 30km / m
3: 30km / m
4: 30km / m
5: 30km / m
South Africa - MP
10 Mar 18 to 11 Mar 18 (± 20 weeks until event)
R1050 per person min.
Rating: 4/5 (1)
Distance: 200km Ascent: 4000m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
Recce MTB Mission Are you tough enough for a Recce mission on a MTB…? Why not do it the way a Recce would have done it? What is the Recce MTB Mission? The Recce MTB Mission is a MTB endurance event designed and presented by former Recces. Riders have 22 hrs to complete a gruelling 200 km MTB route with almost 4,000 m of vertical ascent. The event starts at 10h00 on 11 March 2017 in the Dullstroom Highlands area of Mpumalanga. The 1st riders are not expected to finish before ~20h00. 2017 will experience a full moon event, but […]
1: 82km / m
2: 56km / m
3: 77km / m
South Africa - WC
16 Mar 18 to 20 Mar 18 (± 21 weeks until event)
R7990 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 338km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: /10
The Trans Outeniqua MTB tour will start at Pine Creek River Resort in Great-Brak River and will take you over 3 mountain ranges, the Langeberg Mountains, over the Rooi Berge and over the Outeniqua Mountains. It is 5 days of exhilarating riding along and over the mountains. This is great long distance training for the Epic, but doable for the intermediate to fit Mountain biker. No technical riding. Stay at 4 star accommodation.
United States of America
16 Mar 18 to 19 Mar 18 (± 21 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 150km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 5/10
3 days of Syllamo Three day Trail running Stage Race covering aver 150 kilometers in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas. Day 1: 50K: This run will take place on the Syllamo trails. Full aid stations will be provided at approximately 4-8 miles apart. Dat 2: 50 MILE: “This is where the fun starts”. This run will be held on the Sylamore, Syllamo and Ozark Highlands trails that winds, climbs and descends through the beautiful Sylamore Ranger District including several creek crossings, past scenic vistas and bluffs and through dense forest. Full aid stations will be located approximately 4-9 miles apart. […]
1: 50km / m
2: 80km / m
3: 20km / m
South Africa - FS
17 Mar 18 to 20 Mar 18 (± 21 weeks until event)
R1000 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 1 Aug 2015
Distance: 65km Ascent: 1560m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: 6/10
The 3 Mountains Challenge is a multi-stage MTB Cycling & Trail Running event, that will be presented to the cycling & running community by Afri-Cycle Tours in conjunction with the Clocolan cycling community. This exciting event will take place from 18 to 21 March 2016 in and around the beautiful town of Clocolan in the Free State. The event will cater for all levels of expertise by providing different routes and distances to select from. The organizers will also provide a category for U/16 and U/18 to compete in their respective age groups over 4 stages. Who,When,Where? Who: The race […]
1: 5.9km / 94m
2: 21.5km / 250m
3: 22.6km / 290m
4: 13.1km / 132m
South Africa - EC
21 Mar 18 to 25 Mar 18 (± 22 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 71km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 3/10
The Pondo Drifter The Luxury Trail Running Experience … See 2 of the 7 waterfalls in the world that falls directly into the sea on this Trail run. Pondo Drifter is a fully catered 3 Day Trail Run of about 72km in total in the Northern Transkei from Msikaba to Port St Johns from 8 to 10 May 2015.
1: 18km / m
2: 26km / m
3: 27km / m
Spain
23 Mar 18 to 25 Mar 18 (± 22 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 175km Ascent: 4800m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
The Volcat Tour The VolCAT  will be held in the middle of Holy Week, days 23, 24 and 26 March. It is a 3 days BTT race that go through large territories of natural and tourist interest of Catalunya and where riders and passengers can enjoy the splendor of nature resources. The main novelty of this year is that Igualada will be the only location of the race, and all three stages will start and finish in this town. The VolCAT is a tour for everyone, each at their own pace, with their own expectations and level (PRO-OPEN). At PRO-level […]
1: 55km / 1400m
2: 78km / 2450m
3: 42km / 950m
Vietnam
26 Mar 18 to 29 Mar 18 (± 22 weeks until event)
R20000 per person min. / EUR1300
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 160km Ascent: 6000m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: /10
  Ultra ASIA Race CONCEPT The Ultra ASIA Race is a 160 km foot race in 4 stages, with 6000 meters of positive elevation and in Self-Supported. Each competitor must carry a backpack containing the compulsory equipments, food and personal equipments. The event takes on the Asian continent, in the North West of Vietnam. Participants must follow the route as marked by the organizers and they have a road book. There are check points located at regular intervals. Every night a bivouac is proposed by the organization. A technical support and a medical team are present during the event. Competitors who cannot […]
South Africa - EC
30 Mar 18 to 1 Apr 18 (± 23 weeks until event)
R2750 per person min.
Rating: 0/5 (1)
Distance: 200km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 4/10
Hogsback Lord of the Chain Rings The routes selected for the Lord of the Chain Rings 3 day stage race are different every year. We do this to ensure that riders of previous years are always surprised with the awesome new trails we add every year. We also do this to showcase the best of what the Hogsback mountains and forests have to offer. Usually stage one is a nice leg warmer, stage 2 is usually the tester that takes riders to the most amazing views and then stage 3 is usually the pudding stage that sends riders home with a […]
1: 63km / 1650m
2: 78km / 1730m
3: 58km / 1306m
Ethiopia
31 Mar 18 to 9 Apr 18 (± 23 weeks until event)
R22998 per person min. / EUR1650
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 70km Ascent: m Days: 10 Technical difficulty: /10
Ethiopian Lakes Trail
1: 18km / 1600m
2: 21km / m
3: 15km / m
4: 16km / m
South Africa - KZN
31 Mar 18 to 1 Apr 18 (± 23 weeks until event)
R150 ZAR per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 60km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
Open to serious athletes and the family alike, the FREEDOM RACE offers riders beautiful and scenic routes and an important historical and cultural experience based on South Africa’s history.. Read more
South Africa - GTN
7 Apr 18 to 8 Apr 18 (± 24 weeks until event)
R150 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Entries open: 16 Mar 2016
Distance: 120km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: 5/10
The Cradle Mountain Trophy 2017 is taking place at Maropeng in the heart of the Cradle of Humankind on the weekend of Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th April.  This two-day mountain biking event promises to be an exhilarating experience. Riders will have the option of competing in four different events, namely: 1 – The Cradle Mountain Trophy – 75km on Saturday the 8th at 7am and 45km on Sunday the 9th of April at 8am 2 – The Cradle Mountain Challenge – 75km on Saturday the 8th at 7am 3 – The Cradle Mountain Adventure – 40km on Sunday the […]
1: 75km / m
2: 45km / 550m
United States of America
9 Apr 18 to 14 Apr 18 (± 24 weeks until event)
R10,320 per person min. / USD: $650
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 225km Ascent: 6100m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: -16/10
  PISGAH MOUNTAIN BIKE STAGE RACE Pisgah has earned a growing reputation for having some of the best trails in the country, and this five-day, fully supported endurance event delivers an unmatched sampler platter of some of the best singletrack in the country. The course includes the East’s most rugged trails. Come sample spring riding in Pisgah National Forest with rhododendron tunnels, picturesque creek crossings, incredible leaf colors, and rooty, rocky singletrack. After spending a week getting to know and appreciate the bounty of Pisgah National Forest, you won’t want to leave. Media Coverage Click the links below to read […]
1: 40km / 1258m
2: 46km / 1182m
3: 46km / 1560m
4: 50km / 1254m
5: 40km / 971m
Croatia
11 Apr 18 to 14 Apr 18 (± 25 weeks until event)
R250 per person min.
Rating: 4.75/5 (13)
Entries open: 22 Jul 2017
Distance: 250km Ascent: 5000m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: /10
  4 Islands MTB Race For a third year in a row Adria Bike Group will present 4Islands MTB stage race, the most important one in Croatia and wider. Combination of authentic locations and top service level offered by organisers makes this race an outstanding event in the mountain biking world, race that has already been experienced by riders from 19 countries around the globe. 4Islands MTB stage race is inviolable a unique stage race that offers participants to bike on 4 different islands within 4 consecutive days passing by distinctive environments and challenging trails of islands Krk, Rab, Cres and […]
1: 70km / 1500m
2: 61km / 1180m
3: 67km / 1550m
4: 50km / 800m
Morocco
12 Apr 18 to 16 Apr 18 (± 25 weeks until event)
R5575 per person min. / EUR400
Rating: 5/5 (1)
Distance: 75km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: /10
ECO TRAIL DE OUARZAZATE is a running race in a desert environment, on a 75 km distance split on 3 stages in 5 days. This is the first EcoChallenge organized in Morocco, for sustainable development and respect for the environment with included tourism management. Is so an opportunity to climb up mountains and to go through arid lanes, palm groves, sandy zones, oases as well as cinema shooting places where some famous films as Kundun, Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven, la Momie, Astérix and Obélisque were shot. This Trail is meant not only to be sporting event, but also to be […]
1: 23km / m
2: 22km / m
3: 30km / m
South Africa
18 Apr 18 to 23 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: 0/5 (1)
Distance: 400km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: 8/10
The Munga Trail The Munga Trail will be raced non-stop over a course of 400km from 19th – 24th April 2017. Starting at an altitude of over 2000m, the route will end in the 3rd largest canyon on the planet, the Blyderiver Canyon. The route will include a limited number of district roads. It will comprise almost 200km of single track and virgin grassland running as well as forestry tracks and even a railway line – making it a true trail experience. Runners who accept this challenge will have access to 5 race villages and 10 water points. The cut-off […]
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South Africa - GTN
19 Apr 18 to 21 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R3200 per person min.
Rating: 4.2/5 (1)
Entries open: 21 Jun 2017
Distance: 230km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 5/10
     Trail & Trout 3 Day MTB Stage Race is a top-class MTB event that will start in Gauteng and take riders on a lovely 3 day journey to the beautiful highlands of Mpumalanga, finishing at the highly popular and beautiful town of Dullstroom. STAGES 3 stages ​ TOTAL DISTANCE 220km ​ START VENUE Gauteng (venue to be confirmed) ​ RACE VILLAGE 1 Loskop Valley, Mpumalanga ​ RACE VILLAGE 2 Stofberg, Mpumalanga ​ FINISHING VENUE Elandskloof Trout Farm, Dullstroom, Mpumalanga
South Africa - KZN
20 Apr 18 to 28 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R16400 per person min.
Rating: 3.33/5 (6)
Distance: 900km Ascent: 12000m Days: 9 Technical difficulty: 6/10
Old Mutual joBerg2c The Old Mutual joBerg2c is riding the off-roads less travelled and trails never travelled. It is racing, riding and touring across this magnificent country. It is sharing a passion for mountain biking with those who love riding. From the creators of South Africa’s two favourite mountain bike stage races, the Berg & Bush and Sani2c, comes a ride set to capture the imagination of passionate mountain bikers across the country, if not the world. Starting in the south of Johannesburg and finishing nine days later at Scottburgh on the KwaZulu-Natal coast. Part race part adventure, the Old […]
1: 114km / 965m
2: 93km / 1001m
3: 122km / 1188m
4: 121km / 1732m
5: 112km / 2140m
6: 98km / 2286m
7: 79km / 1364m
8: 99km / 1705m
9: 84km / 854m
South Africa - WC
20 Apr 18 to 22 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R4000 per person min.
Rating: 5/5 (1)
Distance: 159km Ascent: 3900m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
Cape Winelands MTB Encounter The three-day stage encounter will afford amateur higher net-worth mountain bikers with a passion for the sport the experience of a lifetime. The Cape Winelands offers some of the best mountain-biking terrain in the world; surrounded by beautiful mountains and historical towns, vineyards, orchards, wineries, luxury accommodation and the finest culinary experiences money can buy. It’s a MTB Encounter where riders are treated as VIP’s and where they will have access to wonderful hospitality. Spouses will also be able to book all meals with their riding counterparts, which creates a very unique and family orientated environment […]
1: 54km / 1500m
2: 57km / 1300m
3: 48km / 1100m
Portugal
20 Apr 18 to 25 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: 3.13/5 (3)
Distance: 388km Ascent: 10570m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: 6/10
Portugal Tour MTB PORTUGAL TOUR aims to provide to all the lovers of MTB, a 6 days adventure, crossing rails and mountains with different features. More than just an event, PORTUGAL TOUR attempt to offer to all Portuguese athletes one of a kind experience which until now can only be achieved out of the country. PORTUGAL TOUR is a team event (2 riders), where the team work is the main goal in the BTT world. With a professional team, many volunteers and associations you will have for sure more than a competition, one unique journey for one of the most […]
1: 6km / 64m
2: 81km / 2070m
3: 66km / 1906m
4: 94km / 3148m
5: 73km / 1812m
6: 67km / 1570m
Tunisia
21 Apr 18 to 28 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R26242 per person min. / EUR1900
Rating: -0.8/5 (1)
Distance: 110km Ascent: m Days: 8 Technical difficulty: 6/10
Sahara 100km The “Sahara 100km” leg race is part of the “Trail Running Adventure”, and It could well be considered ideal contact with the world of extreme sports. For some of the runners, it may be a final, definitive sporting accomplishment, while for others, it may become a launching pad for continued participation in highly demanding extreme running races. Only after having participated will it be possible to understand in which of the two categories each runner is in. The race exalts the spirit of each participant in search of his or her own personal feat, and in fact, all […]
1: 27km / m
2: 20km / m
3: 21km / m
4: 42km / m
South Africa - WC
21 Apr 18 to 22 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R3500 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: /10
Trail Girl 2 Day Run A FUN 2 Day Trail Run event for Woman only, no men with Tutus allowed. Running on the beautiful Indigenous hiking trails and coastline of the Garden Route between George and Sedgefield. Date: 8 – 9 April 2017 Venue: Fairy Knowe Hotel, Dumbleton Crescent, Wilderness, Garden Route, Western Cape Event Format: Solo’s Distances: Day 1: 18km, Indigenous forests Day 2: 20km, Lakes and Coasline Entry Fees per person: All meals are included from Dinner Friday to Lunch Sunday. All entries includes a 20 min Massage on Saturday Please note, no men allowed Option 1: Entry, NO Accommodation R 2300 Option 2: Entry and […]
1: 18km / m
2: 16km / m
Morocco
23 Apr 18 to 28 Apr 18 (± 26 weeks until event)
R na / EUR1990
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: km Ascent: m Days: 6 Technical difficulty: /10
Garmin Titan Desert THE TITAN DESERT by GARMIN MTB MARATHON is an endurance and orientation event for mountain bike (MTB) conducted as a Challenge, in which participants who arrive after the Control Time or drop out of a stage can start in the following stage, but without scoring in the general classification of that stage or in any other classifications.
South Africa - WC
26 Apr 18 to 1 May 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R7990 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 338km Ascent: m Days: 5 Technical difficulty: /10
The Trans Outeniqua MTB tour will start at Pine Creek River Resort in Great-Brak River and will take you over 3 mountain ranges, the Langeberg Mountains, over the Rooi Berge and over the Outeniqua Mountains. It is 5 days of exhilarating riding along and over the mountains. This is great long distance training for the Epic, but doable for the intermediate to fit Mountain biker. No technical riding. Stay at 4 star accommodation.
South Africa - WC
27 Apr 18 to 29 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R4480 per person min.
Rating: 1.6/5 (2)
Distance: 210km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
The Garden Route 300 he GR300’s new home on the calendar will be the last weekend of April (28-30 April 2017) which will allow you to maximise your time in Knysna as both Thursday the 27th and Monday the 1st of May are public holidays. This means no more rushing up to get to registration on Thursday evening and no more driving home tired on Sunday afternoon. Plus the GR300 is no longer the test of endurance it initially was, for 2017 the popular 2016 routes will be reinvigorated to ensure that the race provides more fun on the trails […]
1: 75km / m
2: 60km / m
3: 75km / m
South Africa - MP
27 Apr 18 to 30 May 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R2000 per person min.
Rating: 5/5 (1)
Distance: 338km Ascent: 6119m Days: 4 Technical difficulty: 7/10
PPS Panorama Tour The race takes place from 28th April to 1st May 2017 with registration on April 27th, 2017. The race starts and finishes each day at Casterbridge, White River. Entries are open and close on March 28th, 2017. The entry fee is R5500 (inc vat) per team of two riders. This entry fee includes giveaways, finisher memento, snacks on the route of days one to three and a meal before the time trial. Bulk entries of more than 7 teams receive a 5% discount. Please contact us for more details. There is a cut-off of 8 hours for the long days and 90 minutes […]
1: 107km / 2400m
2: 80km / 1292m
3: 113km / 2055m
4: 38km / 372m
Australia
27 Apr 18 to 28 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R225 per person min.
Rating: 4.6/5 (1)
Entries open: 30 Sep 2016
Distance: 77km Ascent: m Days: Technical difficulty: 5/10
The Lumberjack Lowdown What is the Lumberjack? Well it’s a 2 day stage race with multiple stage styles brought to you by the team who have bought you events like the Hellfire Cup, Kellevie 6 hour, Mtn Trails Hillbilly 24 hour and more. The philosophy behind the Lumberjack race format is about having an event that has something for all skill levels and trail riding styles. The Lumberjack has timed descents but is not a gravity enduro. The event uses some of our XC enduro course, but is not an XC race. The Lumberjack is purely and simply a trail […]
1: 24km / m
2: 20km / m
3: 4km / m
4: 21km / m
5: 1.8km / m
6: 1.6km / m
South Africa
27 Apr 18 to 29 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 225km Ascent: 4537m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 8/10
Thirsti Extreme Solo Stage Race The 28th April 2017 marks the date for the inaugural Thirsti Extreme Solo Stage race. Thirsti Natural Spring Water is water with a difference. It is sourced from deep within the Drakensberg, naturally filtered to keep the exact taste that nature intended. We are very excited to be hosting the Thirsti Extreme Solo Stage race on our property which sits in the rolling foothills of the Northern Drakensberg. We at Thirsti believe strongly in the benefits of an active lifestyle and a healthy diet. As such we are thrilled to be associated with mountain biking in South Africa. […]
1: 70km / 1567m
2: 90km / 1936m
3: 65km / 1034m
South Africa
27 Apr 18 to 29 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 130km Ascent: 2600m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 8/10
Thirsti Extreme 130km Race The 28th April 2017 marks the date for the inaugural Thirsti Extreme Solo Stage race. Thirsti Natural Spring Water is water with a difference. It is sourced from deep within the Drakensberg, naturally filtered to keep the exact taste that nature intended. We are very excited to be hosting the Thirsti Extreme Solo Stage race on our property which sits in the rolling foothills of the Northern Drakensberg. We at Thirsti believe strongly in the benefits of an active lifestyle and a healthy diet. As such we are thrilled to be associated with mountain biking in South Africa. The THIRSTI […]
1: 39km / 780m
2: 52km / 1040m
3: 39km / 780m
South Africa - MP
27 Apr 18 to 28 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: 5/5 (1)
Distance: 193km Ascent: m Days: 2 Technical difficulty: 7/10
PPS Panorama Tour Lite  The 2017 PPS Panorama Lite is now a competitive two-day race, complete with prize money. This mini-version of The PPS Panorama Tour takes place over the first two stages of its bigger brother. It is still for teams of two and will have prize money for three categories: best men, women and mixed teams. The two stages are 113km and 80km respectively, but the hills of Mpumalanga still present a significant challenge. The PPS Panorama Tour Lite is an opportunity for team mates to gain experience for the four-day “toughest race on tar”. Race Director, Fiona Coward comments, “The […]
1: 113km / m
2: 83km / m
South Africa - EC
27 Apr 18 to 29 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R2450 per person min.
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 200km Ascent: 3400m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: /10
Trek 2 Teebus All stages will start and finish at Harmonie farm, 12km West of Steynsburg town. GPS Coordinates: 31* 21’30.07″ S 25* 43’08.30″ E Click on the ‘Maps & Directions’ icon above to see map and directions to Race Start
1: 60km / 1200m
2: 65km / 1200m
3: 75km / 1000m
South Africa - MP
28 Apr 18 to 30 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R2600 per person min.
Rating: 2.87/5 (14)
Distance: 185km Ascent: 4300m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 8/10
  The 2017 Sabie Xperience MTB Stage Race Date: Saturday 29 April – Monday 1 May 2017. Race Venue: Floreat Riverside Lodge, Sabie, Mpumalanga, South Africa  The Move from the Mud! After the great weather and trail conditions experienced by riders in May 2015, the Sabie Xperience has definitely found a new calendar slot over the long week-end at the end of April to avoid the December heat, the torrential rains, mud and slush! This means lots more pure “Yeehaaa” MTB Fun on the flowing pine tree plantation single tracks, fast descending trails after those lung-busting climbs, less bike damage […]
1: 65km / 1650m
2: 80km / 1900m
3: 40km / 750m
United Kingdom
28 Apr 18 to 30 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R na
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 144km Ascent: m Days: 3 Technical difficulty: 7/10
Great Lakeland 3 Day Run The Great Lakeland run is an adventurous three-day mountain marathon with a unique, relaxed and friendly atmosphere that attracts both runners and long-distance walkers. Over the years the event has built up a dedicated following of competitors who enjoy the challenge of three long, consecutive days in the hills. Competitors can choose from either an Elite, A, B or C course. Competitors simply enter the event, and then choose whichever course they prefer on the day. This could either be Elite for all three days, Elite, B then A or any ‘mix-and-match’ combination. All competitors […]
Namibia
29 Apr 18 to 4 May 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R na / USD: $3,700
Rating: Not yet rated
Distance: 250km Ascent: m Days: 7 Technical difficulty: /10
Sahara Race (Namibia) 2017 is a 7-day, 250-kilometer / 155-mile self-supported footrace located in the Namib Desert in the Skeleton Coast National Park. The course takes competitors across stunning desert terrain in the oldest desert of the world. Competitors will cross a great diversity of scenery and terrain including beaches where the desert meets the Atlantic Ocean, traverse through Seal colonies, salt pans, salt lakes which are home to flamingos, the infamous dunes of the Namib desert, into dry riverbeds where a hint of water gives way to lush green vegetation, past deserted oil and diamond mines and across vast […]
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Namibia
29 Apr 18 to 30 Apr 18 (± 27 weeks until event)
R950 per person min.
Rating: