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AfricanX

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Location:
South Africa - Western Cape
Event type:
Run Stage
Entries open:
Event dates:
16 Mar 2018 - 3 day event
± 2 weeks until event
Race Organiser:
Race Director:
Email:
entries@stillwatersports.com

Pro Nutro AfricanX

 

The AfricanX Trail run presented by New Balance, born in 2009, has become one of South Africa’s iconic Trail Races and the biggest Stage Trail Run in the country! From a modest 120 teams in 2009, the event has grown and is now capped at 250 teams!

After spending the first 4 years based in Kleinmond, the AfricanX moved to the historic Houw Hoek Inn in 2013! Offering the perfect location for the Race Village with the spectacular Overberg Mountains as a backdrop, runners enjoyed three days of fantastic running through some of the best terrain in the area while being spoilt with beautiful views and newly built trails!… [read more]

Weather conditions

Hot

Season: Summer

Route Information

Distance:
89km
Ascent:
2014m

Terrain

mixed

Technical Rating:

Stage details

Day
Distance
Ascent
Route
1:
33km
914m
Starting and finishing at the Houw Hoek Inn
2:
34km
1100m
Ongegund Lodge, Sir Lowry’s Pass Village to Paul Cluver Amphitheatre
3:
22km

Entry Fee details

Entry pp R2900 to 3900

OPTION 1: INCLUDES breakfast and lunch, NO accommodation, NO dinner R2900 OPTION 2: INCLUDES breakfast, lunch AND dinner, NO accommodation R3400 OPTION 3: INCLUDES breakfast, lunch, dinner AND tented accommodation at Houw Hoek R3900

Race reviews

http://www.thetrailshop.co.za/race-report-pronutro-africanx/
The run, walk, run strategy now became a survival strategy to water point 4, and from here push towards the finish line....[read more]
http://landiegreyling.com/ourafricanx/
From the gun, we pushed hard to go for the stage win, but unfortunately my ill body had other plans. Nevertheless, we were absolutely delighted with our overall victory and together, we realized our dream!.....[read more]
http://alturl.com/i3388
We ran really well together, shared in each other’s joy of trail running and formed an even stronger friendship – which is one of take home memories from the race.
http://trailrunner.co.za/2015/03/pronutro-run-the-africanx-2015/
This past weekend, one of the most beautiful races was held at Houw Hoek Inn in Grabouw. Set over three days, ProNutro Run The AfricanX covers a total of 90km with 2600m in elevation gain.....

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