This is currently only a pre-registration list for 2021. You will be notified via email when the entries will open for payment.
Ride The Karoo on a journey of 160km or 80km through the beautiful Sneeuberg region experiencing wildlife, water point stops like no other in the of-the-beaten-path village of Nieu Bethesda to the typical windpomp scenes along the way back to Fairview farm where you will spend two nights under the Karoo stars. The Karoo and its people truly shows in the food! Participants will be treated to a Karoo braai, fresh farm bread, condensedmilk coffee, koeksisters & craft beer.
Ride The Karoo’s 160km heads out towards Compassberg on a combination of smooth jeeptracks and district roads. Riders will gradually be going up in elevation followed by a downhill that will most definitely put a huge grin on your face as riders make their way down to the quaint village of Nieu Bethesda. Here they will be greeted by the third and main water point on the day. Here riders will be treated to ice cold, locally brewed craft beer and numerous bites to fuel them for the second half of the ride. As riders head out of Nieu Bethesda to complete the other half of their ride, they enter the Sneeuberg Nature Reserve where numerous wildlife like kudus, wildebeest, zebras and more can be seen. Riders will have 6 water points to fuel up along the way.
Ride The Karoo’s 80km ride also head out along the same route as the 160’s but take a short cut just past water point 1 at about 22km into their ride to join in on the second half of the long route, passing local farms and numerous wildlife scenes along the way. The 80km ride will have three water points on the route.
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More information: 100miler.ridethekaroo.co.za/
This event supports team entries for certain classes, but teams must consist of 2 participants per team.
Fairview Farm | Middelburg, Middelburg, EC
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