On 27 October 2018 Jakhals Events will be hosting the 4th edition of Surval Stof En Teer Road/MTB race in Oudtshoorn, with Surval Boutique Olive Estate as the main sponsor of the race with prize money to the value of R30 000, up for grabs.
The main aim of the event is to combine the Mountain Bike and Road Cycling disciplines.
This year the dynamic will change slightly, instead of the traditional 4 man team, teams will consist of 2 riders – the road cyclist will cover a distance of 65km, while the mountain biker will cover 75km to the finish-line.
The race will start at Smitswinkel with road cycling teams following the route to Schoemanshoek into the Matjiesrivier valley where road cyclist will hand over to the mountain biker waiting at Kobus se Gat. The mountain bikers will cross a private nature resort at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains, turn into Latgansvlei valley and cross several working farms with ostriches, tobacco fields and onion seed production areas.
After returning to the outskirts of Oudtshoorn, riders will travel on the gravel road to the finish-line in an Olive orchard at the Surval Boutique Olive Estate.
Riders can enter in the following Categories: 2 Man Team – One rider will start on the road bike, cover a distance of 65km, and hand over to his MTB partner who will ride 75km to the finish line. Solo Team – Start with road bike, after 65km change over to the MTB bike and finish 75km later.
Solo Team – Start and finish on the Gravel Bike and finish the distance of 108km at the Surval Boutique Olive Estate.
For Online Entries: www.cycleevents.co.za/road-events/surval-stof-en-teer-2018-2/ or contact Jakhals Events – 074 260 2871