Grab a wrench and start tightening those bolts and adjusting your seat because the two-day MTB Funky Challenge is fast approaching! Giving contestants unbelievable value for money without compromising on thrills or frills, this new addition to the Funky Fynbos MTB calendar will push you to your limits while keeping your bank balance out of the red.
Spanning 95 km on purpose-built tracks that cut through alien vegetation on natural lines and breaks, you and your trusted steel steed will traverse some of the most breathtaking private farms in the Walker Bay Conservancy. But don’t let the beauty fool you. Steep climbs will have you feel the burn as you climb the mountains surrounding Gansbaai. Singletracks will help you flow through the newly made tracks as you gain speed down gravity aided descents. The start/finish point for each day will be at the Lomond Wine Estate.
Contestant have the option of doing both days or only one of the days. There are a number of other festivities and activities happening over the weekend, including Trail running races, Canoeing, even box cart racing. Bring your friends and family along and enjoy they Funky Fynbos Festival in the Overberg.
For more information and online entries go to www.entryninja.com