Blyde Wildlife Estate, 19 May 2018, Hoedspruit
Part of the Pam Golding Wildlife Estate Trail Run Series, the Blyde Trail Run is the third on the list. Set in the exclusive Blyde Wildlife Estate, you will get a chance to run on the banks of the beautiful Blyde River. The river is teaming with hippo and crocs so run that section fast! There will also other various species to see on your run.
Although this is the third in the series, don’t let this be the the only one, to see and enter the full series click here
Start: 20km – 7am, 10km – 7:30am, 5km – 7:45am.
Walkers are welcome on the 5km and 10km courses. Kids under 11 must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration & late entries from 6am – 7:30am. Please arrive with plenty of time to process your registration!
Pre-registration is available at Pam Golding Hoedspruit at no. 3, Rock Fig Lifestyle Centre, Hoedspruit, on the Friday before the event . Contact them on +27 15 793 2712 for directions or find them here
A KidZone will be available for children 2yrs+, so parents can get out on the trails! Experienced childminders and stimulating, fun games will be available R30-00 per child. (What’s a KidZone?)
There is plenty accommodation in and around Hoedspruit via Airbnb but we will post options closer to the venue on our Facebook page where possible.
Early Bird prices are available until midday 08 March 2018, don’t miss out on this awesome offer.
Pre-entries close at MIDDAY on Wednesday 16 May 2018. Late entries are available, but R40.00 surcharge applies (U18s exempt).
The series, being heavily community focused, has some great opportunities for you to contribute towards the environment and runners who otherwise would not have had the exposure to these type of events. A portion of your entry fee for this event will go towards the Blyde Wildlife Estate conservation fund.
Furthermore you are able to sponsor the entry fees for learners from a list of pre-selected schools where you will be able to send runners to take part in the 5km event. To take part in this wonderful opportunity click here
Each event will also have a shoe drop box which will allow you to donate old or new running shoes to those who could sorely use a decent pair.
- Blyde Wildlife Estate Trail Run
May 19, 2018
6:00 am - 11:00 am
Venue Phone: 071 554 3503
Venue Website: https://www.facebook.com/Bluemountainrestaurantonblyde/Address:
Blyde Wildlife Estate is a 394 hectare wildlife estate situated along the Blyde River with exquisite views of the Drakensberg Mountains and riverine forest. The estate, which is now pet friendly, consists of 154 full title stands of approximately 4000 square meters each, a clubhouse with restaurant, spa, gym and picnic site. Also within the Estate is a wilderness area for outdoor enjoyment. The estate is home to a large number of plains game such as Waterbuck, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Nyala, Impala and Kudu to name a few. Situated just outside Hoedspruit along the R527 towards the mountains, this is a great opportunity to own your own property in secure wildlife estate.