Table Mountain Challenge 2017

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2017-09-03 06:00 - 17:00
Jan van Riebeeck Sports Field
Address: De Hoop Avenue Cape Town, Western Cape South Africa

Table Mountain Challenge, one of the most sought after races on the trail running calendar.

Endure the full 43km on your own, or be part of a duo team, with a whacky name to represent your spirit!

We are mixing things up in 2017, reverse route!

43km Solo is a UTMB qualifier!
Evaluation Criteria
Endurance points: 3 points
Mountain level: 6
Finisher level: 310

CLICK HERE to register for UTMB

See route HERE!

CATEGORIES

Solo – 43km – R595

Lite – Leg 2 (22km) – R395

Duo Team (2) – R790
Athlete 1 – Leg 1 (21km)
Athlete 2 – Leg 2 (22km)

This event uses Timing Chips with LiveTime. The chip is compulsory. You will not be allowed to start the event without a chip.
Rent: R10
Permanent: R50
You will find these options on your entry form.

Click for 2016 RESULTS

Click for 2015 RESULTS
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Registration

Online entries close Wednesday before the event

Registration will be on Thursday and Friday before the event, venue TBC

COMPULSORY Equipment

1. Water – Carry at least 1.5L
2. Food – Energy Bar/ Sandwich/ Banana.
3. Fully charged cellphone (072 924 2371 – emergencies only)
4. Windbreaker is compulsory. Waterproof jacket is compulsory if rain is expected. NO EXCUSES!
5. Space Blanket

Cut-offs:

TBC

Start Times:

7h00 – Duo (JvR)

7h00 – Lite (Constantia Nek)

7h10 – Solo Batch A (JvR)

7h20 – Solo Batch B (JvR)

7h30 – Solo Batch C (JvR)

7h40 – Solo Batch D (JvR)

7h50 – Solo Batch E (JvR)

#tmc2017

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    You will find these options on your entry form.

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