Van Gaalen Backyard Ultra
Backyard Ultra Series

Van Gaalen Cheese Farm has hosted a number of Backyard events and is a favourite amongst those looking to push their distance. With elevation gain of only 39m per lap, this relatively flat route, is the perfect chance for participants to challenge themselves.

Event Details
Venue: Van Gaalen Cheese Farm, Hartbeespoort
Date: Saturday 20th July
Start Time: 09H00
Entry Fee:
R360 – Backyard Dabble ‘5 laps or less*
R590 – Backyard Unlimited ‘6 laps and more
*Note on Dabble Entries*
Backyard Dabble entries do not qualify for a finisher shirt. Dabble entries can however upgrade their entry on the day if you plan to go further than 5 laps and would like to get a Finisher shirt.

Entry Includes:
Finish Line Beer | Hot Showers | Camping Facilities | Full medical support | Marked and prepared route | Venue fee | Race shirt | Race medal | Incredible Trail Running Experience | And lots more……

Silver Ticket Event:
Van Gaalen Backyard Ultra is a ‘Silver Ticket’ event meaning that the winners of the Silver Ticket events will have a place on the national team. The Backyard Ultra World Team Champs will take place on the 15th of October 2024.

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