Backyard Ultra Series ‘South Africa’ Race #1

Race #1 - Van Gaalen Cheese Farm

  • By Wannado Events
  • Hartbeespoort, NW, South Africa
  • February
  • 07:00

Backyard Ultra Series – South Africa

Backyard Ultra comes to South Africa in an exciting national series format and will take participants to 5 locations around the country each with varying terrain and unique challenges. Participants are required to consecutively run a distance of 6,706 meters (4.167 miles) in less than one hour. The participants who run the most laps – wins!

Race #1 Van Gaalen Cheese Farm, Hartbeesport, NW, South Africa 20th February 2021

Participants can expect changing terrain around the 6,706km loop from bamboo tunnels, river trails, swing bridge crossings and forest paths.

Facilities available are: Camping / Showers / Restaurant and bar / Phone charging stations / Power / Gas Braai / Massages / Dam for a quick dip / Coffee

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Race Details

Loop Details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
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Feet of Climb (day loop)
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Feet of Climb (night loop)
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Venue Surface (day loop)
Single track, jeep track, plantation pathways, cycle track
Venue Surface (night loop)
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