Masgcor Cederberg 100 Miler
South Africa’s most breathtaking
ride it in 1 day for a proper challenge, OR in 2 days for an unforgettable experience
21/22 April 2018
Masgcor Cederberg 100 Miler
21 – 22 April 2018
The Cederberg 100 Miler is proudly brought to you by MASGCOR, the leading supplier and manufacturer of fruit packing machines in South Africa.
The Masgcor Cederberg 2-day MTB Trek (The Trek)
Start (7h30) at The Yellow Aloe in Clanwilliam on Saturday 21 April 2018 and finish at Nuwerust in the heart of the Cederberg. Day 1 is over 74km and will provide
2 full water points and one water-only stop, a beer stop and lots of beautiful scenery. No cut-off will be enforced, unless you spend way too much time at the beer stop!
Start (7h30) at Nuwerust and finish at Kaleo Guest Farm. Day 2 is over 84km and will provide 2 full water points and 2 water-only stops. PLEASE take adequate hydration if hot weather is expected!
Luggage will be transported to Nuwerust and then back to the finish at Kaleo by shuttle over the two days.
Entry fee (compulsory cost) is R1 750 (includes goodie bag, t-shirt and medal; camping spot, tent, mattress and all meals at the halfway stop at Nuwerust)
Supporter fee (joining at Nuwerust) is R500 (includes camping spot, tent, mattress and all meals at Nuwerust)
You can bring your own tent if you prefer, but the entry fee is the same.
Shuttles: Depart from Kaleo on Friday 20 April 2018 at 15h00, will take riders to Clanwilliam and they will leave their cars at Kaleo over the weekend. Shuttle has to be booked with organisers (firstname.lastname@example.org) at a cost of R500pp. No shuttles for supporters .
No supporters for riders of The Trek allowed on the route with the riders. Supporters must depart to the halfway stop and to the finish at least 30 mins before riders set off.
THE RACE ROUTE PROFILE
The Masgcor Cederberg 100Miler:
The 1-day 100Miler (The Race) will start at The Yellow Aloe in Clanwilliam at 6h30 on Sunday 22 April 2018 and finish at Kaleo Guest Farm. 160km; 3000m elevation. There will be 4 full feed zones plus 4 water-only emergency water points . PLEASE take adequate hydration if hot weather is expected!
Luggage will be transported back to the finish at Kaleo by shuttle/sweep vehicle.
Entry fee (compulsory cost) R850 (includes goodie bag, t-shirt and medal)
Shuttles: Depart from Kaleo on Saturday 21 April 2018 at 15h00, will take riders to Clanwilliam and they will leave their cars at Kaleo overnight. Shuttle has to be booked with organisers (email@example.com) at a cost of R500pp. No shuttles for supporters .
No supporters for riders of The Race allowed on the route. Supporters must take the detour via Citrusdal over Middelberg Pass. Any riders who are supported on the route will be disqualified.
22-23 April 2017
Clanwilliam to Koue Bokkeveld via Nuwerust
The Race: 160km
Trek Day 1: 80km
Trek Day 2: 80km
Supper and breakfast at Nuwerust are included in the Trek entry. Optional Friday / Saturday pre-race supper at Clanwilliam for Trek and Race entries/supporters. Post-ride meal at Kaleo is available to order for both Race and Trek entries/supporters.
Pre-race supper: R100
Post-race supper: R100
The Race: R750
The Trek: R1200
Professional medical personnel will be on stand by at all times all along the route. Please inform the organisers of any serious medical condition prior to the race.
Camping at the Olympic Race Village at Nuwerust after Day 1 of The Trek only includes camping gear if option was selected and paid for. If not, then each rider / supporter has to bring their own that will be transported with the rest of the luggage.
There will be 4 kickass waterpoints along the route. Stocked with all the nutritional goodies you'll be craving for on a route this long.
Riders may be accompanied at Nuwerus by supporters, but may not be supported on route. Supporters have to depart to Nuwerus at least 1 hour before start of Day 1. Camping and meals for supporters at Nuwerus must be booked by riders upon entry. Chalet accommodation at the Olympic Race Village at Nuwerus is limited and has to be booked with Nuwerus directly. Supporters have to leave 1 hour before The Trek starts on Day 2.
Departs on Saturday at Kaleo, will take riders to Clanwilliam and they will leave their cars at Kaleo overnight. Shuttle has to be booked with organisers (contact below) at a cost of R350pp.
The Trek – riders have the option to book a driver for their vehicle. Your car will be waiting for you at Kaleo when you are finished. R350 per vehicle. Contact us to arrange.
Riders are responsible for their own mechanical needs. Supporters will not be able to provide mechanical support along the route.
The Yellow Aloe
The town that is synonymous with Rooibos tea, Riel dances and the Cederberge will be our starting point. Both The Race and The Trek will start at the Yellow Allow Guest House.
Distance from Cape Town: 230km
GPS: 32°11’49.8″S 18°53’47.5″E
Olympic Race Village
Nuwerust Rest Camp is situated in the Breëkrans river valley, surrounded by majestic southern Cederberg mountains. Sponsored by Olympic, this halfway rest stop is sure to one of the highlights of the route.
Distance from Cape Town: 256 km
GPS: 32°33’42.1″S 19°22’41.1″E
Kaleo Guest Farm
Situated on the edge of the Koue Bokkeveld and the Ceres Valley, the Kaleo Guest Farm is well known for its mountain biking trails.
Distance from Cape Town: 180km
GPS: 33°08’29.1″S 19°22’17.8″E