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CYCLISTS' GUIDE
GRINDROD BANK BERG & BUSH DESCENT - THREE DAYS
DATE 25 June 2021
TIME 06h30
ORGANISERS Berg and Bush
DISTANCE 200;
PROVINCE KwaZulu-Natal
START VENUE Windmill Farm,Oliviershoek Pass R74,Phuthaditjaba, Northern Drakensberg
PRIMARY CONTACT
NAME Jani Maritz
NUMBER 083-2295585
EMAIL jani@bergandbush.co.za
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SECONDARY CONTACT
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ENTRY DETAILS



Pre-entries: www.bergandbush.co.za. Entries are limited to 200 teams of two.




DIRECTIONS

Race Start Coordinates: -28.55333641399535, 29.075547565180386 

Race Finish Coordinates: -28.6774161621299, 29.533274580116995 

THE RUN


The race name implies a downhill ride from the Drakensberg escarpment to the valleys of KwaZulu-Natal. The route involves three days of stage racing in an Eden.




Day 1 – Distance: 99 kilometres. Total ascent: 1,106 metres.


Day 2 – Distance: 60 kilometres. Total ascent: 900 metres.


Day 3 – Distance: 50 kilometres. Total ascent: 930 metres.
MEDIA RELEASE
Race Name Release Date Media Release
ORGANISER
NAME Berg and Bush
PROVINCE KwaZulu Natal
EMAIL
WEBSITE www.bergandbush.co.za
ADDRESS

CONTACT PERSON
NAME Nicky Green
PROVINCE
EMAIL green@futurenet.co.za]
NUMBER
ADDRESS

RACES BY THIS CLUB
TYPE PROVINCE RACE DATE VENUE CONTACT NUMBER
KwaZulu-Natal Grindrod Bank Berg & Bush MTB Great Mid-Week Trek - Three Days 01 January 2021 Windmill Farm R74,Oliviershoek Pass Phuthaditjaba, Northern Drakensberg Jani Maritz 083-2295585
KwaZulu-Natal Grindrod Bank Berg & Bush Descent - Three Days 01 January 2021 Windmill Farm Oliviershoek Pass R74 Phuthaditjaba, Northern Drakensberg Jani Maritz 083-2295585
KwaZulu-Natal Grindrod Bank Berg & Bush Original - Two Days 01 January 2021 Windmill Farm Oliviershoek Pass R74 Northern Drakensberg Jani Maritz 083-2295585
KwaZulu-Natal Grindrod Bank Berg & Bush MTB Tour - Three Days 15 June 2021 Windmill Farm Self Catering Cottages R74 to Phuthaditjhaba Jani Maritz 083-2295585
KwaZulu-Natal Grindrod Bank Berg & Bush Original - Two Days 19 June 2021 Windmill Farm Oliviershoek Pass R74 Northern Drakensberg Jani Maritz 083-2295585
EDITORS NOTES



EDITORS NOTES

The original two day stage race met the standard in every way, so the organisers decided to add to the magic by having a three day event as well. The two day event is staged a week later and you can expect a similar calibre of organisation.



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