MTB Routes

We pride ourselves on our world-class MTB routes!

Special attention is given to the following:

  • Single track quality enhancement
  • Jeep track quality
  • Flow of cyclists (reducing congestion and safer cycling track)
  • Emphasis on quality of MTB routes

 MOUNTAIN BIKE ROUTES

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80 km Mountain Bike Route and Profile 

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50 km Mountain Bike Route and Profile 

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30 km Mountain Bike Profile 

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15 km Mountain Bike Profile 

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GENERAL RACE NOTES:

  • ALL cyclists must follow their demarcated route
  • 15 km MTB route is suitable for beginners

YOU MUST UNDERSTAND THE FOLLOWING MTB ROUTE MARKING SYSTEM

  • Orange day-glow spots on trees / red and white danger tape / black arrow and danger signs on white signboards
  • Follow the orange day-glow route markers
  • Arrows are mainly at intersections
  • All intersections are clearly marked
  • A cross on a tree denotes a wrong route
  • If you do not see a marker for 300m you are lost
  • Backtrack until you find a Marshal or the previous route marker
  • Marshals will be placed mainly at intersections along the main Concordia Road and at water points
  • It is up to you to follow the route and OBEY ALL TRAFFIC RULES
  • Slower cyclists must move over for faster competitors
  • Faster riders to indicate by calling “passing left / right”
  • Riders retiring from the race must give the Back Marker or any Marshal their number
  • Keep left, especially along all main roads. It is possible that vehicles could be on the course
  • It is compulsory to wear a helmet!
  • Take care on the downhills, there may be some hidden obstacles
  • No fires or smoking is allowed in the forest!
  • All Marshals must be obeyed
  • Riders to make way for emergency vehicles
  • Unsafe or dangerous riding on “caution sections” will not be allowed
  • All bicycles to be in good working order ie. both brakes working, water bottles with holders, pump, puncture kit, good drive chains etc.