Join us for a truly unique journey on your mountain bike, up the Eastern Coast of South Africa : the 2021 staging of the 
Prudential PE PLETT.

The 9th staging of this incredible event will set off from the famous Woodridge School, only a few minutes drive from Port Elizabeth and finish 4 days later on the famous otters trail into Natures Valley, Plettenberg Bay.

The event runs from 4th of February, follows four days of breath-taking riding to finish on the 7th of February.

Entries open 15th March 2020


Prudential PE PLETT race top

A custom Velo race cycling top designed by Vye Custom cycle kit. Complete with spandex chest panel. Fitted with moisture managing two way stretch, birds eye material on the back. Light weight breathable mesh side panels. Soft race colour. Gel gripper waste elastic, all zipped together with a fine YKK zip.

2020 Prudential PE PLETT after-movie

Well done to Gavin Mulder for winning our #KeepTheCadence competition and an entry to the 2021 Prudential PE PLETT. The 2021 event will take place from 4-7 February 2021 If you would like to win like Gavin, stay tuned to our page throughout the year. As we we will be...

Lunch with Mugg & Bean

The Prudential PE PLETT is excited to announce that Mugg & Bean have come on board to supply all our riders with delicious lunch every day of this unique journey. Filler & Cappuccino Refuel for the journey ahead with a Filler and Easy Cappuccino at Mugg &...

Endurade sports: Official hydration partner

What are the ENDURADE raw bars are coated* with? Entry form can be found near the bottom of this page, so can the answer..Endurade sports nutrition have partnered with the Prudential PE Plett premier mountain bike stage race as the official hydration partner for the...

Lynty Bevan: from route setter to race finisher

Dave and I have been involved with the Prudential PE Plett since its inception in 2013 as the route markers, sticking thousands of stickers up along the way with the aid of our motorbikes. Right from the very first event I told him would love to ditch the engine and...

Train with DR Mike part 2

Cleat in and watch the second instalment of our PE PLETT video series with Dr. Mike Posthumus and David Knee, Prudential CIO. In this episode we continue our discussion on training principles, with a special focus on the importance of recovery between sessions.We’ve...

Titan Racing Bikes become official bike partner of Prudential PE Plett

Titan Racing Bikes have partnered with the Prudential PE Plett premier mountain bike stage race as the official bike partner for the 8th edition of the event. Following Titan Racing’s recent launch of the Cypher and Cypher RS, Titan Racing will be providing a backup...

Wanting to come along for the vibe?

Wanting to stay over in the race village and follow the 2020 Prudential PE PLETT? This is open to all members of the public who might be supporting their family members on the ride, supporting their team and providing backup or just keen to come along and enjoy some...

Have you been from Plett to PE?

The Prudential PE PLETT, a truly unique MTB race. Not only is the race unique because it covers such a varying degree of coastline and eco systems. The Prudential PE PLETT also changes direction each year and alternates starting point between Plettenberg Bay and Port...

Win a Prudential PE PLETT custom top worth R1100.00

All entries after the 15th of December will not receive a race pack.Get your entry in and you could be walking away a full custom Prudential PE PLETT top made by Vye Cycle Kit worth R1100.00.   Watch the video below and fill out your answer. Good Luck!THE TOUGH...

Win an Entry to the 2020 Prudential PE PLETT!

Yip, you read that right! All you have to do to enter is head over to our Facebook page by clicking the button below, follow the instructions in the competition post and that's it! Entries close on 13th December 2019. The winner will be contacted directly and will be...


Tented accommodation at Kurland Polo Fields.
Enjoy a little more
comfort during the race.
Accommodation at Tsitsikamma, Suiderland
and Zuurbron.
Let us take the hassle out organising your accommodation and transfers to and from the PE airport.



We would encourage all riders or potential riders to contact us through our email address only. This mail will be circulated to the correct person within Red Cherry Adventures and a response to email enquiry will be guaranteed within 48hrs.


156 Villiers Rd, Walmer
PO Box 15710, Emerald Hill
Port Elizabeth - 6011

Tel +27 (0) 41 581 5335
Fax +27 (0) 41 581 5334
Email – info@peplett.co.za


8 Repens Rd, Paradyskloof
PO Box 12083, Die Boord
Stellenbosch - 7613

Shaun Glover
Cell +27 (0) 82 691 3515