PEPLETT - 4 day mountainbike stage race
The 2018 staging of Fedgroup PEPLETT, an incredible MTB adventure, will start at Kurland Polo Field, near Plettenberg Bay and finish at Crossways, just outside Port Elizabeth. The weather was so good to us in 2017, we're sticking to the recipe, so this year it will run from 1 - 4 March.
Enter now .... !
We have opened up this incredible 4 Day MTB Adventure to E Bikes. Please note it is not a Race and you will be issued with personalised number boards and will start 30 min after the LITE category each day. The routes of the E Bikes will follow the LITE route only and you can do at your leisure. GPS Navigation is imperative for the E Bike Category. Click on the LITE button to Enter. You have a choice of riding in a Team or Solo and non E bikes are welcome to join you as a partner in this category.
Entries are now closed.
Package Cost - R 1100 per rider
- Lunch and Supper on 1st day
- Breakfast and Lunch on 2nd Day
- 2 great days riding on the Fedgroup PE PLETT
Email email@example.com for an Entry form.
If 4 days is too much, or you can't get time off work then the best way to sample what the Fedgroup PE PLETT is all about is to enter the Weekend Warrior.
You have the option of riding either Days 1 & 2 or Days 3 & 4 and there are only 20 spots available in each. You have the choice of riding the LITE or TOUGH ONE and can either do it SOLO or as a TEAM.
Kurland to Brakkeduine Days 1 & 2 - 1st & 2nd March
Starting at Kurland Polo Fields you ride Otters Trail, SanParks, Grootrivier Pass, Bloukrans and finish off through Cape Pine Forests all the way to Tsitsikamma Falls Adventure Village. Day 2 is more Forest and then through countless dairy farms all the way to the 4x4 Dune fields of Brakkeduine and Day 2 village.
Day 1 Day 2
LITE 69km 1250m LITE 76km 930m
TOUGH 93km 1910m TOUGH 92km 1960m
Brakkeduine to Crossways Day 3 & 4 - 3rd & 4th March
Starting at Brakkeduine through the Eskom conservancy into St Francis Bay and then some fine single track all the way to Aston Bay, J Bay and into the Farm of Zuurbron. The last day into Crossways is single track heaven through Zuurbron Bike park and into Longmore and finally the 3 Rivers trails.
Day 3 Day 4
LITE 79km 870m LITE 57km 660m
TOUGH 86km 1050m TOUGH 71km 1400m