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Groote Post Country Run 2017
Sunday 29 October 2017

Groote Post Vineyards, Darling
Groote Post invites you to put some spring in your step, and head out to the Darling Hills, for the Trail Running event...

What better way to celebrate the start of summer than with a Trail Run and a Country Market? For the fit and the adventurous, the Groote Post Country Run will give you an early start leading into the market. So, put some spring in your step with a choice of three trails, all featuring stunning views of mountains and the ocean:

21km Bobbejaanberg Challenge 10km Atlantic View Route 4km Ommie-Dam Fun Run
Start Time: 07h00
Entry Fee: R200
Start time: 07h30
Entry Fee: R150
Start time: 08h00
Entry Fee: R80

Registration opens at 06h00 and the first runners head off at 08h30. Coffee and breakfast will be on offer as well as a secure, supervised Kid-Zone where runners can leave their little ones in the care of experienced child-minders. The finish line is always a welcome sight as the festive atmosphere of the market greets you on your return. There are shower facilities for those wanting to freshen up before taking on the market and relaxing into an easy summer afternoon.

This event uses Timing Chips with LiveTime. The chip is compulsory. You will not be allowed to start the event without a chip.
Rent: R10 | Permanent: R50
You will find these options on your entry form.

ENTER HERE Online entries close Thursday, 26 October 2017.

Late Entries & Registration

21km Bobbejaanberg Challenge 10km Atlantic View Route 4km Ommie-Dann Fun Run
Registration: 06h00
Late Entry Fee: R220
Registration: 06h30
Late Entry Fee: R170
Registration: 07h00
Late Entry Fee: R100

Venue Groote Post Vineyards, Darling Hills Road
Directions: Follow the R27, the West Coast Road towards Langebaan. Turn right onto the Darling Hills Road opposite Grotto Bay turnoff. After 10 km, turn right to the Groote Post cellar. Alternatively, take the R307 out of Darling towards Cape Town and turn off at the Darling Hills Road. After 7 km turn left to the Groote Post Cellar.

GPS Coordinates: S 33° 29’ 0.5” E 018° 24’ 35.0

Groote Post Estate: Only an hour’s drive from Cape Town, the historic Groote Post farm, owned by the Pentz family and situated in the Darling Hills, presents a rustic and rural atmosphere with undulating hills, vast open spaces and warm country hospitality. In addition to a wide range of award-winning wines, Hilda’s Kitchen’s superb culinary experience and Farm Drives through the private game camp and vineyards, Groote Post also offers spectacular views of the Atlantic coast and Table Mountain, nature walks, bird-watching in the hide on the dam and spectacular West Coast flowers in spring.

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Contact Details
Name: Trail Running ZA
Phone: +27.214244579

Tel: +27.224922825   Fax: +27.862713993   Email:  
P.O. Box 103, Darling, 7345, South Africa