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Otjihavera – Entries Closed!

Otjihavera – entries closed!

PLEASE note that event dates have changed to 23/24/25 August 2019!!!

This unique three day mountain bike team event is generously sponsored by FNB and Windhoek Light.  With some all exciting new routes – this event will start and finish again at Midgard Country Estate.

We would like to express our gratitude towards Midgard Country Estate for assisting us with water points, marshals, etc.  Without them this race will not be possible.

We also thank our other sponsors for their generous contribution towards prices, goody bags and lucky draw prices and for the food and drinks at the water points.

WHAT IS NEW IN 2019?

Prologue – There will be a Prologue this year again but it will be used for seading.  The Prologue is on Friday afternoon, 23 August 2019.  This will consist of a timed time trail around the Midgard Country Lodge area and Game Park. The Ranking of the Prologue will be used for the next day’s seading.

We also have a kids race this year organised by Cycling Kids Namibia. The race will be held on Saturday and Sunday with the same format as the big event – just shorter distance. This will teach our kids great team effort.The ages that may take part in the kids race are from U/10 until U/16.

Combined age of 24 years and less will ride 15km.

Combined age of 25 -32 years will ride 30km. (2 loops)

The kids team can consist of only girls or only boys NO MIXED TEAM

IT IS ALL ABOUT TEAM WORK

For the FNB Otjihavera Experience you need to participate in a team of 2 riders.  Age categories will be determined by the combined age of the 2 riders in the team as at 31 Dec 2019.  The youngest participants need to turn 18 by 31 December 2019.

Entries Close – 20 August 2019. Last day for substitutions – 15 August 2019, at a fee of N$ 250.00 per rider change.

Please note that Entry Fees are not refundable.

HOW TO ENTER

SORRY, but the entries are closed

This Post Has 2 Comments
    1. Dear Barry, distances and route profile will be posted soon. You can expect the following: Friday 15km (this year compulsory); Saturday 66km and Sunday 50km

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