Munnik Meerkat Mountainbike Challenge

The 2024 race will be held on Saturday, 20 April.

Race Starts

ENTRIES OPENING SOON

Welcome to the Munnik Meerkat Mountainbike Challenge

We are proud to announce that the 15th Munnik Meerkat Mountain Bike Challenge race will be held on Saturday, 20 April 2024. Entries will be opening soon.

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL ONLY BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A PRIZE IN THE CATEGORY YOU REGISTERED UNDER, AND NO E-BIKES WILL QUALIFY FOR PRIZES!!! 

THERE ARE SOME EXCITING NEW CATEGORIES - GO AND CHECK THEM OUT!!!

  • If you want to participate in the 70km race, you must be 19 years or older on the 31st of December 2024.
  • If you want to participate in the 35 km race, you must be a Sub-Junior or older
  • The 10km fun ride is open to all ages, however prizes will only be awarded to the following categories:
    • Nippers (8 - 10yrs)
    • Sprogs (11 - 12yrs)
    • 1st, 2nd, 3rd boys and girls

 The prize list will also be available in the Munnik Hall on race day and can also be viewed under Prizes above. 

Please note that there are only 400 of our wonderful Goody Bags available - first entries will receive!

This race is presented by members of the Munnik Farmers' Association.

We are very proud to announce that our event is still a qualifier for Limpopo colours.  Only the 35km and 70km race will be used as Limpopo Colours qualifiers and will be timed races.

The 10km is a fun ride, as all rides less than 15km are considered fun rides and can not be seen or used as Provincial or National colours qualifiers.

Race Information

There are 3 race options available:

  • 70km marathon starting at 07h00 (R280 entry fee)
  • 35km half-marathon starting at 07h30 (R220 entry fee)
  • 10km fun ride starting at 08h00 (R100 entry fee)

PLEASE NOTE:  Registration closes half an hour before the race starts

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PLEASE NOTE: Cycling SA requires that each cyclist doing MORE THAN 20km PRODUCE A CYCLING LICENSE on registration for the race. A day license of R50 per participant can be purchased at registration.

Details can be obtained on Cycling SA's website:


(under Membership)

 

THERE ARE SHOWERS AVAILABLE AT THE RACE!!

So please feel free to freshen up after the race and stay on to enjoy the atmosphere and relax in the

 
Beer Garden!

IN ACTION
Pre-Registration Info
If you want to participate in 2023's race, come to our Pre-Registrations in Polokwane and Tzaneen.
Winners 2019
Congratulations to the 2019 Munnik Meerkat Mountainbike Race winners. Check out the Winners Page for more information.
Prizes
We offer exciting prizes! To see which categories qualify for prizes, visit our Prizes page for more information.