Fedhealth XTERRA Kids set to take Grabouw by storm

Seen here:  Ethan Hunter in action during the 2017 Fedhealth XTERRA Kids Race.  Photo Credit:  Luke Walker

The 2018 XTERRA Season will open with a bang on Friday, 23 February 2018 when excited junior XTERRA Warriors gather at the water’s edge of the picturesque Eikenhof Dam ready to partake in the action-packed Fedhealth XTERRA Kids Race in Grabouw.

The ideal introduction to the sport of XTERRA, the Fedhealth XTERRA Kids Race is hosted at a beautiful venue that encourages family support.

Jadon Hunter (6-8 years) really enjoyed the XTERRA Kids Race in 2017.  “I enjoyed the bike leg the most,” says Hunter.  “I like riding my bike.  I entered the XTERRA because it’s fun.”

According to Angeliq Coetzer (9-11 years) the 2017 XTERRA Kids Race was awesome.  “I enjoyed all three disciplines:  the swim, the mountain bike and the trail run.  I entered because taking part would be an achievement for me and I got a medal.”

Christiaan Franken (12-15 years) made his XTERRA debut in 2017.  “I really enjoyed today.  The mountain bike discipline was my favourite.  I’ll definitely be back in 2018.”


Date: Friday, 23 February 2018
Venue: Eikenhof Dam, Grabouw Country Club
Event: Fedhealth XTERRA Kids
Age Categories: 6-8 years (60m Swim, 2km MTB, 600m Trail Run)
  9-11 years (100m Swim, 3km MTB, 1.5km Trail Run)
  12-15 years (250m Swim, 5km MTB, 2.5km Trail Run)
Entry Fee: R80
Start Time: 16:00

XTERRA Kids entrants will receive an awesome Event T-shirt.

The XTERRA action will last the entire weekend:

Date: Saturday, 24 February 2018
Event: XTERRA Trail Run:  6km and/or 12km
  Fedhealth XTERRA Full:  1.5km Swim, 25.6km MTB, 12.6km Trail Run
Date: Sunday, 25 February 2018
Event: Fedhealth XTERRA Lite:  400m swim, 14km MTB, 6.5km Trail Run


 Twitter:  @XTERRASA / @Fedhealthmed

Facebook:  XTERRA South Africa / Fedhealth Medical Aid

Instagram:  @xterrasa

For further information or to enter the Fedhealth XTERRA Grabouw please contact 082 991 0045, email entries@stillwatersports.com or visit www.stillwatersports.com

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