Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience set to celebrate the splendor of Stellenbosch!

Excitement builds as trail runners countdown the days to one of Stellenbosch’s most iconic trail runs, the Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience that will take place at the picturesque Blaauwklippen Wine Estate on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 June 2021.

Celebrating its 3rd anniversary in 2021, this will be the first year that the Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience will take the form of a two-day stage race.

“Stellenbosch is known for its spectacular trail network,” confirms Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports and Founder of the event.  “With so many stunning route options to choose from, it just makes sense to host the event over two days.  Each stage will feature a different route that is guaranteed to keep things exciting.  Trail runners can look forward to challenging, yet fun and rewarding routes that will reward them with spectacular views.  Each route will showcase the splendor of SA’s most well-known town.”

“Each entrant will receive an official event technical t-shirt, a finisher’s t-shirt and a medal,” continues Meyer.  “A light breakfast pack and coffee each morning will give runners energy for the day ahead, while a scrumptious lunch pack with complimentary drinks will help runners to refuel after each stage.  Entrants are guaranteed a trail running experience like no other at the 3rd annual Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience.  Entries will be closing soon (22 June).  We would like to encourage trail runners to sign up as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.”

 

EVENT INFORMATIONSavanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience 

Launched in 2018, the Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience will treat runners to the best trails on offer in Stellenbosch.  Entrants can look forward to challenging, yet fun and rewarding routes with spectacular views. 

Date: Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 June 2021
Festival Village: Blaauwklippen Wine Estate
Format: Two-Day Stage Race for individual entrants
Age Category: 18+
Distance: Day 1:  between 22 – 25km
  Day 2:  between 15 – 17 km
Entry Fee: R950.00 per entrant
Entries Close: Tuesday 22 June 2021 or once capacity has been reached

 

The entry fee includes:

  • an official event technical t-shirt
  • a finisher’s t-shirt
  • Spectacular on route experience
  • Access to exclusive, world class routes
  • A light breakfast pack with coffee on both days
  • A scrumptious lunch pack on both days
  • Complimentary drinks
  • Well stocked water points
  • A finisher medal
  • Trail access fees
  • Additional sponsor prizes

 

CHARITY SUPPORTThe Savanna Origin of Trails proudly supports the Stellenbosch Trail Fund (STF).  Trail runners can show their support by making a donation during the Savanna Origin of Trails online entry process.

 

PLEASE NOTE:  The event organisers will at all times adhere to Government Regulations regarding COVID-19.

 

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For more information on the Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run Experience email entries@stillwatersports.com or visit www.stillwatersports.com.

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