Brandkop 2021 MTB & Trail Run by Darling Brew

Join Darling Brew for a fun day of running and cycling at the Brandkop Guest Farm in Nieuwoudtville!

With six different routes to choose from according to your level of fitness and skill, you’ll be joining hundreds of eager mountain bikers and trail runners on the 24th of April.

A pre-race dinner as well as post-race celebration dinner will also be hosted where ticket are sold separately. These proceeds from these dinner will be used for the benefits of a local school in the district.

Tickets for the races & dinners are on sale now!


  • 06:00 – Opening (Registrations and Covid 19 Protocol)
  • 07:00 – Start of 80km MTB Race
  • 07:15 – Start of 21km Trail Run
  • 07:30 – Start of 40km Race
  • 07:45 – Start of 5km Park/Trail Race
  • Food stalls by (community) and drinks stalls (Darling Brew) available at Race Village – Brandkop
  • 13:00 – Award Ceremony
  • 19:00 – Lamb on Spit and Barn Dance at R180 per person. Bookings essential. Ticket sales for benefit of a School in the district.

The basic cycling/running rules still apply. Wear a helmet, keep your distance and look out for other riders/runners. Please follow the route signs and cross roads safely. As per Covid-19 regulations, this is a self-sufficient ride. Please carry with you what you require. There will be a water tank at the start for filling bottles and one refill station on each route.

All routes start and finish at the Brandkop Guest Farm. Riders have to register and do a Covid-19 screening before they start. No riders will be able to participate without going through the registration process.

All riders & runners will receive a post race finishers beer/non-alcoholic beverage and Medal.

Find even more details right here!

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