Fresh@Beskuitfontein – 15 December 2019

1. SUMMARY OF EVENT

1.1. OVERVIEW
Fresh Trail’s first Karoo trail run is located literally in the heart of South Africa close to the town of Middelburg. Surrounded by the mountains of the Eastern Karoo, runners will enjoy spectacular views and rugged desert-like terrain which can morph into grassy green hills after a good rain event. The event is hosted on Beskuitfontein farm located on the national N9 route through the Eastern Cape and is the ideal adventure-filled stop-over for travellers on-route to their December holiday destination.

1.2. DATE AND DISTANCES
15th December 2019 (Sunday): 7km, 14km, 29km
Province: Eastern Cape
Town: Middelburg
Trail Destination: Beskuitfontein farm, N9 national road between Middelburg and Colesberg

1.3. TIME
14th December 2019 @ Beskuitfontein Village: Registration and late entries 14h00 – 17h00
15th December 2019 @ Beskuitfontein:
Late Registration 04h30 Beskuitfontein

Race Start Time:
29km 05h00
14km 06h30
7km 07h00
Prize Giving 11h00 at Race Village

1.4. COSTS
Packages:
Runner Package 29km = R2000
– includes meals from Saturday dinner to Monday brunch, tented accommodation (bring own bedding), race garment (no garment after 01/12)

Runner Package 14km = R1850
– includes meals from Saturday dinner to Monday brunch, tented accommodation (bring own bedding), race garment (no garment after 01/12)

Runner Package 7km = R1750
– includes meals from Saturday dinner to Monday brunch, tented accommodation (bring own bedding), race garment (no garment after 01/12)

Spectator Package = R1300
– includes meals from Saturday dinner to Monday brunch, tented accommodation (bring own bedding), excludes race garment

Run Only: (Includes Night run, excludes race garment)
Fun run/walk 7km = R 150 kids under 10 free
14km Trail = R250
29km Trail = R400
Late entries R50 no race garment

Meals Options:
Dinner Saterday or Sunday : R150
Breakfast Sunday or Monday: R60
Saterday Lunch : Karoo Food stall (cash)

Family Packages:
Please contact us for family of 4 and more discounts.

1.5. INCLUDED
FRESH KAROO HOSPITALITY
GREAT TIME WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS
WATER POINTS ON ROUTE AND FINISH
MEDAL OR CRAFT BEER FOR FINISHERS
WELL MARKED ROUTE
COMPLIMENTARY FARM TOUR
MEDICAL STAFF
ABLUTION FACILITIES
FOOD AND REFRESHMENT STALLS
KIDZ ZONE
SATURDAY NIGHT RUN

1.6. EXTRA’S
Accommodation and meal packages available at the Beskuitfontein Village which offers basic family-friendly bush camping facilities with shared bathrooms:
1) Runner Tented accommodation for 1 person on the 14th and 15th of December (2 nights) at the Beskuitfontein village, including the following meals: dinner on the 14th; breakfast, lunch and dinner on the 15th, breakfast and on the 16th (5 meals in total).
Coffee & Tee Bar with beskuit included rest of beverages Cash Bar or bring your own

2) Spectator Tented accommodation for 1 person on the 14th and 15th of December (2 nights) at the Beskuitfontein village, including the following meals: dinner on the 14th; breakfast, lunch and dinner on the 15th, breakfast and on the 16th (5 meals in total).
Coffee & Tee Bar with beskuit included rest of beverages Cash Bar or bring your own

If you choose either the runner or spectator full package option, tented accommodation is included in your package. This consists of a tent and mattress, you are required to bring your own bedding. The tents are large enough to accommodate 2 people comfortably, and we encourage participants to share. However, we are able to supply a single tent per runner where required.

Guesthouse accommodation available at Carlton Heights Guesthouse (located on Beskuitfontein) at www.carltonheights.co.za or mail carltonheihtsguesthouse@gmail.com Guests are to do their own bookings for this option.

Other guesthouse accommodation and restaurants are available in Middelburg. Guests are to do their own bookings for this option.

Food and refreshments will be available for sale (CASH ONLY) during the trail run events on the 15th

Enjoy a complimentary tour of Beskuitfontein farm on the afternoon of the 15th December. Come and learn about all that a working Karoo farm entail!

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