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Highlands Trout Mountain Challenge

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Date: 16 September 2017
Time: 06h00
Organisers: Advance Africa
Distance: 42.2; 21.1; 5;
Province: Free State
Start: Orion Katse Lodge
Katse Dam
Lesotho
Race Changes 12 Jun 2017
  Race Date changed changed from 2017/09/23 to 2017/09/16.
Race Date changed changed from 01/01/2017 to 23/09/2017.
 
Enquiries:
Contact 1: Bruce Fordyce
(W) 011-7262867
(Email) bfordyce@global.co.za
(Website) www.highlandstrout.co.za
 
Entry Details:
Pre-entries: www.highlandstrout.co.za. Late entries are accepted at the start from 05h00. It is a tentative date, phone the organisers closer to the time to confirm.
 
Route Description:
Difficulty Rating: 0. Route Type: Circular
Looking for a race at altitude? This is a mountain challenge at over 2,300 metres above sea level. To be sure this is going to be your slowest marathon, perhaps even your toughest. But here is the best opportunity for a solid run to bolster your Comrades ambitions.

Highlands Challenge
 
Course Records:
Name Time Year
Men
Women
 
Editor's Notes:
The distance from the Ficksburg border post to the Katse Dam is about 150 kilometres but due to the mountain passes this could take you up to three hours travel time. You will need a valid passport to cross the border into Lesotho. All proceeds of the race go to the Katse Community for Social Development.
Finishers: 0 Time Limit: None
 
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