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Namaqua Quest Trail Running Stage Race

02 Sep 2022 (Fri)

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Ultra marathon - 80km, 36km

Namaqua Quest Trail Running Stage Race

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Join Namaqua Quest Trail Running Stage Race 2022

The Namaqua Quest 3 day Trail Run and Mountain Bike events takes place in the famous Namaqualand, Northern Cape, South Africa. Namaqualand is known for flower covered valleys, rugged mountains, ancient canyons carved by the hands of time and plains with grazing Gemsbok, Zebra and Springbok. Experience natures’ magical show of colour and beauty during the world’s largest and most spectacular natural flower show in beginning September in Namaqualand, Northern Cape.

You will cycle or run in 3 different areas over the 3 days, over private property, game reserves and communal farms. Day 1 will be amongst the Copper mountains, covered with flowers and along the copper trail outside the small town of Okiep, a town rich in history on the copper mines. The next day you will cycle or run inside Goegap Nature Reserve where you will be able to see some Gemsbok, Springbok, Eland, Ostriches and other smaller antelopes. The last day you will cycle or run over a private farm just outside Springbok and experience the famous granite koppies (small hills) of Namaqualand with patches of various colour of flowers in between the koppies as if different colour of paints were dropped from the heavens.

The Race village is at the Springbok Inn Country hotel where we will have all our meals each evening with a slide show of the beauty and fun on the day’s run and bike. The vibe, food and hospitality of the Namaqua Quest trail run and MTB events are amazing as the whole town gets involved with the event in some way. Each day’s lunch will be included wherever you finish the event.

There are 2 distances to choose from at the Namaqua Quest events to make sure that everybody in the family can have FUN. The unique thing about the Namaqua Quest is that the Trail Run and the MTB events takes place over the same weekend, so if 1 person in the family don’t run, but cycle, both can have FUN over the same weekend, enjoy the race village and companionship of other riders and runners.

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Course details

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Trail
Adventure
canyon
Nature
Mountain Range

Start address: Springbok, 8240, South Africa

Finish address: Springbok, 8240, South Africa

Route map

Namaqua Quest Trail Running Stage Race Route Map

Register

Registration closes on 21 August (55 days left)

Full 3-Day Trail Run

80.00 Km

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267 EUR


Lite 3-Day Trail Run

36.00 Km

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267 EUR


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You can, within 24 hours after your registration, get a full refund if you change your mind.

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Included in the fee

  • Prize Giving Lunch
  • Free beer and snack each day at Finish venue
  • Event attire
  • Goodie bag
  • Free coffee on race mornings

Practicalities

Accommodation

Hotel accommodation available, double or twin – R5700.00 per room for the duration of the event. Meals Package (8 scrumptious, true Namaqualand meals) – R1000  per person 

Aid Stations

Comprehensive EMS will be present at the event. A full medical team will be present at the start of each day to ensure every athlete is fit enough to take part. The same medical staff will also be present at the finish of each stage to ensure assistance for any athletes in need. Safety and route briefings will be held before the start of each stage.

Refreshments

There will be a total of 2 water stations per day placed at strategic points along the route each day.

Refund Policy

No refunds of entry fees unless we have to cancel the event due to unforeseen circumstances. In this case, your entry will be transferable.

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Frequently asked questions

When and where can I collect my BIB/race pack?

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Registration will be from 17h00 to 20h00 on Thursday, 1 September 2022. Race Village: Springbok Inn Country Hotel, Voortrekker Street, Springbok

Namaqua Quest Trail Running Stage Race

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The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.