directions to race villages

registration venue: glencairn farm

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  • From Johannesburg or Durban, take the N3 to Howick/Merrivale area (near Midmar Dam).
  • At Merrivale, take the R617 Howick/Underberg turnoff (the sign says Bulwer/Underberg R617).
  • Travel through Boston and Bulwer on the R617.
  • From Bulwer, proceed for approximately 40 km to Underberg.
  • Travel into Underberg
  • At the Shell service station in Underberg Main Street, take the road to Himeville.
  • Travel for 8.3 km passing through the village of Himeville.
  • Turn left up the Sani Pass road, which is 2 km after Himeville.
  • Travel for 3.2km
  • Arrive at Glencairn Farm on your left.
  • GPS coordinates of Glencairn Farm: 29°42'03.81"S 29°29'29.29"E

race village day one: mackenzie club

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from durban

  • From Durban, take the N2 southern freeway past Scottburgh.
  • Approximately 6 km after the Scottburgh off-ramp, take the Park Rynie/Umzinto/Highflats off-ramp on to the R612 North.
  • Continue on the R612 north inland past Umzinto and Highflats for approximately 91 km to Ixopo.
  • From the Ixopo crossroads with the R612 and R56, proceed on the Donnybrook-Underberg road for 26 km.
  • After 26 km from Ixopo, find the crossroad with Creighton to your left and Hella-Hella to your right.
  • Turn right down the Hella-Hella dirt road. (Please note, there are two other Hella-Hella turn offs before travelling the full 26 km. At the correct turn off, there is a sani2c sign and building with the roof blown off with a Summerhill Bakery sign on the wall.)
  • Proceed down the Hella-Hella road and you will find Mackenzie Club on the left hand side 7,3 km down the road.
  • GPS coordinates of Mackenzie Club race village: 29°58'28.27"S 29°58'45.67"E

from pietermaritzburg

  • From Pietermaritzburg, take the R56 past Richmond, through the Umkomaas Valley and on towards Ixopo for 90 kms.
  • From the Ixopo crossroads with the R612 and R56, proceed on the Donnybrook-Underberg road for 26 km.
  • After 26 km from Ixopo, find the crossroad with Creighton to your left and Hella-Hella to your right.
  • Turn right down the Hella-Hella dirt road. (Please note, there are two other Hella-Hella turn offs before travelling the full 26 km. At the correct turn off, there is a sani2c sign and building with the roof blown off with a Summerhill Bakery sign on the wall.)
  • Proceed down the Hella-Hella road and you will find Mackenzie Club on the left hand side 7,3 km down the road.
  • GPS coordinates of Mackenzie Club race village: 29°58'28.27"S 29°58'45.67"E

from glencairn farm

  • From Glencairn farm, travel through Himeville to Underberg.
  • From Underberg, follow the main road (R617) from Underberg towards Bulwer for 31,8 km.
  • Turn right towards Donnybrook (R612).
  • Continue towards and past Donnybrook (R612) for 26,6 km.
  • At 26,6km from the R617 and R612 T-junction, find the sign Hella-Hella 26 km on your left.
  • Turn left at Hella-Hella 26 km signboard.
  • Continue on dirt road for 7,3 km to Mackenzie Club.
  • GPS coordinates of Mackenzie Club race village: 29°58'28.27"S 29°58'45.67"E
  • Total distance is 65,7km.

race village day two: jolivet farm

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from durban

  • From Durban, take the N2 southern freeway past Scottburgh.
  • Approximately 6 km after the Scottburgh offramp take the Park Rynie/Umzinto/Highflats offramp on to the R612 North.
  • Continue on the R612 north inland past Umzinto for approximately 48,1 km to Jolivet.
  • Directly after the small stores on your left, look for the farm sign, ‘Jolivet Race Village Home of KAP sani2c’ on left.
  • Turn left into dirt road.
  • Proceed for 500 m to farm entrance on left at the tall gum trees.
  • GPS coordinates of Jolivet race village: 30°17'16.02"S 30°20'52.49"E

from pietermaritzburg

  • From Pietermaritzburg, take the R56 past Richmond, through the Umkomaas Valley and on towards Ixopo for 90 kms.
  • At the Ixopo crossroads with the R56 and R612, turn left onto the R612 towards Umzinto.
  • Travel for approximately 21,6 km to Highflats.
  • Continue through Highflats on the R612 south for approximately 18,3 km to Jolivet.
  • Directly before the small stores on your right, look for the farm sign ‘Jolivet Race Village Home of KAP sani2c’ on your right.
  • Turn right into dirt road.
  • Proceed for 500 m to farm entrance on left at the tall gum trees.
  • GPS coordinates of Jolivet race village: 30°17'16.02"S 30°20'52.49"E

from mackenzie club

  • From Mackenzie Club, go back 7.3 km to main Donnybrook/Ixopo Road (R612), turn left towards Ixopo and continue 26,5 km to the Ixopo crossroads.
  • Travel for approximately 21,6 km to Highflats.
  • Continue through Highflats on the R612 south for approximately 18,3 km to Jolivet.
  • Directly before the store on your right, look for the farm sign ‘Jolivet Race Village Home of KAP sani2c’ on your right.
  • Turn right into dirt road.
  • Proceed for 500 m to farm entrance on left at the tall gum trees.
  • GPS coordinates of Jolivet race village: 30°17'16.02"S 30°20'52.49"E
  • Total distance is 74,2 km.

finish: scottburgh golf club

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from durban

  • Head South on the N2 and take exit 110, Dududu, (R102) Scottburgh.
  • Turn left at the stop, R102, Scottburgh.
  • At the T-junction, turn right towards Scottburgh.
  • Go over a bridge and continue up the hill for approximately 1,5 km. Take the second road left into Bram Fischer Street/Airth Street and continue along the road to the circle. Take the third exit into Scott St.
  • Carry on for two blocks, and then turn left into Allen Street. Here you will see the cyclists and be directed to the parking by the parking officials.
  • Parking will be available along the golf course.
  • GPS coordinates of Scottburgh Golf Club: 30°17'36.63"S 30°44'54.92"E
  • Total distance is approximately 70 km.

from jolivet farm

  • From Jolivet Farm, return to the tar road and turn right onto the R612 towards Umzinto (R612). Continue for 48,1km to traffic lights and crossroads at Park Rynie.
  • Turn left onto R102. Continue for 3 km to the second entrance into Scottburgh. You will have just driven past the hospital and country club on your right hand side.
  • Turn right into Bram Fischer Street/Airth Street and continue to the circle. Take the third exit into Scott St.
  • Carry on for two blocks, and then turn left into Allen Street. Here you will see the cyclists and be directed to the parking by the parking officials.
  • Parking will be available along the golf course.
  • GPS coordinates of Scottburgh Golf Club: 30°17'36.63"S 30°44'54.92"E
  • Total distance is approximately 52 km.
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