The 3rd race of the A1 South African Series is the Nevarest 24 on 13-14 July.
Set in the Loskop Dam Nature Reserve, situated in the Olifants River valley, about 55 km north of Middelburg, and comprises hilly bushveld, centered on the Loskop Dam. The Dam was established in 1939 in the Mpumalanga area. This 150km course involving Mountain Biking, Trail Running/Hiking, Paddling, Kloofing/Canyoning & 1 or two surprise challenges taking you to some awesome spots!
The race will consist of various legs which will have control points (CP’s) along the route that teams need to collect, the route between CP’s are at the team's discretion and will be self-navigated with the use of Topographic and other maps. Between each leg teams will arrive at the Transition points (where there will be basic support and security) and teams will change disciplines and leave on the next leg. The race is expected to take the leaders around 16-18hrs to complete, with the race cutoff time being 24hrs.