200 MILER

MAPS & PRoFILES

Everything you will need to know about Around the Pot - Overberg Gravel Race

Routes and Maps

Waterpoints

50km/90km/127km/170km/192km/

223km/257KM/295KM

FULL 200MILER/321KM

WHEN: Saturday 24 July 2021

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RACE STARTS:  00:00 (midnight) Friday evening

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WHERE:

All 4 races will start and finish at the Swellendam Showgrounds.

GPS Coordinates: 34*  1.683' S     20* 26.546 E

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COST:    

Solo  - R1100

Teams of 2 - R1,900

Teams of 3 - R2,800 

Teams of 4 - R3,600

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​REGISTRATION:

FRIDAY 23 JULY 2021 FROM 12pm TO 9pm

ONLINE ENTRIES WILL CLOSE ON WEDNESDAY 21 JULY 2021 AT MIDNIGHT

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THE RACE BRIEFING:

WILL BE AT THE START LINE 15min BEFORE THE RACE START.

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NEUTRAL ZONE AT MALGAS FERRY:

You will have 45 minutes to eat and cross the river.

Any time more than 45 spent in the Malagas Neutral zone will be added to your race time.

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PLEASE NOTE:​

This routes is Cyclo Cross/Gravel Bike Friendly.

Please come prepared for all weather conditions. It can be nice and sunny, but also rainy and muddy.

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ON ROUTE & WATERPOINTS:

You will leave Swellendam at 00:00 (midnight) Friday evening and will reach Waterpoint 1 (50km) at about 2am-3am

9 x water points (of which 3 are official checkpoints) on route with water, energy drink and eats.

(50km / 90km(CP1) / 127km / 170(CP2)km / 192km / 223km(CP3-ferry) / 257km/ 295km/308km)

At Waterpoint 6 at Malagas (223km) you will enter a neutral zone for 45 minutes. Here you will be served with breakfast at Malagas and you'll experience real Overberg hospitallity. All other checkpoints will be included in your timing.

 At all checkpoint is where you will be able to meet your team support vehicle or support box. Teams without support vehicles will be able to collect their support boxes at the 3 checkpoints. 

Support boxes to be handed in by 9pm on Friday. (3hours before start)

Support boxes to be collected as from 6pm Saturday afternoon 

Hamburger at the finish when you hand in your race number. 

Cut off time at the ferry (223km) 5pm avg speed 13.2km/h 

Finish Line cut-off will be at 00h00 Saturday evening. (24hours)

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PRIZE-GIVING:

WILL BE AT 3pm ON SATURDAY

SUPPORT BOXES IF NO SUPPORT VEHICLE:

Support boxes needs to be handed in by 9pm on Friday evening 23 July 2020. 

Support Boxes will be at Checkpoints 1, 2 and 3. 

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