19 July 2018


THE OFFICIAL BOKONE BOPHIRIMA GOVERNMENT NEWSPAPER

All expenses paid Origin of Trails entry up for grabs at FNB Magalies Monster

by: Jacky McClean   date: 25 May 2018

One lucky FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic entrant will secure an all-
expenses paid trip for two to Stellenbosch where he or she will take part in
the 6 th annual two-day Origin of Trails MTB Experience on Saturday, 24 and
Sunday, 25 November 2018.
“The FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic is the North West province’s
most revered single day mountain bike (MTB) race, while the two-day
Origin of Trails MTB Experience is the Western Cape’s MTB party of the
year,” says Stillwater Sports Managing Director, Michael Meyer.
“We are excited to give one lucky mountain biker (and his/her friend) the
opportunity to experience both these prestigious events that are
challenging, yet rewarding in their own right. Valued at R15 000, the
competition will take the form of a lucky draw and will include flights,
accommodation (at De Haas Luxury Living) and two event entries.”
To qualify for the prize, contestants need to have taken part in the 2018
FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic and they need to be present during
prize giving.
EVENT INFORMATION: FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic
The 16 th anniversary of the North West province’s most revered single day
mountain bike (MTB) race, the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic, will
treat MTB enthusiasts of all levels (novice to elite)to an experience like no
other.
Entrants can choose between a 15km Fun Ride, the 35km “Half Monster”
and the 70km “Ultimate Monster (which includes the infamous 6km Monster
Climb)”.
Date: Saturday, 02 June 2018
Venue: ATKV Buffelspoort
Distances, cost &
start time:

+-70km / R400 / 08:00
+-35km / R300 / 09:00
+-15km / R175 / 09:30

EVENT INFORMATION: FNB Platinum Trail Run
Trail runners are invited to share in the fun by taking on the FNB Platinum
Trail Run the day after the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic.
Date: Sunday, 03 June 2018
Venue (start & finish): ATKV Buffelspoort
Distances, cost & start
time:

+-24km /R330 / 07:30
+-12km /R220 /07:45
+-8km / R140 /08:00