After a thrilling weekend of mountain biking during the York Enduro MTB Rally, this Saturday there will be excitement of a different kind in Sabie as runners gather for the 34th York Sabie Shufflers Forest Run.
Runners can choose from a number of different races, which include a 4.9km Fun Run (entry fee R20), a 10km (entry fee R40), a 21.1km (entry fee R60) and a 32km (entry fee R80) off-road race. Affiliated by the ASA, these routes take place on ‘jeep tracks’ and forestry roads.
York Timbers has been the main sponsor of the run since 2012 and has sponsored R11 000 in prize money for this years run.
All participants of the races this Saturday will receive medals for their efforts. Spectators are encouraged to come and support them as they run through the scenic Sabie countryside and take on the rolling Mpumalanga hills.
Clubs entering teams of 10 – 20 runners will get a 5% discount or 20+ runners will get a 10% discount when entering. Pre-entries will take place on Friday 20 September from 17h00 to 19h00 at the York Sports Grounds, and participants can also enter between 5h30 and 7h00 on race day. All races will start at 07h30 from the York Sports Ground.
For entry forms email [email protected], or for further information visit www.york.co.za or the Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/YorkAdventureClub and follow us on twitter @YorkAdventure. Alternatively call York Timbers on 013 764 9200.