27 & 28 MAY 2023
THABA E KHOLO
The champagne race at the Amohela, it's most certainly not for sissies as we trade out distance for elevation gained in the foothills of the might Maluti Mountains that tower over us. The altitude takes attitude. Have you got what it takes to conquer Big Mountain Country?
Day One 45km | 960m ascent
Day Two 61km | 940m ascent
Individual Entry Fee : R1355 pp
Team Entry Fee : R2375
THABA E NYENYANE
Don't get us wrong, there is no such thing as a small mountain around the picturesque village of Clarens. The Thaba e Nyenyane route just trades out a little distance and several major climbs to cater for those who are keen for a lighter day out on the legs with all the views.
Day One 32km | 730m ascent
Day Two 48km | 640m ascent
Individual Entry Fee : R995 pp
Team Entry Fee : R1735
SINGLE DAY OPTIONS
Riders can choose from either one of the stage race Day Two options to ride in when entering.
Thaba E Kholo Day Two 61km | 960m ascent
Thaba e Nyenyane Day Two 48km | 640m ascent
Thaba E Kholo 1 Day Entry Fee : R395
Thaba e Nyenyane 1 Day Entry Fee : R365
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ENTRIES CLOSE 24 MAY 2023 @ 13:00
Amohela – Sesotho, a word of welcoming – as to one who’s arrival gives pleasure.
Set in and around the picturesque village of Clarens, the Amohela invites you to trail blaze it’s network of trails which lie in the foothills of the mighty Maluti’s.
The routes of made up of a network of private farms, conservancies and game farms which border or link up to Clarens. This means the trails are purpose built and exclusive to the Amohela MTB Challenge.
Voted within the top 10 small towns to visit in SA for over 10 years, Clarens lends itself to the Amohela as the perfect host. From the moment you enter the short pass leading you into the village, you will feel your shoulders even out as you leave the world behind you for a world of adventure.
There is no official race at the Amohela, the entire village opens it’s arms to us. Riders can choose where to sleep, what they would like to eat or drink and what’s best? The Start / Finish is only a stones throw away from all accommodation in Clarens.
Start / Finish – Clarens Golf and Trout Estate
27 & 28 May 2023
*Optional Enduro for all 2 day entrants 26 May 2023
Event number collection : Protea Hotel – Clarens
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attitude vs. altitude
Choose your challenge
CHOOSE THE CHALLENGE THAT WORKS FOR YOU
Let’s help you find the challenge that works for you. Whether you you are a weekend warrior or racing snake, there is something out there for you in the foothills of the mighty Maluti’s. The altitude does take attitude, you just need to know w
This will help you decide…
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Discover the country
Clarens is the jewel of the Eastern Freestate. There is no shortage of adventure to be found in the mountains, from artists galleries to fine dining and white water rafting.
Warm, welcoming hospitality with delicious cuisine.
Shop until you drop
Clarens galleries and shopping offer something very special to all visitors
A taste for adrenaline
Take a splash with Clarens Xtreme. There is no shortage of adrenaline pumping activity for you to take on.