Sunday 8th July Train & 25km Mountain Bike Ride

Participants and passengers will depart from the Creighton Train Station at 07:00am sharp. The train will meander along the Umzimkulu river for about an +- 1h30min before the Trail runners will be dropped off to start their race back to Creighton. The rest of the Mountain bikers and passengers will stay on the train. The train will then turn around at the Riverside Station. On the way back  after about 2h30min the mountain bikers will be dropped off to start their race.  Passengers will remain in the train and then disembark once they get to back to Creighton Station. 

 

It's pretty cold in the morning so pack warm clothes, pack your camera's and a picnic basket. You will be able to buy coffee/tea and snacks on the train. 

Breakfast and lunch can be purchased at the Creighton Sports Club (make sure to check the programme tab above to see what is happening throughout the weekend). There will also be various stalls and entertainment at the club to keep your family/friends busy:-)

 

Entry Fees:

  • Sunday Train Mountain Bike Ride 25km's: R300 per person (include Train ticket of R200 & KZN Cycling Rider Levy)

  •  No late entries for the train trail/mountain bike ride will be accepted

  • Families/Friends are welcome join cyclists on the train at R200 a ticket. Please note these tickets are limited.

** Please note Entry fees are non-refundable for the train, unless you can find a  substitute (Truly sorry but we book seats on the train that we are responsible for)

 

Registration:

Sunday 16 July from 06:00am @ Creighton Sports Club (right opposite the train station).  You can park at the Creighton Sports Club.

 

Bike Drop on Sunday for Train Ride:

Sunday from 06:00am @ Creighton Sports Club you can drop your bikes to be transported to the start. Bikes will be waiting at the start for you when you get off the train.

 

Start Time:

The Train will depart at 07:00am from the Creighton Train Station. Please do not be late as the train will not be delayed for any late arrivals, the train has a schedule to stick to as there are other train rides booked for the rest of the day.

On the Train:

  • Please note NO refreshments will be sold on the train , so please feel free to bring your own picnic
  • Bacon and egg rolls, coffee/tea will be sold at registration

 

Please NEVER cross under the train - this is extremely dangerous!