Sunday 7th July 2019

Race The Train - Trail Run & Mountain Bike Ride

plus a 7km walk/run

25km Trail run, 25 KM Bike ride & 7km walk/run - do not miss it!!

You will have an amazing train ride and then get dropped off to race the train home.

All participants (bike riders, trail runners, walkers) and passengers will depart from the Creighton Train Station at 07:00am. The train will meander along the Umzimkulu river before the Trail runners will be dropped off to start their race back to Creighton. The rest of the Mountain bikers & walkers of the 7km trail, as well as the passengers will stay on the train. On the way back, the mountain bikers & 7km trail participants will be dropped off to start their race.  Passengers will remain on the train and then disembark once they get to back to Creighton Station. 

Start Time: 7am! Latecomers will miss the train & the event. 

It's pretty cold in the morning so pack warm clothes.

Breakfast (bacon & egg rolls) 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 & Trail/Mountain Bike Ride = R300 (includes train ticket price of R200). Entries are Limited. Late entries will be allowed on the day at R350 per person.

  • Sunday Train & 7km Walk/Run = R260 (includes train ticket price of R200). Entries are Limited. Late entries will be allowed on the day at R300 per person.

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

  • Please choose whether you would like to join the trail run, the bike ride or the 7km walk/run.

please note, online entries close on Thursday 4th July at 10pm


Sunday 7th July from 06:00am @ Creighton Sports Club (right opposite the train station).  You can park at the Creighton Sports Club.



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.



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.

The first 140 entries will each receive a goodie bag…but hurry, spots are filling up fast!


** 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)