Seagull Travel is proud to present the inaugural Jeffreys Bay Xtreme (JBayX) 2-day / 3-event Trail Run, which forms part of the 2015 JBay WinterFest.
The JBayX is unique in concept, entailing 3 individual Trail Runs, all starting 12 hours apart, showcasing the best of the Jeffreys Bay area.
The total distance covered will be just over 60km and will surely test the mettle and endurance of all participants.
Day 1 will kick off at 7:00am on Saturday 11 July 2015, with a 20Km Trail Run in the Kabeljous Lagoon / Nature Reserve area, followed at 7:00pm, by a 20Km Night Trail Run at Impala Ranch, with part of the route taking runners under the majestic wind turbines of the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm.
Day 2 will get under way only 12 hours later at 7:00am on Sunday 12 July 2015, with a 20Km Trail Run in the Seekoeirivier / Aston Bay area. The days event will start and finish at the Happy Hippo Farm on the banks of the Seekoeiriver.
All event venues will have ample entertainment for family and supporters, as well as food and drinks.
Enter the JBayX Challenge, complete all 3 events and earn your coveted JBayX Finisher Shirt, or simply enter any or all of the 3 runs individually.
A 4Km ‘fun’ Night Trail Run/Walk will be presented on Saturday Night, 12 July 2015, starting at 7:20pm at Impala Ranch. This will be suitable for families, friends, supporters and 1st time Trail Runners.
This event is presented in aid of NSRI, with part of your entry fee donated to the local NSRI (Sea Rescue) Base in Jeffreys Bay. When purchasing your tickets, you will also have the option to make an additional donation to this worthy cause.
Late entries will be accepted on Friday 10 July 2015 from 16:00 to 18:00 at NSRI Sea Rescue Station 37 MTN Tower on Diaz Road, as well as before each race, but will close 60 minutes before the start of the event, so get there early.
Any additional enquiries can be directed to Rieghard on 071 896 6831.
The JBay Winterfest has a few vibrant Social Media channels that will be relaying the action throughout the 12 days.