The final event in the well-known WILDSERIES events, the Golden Gate Challenge will see exciting changes to the format, bringing the 2019 calendar to a
Let's stride together through the scenic midlands in honor of this South African Icon.
An exciting new addition to the KZN Trail Running line-up with scenic ocean views and captivating trails through wetlands and forests.
Explore the Natural Heritage of the Royal Natal National Park in the next installment of the WILDSERIES Challenge
- August 24 @ 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
- August 25 @ 6:00 am - 1:00 pm
- September 1 @ 6:00 am - 1:00 pm
- September 6 @ 3:00 pm - September 7 @ 7:00 pm
- September 29 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am
- October 6 @ 6:00 am - 1:00 pm
KZNTR is a trail running company based in Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. We aim to provide world class trail running events across our beautiful province. Our events range from an easy 5km to mountainous 50km courses and KZN’s first 100 Mile Endurance Foot Race. With something from the beginner through to the seasoned trail and mountain runner KZNTR has a full suit of events including a number of stage races. All our regular events can be entered through this website, but we have a number of other websites for our premier events. We host two single day Mountain Challenges every year, namely Lesotho Ultra Trail and Drakensberg Northern Trail. These events have their own websites where entries are available. In addition, we host the Kruger2Canyon Challenge, a staged race set in the breathtaking habitats of the Kruger National Park and Northernmost reaches of the Drakensberg Mountain range.
Our pinnacle event is the Karkloof 100 Miler which takes place in September each year on the closest Saturday to Heritage Day in South Africa.
We offer incredible outdoor experiences to anyone keen and willing. We are passionate about what we do and uncompromising when it comes to producing incredible trail experiences in a safe environment. Each of our events are described on their respective race pages on this website. You can see a list of upcoming events on the left hand side or view the calendar by clicking on it or here.
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With over 30 events per year, KZNTR offers runners a way to escape their weekly stresses and a place to run free. Join us at our next event and find out what makes this sport so epic.
The Story behind the race – Port2Port The original Wild Coast ultra-endurance event was inadvertently hosted 500 years ago with the wreck of the Sao