About US

Upcoming Events
  1. The WILDSeries Three Cranes Challenge

    February 20 @ 3:00 pm - February 23 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Howick Trail Run

    March 1 @ 6:00 am - 1:00 pm
  3. Blythedale Trail Run

    March 15 @ 6:00 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Drakensberg Northern Trail

    March 21 @ 5:00 am - 4:00 pm
  5. Rocky Bay Trail Run

    March 29 @ 6:00 am - 1:00 pm
  6. The Bushman’s Trail

    April 3 @ 5:00 pm - April 5 @ 12:00 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 suite 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 40 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.


Contact times: Mon - Fri | 08:00-12:30

Email: info@kzntrailrunning.co.za

Phone & Whatsapp: 082 791 7069

All the gear you’ll need for your next trail expedition. Available online from Trail Shed.

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