Coastal Series – Blythedale

04 October 2020

Course Details

Distance: 5km
Elevation gain: 124m
Water tables: 1 table on route.

Course Route and Profile:

KZNTR Blythedale Mar20 - 5km Course Route (Directioned)KZNTR Coastal Series Blythedale Oct19 - 5km Course Profile

*Please note that routes are subject to change.

Distance: 11km
Elevation gain: 252m
Water tables: 2 tables on route.

Course Route and Profile:

*Please note that routes are subject to change.

Distance: 17km
Elevation gain: 381m
Water Tables: 2 tables on route.

Course Route and Profile:

*Please note that routes are subject to change.

From 6am. Racers to start in the official batches (times listed below). Non-racers can choose their batches at Registration (subject to availability).

Maximum 100 runners per batch. Batches will be allocated at registration on a first come first serve basis. When a batch has reached its capacity of 100 runners it will become unavailable. You can start in any batch regardless of your distance, but all 20km runners must start no later than 7am.
Recommended “racing” batches are listed below and we encourage those wanting to race one another to group in those batches. There is no official prize-giving, but lucky draws will be handed out on the finish-line and podiums announced.

  • 6am
  • 6.30am (20km race)
  • 6.45am
  • 7.00am
  • 7.15am (10km race)
  • 7.30am
  • 7.45am (5km race)
  • 8.00am

To Enter

*To view our T’s & C’s, refund and substitution policies and FAQ, please click HERE.


Timed Event

No KidZone

Online Entries and Registration

Entries Open: Friday, 03 April 2020 at 10:00am
3for2 Special Closes: Monday, 06 April 2020 at 06:00pm
Early Bird Closes: Friday, 11 September 2020 at Midday
Entries Close: Friday, 2 October 2020 at Midday

Late Entries: If we have not reached the entry limit, late entries will be available on the day. Late entries are subject to a R50 surcharge (cash & Zapper available).

Coastal Series

Explore the best that the coastline has to offer with the KZNTR Coastal Series which will take runners across three epic coastline adventures.  Blythedale will be the first of these adventures. For more information, click Here.

Cupless Water Tables

As KZNTR is moving toward the more ecologically friendly cupless water tables, we ask you to please ensure that you bring your own trail cup, water bottles and/or hydration packs for on-course hydration and refills!

Limited Entries

Please note that entries to this event are limited due to COVID-19 regulations. All entrants will be required to complete COVID declarations & screening.


Please note that there will be no KZNTR KidZone available at this event.

In Association With


Venue: Blythedale Event Bowl, Blythedale

From Pietermaritzburg (ETA 1 hr 45 min) and Durban (ETA 57 min):

  1. From the N2, take Exit 233 towards Stanger, Blythedale, Greytown and turn onto the R74 towards Blythedale.
  2. Follow the R74 for approximately 1.4km and turn left into the Blythedale Event Bowl entrance.
  3. Upon entry, veer to the right and follow the dirt road for ~3km to reach parking for the event.

For a Google Map link, click Here.
For a local map link, click Here.