Summer Series – Karkloof Market

06 December 2020

Course Details

Distance: 5km
Elevation gain: 107m
Water tables: 1 table on route.

Course Route and Profile:

*Please note that routes are subject to change.

Distance: 10km
Elevation gain: 235m
Water tables: 2 tables on route.

Course Route and Profile:

*Please note that routes are subject to change.

Distance: 20km
Elevation gain: 499m

Course Route and Profile:

*Please note that routes are subject to change.

These events will have batch starts. 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 (20km Racing Batch)
    • 6.15am
    • 6.30am (10km Racing Batch)
    • 6.45am
    • 7.00am (5km Racing Batch)
    • 7.15am
    • 7.30am
    • 7.45am

*Please note to be awarded a podium position, trophy, and voucher, runners must start in the corresponding race batch.

To Enter


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

Short Course

Medium Course

Long Course

Standard Price R110.00 R150.00 R180.00
Standard Price (U18) R50.00 R70.00 N/A
On the Day Price (Late Entry) R160.00 R200.00 R230.00
On the Day Price (Late Entry, U18) R50.00 R70.00 N/A

Timed Event

Limited Entries

Online Entries and Registration

Entry Opens: Friday, 03 April 2020 at 01:00pm
3for2 Special Closes: Monday, 06 April 2020 at 06:00pm
Early Bird Closes: Friday, 16 October 2020 at Midday
Entries Close: Friday, 4 December 2020 at Midday

Late Entries: Late entries will be available on the day of the event at a R50 surcharge (U18s Exempt).

Summer Series

Take part in some of the best trails that summer has to offer starting with the forested valleys of Honey Trails followed by the fast flowing trails of Aloe Wildlife and the finale exploring the traversable farm and grasslands around Karkloof Market. For more information, click Here.

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.

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!


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

In Association With


Venue: Karkloof Farmers’ Market, Howick.

From Pietermaritzburg (ETA 33 min) and Durban (ETA 1 hr 20 min):

  • Travel northbound on the N3.
  • Take exit 103 and turn right onto the R103.
  • Follow the R103 for 2km and turn left onto Main Road.
  • Follow Main Road for 2km and turn right onto Karkloof Rd.
  • Continue straight for 6.0km and turn right into Karkloof Farmers’ Market.
For a Google Map link, click Here.