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Marloth Mountain Challenge 2018

October 7, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 6:00 pm

R890 - R1910

The Annual Marloth Mountain Challenge is a morning road race organised by Wildrunner. The race takes place on Sunday 7 October 2018 and kicks off from Marloth Nature Reserve, Swellendam. The 55km Marloth Mountain Challenge Ultra Mountain Marathon is a qualifying race for The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc® and will give you four points toward qualification.

Distance & Entry Fee:

  • MMC Ultra 55km: R 1 910
  • MMC Extreme 35km: R 1 160
  • MMC Lite 24.5km: R 890

Race Info:

MMC Ultra 55km

Start Time: 06:00
Cut-off Goedgeloof (Stage 1 finish): 24.5km – 11:30
Cut-off Wolfkloof (Stage 2 finish): 40km – 15:15
Cut-off Finish: 55km – 18:00
Distance: 55km
Race Type: Run

MMC Extreme 35km

Start Time: 08:00
Cut-off Protea Vallei (RCP 3): n/a
Cut-off Wolfkloof (ACP 4): 19.2km – 12:30
Cut-off Finish: 35km – 16:00
Distance: 35km
Race Type: Run

MMC Lite 24.5km

Start Time: 06:00
Cut-off Boskloof RCP1: n/a
Cut-off Goedgeloof: 24.5km – 11:030
Distance: 24.5km
Race Type: Run

Entries Registration

  1. Online entries via Quicket

General Info:

  • Limited Edition Marloth Mountain Challenge 2018 T-Shirt – R295 each.
  • All routes will be fully marked with signboards at any junctions and marker tags/flags between, but runners should familiarise themselves with the route beforehand as unforeseen circumstances may cause the markers to be damaged (extreme weather) or hard to see (fog, rain).
  • Runners who wish to upgrade or downgrade can do so at Registration on 6 October from 12:00 – 18:00 ONLY
  • No upgrades, downgrades or substitutions will be allowed on the day of the race.
  • In the event a confirmed entrant is not able to make the race and they have their own substitute and wish to transfer their entry, they will need to log into their online entry (via the link on the original entrant’s confirmation email) and transfer their entry to their substitute, NO LATER THAN 10h00 on Tuesday, 2nd October 2018


October 7, 2018
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
R890 - R1910
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Marloth Nature Reserve
Harbour Road, Hout Bay
Swellendam, Western Cape 6740 South Africa
028 514 1410


021 821 9898