4 Routes  2 Days 1 Challenge

Kruger2Canyon Challenge

Laerskool Mariepskop, Limpopo

(30 mins from Hoedspruit)

Kruger2Canyon Challenge (5 - 7 July 2024)

Two-day stage trail running race in Kampersrus, Hoedspruit, Limpopo

2024 will be the 9th running of this amazing event!

The Kruger to Canyon Challenge route offers an incredible opportunity to explore the most northern reaches of the Drakensberg, in and around the Blyde River Canyon, as well as the bushveld adjacent to the Kruger National Park. Moholoholo Mountain View (Day 2, the Bush) has buffalo, hippo, leopard and abundant plains game.

Route Info

Stage 1 –  Mariepskop and Blyde River Canyon. The Mountain Day.

Stage 2 – Bushveld. Moholoholo Mountain View.

10km and 5km trails are also offered on the Saturday 

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70km Stage race

Day 1 – 42km, 2300m elev
Day 2 – 28km, 380m elev

44km stage race

Day 1 – 25km, 1680m elev
Day 2 – 19km, 360m elev

30km stage race

Day 1 – 16km, 1311m elevation gain
Day 2 – 14km, 347m elevation gain

20km stage racE

Day 1 – 10.1km, 548m elevation gain
Day 2 – 10km, 293m elevation gain

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K2C 2024 photos, results and thanks
K2C News

Reflecting on K2C 2024

The Race organisers, Lauren & Andrew Booth reflect on K2C 2024, the results, race photos and those who made it possible!

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Training Tips

Training Tips with Karine – 6 Weeks to Go!

With only 6weeks to go until race day, I sat down with Karine Bezuidenhout to chat training in these final big weeks leading up to Kruger2Canyon Challenge 2024. The biggest take-home is building up your consist running, but she had so many pearls of wisdom to share!

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Training Tips
Training Tips

Training Tips – 10 Weeks to Go!

With 10 weeks to go until Kruger2Canyon Challenge 2024, I sat down with Karine Bezuidenhout again, to discuss training for this race, which has a beast of a reputation! Follow her training tips and you are well on your way to a great race at Kruger2Canyon Challenge 2024!

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