The Full Kruger 2 Canyon Race Programme

Spectacular views from on top of the mountain are a great spectacle. Spectators and supporters have the option to drive around onto the mountain and experience some of the sights and sounds on the first stage of the event.

Friday 5th July

3pm – Registration Opens

Friday 5th July

Friday 5th July

7pm – Dinner Starts

Friday 5th July

Friday 5th July

9pm – Race Briefing / Dinner Closes

Friday 5th July

Saturday 6th July

4:30am – Breakfast Opens

Saturday 6th July

Saturday 6th July

5:15am – Check In

Saturday 6th July

Saturday 6th July

5:30am – *Stage 1 Start*

Start of both courses (42km & 25km)

Saturday 6th July

Saturday 6th July

10:00am – First Runner Expected

Saturday 6th July

Saturday 6th July

12noon – Lunch Opens

Saturday 6th July

Saturday 6th July

6:30pm – Dinner Opens

Featuring a slide show of the day and briefing for stage two.

Saturday 6th July

Sunday 7th July

5:00am – Registration Opens

Sunday 7th July

Sunday 7th July

5:30am – Breakfast Opens

Sunday 7th July

Sunday 7th July

6:15am – Check In

Sunday 7th July

Sunday 7th July

6:30am – Stage 2 Starts

Both courses on stage 2 are starting at 6:30am

Sunday 7th July

Sunday 7th July

8:30am – First Runner Expected

Sunday 7th July

Sunday 7th July

9:30am – Brunch Opens

Sunday 7th July

Sunday 7th July

11:00am – Prize Giving

Sunday 7th July

Information For Spectators

Spectators Love k2c!

We welcome spectators at Kruger2Canyon Challenge and have created a spectator package that includes all meals and accommodation for this purpose. Spectator Package – R1300 includes meals from Friday dinner to Sunday brunch as well as tented accommodation at the venue.

Entrance to Franklyn Park is R30. This is included in your entry and/or spectator package but is payable by spectators and visitors to the Park who do not have prior a booking.

The event is also family orientated, with lots for the kids to do over the long weekend at the venue and in the surrounding areas.

Things To Do In The Area

  • Visit the Kruger National Park (45mins)
  • Visit Swadini and Blyde River Canyon (20 mins)
  • Drive to the top of Mariepskop (1 hr – incredible views of the Lowveld)
  • Visit Endangered Species Centre, Hoedspruit (20 mins)
  • Visit Kinyoka Reptile Park, Hoedspruit (20 mins)
  • 24 Degrees South – Eating, Secrets of Silk demonstrations, Classic Cars & Bikes showroom, Leather Workshop, Unique shopping