The Giant Pumpkin Festival MTB Race & Trail Run is an event that has been added to the popular Giant Pumpkin Festival. The festival will celebrate, as usual, the Largest Pumpkins in South Africa and also host a Golf Day, MTB Race & Trail Run as well as amazing Food Stalls with Live Music and dance.

We are expecting 300+ competitors for the Mountain Bike Race and Trail Run. Competitors are encouraged to check in a day prior to the event. There will be Camping Facilities and various different accommodation options.

The event takes place at the Heidelberg (WC) Showgrounds. The Race starts at 07h30. There are 3 distances, a sub 20km, 40km and 65km.

Distances & Pricing
MTB-19.8km – R 100.00
MTB-40km – R 150.00
MTB-65km – R 200.00
The Race starts at 07H30 and is a group start.

Gravel Bikes are welcome.

The Event is CSA sanctioned. If a rider is not a current CSA license holder, a day license of R35 is applicable for the 40 & 65km distances

Late Entries & Registration
Friday 27 March 2020 @ Heidelberg Grill & Go from 17H00 – 19H00
Saturday 28 March 2020 @ Heidelberg Show grounds form 06H00 – 07H00

Race Start – 07H30
Prize Giving – 11H00

Contact Details
Organiser Email –
Organiser Contact – Nick Potgieter 076 026 4745


Race Profiles and individual course data will be loaded soon.

15km Trail Run (Timed)