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When: Saturday 15 October 2016
Time: 15 October 2016
Venue: Boschendal Farm
Price: R150 to R290 per rider
Status: Passed

The first Rectron annual MTB Challenge is being held on Boschendal on Saturday 15 October 2016. The race hosted by Rectron is in support of St Luke's Hospice.

With fun activities for families, and 3 courses on some of the best single track in the Western Cape, riders can look forward to an exhiliaring day out with their families.

The Routes
10km Fun Ride
21km Intermediate Race
40km Advanced Race
Included in the routes are an Uphill and Downhill Challenge with prizes going to the top riders.

All finishers will receive a medal with some really nice prizes and lucky draws up for grabs.

Fun Activities
There will be a lot of fun activities to keep both young and old entertained, while the cyclists push their limits.

  • Technology Showcase

  • Food Stall & Bar Service

  • Lunches & treats made from Boschendal’s own farm grown produce.

  • Wine Tasting & Cellar Tours at The Cellar Door

  • Pre-booked Picnic Baskets at Rhone Lawns next to the race area

  • Buffet Lunch at the Rhone Homestead Restaurant

  • Secure Child Care facilities allowing both parents to ride.

  • Kids Entertainment including Jumping Castles,  Obstacle Course and Pony Rides

Entries and Info
Entries, registration information, course profiles and more detail including lunch and tour reservations can be found on

Explore The Boschendal Estate

Our Wines

Given our exceptional winemaking heritage of almost 300 years, the Boschendal cellar masters meticulously balance rustic tradition and modern innovation to produce classic, fruity wines while upholding the ecological integrity that has become synonymous with our brand.


Guest accommodation is a recent addition to the farm with luxury accommodation ranging from the historical Herbert Baker designed Rhodes Cottage to beautifully restored farm labourer cottages. With emphasis on stylish simplicity the guest cottages are authentic, rural yet contemporary in character.

Must Do's at Boschendal

Guests are invited to enjoy all this magnificent farm has to offer: an award winning wine and bio-friendly food experience; a rich heritage; a spectacular natural and soulful landscape; fun, informative and engaging activities whilst also taking the opportunity for some down time in tranquil surroundings.