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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.

The Farm

Agriculture and a simple farm lifestyle is at the heart of Boschendal. One of the oldest farms in South Africa, founded 1685, the farm has grown with the passing centuries into a cherished source of wholesome produce, great wines and happy memories.

Weddings & Functions

Boschendal provides an idyllic natural setting for large and small functions. The Boschendal Manor House, Rhone Homestead, The Olive Press, the Werf Restaurant and the beautiful gardens are available to host an array of celebrations or events in a relaxed and tranquil environment.