2017 see’s the introduction of the MPU Marathon Series brought to you by Malalane Toyota. There are 5 races in the series with the best of 4 counting. The Mpumalanga Marathon Series is open to all mountain bikers from all provinces. Series & overall series prizes are up for grabs.
Mpumalanga Marathon School Series. Points will be added for school participation. The School with the most points (best participation throughout the series) will win a Cash prize. In addition to this SAPPI sponsored a standalone competition for the Sappi Mankele MTB Challenge. Sappi will be giving R5000 for 1st, R3000 for 2nd & R2000 for 3rd place. This will purely be based on number of school children participating at the Sappi Mankele race. Kids remember to put your School name on your entry form.
May the best school Win!
Mpumalanga Marathon Series basic rules:
Normal CSA rules apply at all the MPU Series events. Check out www.cyclingsa.com
4 out of the 5 races count for overall points.
All marathon & 1/2 marathon categories will be in the running for overall podium position.
Any rider from any province may take part in MPU series.
Overall marathon & 1/2 marathon leaders will be given a Mpumalanga Marathon Series leader Jersey.
Overall prizes and medals will be handed out at the final event at Mankele on the 25th of November.
Please note: all these events are run by separate race organisers. Please contact the race organiser directly for any race queries. All Series / points queries can be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org