The Beast Trail Run (Table Mountain) – 2019UTMB Qualifier 

June 9, 2019

June 9, 2019

7:00 To 17:00

Newlands Picnic Site, Union Avenue, Cape Town, South Africa

30km - R395 to R495
50km - R595 to R695


Event Description

The Beast Trail Run takes place on the 9th of June 2019, from Newlands Picnic Site (Cape Town). Distance options: 30km & 50km.

The Beast Trail Run, 50km of tough Table Mountain trails! Catering for seasoned, fit trail runners, The Beast will offer entrants 50km of spectacular scenery within the Table Mountain National Park. This is without a doubt the toughest 50Ks in South Africa!


The 50km is a UTMB qualifier!

Entry Fees (non refundable)
(15 Jan – 31 Mar)
50km – R595
30km – R395
(01 April – 05 June)
50km – R695
30km – R495

Start Venue: Start and Finish is at the Newlands Picnic Site.

Finish Venue: Finish is at Foresters Arms (Forries)

Start Time
50km Beast: 7:45am
30km Beast A batch: 8:15am
30km Beast B batch: 8:25am

Venue: Forries, 52 Newlands Ave, Newlands, Cape Town, 7700
Date: Wednesday, 6 June from 4pm
Race number, T-shirt, timing chip collection.
Route video, chat to organisers and RSVP attendance to claim your free beer / wine.

Late Reg:
Registration on race day will open at 06:45.

1. Charged Cell Phone (add 072 924 2371 Energy Events, Emergencies only)
2. Waterproof jacket, thermal base layer, buff or beanie
3. Food = energy bars, sandwich, fruit, nuts, chocolate
4. Hydration – Minimum 1 litre to start race!
5. Space Blanket, headlamp, whistle
6. Map (this is best saved onto your phone, as an image, and as a kmz file into Google Earth, Strava etc)
DO NOT bring: HEADPHONES, Dogs, Flu or litter.

30km / 50km

Cut off 1 @ Dam wall – 11h45
(@6.52km/h) (@5.43km/h)

Cut off 2 @ Top of PlatterKlip – 12h45
(@6.22Km/h) (@5.45km/h)

Cut off 3 @ Kloofnek – 14h15

Cut off 4 @ King’s Blockhouse – 15h45

Cut off @ Finish line – 17h45
(@5 km/h)

Compulsory Stops: At Dam wall – gear check!

Water Points: 50km – 3 / 30km – 2

Age Restriction
The minimum age for the The Beast Trail Run is 18 years.

This event uses Timing Chips with LiveTime.


Energy Events

Caeli Manuel - 0214244579

How to Enter?

Online Entry HERE

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