39th Timber City Spookhill Challenge – 2019

June 29, 2019

June 29, 2019

8:00 To 10:30

Beaumont Primary School, Van Der Merwe Road, Cape Town, South Africa

5km – R20
15km – R80
Temp license - R50

Helderberg Harriers Athletics Club
Helderberg Harriers Athletics Club
Address: Somerset West, Cape Town

Event Description

The 39th Timber City Spookhill Challenge takes place on the 29th of June 2019, from Beaumont Primary School (Somerset West). Distance options: 15km & 5km fun run.

“Spookhill” itself is situated ±4½km from the start and got its name from an optical illusion that’s making the uphill seems like a downhill from a certain point …. quite spooky. The highest hill of the course is ±6km from the start in Silverboomkloof Street.

Distance & Entry Fee:
5km – R20
15km – R80
Temp license – R50

Start/ Finish Venue: Beaumont Primary School, Somerset West

Start Time:
15km – 8am
5km Fun Run – 8:15am

Discipline: Road Running

Age limit:
15km – 15 years old
5km – 9 years old

Prize Giving & Lucky draw: 10:30am

Entries limited to 2 000 runners


This is a #CarryMyOwn race and is plastic free and no sachets will be supplied.
Bring your own reusable cup or waterbottle to refill at our water stations.
A limited amount of biodegradable cups will be supplied for front runners.


Helderberg Harriers

How to Enter?

Enter on race day only, from 6:30am. (Pay by CASH or SNAPSCAN)

Pre-entries available from 1 April on Quicket

Contact Information


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