Resolution Trail Run
Sun 13 Jan 2019  
It’s the new year and you made the resolution so now all you need to do is enter and put your resolutions to the test. There are four distances to choose from so whether you a beginner or experienced, there is something for all abilities. We will also be hosting the coffee and craft market from 09h00 till 14h00 on the same day, enjoy a shower and browse through the stalls. Live music, food stalls and kids’ entertainment available.
Dirtopia Ride & Run
Sun 20 Jan 2019  
Celebrate the beautiful time in the winelands with a ride and run. You will start your day with the ride which consists of two 10km loops for 20km or one loop for the 10km, you then enter the transition zone and grab your running gear for the 7.5km. You can do it in teams (one rides and other runs). If you don’t ride there is a 10km trail run only discipline that you can do.
Winelands Yogathlon
Sun 27 Jan 2019  
Join us for something different in the Winelands, Dirtopia have partnered up with Nicci from Riverside studio, Stellenbosch and again we welcome OTG Active on board, what a great sponsor! We will start off with a 7km run (with the option of the 5km route) of marked routes, followed by a 45 minutes yoga session and finish off with a short meditation. Fitter runners can also do a longer route of 12.5km if they prefer. Very cool prizes to be won in a lucky draw.
Fairtree Simonsberg Contour Mountain Bike
Sat 2 Feb 2019  
The event will start and finish at Delvera farm where riders can expect daily stages of 40km and 60km. Choose one day or both days or mix up your distances. Each participant will receive a goody bag plus coffee, breakfast snack and daily lunch buffet. Live timing for all entrants. Medals to all finishers. Massage services, kiddies entertainment areas and great facilities like showers & beer and wine stalls, bike park and wash/lube station.
Fairtree Simonsberg Contour Trail Run
Sat 9 Feb 2019  
The event will start and finish at Delvera farm where runners will be treated to breakfast and lunch, kiddies entertainment and a wonderful area to relax after their run, with showers and massage service. Two routes will be on offer for the two-day stage race, the long route being around 25km and the other a 15km route. On Sunday, 10 February another route has been added for fun – all welcome to join the 7km route on the last day.
All Mountain Enduro - Delvera
Sun 17 Feb 2019  
Stage information will be released at a later stage, looking at 4 or 5 stages for the day. E bikes are welcome to join. You will pass the waterpoint multiple times stocked with water, Powerade, Coke, jellies, fruit, Redbull. Return your number board to us afterwards and we will give you a free beer (or powerade / Redbull). Boerewors on sale to enjoy in the courtyard.
Harvest Trail Run
Sat 23 Feb 2019  
Join us for the Harvest celebrations, for three months in the year, the Cape Winelands come to life. The farms are filled with pickers, the cellars are buzzing with activity and the winemakers are hard at work crafting world-class wines. This year we launch a new venue, Simonsvlei Wine Estate with three trail runs taking place with two route options. The trail runs will take place on a Saturday in conjunction with their weekly Vlei Market. Title sponsor Sportsmans Warehouse vouchers to be won
Summer Trail Run
Sat 23 Feb 2019  
Lace up your trainers, strive to improve your fitness level and uncover some of the most magnificent views through the vineyards and over the iconic Taalmonument situated on Paarl Mountain. Join us for the second time back at Simonsvlei Wine Estate with two route options available. All the trail runs will take place on a Saturday in conjunction with their weekly Vlei Market. Title sponsor Sportsmans Warehouse vouchers to be won and amazing Simonsvlei Wine.
Swallows Trail Run
Sun 24 Mar 2019  
The first in the FALKE series for the year. Join us at this magnificent venue, Warwick Estate is a high-end South African winery with rich history dating back to 1771. The barn swallow migration in March is a worldwide attraction and said to be a sight to be witnessed and experienced. Let’s celebrate this phenomenon with FALKE and Warwick with three distances to choose from.
Dirtopia Trail Run Challenge
Sat 27 Apr 2019  
Autumn time in the winelands brings about beautiful colours in the winelands. This special event will take runners on more challenging routes against the slopes of the Simonsberg mountains with magnificent views of the winelands and Table Mountain in the distance. Beautiful single-track to look forward to and fully stocked waterpoints. You could be the lucky winner of vouchers from title sponsor Sportsmans Warehouse. Prize money to the top male and female runner in the 25km.
All Mountain Enduro - Uitkyk
Sun 28 Apr 2019  
Some of our favourite trails and not to be missed. Stage information will be released at a later stage, looking at 4 or 5 stages for the day. E bikes are welcome to join, remember there needs to be more than 10 E bikes to qualify for podium. You will pass the waterpoint multiple times stocked with water, Powerade, Coke, jellies, fruit, Redbull. Return your number board to us afterwards and we will give you a free beer (or Powerade / Redbull).
Dirtopia Ride & Run
Sun 5 May 2019  
Celebrate the beautiful time in the winelands with a ride and run. You will start your day with the ride which consists of two 10km loops for 20km or one loop for the 10km, you then enter the transition zone and grab your running gear for the 7.5km. You can do it in teams (one rides and other runs). If you don’t ride there is a 10km trail run only discipline that you can do.
Change of Season Trail Run
Sun 12 May 2019  
L’Avenir Wine Estate is hand-selected as one of the finest boutique wine-producing estates in the world to hold its own alongside the international best. One of our favourite venues, this time we gear up with title sponsor Sportsmans Warehouse to enjoy the last of the Autumn days. You could be a lucky winner of Sportsmans Warehouse vouchers and elegant L’Avenir wine.
All Mountain Enduro - Wellington
Sun 19 May 2019  
Stage information will be released at a later stage, looking at 4 or 5 stages for the day. E bikes are welcome to join, remember there needs to be more than 10 E bikes to qualify for podium. You will pass the waterpoint multiple times stocked with water, Powerade, Coke, jellies, fruit, Redbull. Return your number board to us afterwards and we will give you a free beer (or Powerade / Redbull). Piza e vino will be ready with your morning coffee and now serve breakfast too and that delicious pizza.
Youth Day Trail Run
Sun 16 Jun 2019  
We welcome our title sponsor Capestorm on board for three Trail Runs in 2019. Join us for the first Capestrom Trail run and let’s celebrate Youth Day with a run between the vineyards, stunning views & singletrack in the Simonsberg Conservancy. This day is dedicated to the youth of South Africa, let them come have some fun. There will be youth categories in every distance, so bring the family! All under 18’s pay only R50 pre entry fee!
Mid Year Trail Run
Sun 30 Jun 2019  
Have you stayed fit for the first six months of the year? Well, keep on going or start all over! Muratie is the base for some of the most beautiful trail systems in the Western Cape as part of the Simonsberg Conservancy. Second event with Cape Storm as a title sponsor – the gear will be for sale and up for grabs at the lucky draw!
Wine Adventure Trail Run
Sun 14 Jul 2019  
Warwick is one of our favourite venues to host a trail run! Not only are the trails & views magnificent, but the hospitality at a beautiful site is such a pleasure and what better way to host our second Capestorm trail run. Brave the winter chill, enjoy a coffee & snack before the start and you can even taste wine on the route!