2023 WC XCM #3

2023-08-12 all-day
Arauna Farm
Arauna Farm/Plaas
40 Slangrivier Pad/Road, Wellington, 7654
South Africa

The MTB Challenge at Arauna Farm, Wellington

The 3rd WC XCM race that was supposed to take place on 8 July 2023, has been postponed to take place on 12 August 2023 now. To ENTER, race start info and programme, please view https://pedalpower.org.za/events/mtbchallenge/   

Please note Age Categories per distance:
15km: minimum age – 8yrs on 31 Dec 2023     Sprogs & Nippers (Unofficial, not on log)
30km: minimum age – 13yrs on 31 Dec 2023   Sub Junior Boys & Girls (13-14) &
Grand Master Women (60+)
60km: minimum age – 15yrs on 31 Dec 2023
Youth Men & Women (15-16)
Junior Men & Women (17-18)
Senior Men & Women (19-29)
Sub Vet Men & Women (30-39)
Vet Men & Women (40-49)
Master Men & Women (50-59)
Grand Master Men (60+)

Cycling South Africa Membership and Licence Requirements:   To register and race (and to qualify for regional or provincial colours), South African riders must hold a valid Cycling South Africa Membership or Cycling South Africa Full Racing Licence at the time of entry.

Juniors and Elites need to have Cycling South Africa Full Racing Licences and  all other categories may have Cycling South Africa Memberships.   For more information about Cycling South Africa, Click here

Please ensure that you have paid your Cycling South Africa fee.  Kindly bring your printed Membership/Licence Card to registration.

Foreign nationals and others with valid reasons for not having Cycling South Africa Membership/ Licences may purchase a day licence at registration or via the entry process in order to race.


To qualify for WC Colours Awards, you need to enter your Region correctly during the race entry process.  And, the Region that you select during the entry process, must be the same as the Region that you have on your Cycling SA profile.    Please check and correct you CyclingSA profile if necessary.

To check your Region, click your maps below:


Marking of the Track:  Marking of the track and the construction of the race village will commence on Thursday prior to the event.