MiWay Big 5 MTB Series – Race 2: Heatonville Leopard Classic

    The second race in the MiWay Big 5 MTB Series takes place on Sunday 26 June 2011. Register now!

    Event Date: Sunday, 26 June 2011
    Location: Heatonville Farmers Club, Heatonville
    Province: Kwa-Zulu Natal
    Race distances : 50km, 25km, 10km fun ride
    Online entries: http://www.roag.co.za/
    Keep up to date with this race by following MiWay MTB on Facebook or for checking the website regulary for updates.

    Accommodation: www.visitzululand.co.za.co.za 



    Start Times Distance Entry Fee
    9:00am 50km R150
    9:05am 25km R120
    9:15am 10km fun ride R40
    Good news: 
    This Super Classic event is registered with the KZN Mountain Bike Association, and will earn you points for both the Big 5 and the provincial Super Classic series. 


    Directions & Map:

    • Take N2 North from Durban. Turn-off at Richards Bay / Empangeni off-ramp, R34 (+-1h30mins)
    • Turn left at the off-ramp and drive towards Empangeni on the R34. Continue straight through Empangeni on the R34 main road and out the other side towards Eshowe. i.e. you will drive through 10 sets of traffic lights (do not turn-off the R34.)
    • After the last traffic light proceed +-8km’s, you will pass an industrial site (Empangeni Milling) on your left and then you will encounter the Heatonville turnoff on your right. Cross the railway line and proceed another +-8 km’s to the Heatonville club.
    • GPS Co-ordinates are as follows: 28*39’49.48”S  31*47’15.01”E

    Click here for Google Map.

     All races in this series: 

      This article has 2 Comments

      1. is there any way we can get a map for the next race as some of us tend to get lost

        MiWay MTB’s response on 19.05.2011

        Hi Michael,

        We’ll pass your enquiry on to the race organisers.

        Kind regards,
        MiWay MTB Team

      2. Hi

        Any idea where we can see the photographs from the race, there seemed to be lots of photographers but cant find any pictures.


        MiWayMTB’s response on 26.07.2012

        Hi Craig,

        Apologies for the delay in responding!
        You can visit the following website to purchase photos: http://shop.momentography.co.za/?wpsc_product_category=7-heatonville-leopard-classic-2012

        However, please note that the Hluhluwe photos will be up in 2 – 3 weeks only.

        Otherwise, you can browse through MiWay’s photos on Facebook by clicking here

        Thanks and enjoy!
        The MiWayMTB Team

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