Urban Mountain Bike Assault announces prizes worth up to R370 000!


    Got a competitive spirit? Want to be the King or Queen of the Joburg jungle? The Urban Mountain Bike Assault is awarding prizes to the value of R370 000 during the event.

    Partnering with City Parks and Joburg Zoo, the Urban Mountain Bike Assault, taking place on the 12th October 2014, has created a route that turns Johannesburg into the ultimate mountain biker’s playground.

    The Urban Mountain Bike Assault will take place in the City of Gold so in keeping; we’ve got some dazzling prizes! Big prizes up for grabs for the serious racers, schools and even the riders armed with GoPros!

    The Urban Mountain Bike Assault will award prizes for the following fun categories:

    The School Challenge: We call all schools to put together teams of five mountain biking loving students! (For the 22km event only) The winning team with the best combined time will win R5000 per rider and R25 000 for their school. Total prize worth R50 000!

    Best Dressed: There ain’t no party like a dress up party! Calling all those who love to get dressed up, the best-dressed team of three will win R5000 per rider. That’s right a total of R15 000 is just a wig away. The three themes are Big Five, Zombie or 80’s Pop Star

    The Longest Day: Slow and steady wins the cash, R5000 will be awarded to the male and female with the longest day. We’re sure the R10 000 will be spent in a flash.

    And last but definitely not least, The Best Video Clip prize. Have a knack for recording the action? Never leave home without your GoPro? We have R6500 each for one creative rider and spectator who sends us the most amazing and adventurous Urban MTB Assault video clip to info@bam.co.za by Friday 31st October 2014.

    There will be tons of video opportunities along the route so here we’re encouraging you to get a little dirty and very creative to create the most hilarious, inspired or epic YouTube clip ever.

    You have to be 13+ to enter the race.  Enter now!

    Any age group can chose to alternatively enter the 52km route.

    With these incredible prizes worth over R370 000 up for grabs the Urban Mountain Bike Assault is a race for all levels of riders, and we challenge both the pros and weekend warriors to bring it on! Not in it to win it? Don’t worry, there is also some serious fun going on in the jungle.

    Marks Park will be jam packed with fun for the whole family with food, beer & music and a fun 1km race with goody bags & medals for the participating kiddies!