There are only 250 entries for the Hout Bay Trail Challenge 2017 and participants will need to register online when entries open at 10:00am. You will be able to pay with a credit card, debit card or make an EFT payment. Entries will close on Monday 20th July 2017 or once we have reached our limit.


Entry Options

  • Individuals
  • Team (3 Runners, each doing one leg)
  • There will be 10 Bright Start Charity places available on a first come first basis.
  • The last 20 places will be reserved for previous race winners, sponsors, media, development runners, invited runners and the previous year's marshals. Any places not used will be offered to those on the waiting list.
  • Hout Bay Ultra Challenge will not be held this year.
  • If you are unsuccessful at obtaining an entry initially to the 2017 race, you can place your name on the waiting list online or try win one of two Dunlop Entries (details below).

Entries will close on 20th July 2017 at 5pm or once we have reached our entry limit of 250. We are anticipating that the entries will once again go quickly.

Dunlop Entry

Win 1 of 2 free ENTRIES from Dunlop Tyres. Complete this slip and drop it in at one of the following Dunlop Tyre store.

  • Motyre - 158-160 Durban Road Bellville
  • Tonnesen Fitment Centre Goodwood - 333 Voortrekker Road Goodwood
  • Tonnesen Fitment Centre Rosemead - 37 Rosmead Avenue Claremont
  • Tonnesen Fitment Centre Wynberg - 33 Main Road Wynberg
  • Tonnesens Parow - 394 Voortrekker Road Parrow
  • Value Tyre & Fitment Centre in Tokai - Shop 5 & 6 Tokai Centre.

  • The draw will close on Wednesday 5th Jul 2017 at 12:00 (midday)
  • The draw will take place on Wednesday 5th July 2017 at 4pm
  • Only one entry per person
  • Participants are required to be 18 years or older
  • Lucky Draw box will be placed at Dunlop Value Tyre & Fitment Centre - Shop 5 & 6 Tokai Centre
  • If you have entered online you may still enter the Dunlop competition and should you win a free entry, you can either pass it on to a friend or get your entry fee refunded
  • Full Terms and Conditions

Please make sure your email address is on our mailing list, so that you receive reminder emails on when entries open.

Entry includes:

  • The Race
  • Race T-shirt
  • Live Tracking
  • Race Briefing Dinner at Suikerbossie Restaurant
  • Check Point snacks
  • Finishers Burger or Vegetarians option
  • Finishers' medals
  • SANParks permit fee

Entry Fees:

  • Individual (40km): R1250.00
  • Team Entry (40km): R2100.00 (3 runners per team - each will run 1 of the 3 legs in a relay format)
  • Bright Start Charity Entry is R2000.00 (individual entry)
  • Bright Start Charity Entry Team is R3600.00 (3 runners per team - each will run 1 of the 3 legs in a relay format)

We encourage companies to take up the Charity entries.

Should the event be cancelled due to weather, fire or any other factor that affects the safety of participants there will be no refunding of entry fees.