Lusus: Cycling Events
Lusus: Cycling Events

Namaqua Quest 3 Day MTB Stage Race

Location: Jakkalswater Guest farm

Date: 31 August 2018


Ride flower covered valleys, rugged mountains, ancient canyons carved by the hands of time and plains with grazing gemsbok, zebra and springbok.Experience natures' magical show of colour and beauty during the world's largest and most spectacular natural flower display.


When: 31 August – 2 September 2018Where: Springbok, NamaqualandRace Village: Jakkalswater Guest Farm (between Springbok and Nababeep), Namaqualand, Northern CapeWhat: South Africa’s most colourful 3 day MTB stage raceFormat: SoloEntries: Limited to 200 cyclist

STAGE INFORMATIONDay 1: Schaap RiverFULL: 68km (start is at 07:30am)LITE: 39km (start is at 07:40am)

Day 2: GoegapFULL: 55km (start is at 07:30am)LITE: 35km (start is at 07:40am)

Day 3: Old Copper RailFULL: 51km (start is at 08:00am)LITE: 20kmThe routes for each day have been designed so that they offer riders great trails, spectacular scenery and beautiful flowers.

As with any good mountain bike trail, there will be a mix of everything… tough climbs, fast downhills, a few technical sections, sand and loads of free-flowing sections for pure riding bliss!