Get fit, ready for another Tuff Adventure

Secure your spot on 2018 Transkei run

HOME to the most diverse and adventurous playground, well known as the Transkei, will see the Merrell Transkei Tuff 150km Adventure Race take place there again in April.

This exciting and adventurous race debuted in February last year with only 12 teams entered and has since grown into an event that only offers 30 team or duo entries.

OFF ROAD: It’s time to enter the exciting and beautiful Transkei Tuff Adventure Race Picture: BRUCE VIAENE

Entries for next year’s Merrell Transkei Tuff have already begun to stream in, leaving only six spots available to those “tuff” enough and looking to explore the most unforgettable terrain within the Transkei.

Mountain biking, trekking, abseiling, orienteering and kayaking are some of the disciplines required to compete and prove that your team is Transkei Tuff! “The Transkei Tuff is the little, big adventure race that gives you everything in one package,” Merrell Adventure Racing Addict team member, Donovan Sims said

Race village will once again take form at Wavecrest Beach Hotel & Spa; ideally situated on the banks of the Nxaxo River, overlooking a pristine mangrove estuary, and surrounded by magnificent dune forests and endless expanses of beach. As hosts, Wavecrest create a spectator friendly environment for families and friends looking to cheer their loved ones with support.

Camping options are available to supporters seeking to enjoy the splendour of the Transkei Simply contact Trystan Viaene at for more information. Alternatively enter online: as soon as possible to ensure you don’t miss out on this adventure of a lifetime.


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