Test your limits in the medihelp cherry race
The Medihelp Cherry Race is a challenging 23 km route run on tar and on jeep tracks. Held annually in the quaint town of Ficksburg, it is the Free State’s biggest race. Besides battling across frequently rough terrain, runners must also scale the Imperani Mountain hill at a daunting 1 835 m above sea level.
|Date:||Saturday, 17 November 2018|
|Start and finish:||Ficksburg Primary School, 1 Imperani Street, Ficksburg|
|Distances:||23 km (R120), 5 km fun run (R20)|
|Online entries open:||Friday, 1 June 2018|
|Entries close:||Friday, 2 November 2018|
|Late entries:||Friday, 16 November and Saturday, 17 November (R130)|
HealthPrint members get free entry!
As a member of Medihelp’s free online wellness programme, HealthPrint, you can enter this and all other Medihelp-sponsored events free of charge. Simply log in to the HealthPrint website and click on the Medihelp Cherry MTB Challenge link to redeem your free ticket. (Available from 1 June 2018)
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The following accommodation options are available in and around Ficksburg. Book early to avoid disappointment:
|Bella Rosa Guest House||051 933 email@example.com|
|Bellevue B&B||078 034 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Boerewoning B&B||051 933 2820|
|Boschfontein Farm B&B||051 933 3910|
|Buzz Backpackers||051 933 email@example.com|
|Canonly B&B||051 933 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Crystal Mountain||072 529 email@example.com|
|Daskop Guest and Game Farm||083 257 2335 / 079 393 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Die Kersiehuis B&B||051 933 email@example.com|
|Eagle View||051 933 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Die Klein Woning||051 933 3676 / 083 381 5914|