28.0 miles
Distance
1,397 ft
Climb
-1,397 ft
Descent
4,198 ft
High Point
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This is the 3rd edition of the Pursuit challenge with a 45km individual time trail.

You choose your own starting time over a 4 day period, start is a the trail head at Buffelsdrift Trail park.

Timing by strava, make sure to join the strava club.

Detailed Description
45km Pursuit 3 is a 28 mile intermediate race route located near Pretoria North. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 21 trails. This route climbs 1,397 ft with a max elevation of 4,198 ft then descends -1,397 ft.
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Route Sections

1 Timed Section

Trails in Route

Sefudi 003869 ft
BD 061719 ft
BD 029 Double Track1,886 ft
Nyala Drop1,690 ft
BD 0182,976 ft
BD 018a285 ft
BD 016738 ft
Bosbok899 ft
Up-Shongololo3,074 ft
BD 061a19 miles
RARC 008423 ft
BDGR 0333,990 ft
BDGR 0224,715 ft
BDGR 0382 miles
BDGR 0354,173 ft
BDGR 0344,219 ft
BDGR 0363,980 ft
Secret Forest1 mile
BD 0592,014 ft
Sefudi 0054,541 ft
Sefudi 007253 ft

Details

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  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Thursday January 21, 2021 at 07:00am
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    26
More Stats for 45km Pursuit 3 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,778 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,866 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,865 ft
  • Grade max
    -23.3%
  • Grade min
    24.5%
  • Distance climb
    13 miles
  • Distance down
    11 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Secret Forest
Sep 2, 2022 @ 10:04pm
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BDGR 022
Sep 2, 2022 @ 10:04pm
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BD 059
Sep 2, 2022 @ 10:04pm
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Sefudi 003
Sep 2, 2022 @ 10:04pm
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Sefudi 005
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