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Friday, 22 May 2015
THE BEAST Registration

Race Number Collection

Friday, 22 May 2015 @ 5pm – 7pm

COMPULSORY 47km Briefing @ 6pm

Venue:

Sports Science Institute of South Africa: SSISA
Boundary Road, Newlands, Cape Town

Late arrivals/ Out of town runners: Late Registration on Saturday, 23 May from 3pm to 6pm at – Race Venue: Old Zoo at UCT (near Rhodes Memorial)

Compulsory Equipment

22km:

1. Water – Carry at least 1.5 Litre
2. Food – Energy Bar/ Sandwich/ Banana.
3. A cell phone charged with organiser’s number in Ziplock bag. (072 924 2371 – emergencies only)
4. Windbreaker is compulsory. Waterproof jacket is compulsory if rain is expected. NO EXCUSES!
5. Space Blanket

47km Beast:

1. Water – Carry at least 1.5 Litre
2. Food – Energy Bar/ Sandwich/ Banana.
3. A cell phone charged with organiser’s number in Ziplock bag. (072 924 2371 – emergencies only)
4. Waterproof jacket is compulsory. NO EXCUSES!
5. Thermal Long Sleeve Base Layer
6. Space Blanket
7. Whistle
8. Route Map (Supplied)
9. Buff/Beanie

DO NOT bring: HEADPHONES, Dogs, Flu or litter.

Compulsory Stops

2 Compulsory stops for gear check! First at the start and secondly on top of Kasteelspoort.

Start Time

47km Beast: 7:00am

22km: 8:00am (Batch Starts)

Cut-Off (47km)

Beast Cut Off 1 – Kloof Nek, at 17km, 3 hours after start.

Beast Cut Off 2 – Top of Kasteelspoort, at 24.5km, 5 hours after start.
This is also a Gear Check and Medical ‘eyeball the doc’ point.

Beast Cut Off 3 – Concrete Rd, Overseers Cottage at 35km, 8 hours after start
(times will slow down after Kasteels). This allows us to get everyone in before dark.

Finish Line cut off – 10 hours, 5pm.

22km Cut-Offs:

22km athletes must complete the first 7km to Tafelberg Road within 90 minutes, and have approximately 2.5 hours to make it off the mountain to the Blockhouse (11km point). The finish line cut-off is at 15h00.


Prize Purse

Winners will share a total prize purse of R50 000.

Prizes for Ultra Beast (47km)

The same prize money for men and women:


1st 2nd 3rd
Open R 10 000 R 5 000 R 3 000
Vets R   1 000

Master R 0

Prizes for Mini Beast (22km)

The same prize money for men and women:


1st 2nd 3rd
Open R 3 000 R 1 500 R 750
Vets R    750

Master R    500



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