Gravel grinding racing
Peddling for good cause
23 September 2021 | Sports
Alfons Kiesewetter; Organiser; “N$20 of every entry fee will be donated to the Seawork Cares Trust.”
Cycles4U hosts the Seawork Gravel Grinder at the Moonlight Resort on the outskirts of Swakopmund on Saturday.
“N$20 of every entry fee will be donated to the Seawork Cares Trust,” said organiser Alfons Kiesewetter of the event, where N$35 000 worth of prizes are up for grabs.
Participants can enter either the cycling or running categories. The three cycling distances for both men and women will be contested over 25km, 50km and 80km. Participation costs N$270 for the 80km cycling race and N$270 and N$170 respectively for the 50km and 25km races.
Runners are also in for a treat, as they can take part in 5km, 10km or 21km runs. Entrance for the run is N$170 for both the 21km and 10km events, while the 5km run will cost N$120.
Registration takes place on Friday (24 September) from 16:00 to 18:00 at Cycles4U or online.