Feb 20, 2016 at 7:15 AM

Vaal Eden Challenge

The Savannah Africa & The Dell Wildlife Park


South Africa

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Entry Fee $10
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $70
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 10K
  • 25K
  • 50K
  • 14K

Type: Trail

Participant Limit: 1000

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 100%

First Year of the Event: 2013

Description: Come and experience trail running in a scenically stunning area which has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its scientific importance! Add to that the experience of running in game parks where you can see the wildlife of the African savannah and this makes this tour an un-missable trip! The Vaal Wildlife Trail Runs consist of 4 trail runs over 2 days in 2 different wildlife parks. The Vaal Eden Rhino Challenge is a tough 2 day stage race totalling 40kms. However, there are individual trail runs of 7km, 11km, 15km and 25km which can be run alone or combined to suit runners and walkers of all abilities. A holiday tour can be booked including the event so that you can experience this magnificent area as well as a stunning running eventto suit all types, adventurous or less adventurous.


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Past Event Dates

Held on Feb 20, 2016

Held on Mar 28, 2015

Held on Mar 22, 2014

Held on Mar 23, 2013

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