Sugar Rush Classic MTB Race and new precinct at Collisheen

The  inaugural  i-Cycle Sugar Rush Classic MTB Race is being held on 9th of June 2013 at Collisheen Estate Ballito. This exciting new event is being held on brand new 45km, 22Km and 5km Trails specifically designed and built by well known sports coach, competitive athlete and trail designer Russell White. i-Cycle Insurance, part of the Policy Provider Group,  is the major title sponsor  and  there is a 5km Specialized Kids Classic Race wholly designed by Concept Cyclery, the cycle stores owned and run by the Stander family.

Entries for the race close on 05 June 2013. Registration begins at 6.00 and the costs and times are:


Start Time

Pre-entry Fee

Late Entry Fee

45km Classic


R 150

R 190

20km Classic


R 120

R 150

5km Kids   Classic


R 40

R 60

5km Fun Run


R 75

R 100

There will be seeding and batching and the race will be fully adminstered by ROAG. 

The i-Cycle Sugar Rush Classic offers great cash podium prizes, courtesy of the  main sponsors, plenty of spot prizes for competitors due to the generous support of many local Ballito Business businesses, water tables with various product offerings, food stalls, market stalls, entertainment for the kids, secure parking and medical support vehicles. All in all a great family day of  healthy fun!!

This inaugural race also coincides with the “soft” opening of the Sugar Rush Adventure Centre which is situated in a precinct development at Collisheen Estate just outside Ballito. This precinct, situated on a 10ha piece of land, includes a winery –  an initiative of Enterprise Ilembe, a Floriculture Centre, and the Sugar Rush Adventure Centre.

At the Sugar Rush Centre, which should be completed in its entirety towards the second half of this year, there will be a Cycling Hub catering for the whole family that will incorporate an adventure Zone For kids, a Cycling Academy as well as internal and external bike trails. Concept Cyclery Stores, well known for their Specialized range of mountain bikes, has undertaken to develop the Children’s internal trail area at the Sugar Rush Adventure Centre.

With the support of the owners of over 20 farms, who have willingly made their properties available for MTB Trails  and this i-Cycle Sugar Rush Classic, Sugar Rush cc have adopted as their slogan “Pedalling to Protect” because they  will be channelling funds into the participating farms to ensure that permanent green lungs are well maintained for riding purposes and are protected for the future.

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