NOTICE – The event is fully booked! Complete the form below and we will inform you first as VIP as soon as the next R&R event date is confirmed.
Raceworx KTM & RAD Moto have teamed up to bring you The R&R. This collaboration will also bring to fruition future R&R challenges & events just like this one. More information will be shared during the course of the year.
On The R&R Event, you will experience unforgettable adventure, sharing it all with like-minded riders. This event is open to Adventure and Road Bikes and is pillion friendly.
This event will take place over three days from 13 – 15 March 2020.
WHERE IS THE EVENT TAKING PLACE?
In the picturesque little hamlet of Kaapsehoop, on the edge of what is known as the Ngodwana Plateau.
Kaapsehoop or Kaapschehoop is a town in the Mpumalanga province (formerly Eastern Transvaal) of South Africa. It is situated 1486 m (4878 ft.) above sea level on the Highveld escarpment, about 25 km from Nelspruit, the capital of Mpumalanga.
PRICING – R2 995 per person (includes accommodation, meals and The R&R Shirt)
The accommodation (2 nights) is in a quaint lodge in Kaapsehoop called Silver Mist Guest House and everyone will be accommodated in comfortable hotel-style rooms, twin beds for those wanting to share rooms or a double bed for couples or single supplement guests.
Meals included are lunch and dinner on Friday, breakfast, light lunch and pizza dinner on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday morning.
FRIDAY 13 March 2020 – Guests will meet at Raceworx KTM and RAD at 08h00 and depart the respective dealerships at 09h00. The route will be very straightforward out to Machadodorp where we’ll break for lunch at Milly’s. Thereafter we’ll split the road and adventure groups into two for a tarmac or gravel route into Kaapsehoop and our meeting point of Silver Mist Guest House. Drinks will be enjoyed on the lawn at the guest house until dinner which will be hosted in the restaurant.
SATURDAY 14 March 2020 – Breakfast at 08h00 during which we’ll have a riders briefing and depart for the rides at 09h00. There will be 3 routes available; Road only of 344km through the best twisties in Mpumalanga, a light gravel or green route of 235km for the less experienced and pillion couples through beautiful surroundings, as well as a slightly tougher red route of 296km for the more adventurous rider, up and down the mountain trails. A common lunch stop will be in Barberton. A brief ride will follow back up to Silver Mist Guest House for afternoon drinks. Dinner will be down the road within walking distance through this beautiful village at Salvador Main Street Bistro and consist of pizza in a buffet style.
SUNDAY 15 March 2020 – Breakfast will be down the road at Kaapschehoop Gastehuis and be served from 08h00 until everyone is done. The guests are either welcome to join the organised route home via Tonteldoos or make their own way home via whichever way they choose.
The closest filling station is 12km away in Ngodwana. Guests to fill up here on the way into Kaapsehoop on Friday, Barberton on Saturday and Ngodwana on Sunday morning again.
A GPS is highly recommended and the GPX file will be shared amongst all participants in the week prior to The R&R. If you don’t have a GPS you can use your smartphone with free software downloads or you are welcome to join up with a buddy.
Complete the form below if you are interested to participate in the event. We will contact you shortly with more information. The full amount is due by Friday 28 February 2020 to ensure your place is reserved.