Great care has been taken in selecting the route in the 5km; 12km or 18km courses to ensure participants are treated to exceptional views, crossing shallow lagoons,bush and beach. This is not a race it is an experience. The 18km route will take entrants on an exciting new path to a beacon above the Umdloti Village where the outlook is expected to be breath taking.
All participants will receivespecial T-shirts, which have been prepared with love by the ladies at Intaka Yempakamo Co-Operative in Durban. Jockey has been supporting Intaka for many years and offer their services to assist them in running a successful CMT.
Top athletes have already planned lining up at the start and include Thenjiwe Gumede (17) who is SA Cross Country Champion and came 1st in the youth category of the Sowetan Marathon this year. Mbhasobni Gumede (17) who finished top 5 in the Soweto Marathon 2014. Lonwabo Mangwa who has many Oceans Marathons and Comrades Marathons under his belt. Lonwabo is the founder of the Inanda Qadi Athletics Club and coaches a lot of the rising stars of KZN.
The Jockey Trail Run will startand finish at the Millennium Stage on Umhlanga's Main Beach. All refreshments will supported by Brookes, Powerade, GU and Just Juice. Winners will receive Jockey hampers and Jockey will also be donating over R15 000 worth of underwear to designated charities. Runners will be treated to spot prizes.
On returning to the beach at the end of the course - participants can enjoy a relaxing day enjoying refreshingly chilled Just Juice and watching top South African surfers go head to head at the Lizzard Hurricane Surf Session 2014 where there will be FREE WIFI, further entertainment, Zulu dancing and many prizes and exciting giveaways for the entire family.