Ox Pecker Trail Run


Oxpecker Trail Run

Pick Your Weekend:

When entries open click on your bird to enter, clicking on them will take you to our entry site.

Please note: All 3 events are exactly the same. Prize money for the top 3 male and female on the African weekend only.

Entry Fee Details:

If you are staying at the race village, please make sure you select one of the following accommodation options:

The Oxpecker tent is a canvas tent with 2 comfortable mattresses on the floor.

Cost: R400 for the weekend (sleeps up to 2 people).

Our kudu tent is a large canvas tent which has a proper bed and mattress. You will need to bring your own linen.
You can place your bags under the bed.

Cost: R1800 (each Kudu Tent sleeps 2 people)

Our weaver tent is a large canvas tent which has two proper beds with duvets, linen and pillows. Each tent has electricity.
Shared ablutions and chairs outside to enjoy being by the riverside.

Cost: R3200 for the weekend (each Weaver Tent sleeps 2 people).

Our kingfisher tent option is very limited.

The X-Large canvas tent comprises of two proper beds with a duvet, blanket and pillow.

It also has electricity with a side table and lamp, chairs outside and a veranda. Separate ablutions for kingfisher campers.

Private shuttle to race village.

Cost: R3500 for the weekend (each Kingfisher tent sleeps 2 people).

Our Fish Eagle Tent is our newest and most exclusive camping option.

Situated right next to the Race Village, the 4X-Large canvas tent comprises of two proper beds with duvets, linen, pillows, electric blankets and towels.

It has electricity with a side table and lamp, chairs outside and a veranda. It is kitted with an en-suite toilet and basin as well as a separate ablution block for Fish Eagle camp.

Includes cappuccino delivery every morning.

Cost: R6000 for the weekend (each Fish Eagle Tent sleeps 2 people).

We have rooms available in the race village.

Each room consists of 2 bunk beds (sleeps 4) and a plug point.

You get the room to yourself and share communal bathrooms.

1 room = 4 people on 2 bunk beds

One vehicle only will be able to park at each chalet.


Our self-camping site is a demarcated area on a field right opposite to registration.
There is no shade or plug points to plug into but you are right near to a block of ablutions and fall right next to our tractor shuttle route for easy access to the race village.

Cost: R500 per person, for 2 nights

Should you like to bring your own tent or caravan there will be a demarcated self camping area in full sun which is near the ablutions and fall right next to our tractor shuttle route for easy access to the race village. Please note: There are no electrical points. Please note you need to each select self camping on your entry as self camping specific bands will be checked as you drive in.

Should you choose to stay at a BnB close by, please choose the running entry only. 

Please make sure the runner who booked the tent selected a double tent/two mattresses otherwise they will only get one mattress/bed in the tent. 

- 6 meals
- Goodie bag
- Sundowner talk
- Bush joll
- hot box
- permanent ablutions and showers
- Supporter manager

Oxpecker Tent Oxpecker Tent
Kudu Tent Kudu Tent
Weaver Tent Weaver Tent
Kingfisher Tent Kingfisher Tent

Your running entry includes the following:

Delicious and nutritional Meals for Friday night, Saturday breakfast, lunch and supper, Sunday breakfast and lunch.

Thoughtful trails which have been created by passionate race organisers who enjoy trail running. The routes are built and maintained by passionate staff. All these trail are on private land.

Good quality Race garment and a goodie bag you will actually use again.

Well stocked water points (2 tables on Day one and 1 table on Day two.)

A enjoyable sundowner tour on Saturday afternoon with snacks!

A bush joll with bonfires and party lights – highly recommended.

The Hot Box – a 24 hour tea and coffee zone stocked with Mooiplaas rusks and kitted out with heaters.

Permanent ablutions.

Fully set up race village with the hot box , Exclusive Oxpecker garment shop , well stocked bar.

Medical support – medics on the route and a registered doctor in the race village available at any time over the weekend.

An awesome experience and vibe like no other race. FUN GUARANTEED!