Events

Adventure sport, culture, business and a good measure of family fun dot our calendar throughout the year. Here is a brief rundown of the annual events happening in the greater Lady Grey area:

Mosheshesford Crocks Rock Novice Adventure Race

Mosheshesford Crocks Rock Novice Adventure Race - adventure sportFebruary – 2014 dates to be confirmed

Hiking, mountain biking and river rafting.Choose whether you want to participate in one, two or all. Fun for all ages and levels of fitness.

  • Cycle: 20km / 40 km / 52km extreme (900m altitude climb in 26km)
  • Mountain Trail: 26km / 14 km
  • Kraai River Croc Race: 4 – 6 hours
  • Enquiries: Sharon –  045 974 9207 or Christina: 071 780 4203

Salomon Wartrail Tri-Challenge

Salomon Wartrail Tri-Challenge - adventure sportMarch or July – 2014 dates to be confirmed

The Wartrail Tri-Challenge is an adventure sport event for all you nature loving, adventure sport fanatics out there. The challenge takes place in three stages over three days:

  • Stage 1:  65km Skyrun
  • Stage 2: 135km mountain bike
  • Stage 3: 65km canoe paddle
  • Enquiries: Adrian Saffy  - 082 566-5668 or Adrian@pureadventures.co.za

Lady Grey Easter Passion Play

Lady Grey Easter Passion PlayEaster - 2014 dates to be confirmed

With a cast of roughly 160 performers, this three-day production over Easter weekend takes place in various venues and at various locales in and around the picturesque town of Lady Grey. The cast members are all members of the Lady Grey community and includes learners from the prestigious Lady Grey Arts Academy.

Enquiries: 051 603 0046

 

Lady Grey Royal MacNab

Lady Grey Royal MacNabJune - 2014 dates to be confirmed

A hunting and shooting competition with a difference. The challenge is to bag a buck, shoot a partridge and catch a wild trout in one day. The Scottish evening party complete with bagpipes and optional Haggis is not to be missed. Enormous fun…even for spectators.

Enquiries: Caspie Vorster - 082 494 3570

 

Lady Grey Agricultural Show

Lady Grey Agricultural ShowJuly2014 dates to be confirmed

When last have you been to an Agricultural Show? Lady Grey’s annual Agricultural Show is a well organised affair where enjoyment is in store for everyone. Join us!

Enquiries: We’ll update the date as soon as it becomes available. If you have any questions in the mean time, contact us.

 

Lammergeier Half Marathon / Mountain Challenge

Lammergeier Half Marathon - adventure sport29 September 2013

This is a challenging 24km / 32km trail running race that will amply compensate you with beautiful scenery and gorgeous views. The route will take you to the Microwave Tower above Lady Grey (+1,000m altitude), before you descend down Joubert’s Pass. A fun run forms part of the programme for those preferring a less gruelling pace. Entries for the Lammergeyer Half Marathon close 26 September 2013.

Contact: Pieter du Preez at lammergeyer.mc@gmail.com / book online at Trailrunning.co.za

Salomon Skyrun

Salomon Skyrun - adventure sport16 November 2013

The Salomon Skyrun is an Epic Mountain run and the feature race of the year. It challenges you to enter for an extreme unsupported 100km endurance run at high altitudes all the way from Lady Grey to the Tiffindell Ski Resort. Novice and beginner trail runners can cut their teeth on the 65km Salomon Skyrun Lite event which takes place on the same weekend. Places are limited to 250 runners per event.

Enquiries: Adrian Saffy  - 082 566-5668 or Adrian@pureadventures.co.za