UPDATE | Preview: WC Enduro returns to Jonkershoek for the season finale

22 august 2023. stellenbosch south africa | preview of the enduro mountain bike race at jonkershoek in stellenbosch by myles kelsey as published on bike network

14H00, 7 September 2023 | Ahead of what is predicted to be another wild storm – with snow forecast in multiple areas of the Western Cape – this Enduro has been moved to Saturday the 9th. Registration is at 9am and racing starts at 10am.


Enduro racing returns to the heartland of South African mountain biking, Jonkershoek in Stellenbosch for the final race of the 2023 season. Here’s everything you need to know…

22 august 2023. stellenbosch south africa | preview of the enduro mountain bike race at jonkershoek in stellenbosch by myles kelsey as published on bike network
Get your crew together for another rad day on the trails of Jonkershoek.

The passionate crew at WC Enduro has lined up another race for the shredders of the region. Racing kicks off on Sunday the 10th of September. The event includes FULL and LITE Enduro race categories for both eMTB and mountain bikes.


The Details

The Full Enduro has five stages. Red Phoenix levels 3 & 2, The Plumber levels 3 & 2 and DH 3, 2 & 1. You’ll then roll back to the race village to refuel before heading up to Iron Monkey racing levels 6, 5, 4 & 3 before taking in the final stage, Armageddon from level 5, through Zululand, finishing at the end of level 1. The entry fee is R450.

The Lite Enduro has three stages. Red Phoenix 3 & 2, DH 3, 2 & 1 and Armageddon from level 5, through Zululand, finishing at the end of level 1. The entry fee is R350.

Further details on registration, rider packs and the start schedule will be sent to entrants in the final week before the race. To maximize the ride experience, entries are limited and will sell out fast. Enter here. For details on vending and event sponsorships, reach out to: christiaan@wcenduro.co.za


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