Get ready for the Freshpak Fitness Festival on 6 October 2012

Start preparing for Clanwilliam’s 26th Freshpak Fitness Festival on Saturday 6 October 2012 – the biggest multi-sport event in the Western Cape. This event will once again challenge novices and professionals with swims, runs, duathlons, biathlons and triathlons in the heart of Rooibos country.

The festival celebrates 26 years of testing the abilities of both rookies and pros, and will see 800 passionate fitness enthusiasts descending on Rooibos country to take part in the various swimming, cycling and running events. Apart from the fitness challenges, the event also creates a perfect opportunity for a weekend getaway in this beautiful part of the country.

The Western Cape's biggest multi-sport festival will offer fitness challenges for everyone, from kids and teens to adults. On the day, contestants can participate in a variety of events including a 3km or 1.5km long swim, a duathlon (5km run, 20km cycle, 2.5km run), biathlon (5km run, 20km cycle) and triathlon (800m swim, 20km cycle, 5km run). These are all open to individual participants or teams. The Fitness Challenge for teens consists of a 2.5km run, 450m swim and 1km run whereas the younger fitness fanatics can participate in the FitKids (1km run, 200m swim, 1 km run).

Perfect for families, friends, team mates and training partners, a thrilling festive vibe awaits in the heart of the scenic Cederberg.

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