The Dr Evil Classic 3-day stage race will be 9 years old this year and has become the best reason to head to the Garden Route on the Heritage Day weekend. Each stage of the three-day event will be unique.
Dates: 17-19 Sep 2020
Venue: Plett Game Reserve, Kurland and Cairnbrogie
Entries: ENTER ONLINE
STAGE 1 – PLETTENBERG BAY GAME RESERVE
Day 1 strikes a fine balance of single track and jeep track in mountain bike heaven. The first stage leaves from Plett Game Reserve with wildlife such as zebras, wildebeest and even elephants on view from the bike, then you head out for a scenic 70km mountain ride.
STAGE 2 – KURLAND HOTEL AND POLO ESTATE
Day 2 is a distance is 45.3km (884m elevation), in order for riders also doing the Lions Karoo to Coast to save their legs. It starts at Kurland Hotel and Polo Estate and is mostly made up of indigenous and plantation forest.
STAGE 3 – CAIRNBROGIE DAIRY FARM
Day 3 is a distance of 51km (789m elevation). starting at Cairnbrogie Dairy Farm with its renowned network of single track along a coastline which forms part of the Robberg Coastal Corridor. Riders will enjoy a day of riding with magnificent coastal views, fynbos as well as some superb single track action.