In celebration of their 330th birthday, Boschendal, in partnership with Iqela Events, will be hosting two exciting sporting and social events on the 24th (Heritage Day) and 26th of September 2015: the Boschendal Ride & Roast and the Boschendal Run & Rock.
Boschendal Ride & Roast – 24 September 2015
Bring your mountain bike along and set off on the newly built routesincluding the superb “slice of pie” and “den of porcupines” downhill single tracks.Choose between a 10 km and 30km trail through the orchards andvineyards,andalonga mountainside jeep track and single track. After the ride, tuck into the Ox Roast Farm Feast in celebration of Heritage Day or, as we like to call it, Braai Day.
Lunch will be served on the historical werf under the oaks at long communal tables – come and enjoy good food, good wine, great company and live music by Slow Jack. Non-riders are also welcome at the roast. To book your spot at the Farm Feast, call 021 870 4274 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Costs areR295 pp and R95 pp for kids under 12. Ride & Roast entries range from R100 – R445 pp. Enter online here: www.iqela-events.co.za/boschendal-330-year-celebrations-festival/online-entries.html
Boschendal Run & Rock – 26September 2015
Join us for a scenic trail run through the farm and vineyards, and along the mountainside. Runners can choose between a 5km or 15km route. Afterwards, you can relax on the Olive Press Amphitheatre lawns while we treat you to live musicby the Jesse Jordan Band and a feast of fresh produce from our farm food stalls. Guests have the option of booking for the concert and lunch only at R200 pp, which includes R150 in vouchers that can be redeemed at the food and beveragestalls. Run & Rock entries range from R50 – R325 pp. Enter online here:www.iqela-events.co.za/boschendal-330-year-celebrations-festival/online-entries.html
Be one of the first to take on the new Boschendal trails, and stand the chance to win a range of exclusive Boschendal prizes! But hurry: There are limited entries available!
To enter, or for more information, visit www.iqela-events.co.zaor email us at email@example.com. Stay up to date on our exciting events: Like our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/iqela) and follow us on Twitter (www.twitter.com/race_director).
Situated in the Stellenbosch Winelands, Iqela Events is an outdoor event organising company. They provide a comprehensive range of services, including the organising of events, on-the-day management, arranging marshals and medics, setting up water points, organising sound equipment, co-marketing of events, managing pre-events, route scouting, event marketing, setting up and attending meetings, application management, acquiring the necessary permission and permits, facilitating the online entry process, and registration management on and before the race day.
Boschendal, situated in the Drakenstein Valley between Franschhoek and Stellenbosch, was founded in 1685 and is one of the oldest and most beautiful farms in South Africa. This unique property is being gently brought back to its original glamour by a dedicated new team. With a focus on growing wholesome produce and using a farm to fork approach, guests can expect the highest standard of traditional Cape hospitality.