The VERSUS RUN PARTY powered by Asics and Garmin is just days away and we can’t wait to welcome you to the magnificent Hey Joe Brewing Co. on Saturday! The event is 80% SOLD OUT so you can be happy to be receiving this mail as a runner! Make sure you bring your party vibe as it’s going to be a morning to remember! We wanted to give you a heads up on some important information ahead of Saturday, please make sure you read through, and let us know if you have any queries. 

Registration will take place on Friday afternoon, as well as on the morning of the event. If you are in Stellenbosch we highly recommend that you come on Friday to eliminate delays on race day!

Friday, 20 May Venue: Versus Shop, 147 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch Time: 12h00-18h00

Saturday, 21 May Venue: Hey Joe Brewing Company Time: 06h30-08h00

Your race pack will be given to you at registration which contains:

1. Your FREE socks voucher! This must be redeemed either at the Versus Shop on Friday, or at the stand at registration on Saturday morning. You get to choose your own socks up to the value of R149, even more reason to get there on Friday to ensure availability of your favourite pair!

2. Race envelope with the following inside it: 

A. Your race number: this must be pinned onto the front of your shirt. Pins are included in your envelope.

B. Your timing chip will be attached to your race number. Please make sure your race number is visible at all time as this will affect your time. Spectrum Sport will be timing the race and you can get your results after the event at

Parking at the venue is EXTREMELY limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Please try to car pool as far as possible or you may be adding on a few extra kilometres to your run!

25 km: 08h00
13km: 08h15
7km: 08h30
Early morning coffee will be on sale from the restaurant. Hey Joe Brewing Company have a great lunch special for runners! These can be booked online on Entry Ninja, if you haven’t done so, you can still order and pay for these by close of business on Thursday 19 May. It is advisable to book before Saturday to ensure you guarantee that delicious post run meal!

The routes will be clearly marked, and the 25km, 13km and 7km follow the same route before the split at around 1km. At this point, 25km and 13km keep STRAIGHT and 7km turn RIGHT. At the 7km mark, 13km will turn RIGHT and 25km will keep straight and follow the 25km route. Please make sure you pay attention so you don’t end up on the wrong route!

 There will be lead bikes and sweepers for all routes.

One water point at 4km

There will be two water points. The first one will be at 7km and the second waterpoint will be at 10km.

There will be four water points. The first one will be at 7km, the second waterpoint will be at 13,5km. The third waterpoint will be at 17km and the last and final waterpoint will be at 22km.

The main water point will have water, Coke, various food items and an amazing vibe! Don’t be in rush and enjoy the party! If you think you will need more food/water please carry your own.

A trail run venue does not get better than Hey Joe Brewing Company!

There is everything you need, and in addition you can look forward to:
 • Beer tasting
• Awesome dj’s ensuring a fantastic party vibe
• A rad photobooth- be sure to get your photo taken which will be available on the Versus Socks Facebook Page afterwards
• Delicious Lunch and beverage options

Hey Joe Brewing have some delicious breakfast and lunch options for you to book:
• Muesli, Yoghurt & Fruit Cup
• Cheese Burger
• Boerie Roll
• Vegan Wrap

Log into your Entry Ninja profile, click on the event and there will be an option to add merchandise. You can then book and pay for your breakfast/lunch.

The fun doesn’t end once you cross that finish line. From 11h00 we will be having prize giving for the winners of each race as well as a few lucky draws. You can win prizes from Versus Socks, Garmin, Asics and Hey Joe brewing Co. So stick around and win your share of R50 000. 

We look forward to seeing you this weekend!