The Nelson Mandela Bay Train Race

Race Rules

Download Rules to download the full listing of Rules and Regulations.


This is a FUN EVENT

Runners must please run on the RIGHT HAND SIDE of the road unless otherwise directed - keeping within the yellow line and where possible on the pavements
Cyclists when on the road keep to the LEFT HAND SIDE at all times and obey all road rules.
No race number = no race
No Baton = no race
No Cycle Helmet = no Race (cycle leg)
Any Seconding = disqualification
Any cheating = disqualification
Any littering = disqualification
Please obey all marshals and traffic officials.
Only the team's last runner my pass beneath the finish line (ie team members may not run/cycle with the last runner).


Uitenhage Station

The finish area will be completely enclosed. In accordance with our liquor license, NO alcohol may be brought into the enclosure.
No animals permitted.
The festival area will be a GLASS FREE area - no glass products of any kind permitted inside.
No open fires permitted other than those provided by the organisers

Braai packs and braais have been made available for purchase.

 Medihelp Train Race

The Train

No Alcohol or glass permitted on the train in any format. No smoking on the train and no littering from the train.

A 15 minute stop at Redhouse is available with refreshments on sale at the station - pre-orders are highly recommended through our merchandising page.


Nelson Mandela Bay's UNIQUE Man vs Machine relay race over 38km