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Round 4: The competitors event of the year - The Paardepoort Rally


The 4th Round of the 2017 ARC R50kChallange will take competitors to the amazing Paardepoort Pass, just 65km from Uitenhage on the R75. A special thanks to all the farmers in the area for making this dream rally possible.

This is definitely a bucket-list rally and competitors from other regions are already making plans to join the Algoa Rally Club members on the 26th of August.20622202 10155460485906153 5639616294048724811 n20621929 10155460551846153 735090746868327407 n

Special Stage 1 is short sprint through the small town of Glenconnor to get the adrenaline pumping and the heart racing before the teams move 10km up the R75 to start the picturesque Mayogi stage. This takes them through Paardepoort Pass on some of the most amazing and scenic roads in South Africa.

The teams will exit on the R75 near Soutpansnek after a stage 3 (Koffylaagte) and service at the Wolwefontein Hotel.

There will be a festive vibe at the hotel during the day with service crews camping out awaiting the return of their cars for the service break. Teams will repeat stages 2 and 3 in a second loop in the afternoon before they return to base at Wolwefontein Hotel.

The podium and prize-giving at Wolwefontein Hotel will be followed by a braai and "kuier" to which all competitors, crew, officials and the public is invited.

Entries for Round 4 of the 2017 Algoa Rally Club Championship (The Paardepoort Rally) are now OPEN!

The event will comprise of special stages held on dirt roads linked by road sections on private and public roads. The total distance will be ± 200kms of which ± 80 kms will consist of special stages.This will take place at Glenconner, Mayogi and Koffylaagte

Rally Date: 26 August 2017

Place: Start - Wolwefontein Hotel

Entry Fee: R850 for ARC members (Read the Regs!!)

How to enter:

Read the supplementary regulations please! - You can download it in "downloads" under "Club Info"....or click here

Complete the entry in one of the following ways:

1) ONLINE - Click here (or go to "ONLINE ENTRY" under the "Club Info" - "Rallies" menu)

NB: If you enter online make sure that you receive a automatic copy of your entry via email as proof - otherwise confirm whether your entry has been received before closing date!

Important dates:

Entries close: 19h00 on 18 August 2017

Late entries close: 19h00 on 23 August 2017


Late entry fees (additional R600) will apply as specified in the supplementary regs.


PLEASE email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you need assistance with entry forms online.

See you all there!!



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