There are different categories that cater for this, namely the 5 km Tame Beast and the 10 km Wild Beast, each costing R340 to enter. The most advanced and challenging 15 km Savage Beast costs R370 to enter. The challenge includes running, climbing and crawling through various obstacles to reach the finish line, either with a team or on your own.
The o bstacle course is designed by the competitors themselves and the routes, distances and obstacles change for every event allowing participants to be consistently challenged.
Cash prizes are up for grabs for Savage Beast competitors: R500 for third place, R1500 for second place, and R3000 for the overall winner. Product prizes will be awarded to the winners of the 5 km and 10 km challenges, and R500 will be awarded to the best dressed competitor.
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