Richtersveld

200km through two thousand million years

The Namibia Crossing 2019

The Namibia Crossing

5 days, 200km, two African countries, one ancient mountainous wilderness. Welcome to the Namibia Crossing 2019; this is a Wildrun® Africa experience that will test you, and take you to places so far removed from the daily grind that you might never wish to return. Designed to evoke a sense of introspection and exploration, this foot race showcases truly diverse geology, ecology and environment.

Wildlife of the Richtersveld

From 15 to 19 June this year, a small group of runners will tackle a 110km journey through the ancient arid mountainous landscape of the Richtersveld National Park, South Africa - a World Heritage site, and one of only 25 biodiversity hotspots in the World.

Wildrun® Africa: Richtersveld

Reasons for embarking on this life-changing running experience are endless. The journey traverses 110km over three days, through the ancient arid mountainous landscape of the Richtersveld National Park, South Africa; a World Heritage site, and one of only 25 biodiversity hotspots in the World.

 

Which of the Wildrun® Africa Experiences will You Choose?

The heartbeat of the Wildrun® is exploring and experiencing truly wild places on the run. Be it on the Wild Coast of South Africa, the remote mountains of Lesotho, the geologically and botanically rich Richtersveld desert or the bushveld of Mapungubwe, each Wildrun® is unique carefully designed to leave an indelible impression on your life.

No markers.  No massive crowds. Just you, your sense of adventure and a truly wild place.