Presented by The Leverage Corporation, these are the “COOLEST” and most sought-after Trail Running events. We will be presenting some new and exciting routes, promising you some great trails, lots of fun, both on and off the trails and great company.

2021 Events

2021 

“The Year of the Trails”

What’s on offer at all of our events

  • Awesomely “Cool” trails
  • Professionally managed event
  • Fantastic pre and post-race vibe
  • We ensure nobody ever goes thirsty on or off the trail
  • Some really “Cool” lucky-draw prizes
  • Most events are close to home
  • Race medal
  • “Cool” water tables
  • “Cool” accommodation packages at each venue



The Leverage Group Trail Runinng events
2021 Events

2021 is 

“The Year of The Trails”

Leverage Group Trail Running events

The Copperlake Beer & Blanket Trail

Copperlake Breweries, Lanseria

Sunday 15 August 2021 - NOTE NEW DATE

Distances : 5km , 10km & 15km

Entry : R120, R190, R220

CLICK HERE to enter

Come and run/ walk to Beat The Brewer. Beat him and your beer/ G&T on tap is on the house until he gets in. 

Copperlake is just behind Lanseria Airport, CLICK HERE to get directions.

Come and run along some wonderful trails along the Jukskei River. 

For lunch bookings, contact them on: info@copperlakebreweries.co.za, or call on 083 633 1706

But bring a blanket to donate for the needy. It’s cold out there - we will donate these to the communities in the area.

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The  Women’s Day Bubbles & Gin Trail Weekend

Mount Grace Hotel & Spa: Magaliesburg

POSTPONED TO NEW DATE - STAND BY FOR FURTHER UPDATES

Distances : 5km, 10km & 15km

Entry : Sunday - R400pp

CLICK HERE to enter

Fancy a girls night away at the beautiful Mount Grace & Spa in Magaliesburg enjoying a wonderful stay over and dinner with your girlfriends or significant other?

Join us for a fun night at Mount Grace on Sunday night, the eve of Women’s Day and enjoy a meal with other athletes. 

Plus enjoy a wine, bubbly & gin tasting. (Guys welcome)

Then on Monday, run or walk a distance of your choice as you journey in around the grounds of the beautiful hotel. 


If you aren’t up to a night at Mount Grace, join us for the run/ walk 5km, 10km or 15km Monday the 9th - Women’s Day.


Mount Grace booking is extra, so book directly with them. Rates are as follows: 

R2200 Dinner, Bed & Breakfast per single room per night. 

For a double room the rate will be R2700 per night for Dinner, Bed & Breakfast - yip, that’s for 2 people.


Contact Mount Grace directly on: 014-577-5600, and mention the Women’s Day Weekend event. CLICK HERE for Directions.

Water tables with a difference serving Bubbles and G&T? Yip. You’ve come to the right place.

Just remember, you don’t have to stay over at Mount Grace. Just join us for the fun on Monday.


Guys? Feeling left out? You can join in the fun as well, but you need to wear Pink & Blue.


Plus we have a charity angle and ask that you support us. It’s still winter and it’s cold out there. Please bring a blanket to donate so we can support the community in the area. It’s still winter.

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The Valverde Spanish Spring Trail Day

Valverde Eco Hotel, Lammermoor

Sunday 5 September 2021

Distances : 5km , 10km, 15km & 20km

Entry : R120, R190, R220, R260

CLICK HERE to enter

A Spanish Spring you ask? 

Meet JP, the owner of Valverde Eco Hotel. He has a number of Spanish Spring delights for you to taste and enjoy after your run, courtesy of his Salsa Verde Restaurant

Run through the roads and trails of the Lammermoor Community, and enjoy parts of the country that you drive past but never really get a chance to see.

CLICK HERE for directions to Valverde Eco Hotel.

Don’t miss out on this one.

Again we have a charity angle, and we ask that you bring a tin of Dog or Cat food, or even a bag of food for the animals at the SPCA.

The Magalies Adventure Trail Day

Mount Grace: Magaliesburg

Saturday 2 October 2021

Distances : 5km , 10km, 15km & 20km

Entry : R120, R190, R220, R260

CLICK HERE to enter

Once again, we will again host this event at Mount Grace Hotel and Spa situated in the heart of the Magaliesburg region. We will be based at The Cog & Sprocket, the Mount Grace Cycling Hub. Join us as we celebrate the running of this event started in 2008.

Fancy staying over? Contact Mount Grace directly on: 014-577-5600, and mention the Magalies Adventure event. CLICK HERE for Directions.

Again we have a charity angle, and we ask that you bring a tin of Dog or Cat food, or even a bag of food for the animals at the SPCA.

The Valley Lodge & Spa “Zeebie” Challenge

Valley Lodge, Magaliesburg

Sunday 7 November 2021

Distances : 5km , 10km, 15km & 20km

Entry : R120, R190, R220, R260

CLICK HERE to enter

Never heard of the Valley Lodge & Spa? Well, it’s a multi award-winning four-star country hotel. It is surrounded by a nature reserve, interlaced by pristine river and streams, and is situated on the banks of the Magalies River, making it the ideal venue for a relaxed and pleasant event. Join us for some pleasant trails and wonderful scenery, and why not stay the night?

CLICK HERE for Directions.

Again we have a charity angle, and we ask that you bring a small wrapped present for a child aged under 12. We want to offer some of the kiddies in the area an early Christmas present.

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The Kloofzicht Corporate Trail Challenge:

Kloofzicht Lodge, Muldersdrift

Sunday 5 December 2021

Distances : 

Team of 2 - 20km - 2 laps of 5km each

Team of 4 - 20km - 1 lap of 5km each

Team of 8 - 40km - 1 lap of 5km each

Entry Fee: 

Team of 2 - R600

Team of 4 - R1200

Team of 8 - R2400 (R300 per participant)

CLICK HERE to enter

Fancy a run with work colleagues, club mates or just a few friends? Well look no further. Introducing the Kloofzicht Corporate Trail Challenge.

A relay race for teams from 2 to 4 to 8 runners, all in the confines of Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa. Come and enjoy the wonderful hospitality with imported Belgian beer, braais, G&T on Tap and loads of fun for the day. Bring the kids, bring the family, and come and enjoy a day of fun, fitness and relaxation. And why not spoil your “significant” other. While you are out there pounding the trails treat him or her to a luxurious Spa treatment.

CLICK HERE for directions to Kloofzicht. Fancy staying the night? Contact them on 011-317-0600.

We will also have our final charity drive of the year and ask that all participants bring a small wrapped present for a child under the age of 12, or a small Christmas Bucket with food and other goodies - these can be purchased at your local supermarket.