The world’s best cross-country (XCO) and downhill (DHI) specialists in age categories from 30-years-old and above will have the opportunity to race for the world championship rainbow stripes on home soil from 21-25 August.

Entries close on Thursday 1 August, and there is no way of entering the event after this deadline. According to UCI regulations, absolutely no late entries can or will be accepted, so enter now:

The Masters event is open to all non-elite XCO and DHI participants and proves a hot favourite with the team mechanics and support crews of the elite teams that will be racing a week later.

Entry info:

Date: 21-25 August 2013

Province: KwaZulu-Natal

Location: Cascades Mountain Bike Park, Pietermaritzburg

Entries Close: 1 August 2013

Starting Time: 08:00

Registration: 20-22 August 2013

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The UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships takes place at Cascades MTB park in Pietermaritzburg from 26 August to 1 September 2013, and will be preceded by the UCI MTB Masters World Championships from 21 to 25 August.

More information can be found at