The Mighty Hawequa Climb and Descent | Imbuko Big 5 Course Preview

by | Jan 26, 2023 | Bike Course Previews, Bike, Bike Events & Racing, Imbuko Big 5 MTB Challenge, Sports

The 2023 Imbuko Big 5 MTB Challenge is coming up on the 18th of February and the infamous course has some brand new additions! The route features 3000m of elevation gain over 70km across the absolutely stunning Hawequa mountains surrounding the town of Wellington.

Watch the course preview of the Hawequa climb and descent below, keep an eye out for more of these dropping in the next few days and watch the race live on the @wildairsports Instagram stories on the 18th of Feb!

Watch The Imbuko Big 5 Course Preview Below:

Imbuko Big 5 2023 Course Preview: Hawequa

Hawequa Stats:

7km climbing with 600 meters of elevation gain.

4km of descending dropping 400 meters.

Find out more about the Imbuko Big 5 MTB Challenge here.

See last year’s racing highlights here.

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