Welcome to the 3rd Source of the Nile Trail Run and MTB Challenge
 This prestigious Challenge will probably be the most scenic and beautiful run you will attempt in your life! The route will not only take you along the incredible banks of the River Nile but also past the breathtaking beauty of the Bujagali Water Falls and the newly constructed Bujagali Dam. The Source of the Nile Trail Running Challenge is a prestigious race with the most stunning and scenic trail you will probably ever run in your life!

This annual race is proudly organized and presented by Activate Uganda and is scheduled for September 22nd. 2019. The start and finish will be at NRE (Nile River Explorer Site) near Bujagali Falls in Jinja. The race will be contested over a choice of four distances, 5km, 12km, 25km, 50km and the new addition for this year, 30km MTB Race.

The start and finish area on the top of the hill was chosen for its scenic beauty, and the technical trails each provide their own challenge. We are sure that each and every participant will enjoy it thoroughly; this is not a race to be missed! Please note, we are planning for 300 participants so please sign up before it's too late.

5 KM
12 KM
25 KM
50 KM
30km MTB
Registration starts on the 1st of January and closes on 1st of September 2019. Registration forms are available at our registration centers:

• Official Online registration website http://sourceoftheniletrailrunchallenge.com

• Endiro Coffee located in Kisementi

• Jinja BaseCamp, Plot 30, Wilson Avenue -Jinja Town

Race Trails
Source of the Nile Trail Running Race will cover 4 distances: 5km, 12 km, 25km & 50km Trail routes to be posted very soon.

Age Restriction
50 km - 21 years and must have completed a full Marathon in the last 12 months
25 km - minimum 18 years
12 km - minimum 15 years
5 km - minimum 10 years

Mandatory Safety Equipment for 50KM Runners
There will be random checks of mandatory equipment before and during the entire race. Lack of mandatory equipment will result disqualification and No refunds will be offered.
For 50km, your race will start at 6:45am
Liquid Belt / camelback at least 1 liter
Plaster min. 5 pieces
Bandage 5m.
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