Challenge your fears, Live your dreams

Welcome to the home of the IMPI Challenge.
The IMPI Challenge combines trail running with an adventure style obstacle course.

Impi is the biggest social, fun but challenging event on the calendar. It’s colourful, inclusive of all sizes and shapes, and gives families the opportunity to come out together for an amazing day.

The race categories cater for a variety of athletes, from elite sportspersons, competent and beginner runners and families looking for a fun experience.

Challenge your friends. Challenge your fears.

event categories

IMPI’s love the IMPI Challenge because they experience:

A challenge and not a race
The original and best obstacle race course experience
Fresh challenges and scary surprises every year
Hot showers after cold mud and the fireman blast
IMPI photo’s at the finish and loaded onto Facebook
Best Dressed and other competitions and prizes
IMPI Festival – extreme music, extreme vibe, extreme promo’s, extreme energy
Exclusive venues
Secure parking
Free bag drop facilities
World-class medical team
Competent marshals

Event Structure 2014

IMPI Elite – Are you tough enough?
IMPI Elites compete for R35,000 in prize money at each event.
Top 5 Men and Top 5 Women qualify.
IMPI Elite is the only timed IMPI category and the course will be 15-20km with 25 tough obstacles (not including crocodiles and wildebeest).

R550 per entry
Entrants must be 18 years or older
IMPI Elite start at 07h30
GP2: Saturday morning start
CT2: SUNDAY morning start
Each finisher gets a medal, as well as the finishers photo

For Elite Information click here

IMPI Challenge – Challenge your fears
10 – 12km with18 obstacles
R400 per entry
Entrants must be 18 years or older
Each finisher gets an official finishers photo

IMPI Dash – Compacted challenge
5-7km with 12 obstacles
R300 per entry
Entrants must be 10+; adults welcome (families can compete together)
Each finisher gets a finishers photo

IMPI Mini – IMPIs in training
R80 per entry for unlimited circuits of the course
Entrants must be between 6 and 10 years old
1km with supervised obstacles
Each finisher gets a finishers photo
IMPI MINI runs from 09h00 – 12h00 on Saturday and Sunday
Each finisher gets a finishers photo

For Mini Information click here

IMPI Corporate
R500 per entry
10 – 12km with18 obstacles
Entrants must be 18 years or older
Each finisher/finishing team member gets an official finishers photo
Access to the IMPI VIP area
Premium start time on Saturday and Sunday

For Corporate Information click here

Participants can enter individually or as part of a team (teams vary in size from 2 – 10 people, although team members start together, they do not need to finish together).

Please note that the above information, pricing and detail pertains to 2014 only. 2015 dates, pricing, information and category detail to be announced soon.


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Cape Town and Gauteng dates to be announced soon


NAM: Saturday 15 November | BUY TICKETS NOW


Category Average
Age Entry
IMPI Elite 20km 18+ 550
IMPI Challenge 12km 18+ 400
IMPI Corporate 12km 18+ 500
IMPI Dash 6km 10+ 300
IMPI Mini 1km 6-10 80

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