From the start at Hugenote Primary school, the race heads NE and turns left into Cummings Road and then right into Barlinka and again right onto the R301 (Bainskloof road). Passing the Bovlei Cellar on the right, turn left into Hill Road and travel via Rustenburg and Hexberg road to the T-junction turning right into Addy (Old Hermon) road and then left into Oakdene Road heading towards the R44.
The race proceeds to and turns left onto the R46 at Hermon, proceeding over the Berg River, passing Riebeek Kasteel and a stiff climb over Bothmanskop, and then descending down towards the outskirts of Malmesbury. Turn left onto the R45 towards Paarl. The route follows the R45 directly southwards and turns left at the 4-way stop. Proceed over the Berg River and straight up Champagne Street, turning left into Piet Retief Street and then into the finishing straight in Blouvlei Road outside the Hugenote High School.