WHERE TO
RIDE NEXT

SUN CITY BIKE PARK

Location: Sun City

Contact: www.dirtlab.co.za

Times: 07:00 – 17:00

Rates: R80 Per Person

Description: Good for Beginners and the experienced. All features are rollable or jump into the next berm if you’re ready. 

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HENNOPS

Location: Hennops MTB Park (directions)

Contact: www.hennopstrails.co.za

Times: 07:00 – 17:00

Rates: R50 Per Person

Description: Start at the Hadede camp, near Hrtebeesport dam and meander along the Hennops river on your bike through the valley with mountains either side to explore. These single tracks range from farm roads to grass fields and boast a variety of terrain, climbs and steep descents with stunning views to enjoy. With trails that vary in distance, you have 3 different routes to choose from. With a 5km, 18km and 26 km distance, this location is ideal for the whole family.

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VAN GAALENS

Location: R560, Skeerpoort (Hartebeesport) (directions)

Contact: www.vangaalen.co.za

Times: 06:00 (Summer) & 07:00 (Winter)

Rates: R60.00 per person (permit from recpetion)

Description: Ride the Magaliesberg region on purpose built single-tracks, submerged in the mountain ranges, just an hour outside of Johannesburg and Pretoria. These picturesque trails demand your attention as they take you through reeds, bush, open veld and across rivers.

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GAUTENG

AVIANTO

Location: Avianto Mountain Bike Track (directions)

Contact: www.avianto.co.za

Times: 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: R40 (Reception during the week / Clubhouse on weekends)

Description: Wheretoridenext takes us just outside Johannesburg to Muldersdrift. Situated in scenic surrounds, Avianto Trails promise routes that will excite and challenge you.

These Jeeptracks, singletracks & gravelroads entail technical sections as well as tough mountain bike climbs. Choose between a 6km route or a 17km route that promises to challenge you. Tracks have been built to cater for all riders and an old train track and tunnel has been included in one of the routes that aids as a great feature.

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BIG RED BARN

Location: Big Red Barn (directions)

Contact: www.thebigredbarn.co.za

Times:
Summer: September – April: 06.00 – 17.30
Winter: May – September: 06.45 – 16.30

Rates: R50 adults / R40 Pensioners & Students / R30 children u12

Description: If you are a casual rider, experienced rider or looking to test your fitness and skill set, The Big Red Barn Cycle Park, located 15 minutes from Centurion near Irene Village ideal for you. With an abundance of trails to choose from, you are guaranteed an adventure. Clearly marked trails map out various routes that are sure to test your skills with up 25km trails to ride.

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BUFFELSDRIFT TRAIL PARK

Location: Buffelsdrift Trail Park (directions)

Contact: www.buffelsdriftmtb.co.za

Times: Monday & Tuesday – Closed
Wednesday – Friday – 08:00 – 14:00
Saturday & Sunday – 06:00 – 18:00

*Tickets to be purchased before 12:00 at office

Rates: R50 per person (Kids under 12 Free)

Description: Situated near Dinokeng Game Reserve, just North of Pretoria, Buffelsdrift Nature Conservancy is a great location for mountain biking. With a variety of trails to choose from and an abundance of wildlife, this location is suited for all riders. This trail varies in terrain from bushveld to forested riverside with great trail marking throughout. The 4 well thought out routes accomodate for all riders of all fitness levels.

*NO card facilities – only Cash, SnapScan & Zapper available

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BRAAMFONTEIN SPRUIT

Location: Johannesburg

Contact: www.jozitrails.co.za

Times: Always Open but maybe not advisable at night 

Rates: Free

Description: “The Spruit” is a renound local spot in the riding community. With various access points to the single tracks that snake alongside Braamfontein River, the most common routes run between Sunninghill, Emmarentia, Delta Park, Greenside, and Melville.

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CRADLE MOON

Location: Cradle Moon Lakeside Game Lodge (directions)

Contact: www.cradlemoon.co.za

Times: NA

Rates: R50 pp and R30 conservation fee

Description: Cradle Moon, located in the Cradle of Humankind starts at the Lakeside Game Lodge. Routes meander through valleys surrounding Lake Heritage and over hills scattered with game. Choose from different routes that are sure to test your abilities as the terrain varies from rocky climbs and bridges to bermed corners along jeep tracks and single tracks. This location is great for the entire family to spend a day in the countryside as it boasts various activities for family and friends to join.

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CRADLE OF HUMAN KIND

Location: Cradle of Humankind (directions)

Contact: NA

Times: Always Open

Rates: NA

Description: The Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site by bike. This 27km long trail is popular due to its proximity to Johannesburg. An ideal location for those looking to get some mileage in over the weekend. This location is popular to many riders in and around Johannesburg. This safe environment is home to great trails, ridden by various level of skilled riders.

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HENNOPS

Location: Hennops MTB Park (directions)

Contact: www.hennopstrails.co.za

Times: 07:00 – 17:00

Rates: R50 Per Person

Description: Start at the Hadede camp, near Hrtebeesport dam and meander along the Hennops river on your bike through the valley with mountains either side to explore. These single tracks range from farm roads to grass fields and boast a variety of terrain, climbs and steep descents with stunning views to enjoy. With trails that vary in distance, you have 3 different routes to choose from. With a 5km, 18km and 26 km distance, this location is ideal for the whole family.

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KINGSKLOOF

Location: Kings Kloof Trails (directions)

Contact: Kings Kloof MTB

Times: Saturday & Sunday
Summer – 06:15 – 17:00
Winter – 06:30 – 16:00

Rates: R40

Description: With 5 routes to choose from at Kingskloof Mountain Bike Trail situated on Laurentia Farm near Krugersdorp you are bound to find a route for you. This location is very technical with rough terrain, rugged outcrops, valleys, river crossing, natural pools and wooded kloofs. Kings Kloof offers two trails that are less technical and three that will test your endurance as well as skill level and strength. Trails range from easy to very difficult – head on over to test you abilities. Note that there is only a snack shop available on the premises.

 

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MODDERFONTEIN

Location: Arden Road, Modderfontein (directions)

Contact: www.centralparktrails.co.za

Times: 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: NA

Description: Modderfontein Nature Reserve is ideally situated in Central Gauteng. This location has various loops that cater for all levels of experience on both single-track and jeep-track. From dams to navigate your way around and forests to lose yourself in, this is a great spot to spend on the bike.

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NORTHERN FARMS

Location: R114 & Falkirk Road, Diepsloot (directions)

Contact: www.northernfarm.co.za

Times: Weekends & Public Holidays 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: R50.00 per person
R400 (10 entries) – 1 user
R600 (20 entries) – 1 user

Description: One of Johannesburg’s well-known trails allows for a wide range of riders, from beginners to competitive cyclists to enjoy a variety of MTB routes according to their experience.

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RIETVLEI

Location: Rietvlei Cycle Park (directions)

Contact: www.rietvleilifestylecentre.co.za

Times: 08:00 – 17:00 (Weekdays) / 08:00 – 13:00 (Weekends)

Rates: R30 per adult / R20 per child

Description: Rietvlei Cyclepark is a safe venue ridden by many cyclists regularly with trails suitable for all riding levels. Their goal is to make 80% of trails rideable by 80% of the cyclists. There are plenty of challenging single tracks and their 3 main routes that range in distances from 4 – 18kms to choose from. With a variety of technical climbs and meandering routes, Rietvlei boasts a stunning track with various wildlife.

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ROSEMARY HILL

Location: Rosemary Hill (directions)

Contact: www.rosemaryhill.co.za

Times: 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: R40 per adullt, R25 per child

Description: Rosemary Hill MTB Trails are situated in Pretoria and boasts over 30km of challenging trails varying in difficulty. This venue is ideal for the whole family as kids trails have been carefully designed to meander through a rosemary field. With plenty to do after your ride, this is a great way to spend some time on the bike.

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ST STITHIANS

Location: 40 Peter Place, Lyme Park, Sandton (directions)

Contact: www.stithian.com

Times: 05:00 – 19:00

Rates: NA

Description: St Stithians college centrally located in the heart of Johannesburg boasts some tecnhical single tracks with a variety of obstacles on the course. This location is ideal to ride before or after work hours as it is minutes from Sandton CBD. Indulge in something to eat at Higherground Restaurant after your ride that overlooks the Sandton Skyline.

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SUIKERBOSRAND

Location: Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve

Contact: www.suikerbosrand.co.za

Times: 07:00 – 18:00

Rates: R22 per person entry into the park

Description: Situated an hour out of Johannesburg near a small town called Heidelberg we find Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve. This extensive piece of land is home to a wide variety of Fauna and Flora that allows for hiking and mountain bikers alike. Find yourself immersed between the thickets of bush while you navigate your way around the beautiful scenery, steep inclines and fast twisting descents. With two bicycle trails in the Tamboekies area near the main gate and Diepkloof farmhouse to choose from,  the reserve also has a relatively easy eight-kilometer off-road trail through the Tamboekies area that follows the perimeter fence.

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THABA TRAILS

Location: 101 Klipriviersburg Nature Reserve, Mulbarton (directions)

Contact: www.facebook.com/thabatrails

Times: 06:30 – 17:00

Rates: NA

Description: Located within the Klipriviersburg Nature Reserve, just outside Mulbarton, South of Johannesburg is home to 30km of trails with over 650m ascent. These Jeep Tracks and Single Track routes accomodate all riders as they vary in difficulty.

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WESTERN CAPE

TOKAI

Location: Tokai Mtb Trail (directions)

Contact: www.tokaimtb.co.za

Times: 08:00 – 18:00 daily

Rates:

Description: Tokai Forest, located in the Western Cape boasts beautiful trails that meander through the Table Mountain range. With a variety of trail listed below to choose from, numbered on our route map – you can spend hours negotiating your way around the pass.

1 – Faerie Garden (Easy Singletrack), 2 – My Roots / Your Rocks (Difficult Singletrack), 3 – Vasbyt (Difficult Singletrack), 4 – Lizard, 5 – Downhill Level 4 (Severe Singletack), 6 – Downhill Level 5 (Severe Singletack), 7 – Boulders, 8 – Cobra (Severe Singletack), 9 – Mamba, 10 – Boemslang, 11 – Snake Eyes (Difficult Singletrack), 12 Rinkhals (Difficult Singletrack), 13 – Bridal Path (Difficult Singletrack).

Please call the Table Mountain National Park ahead of time to find out which routes are open as some have been closed due to recent fires.

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WHERE TO
RIDE NEXT

GAUTENG

AVIANTO

Location: Avianto Mountain Bike Track (directions)

Contact: www.avianto.co.za

Times: 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: R40 (Reception during the week / Clubhouse on weekends)

Description: #wheretoridenext takes us just outside Johannesburg to Muldersdrift. Situated in scenic surrounds, Avianto Trails promise routes that will excite and challenge you.

These Jeeptracks, singletracks & gravelroads entail technical sections as well as tough mountain bike climbs. Choose between a 6km route or a 17km route that promises to challenge you. Tracks have been built to cater for all riders and an old train track and tunnel has been included in one of the routes that aids as a great feature.

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BIG RED BARN

Location: Big Red Barn (directions)

Contact: www.thebigredbarn.co.za

Times:
Summer: September – April: 06.00 – 17.30
Winter: May – September: 06.45 – 16.30

Rates: R50 adults / R40 Pensioners & Students / R30 children u12

Description: If you are a casual rider, experienced rider or looking to test your fitness and skill set, The Big Red Barn Cycle Park, located 15 minutes from Centurion near Irene Village ideal for you. With an abundance of trails to choose from, you are guaranteed an adventure. Clearly marked trails map out various routes that are sure to test your skills with up 25km trails to ride.

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BRAAMFONTEIN SPRUIT

Location: Johannesburg

Contact: NA

Times: Always Open

Rates: Free

Description: “The Spruit” is a renound local spot in the riding community. With various access points to the single tracks that snake alongside Braamfontein River, the most common routes run between Sunninghill, Emmarentia, Delta Park, Greenside, and Melville.

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BUFFELSDRIFT TRAIL PARK

Location: Buffelsdrift Trail Park (directions)

Contact: www.buffelsdriftmtb.co.za

Times: Monday & Tuesday – Closed
Wednesday – Friday – 08:00 – 14:00
Saturday & Sunday – 06:00 – 18:00

*Tickets to be purchased before 12:00 at office

Rates: R50 per person (Kids under 12 Free)

Description: Situated near Dinokeng Game Reserve, just North of Pretoria, Buffelsdrift Nature Conservancy is a great location for mountain biking. With a variety of trails to choose from and an abundance of wildlife, this location is suited for all riders. This trail varies in terrain from bushveld to forested riverside with great trail marking throughout. The 4 well thought out routes accomodate for all riders of all fitness levels.

*NO card facilities – only Cash, SnapScan & Zapper available

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CRADLE MOON

Location: Cradle Moon Lakeside Game Lodge (directions)

Contact: www.cradlemoon.co.za

Times: NA

Rates: R50 pp and R30 conservation fee

Description: Cradle Moon, located in the Cradle of Humankind starts at the Lakeside Game Lodge. Routes meander through valleys surrounding Lake Heritage and over hills scattered with game. Choose from different routes that are sure to test your abilities as the terrain varies from rocky climbs and bridges to bermed corners along jeep tracks and single tracks. This location is great for the entire family to spend a day in the countryside as it boasts various activities for family and friends to join.

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CRADLE OF HUMAN KIND

Location: Cradle of Humankind (directions)

Contact: NA

Times: Always Open

Rates: NA

Description: The Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site by bike. This 27km long trail is popular due to its proximity to Johannesburg. An ideal location for those looking to get some mileage in over the weekend. This location is popular to many riders in and around Johannesburg. This safe environment is home to great trails, ridden by various level of skilled riders.

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HAKAHANA

Location: Hakahana Trails (directions)

Contact: www.hakahanatrails.co.za

Times: Saturdays & Sundays only
Summer (Sep-Apr) 06h00 – 12h00
Winter (May-Aug) 07h00 – 13h00

Rates: Single Entry R50.00
Annual Membership R750.00

Description: Hakahana Trails, located East of Pretoria is Gauteng’s Premier Enduro, MTB trail. This location is home to the #AfricaEnduroCup! With roughly 12 stages and loops to the top of each Stage this set up is based on a custom-built single track located in lush bushveld surrounds. The technical terrain and challenging trails found at Hakahana Trails is the reason it has become so popular!

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HENNOPS

Location: Hennops MTB Park (directions)

Contact: www.hennopstrails.co.za

Times: 07:00 – 17:00

Rates: R50 Per Person

Description: Start at the Hadede camp, near Hrtebeesport dam and meander along the Hennops river on your bike through the valley with mountains either side to explore. These single tracks range from farm roads to grass fields and boast a variety of terrain, climbs and steep descents with stunning views to enjoy. With trails that vary in distance, you have 3 different routes to choose from. With a 5km, 18km and 26 km distance, this location is ideal for the whole family.

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KINGSKLOOF

Location: Kings Kloof Trails (directions)

Contact: Kings Kloof MTB

Times: Saturday & Sunday
Summer – 06:15 – 17:00
Winter – 06:30 – 16:00

Rates: R40

Description: With 5 routes to choose from at Kingskloof Mountain Bike Trail situated on Laurentia Farm near Krugersdorp you are bound to find a route for you. This location is very technical with rough terrain, rugged outcrops, valleys, river crossing, natural pools and wooded kloofs. Kings Kloof offers two trails that are less technical and three that will test your endurance as well as skill level and strength. Trails range from easy to very difficult – head on over to test you abilities. Note that there is only a snack shop available on the premises.

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MODDERFONTEIN

Location: Arden Road, Modderfontein (directions)

Contact: www.centralparktrails.co.za

Times: 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: NA

Description: Modderfontein Nature Reserve is ideally situated in Central Gauteng. This location has various loops that cater for all levels of experience on both single-track and jeep-track. From dams to navigate your way around and forests to lose yourself in, this is a great spot to spend on the bike.

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NORTHERN FARMS

Location: R114 & Falkirk Road, Diepsloot (directions)

Contact: www.northernfarm.co.za

Times: Weekends & Public Holidays 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: R50.00 per person
R400 (10 entries) – 1 user
R600 (20 entries) – 1 user

Description: One of Johannesburg’s well-known trails allows for a wide range of riders, from beginners to competitive cyclists to enjoy a variety of MTB routes according to their experience.

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RIETVLEI

Location: Rietvlei Cycle Park (directions)

Contact: www.rietvleilifestylecentre.co.za

Times: 08:00 – 17:00 (Weekdays) / 08:00 – 13:00 (Weekends)

Rates: R30 per adult / R20 per child

Description: Rietvlei Cyclepark is a safe venue ridden by many cyclists regularly with trails suitable for all riding levels. Their goal is to make 80% of trails rideable by 80% of the cyclists. There are plenty of challenging single tracks and their 3 main routes that range in distances from 4 – 18kms to choose from. With a variety of technical climbs and meandering routes, Rietvlei boasts a stunning track with various wildlife.

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ROSEMARY HILL

Location: Rosemary Hill (directions)

Contact: www.rosemaryhill.co.za

Times: 06:00 – 18:00

Rates: R40 per adullt, R25 per child

Description: Rosemary Hill MTB Trails are situated in Pretoria and boasts over 30km of challenging trails varying in difficulty. This venue is ideal for the whole family as kids trails have been carefully designed to meander through a rosemary field. With plenty to do after your ride, this is a great way to spend some time on the bike.

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ST STITHIANS

Location: 40 Peter Place, Lyme Park, Sandton (directions)

Contact: www.stithian.com

Times: 05:00 – 19:00

Rates: NA

Description: St Stithians college centrally located in the heart of Johannesburg boasts some tecnhical single tracks with a variety of obstacles on the course. This location is ideal to ride before or after work hours as it is minutes from Sandton CBD. Indulge in something to eat at Higherground Restaurant after your ride that overlooks the Sandton Skyline.

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SUIKERBOSRAND

Location: Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve

Contact: www.suikerbosrand.co.za

Times: 07:00 – 18:00

Rates: R22 per person entry into the park

Description: Situated an hour out of Johannesburg near a small town called Heidelberg we find Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve. This extensive piece of land is home to a wide variety of Fauna and Flora that allows for hiking and mountain bikers alike. Find yourself immersed between the thickets of bush while you navigate your way around the beautiful scenery, steep inclines and fast twisting descents. With two bicycle trails in the Tamboekies area near the main gate and Diepkloof farmhouse to choose from,  the reserve also has a relatively easy eight-kilometer off-road trail through the Tamboekies area that follows the perimeter fence.

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THABA TRAILS

Location: 101 Klipriviersburg Nature Reserve, Mulbarton (directions)

Contact: www.facebook.com/thabatrails

Times: 06:30 – 17:00

Rates: NA

Description: Located within the Klipriviersburg Nature Reserve, just outside Mulbarton, South of Johannesburg is home to 30km of trails with over 650m ascent. These Jeep Tracks and Single Track routes accomodate all riders as they vary in difficulty.

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VAN GAALENS

Location: R560, Skeerpoort (Hartebeesport) (directions)

Contact: www.vangaalen.co.za

Times: 06:00 (Summer) & 07:00 (Winter)

Rates: R35.00 per person (permit from recpetion)

Description: Ride the Magaliesberg region on purpose built single-tracks, submerged in the mountain ranges, just an hour outside of Johannesburg and Pretoria. These picturesque trails demand your attention as they take you through reeds, bush, open veld and across rivers.

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WOLWESPRUIT

Location: Wolwespruit Mtb Park (directions)

Contact: www.wolwespruit.co.za

Times: 05:30 Weekdays, 06:00 Weekends

Rates: R40 per person

Description: All riders welcome. Wolwespruit is located in Erasmuskloof, Pretoria and boasts some of the best handcrafted single tracks. These routes have been designed to offer river crossings, jumps and hills. By hills, they mean big climbs and adrenaline filled drops! Enjoy 22km in a safe environment with one of the largest pump tracks, a specialised skills area and a jump line for those seeking some adrenaline.

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WESTERN CAPE

TOKAI

Location: Tokai Mtb Trail (directions)

Contact: www.tokaimtb.co.za

Times: 08:00 – 18:00 daily

Rates:

Description: Tokai Forest, located in the Western Cape boasts beautiful trails that meander through the Table Mountain range. With a variety of trail listed below to choose from, numbered on our route map – you can spend hours negotiating your way around the pass.

1 – Faerie Garden (Easy Singletrack), 2 – My Roots / Your Rocks (Difficult Singletrack), 3 – Vasbyt (Difficult Singletrack), 4 – Lizard, 5 – Downhill Level 4 (Severe Singletack), 6 – Downhill Level 5 (Severe Singletack), 7 – Boulders, 8 – Cobra (Severe Singletack), 9 – Mamba, 10 – Boemslang, 11 – Snake Eyes (Difficult Singletrack), 12 Rinkhals (Difficult Singletrack), 13 – Bridal Path (Difficult Singletrack).

Please call the Table Mountain National Park ahead of time to find out which routes are open as some have been closed due to recent fires.

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