Bedfordview Athletics Club in partnership with Dis-Chem Pharmacies is proud to host the 17th Annual Dis-Chem Pharmacies Half Marathon on the 14th January 2018.
Entry fees include a high value Goodie Bag & Technical T-Shirt !!
Entries are now open for the 36th Johnson Crane Hire Marathon hosted by Benoni Harriers.
This popular event presents the ideal setting for the first marathon of the year.
The route is a double lapper and relatively flat.
For those still easing into the year, there is a 21km as well as a 10km and 5km fun run.
The 42km, 21km & 10km events will be timed by ChampionChip.
All 42km results will automatically be sent to Comrades as a potential qualifying race based on mat-to-mat timing.
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) will be presenting the Bonitas Comrades Women Seminars between February and March 2018.
These seminars are aimed at providing technical as well as professional support to the ladies running Comrades Marathon in 2018 and those that would like to run it in the near future.
A panel of expert professionals in the fields of Medicine; Dietetics and the Official Comrades Coach will be on hand to provide expert advice to the attendees on a number of relevant topics.
These sessions will be interactive, with experts giving short presentations on selected topics.
The ladies will then be given an opportunity to direct questions to the panel.
Each session will start with a scrumptious breakfast.The cost is R150 per person, buffet breakfast included. Seats are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
The SAPS Gauteng Athletics Club will be presenting the annual Modern Athlete Bobbies Road Race at Greenstone Shopping Centre for the 5th year.
The club strives to make this race one of the best races on the race calendar.
The purpose of the event is to also strengthen community relations between SAPS and the community and provide the opportunity to promote the SAPS vision of physical well-being and fitness amongst its members.
Come join Modern Athlete, Bobbies and Greenstone Shopping Centre and support your local community in this fantastic race.
Noordheuwel is an area notorious for its hills, so expect to work hard through this scenic suburb of Krugersdorp.
Unique Fact: The race is both scenic and hilly.
The first five men and women home win gold medals, and all other finishers receive bronze.
Category winners receive cash prizes.
There will also be a lucky draw.
Starting times: 15km: 7pm; 5km Fun Run: 7:15pm.
Enter online or on race day only, from 5pm.
Walkers are welcome.
The Hillcrest Villagers are proud to be celebrating their 39th hosting of the popular Hillcrest Marathon, incorporating both a half and full marathon, following the traditional two lap course through the tree lined route into Winston Park.
Our event is the first KZN Two Oceans and Comrades qualifier of 2018, and with 2018 being our club's 41st birthday, we are pulling out all the stops to ensure a memorable event.
All finishers will receive a commemorative moisture management T-shirt and medal.
Your result will automatically be submitted as your qualifying time for Comrades Marathon 2018.
Event date: Sunday 11 February 2018
Start: 06h00 : Marathon and Half Marathon
06h30 : 4km & 8km Fun Run
09h30 : Mini Marathon
Venue: Saheti School, Senderwood, JHB
Distances: 42km Marathon
21km Half Marathon
4km Fun Run
8km Fun Run
The Marathon and Half Marathon are limited to 6000 runners only.
Entries will close on the 31 Jan 2018 or when capacity is reached.
No late entries will be available.
The 4km & 8km Fun Run are limited to 3000 runners only.
The Pick n Pay Marathon, Half Marathon and Fun Run are ChampionChip timed events.
Jakaranda Cycling Club are proud to host the Jakaranda "Pre-Argus" to test your fitness level before you head to the Cape for the Argus !!
The event will start at the Willem Prinsloo Museum - Rayton at 06h15 on 11th February 2018.
Medals will be awarded to all finishers in both the 90km & 60km ride and the event has some large prize incentives for the 90km.
We are all Winners!!
Dr JL Dube Race invites you to come and run and be part of history by celebrating the international statesman and iconic Dr JL Dube, founder of Ilanga Newspaper.
Witness the internationally renowned scenic Inanda Heritage Route.
The race will start and finish at the Ohlange Institute where Dr Nelson Rholihlahla Mandela ushered in the new democratic dispensation and voted in 1994.
The 2018 Cape Gate Vaal Marathon is taking place on Sunday 4th March 2018 and will be the 44th running of this event.
The 42.2km and 21.1km event is pre-entry only, limited to 3500 on the marathon and 2000 on the Half Marathon.
Only 1000 of each will be available at the shops and collection points.
R10 of each 42.2 and 21.1 km entry will go to our local charities.
This is a 4 race event, a 42.2 km Marathon, 21.1 km Half Marathon, 10 km Race, only 220 entries available on the 10+1 and a 5 km Fun Run - 5 km Fun Run entries will be taken at Registration.
The popular +1 10km race will again be held and is for 2 runners running and finishing together to qualify for a special medal.
Temp licences, if required, will be included in the entry fee.
Only the first 700 combined online entries across the 42.2km & 21.1km will receive a race T-shirt so enter early to ensure your T-shirt.
We also have the Vaal Marathon Special Edition T-Shirts and other merchandise for sale during the online registration process, or visit http://shop.in2sports.co.za/Race-Merchandise/Vaal-Marathon-Official-Merchandise for other merchandise
Rand Road Warriors is a road running club based in Edenvale.
We are a family oriented running club who support the local community where possible.
Rand Road Warriors in association with Pharmaton are proud to present Pharmaton Edenvale Marathon 2018.
This event consists of a marathon, half marathon, the 10km run, and the Kidneybeanz 5km Fun Run.
All 42km results will automatically be sent to Comrades as a potential qualifying time.
Qualifying times will be calculated on a gun to mat basis.
The proceeds of the 5km run will be donated to The Kidneybeanz Trust, a Non-Profit Organization, supporting children with life threatening kidney disease, and their families.
They are bolstered financially, emotionally and psycho-socially by Kidneybeanz during such devastating times.
It attracts over 10 000 participants.
Due to its scenic route - via the Hartbeespoort Dam - and family appeal, the race is consistently voted as one of the top national races.
The 50km race is the flagship event.
Gold medals will be awarded to category winners, silver medals to men under 3:45 and women under 4:10, and bronze to all other finishers.
The Deloitte Challenge consists of a 42.2km Marathon, starting at Lifestyle Centre, Ballito; a 21.1km Half Marathon, starting at Sibaya Casino; a 10km TEN-K Run starting at Virginia Soccer Club, Virginia Airport, a 5km Fun Run, starting at the Amphitheatre Durban Promenade and a 40km Cycle Race, starting at Lifestyle Centre, Ballito.
All running challenges end at the Amphitheatre Durban Promenade and the Cycle Challenge ends on the M4 near Sandile Thusi Road with full road closure of the M4 coastal highway.
The marathon is a Comrades Marathon qualifier.
The course is fast and ideal for a personal best attempt.
All the events, except for the 5km Fun Run, will be timed with ChampionChip.
Food, refreshments and entertainment will be available at the finish.
The Modern Athlete Ultra will be run for the third time in 2018.
The event offers runners the ideal opportunity for a better seeding for Comrades.
The qualifying time will be 6 hours, the same as for a 50 km but with 2 km less to run and mat-to-mat timing
The 32nd running of the Forever Resorts 50km Loskop Marathon takes place on 21 April 2018.
The point to point event is a firm favourite on the running calendar starting in Middelburg and finishing at Loskopdam, A Forever Resort.
The event comprises an ultra marathon covering 50km as well as the Wild Challenge (21.1km) and the 4.9km Rhino Fun Run.
The races have a field limit of 3500 for the 50km and 1500 for the 21.1km.
Race entry fees include a commemorative T-Shirt & Medal (21.1km and 50km events only).
It's time to get your running shoes on, and to clear your diary, in preparation for the annual Birchwood Cross the Line Half Marathon which takes place in the City of Ekurhuleni next year on Sunday, 22 April 2018.
Now in its 8th year, the race starts and ends on the 52 sprawling hectares of gardens of the Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg.
Aimed at attracting both dedicated athletes, and promoting exercise, combined with fun, for a healthy lifestyle amongst Gauteng's families, the race has grown year on year; in 2017 accommodating 3 750 runners in the 21.1km and 10km races, and a further 250 runners/ walkers in the 5km race.
The FIRST 1 500 entrants to the race will receive a t-shirt and medals will be awarded to all participants who successfully finish the race.
Start times for the 21.1km and 10km is 6:30am and 7:30am for the 5km race.
Entries open in December 2017 and can be purchased online www.birchwoodhalfmarathon.co.za, at Birchwood Hotel reception or the Sweat Shops in Bedfordview and Dunkeld. Entries cost R140 for the 21.1km, R100 for the 10km and R60 for the 5km.
Temporary licence fees apply to runners not affiliated to a club; R25 for the 21.1km, R20 for the 10km and no fee for the 5km race.
Entries close on 19 March 2018 or when sold out, with no entries sold on the day.
The Comrades Marathon 2018 has officially launched in Johannesburg on Wednesday 30th August 2017 with the theme "ASIJIKI - NO TURNING BACK!"
With less than 280 Days to go until Race day, preparations, effort and time is already being put into ensuring the Comrades Marathon is a resounding success yet again.
The 2018 Comrades Marathon Finish Venue will be at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on the 10th June 2018.
For Further Information and Enquiries, please contact the Comrades Offices on:
Telephone: 033 897 8650
Dorothy Nyembe Marathon in Dundee is celebrating Reconciliation Day by bringing the community together through fitness and reunion of all Nations.
What better way to spend the day than by running while giving back for a great cause?
The event consists of a 5km, 10km, 21km Half Marathon or 42.2km Marathon.
The marathon will start from the Ncome Museum at the Blood River Heritage Site at 6h00 and has a 6-hour cut-off.
The 10km starts at 6h30 and the 5km at 7h30.
All races finish at the Dundee Oval Stadium.
Walkers are welcome.
DOROTHY NYEMBE was one of a generation of forceful women whose courage, energy and commitment helped to bring down the regime of apartheid.
She spent 18 years in prison in South Africa during the bleakest period of "the struggle".
The race is a Comrades Qualifier and results will automatically be uploaded as your qualifying time to your Comrades entry.We regret to inform you that the 2017 running of the Dorothy Nyembe Marathon has been postponed and will now take place on 16 December 2018. All current entries will remain valid for the 2018 event and entries will remain open. The organiser apologises for any inconvenience that may have been caused.