Jakaranda Cycling Club are proud to host the Jakaranda "Pre-94.7" to test your fitness level before Johannesburg's biggest cycle challenge !!
The event will start at the Willem Prinsloo Museum - Rayton at 06h15 on 8th October 2017. Medals for all finishers.
The 24th running of "The People's Race" will take place on 5th November 2017 from the iconic venue FNB Stadium in Soweto.
The event comprises a standard marathon, half marathon and 10km.
All entrants will receive a free high quality technical T-Shirt with their entry as well as a commemorative medal.
Wellness starts here!
The second running of the Platinum Belt Marathon will take place on Sunday, 26 November 2017, starting from Phokeng and finishing at the Wonderkop Stadium in Marikana.
There is a choice of a 42.2km standard marathon, 21km half marathon or 10km race.
All athletes finishing in the top 10 for each distance will receive gold medals and a finish before the cut-off time will earn the athlete a silver medal.
T-shirts and caps to all finishers within the cut-off times.
A shuttle service will transport athletes to the start of the 42.2km and 21km races.
The flat course makes this an easy qualifier for Comrades 2018 and your result will automatically be uploaded to your Comrades entry as your qualifying time.
All 3 races are timed and require a ChampionChip to receive a result.
No chip - No result - No prize.
The grit & determination of the Gauteng mountain biking fraternity will be tested to the full when the Pretoria Boys High School 12-Hour Challenge takes place on Saturday 2nd December 2017.
The 5th edition of this endurance event, will once again roll out across the 85-acre campus in Brooklyn, southeast of the city centre.
Up to 300 participants are expected to push the limits of their mental & physical staying power.
It's a unique experience - taking on a 12-hour challenge within the city limits.
The course covers the school estate, taking riders between the historic school buildings, around the pristine sports fields & through it's 100-year old forests.
Sole riders & relay teams of 2 to 4 participants would be required to cover as many laps of the 6.1km circuit within the 12 hours.
There will be up to R10 000 worth of prizes as well as products from the title sponsor.
Every entrant will also receive an event buff & starter pack.
You are invited to enjoy the carnival atmosphere of the annual school fundraiser, which will include food stalls, children's play area, musical entertainment & the screening of the Springbok rugby test.
The event will also provide camping sites.
Please email the race office for further information.
Orlando Athletic Club will once again be hosting the Orlando Half Marathon, 10km Run & Walk and the 5km Fun Run on the 10th December 2017.
Come join us before the Christmas holidays and "Let's Color Out Cancer".
The 21km & 10km events will be timed by Peak Timing using ChampionChip.
T-Shirts for Pre-Entries until 7th November 2017 and Medals to all finishers !
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 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.
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.
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.
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