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, 26 March 2017
The Modern Athlete Ultra will be run for the second time in 2017. The event offers runners the ideal opportunity for a long run in preparation for Comrades. As an additional bonus, runners will be able to use their 48km Finish Time OR their time at the 42km split point for Comrades Qualifying purposes.
Joburg's fastest mile will take place on the streets of Sandton for the first time in April 2017. You are encouraged to form your team of 5 and be part of a spectacular night at the races! Aside from the run, there will be lots of entertainment, food and drink as well as the official Runner's after party at Taboo Nightclub!
The Deloitte Challenge on 7th May 2017, 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 with a Corporate and School Team Challenge 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 Challenges end at the Amphitheatre Durban Promenade.
The Liberty 250 is a 4 Cyclist Team Event over 3 days from the 16-18 June 2017 in the beautiful rolling hills West of Ballito. The event is based at Sugar Rush Park and the daily distances are 121km Day 1, 87km Day 2 and 42km Day 3.