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    Volksrust Marathon 2017

  • Sat,Jan 28, 2017
  • 6:00 am - 11:00 am
  • 4km, 10km, 21.1km, 32km, 42.2km

    COMRADES AND TWO-OCEANS QUALIFIER!!!

     

    Volksrust Marathon 2017
    – Mpumalanga –

    Date: Saturday, 28 Jan, 2017
    Time: All races start @ 06h00: Cut off @ 11h00
    Distances: 4km (Fun Run), 10km, 21.1km, 32km, 42.2km
    Event type: Road Run
    Region/Location: Mpumalanga
    VenueStart and Finish at VOLKSRUST HIGH SCHOOL
    Organiser:

    Alwyn Strydom: 081 401 2361

    Jopie Jordan: 083 760 2629

    Reiner Stucky: 082 735 1104 or 034 328 1010       

    Liesel Gadd: 082 903 0377                                   

    Sanet Thysse: 034 328 1013

    Prices:

    PRE-ENTRIES ONLY:

    42.2km – R150

    32km – R120

    21.1km – R100

    10km – R60

    4km Fun Run – R20

    No Late entries will be accepted on race day

     

    Comrades Qualifier.  Walkers welcome, as long as they finish at 11:00. All finishers receive a medal.Prize giving and lucky draw prizes at 11:00

     Runners – Gold Medals to first 5 men and ladies in each race. Silver medals to positions 6-15 and bronze medals to all finishers within 5 hour cut-off. Prize money to the first 3 male and female finishers.  No category prizes.

     Refreshments: School tuck shop will be open.

     

    Prizes:

    Mens & Ladies        42.2km          32km         21.1km         10km

    1st –                        R400           R350          R300           R250

    2nd –                       R350           R300          R250           R200

    3rd –                        R300           R250          R200           R150

     

    For further information:

    Alwyn Strydom: 081 401 2361

    Jopie Jordan: 083 760 2629

    Reiner Stucky: 082 735 1104 or 034 328 1010       

    Liesel Gadd: 082 903 0377                                   

    Sanet Thysse: 034 328 1013

    * Race run according to rules and regulations of ASA. The organizers accept no responsibility for any loss, damage or injury suffered by participants

     For more information visit our web site at:

     http://www volksrust com/marathon

    PRE-ENTRY ONLY!!

    No category prizes

    Referees Decision is Final

    Obey all traffic officials and race marshals.

    The race will be run according to the rules of the IAAF and ASA

    No seconding will be allowed

    Ages:  Athletes for 10km must be 14 years or older on race day.

    Athletes for 21.1km must be 16 years or older on race day.

    Athletes for 42.2km must be 20 years or older on race day.

    Proof of age (ID) to be produced upon request on race day.

    All athletes will participate at their own risk

    Registered athletes must wear full club colours

    2016 license numbers must be worn on the front and back of the vest

    Temp license at the front of the vest

    Remember to fill in the temp license

    Age category ID tags must be worn (front and back) by athletes competing for a category prize AND the tag must be fixed on all 4 corners

    Walkers must have a fixed W on the vest to qualify for any prizes

    12% levy of entry fee must be paid over to Athletics Mpumalanga by race organizer

    No Ipods allowed during the race

    Time Keeping & Results

    Click here to view results

    DIRECTIONS MAP