Events 2014

Date: 11 May 2014
Event: Kwai Challenge
Start: 07:00 - 21.1km
07:00 - 10km
07:15 - 5km
Pamphlet Click to view pamphlet
Entry Click to view entry form
Nappy Dash Entry Form
Venue Randburg Sports Complex, Cnr Republic & Silver Pine Avenue, Randburg
GPS CO-ordinates: S25 5 55; E 27 59 5
Venue Layout
Parking
5km Route
10km Route
21.1km Route
Competition Club Braai Competition
Entry Form

STARTING TIMES & FEES

Distance : Start Time: Cutt-Off Time: Minimum Age: Prize Giving:
21.1km 07:00 3 Hours 16 Years 09:15
10.1km 07:00 2 Hours 15 Years 09:00
5.1km 07:15 90 min N/A 08:45
50m Nappy Dash starts at 10:00

Other Events

50m Nappy Dash (with or without the nappy)
- Age group: under 2 years
- Age group: over 2 and under 3 years
- Age group: over 3 and under 4 years
(Restricted to only 20 dashers per age group)
Free T-shirt to these Nappy Dash entrants

GENERAL

  • Fast foods and refreshments on sale at the venue.
  • Refreshment stations will provide Coke and water
  • Do your bit to ensure that the race is litter free.
  • Dispose of your water sachets in the recycling bins at the refreshment stations.
  • Only official and accredited vehicles will be allowed to park at the finish & club hospitality areas.
  • The entry fee is non-refundable
  • Toilet & Shower facilities will be available
  • Tog bag area will be available at venue (at owners' risk)
  • It is the responsibility of each athlete to ensure that he or she is medically fit and healthy to participate in any of the events.

Other Incentives

Food Vouchers to all

A ready to eat snack meal will be served to all participants, after finishing their applicable race (5km, 10km and 21.1km).

Mothers Day Goody Bags
- Moms to collect after finishing their race (all distances)

Spot Prizes
Various spot prizes will be given out at prize giving.

T-shirts
The first 1 000 online entries recieved for either the 21.1km, 10km or 5km qualify for a commemorative t-shirt with the compliments of South African Pork.

T-shirts will also be on sale on Race Day @ R 50.00 each

Results

Results will be available at www.raceresults.co.za.

Prize Giving

See Race information

Inter Club Braai Competition

Competitors

  • Road Running Clubs
  • Limited to 30 Club Entries

Kit Issued to Competitors

  • Braai Packs in Cooler Bags and Gas Braai (Braai packs: Sosaties, Sausages and rib-rashers). Gas Braai & Bag to take home afterwards

Prizes

  • Great prizes to be won by clubs which include Pork Braai Cuts to the value of R 2 000, to be used at your next club function.

Judging criteria

  • Braaing and handling of pork.
  • Theme and presentation of food
  • Presentation of stall and team
  • Side dishes and condiments (to compliment but not to overpower)

Team of Judges will consist of:

  • - 7de Laan actors
    - Anelisa Phewa (Sifiso)
    - Corne Crous (Kim)
    - Heino Schmitt (Altus)
  • - Hildegardt Whites (Bonita)
  • Bongi (SA Idols finalist)
  • Nick Bester
  • Bruce Fordyce
  • Professional Chef

Entry Forms

Entry forms for the Inter Club Pork Braai Competition will be sent to all clubs.
To ensure your club is one of the 30 club entries, contact the event organisers at 086 460 906 to speed up your club's entry procedure.

ENTERTAINMENT

LiveKwaito Music perfrmance on the day of the event. Artist will be announced closer to event day.

Directions to Venue

Randburg Sports Complex, Cnr Republic & Silverpine Ave, Randburg GPS CO-ordinates: S25 5 55; E 27 59 5

General Parking

From the N1, take the Malibongwe Drive [formerly Hans Strijdom Drive] off ramp towards Randburg. Travel for about 2.5 km, then turn right into Hans Schoeman Street, and immediately left into the Randburg Central Sports Complex (just after the Virgin Active complex).

From the M1, take the Empire Road off ramp and travel away from Johannesburg towards Randburg. Turn right into Barry Hertzog Avenue. After about 4.2 km, veer left onto Linden Road, which becomes 3rd Avenue. Travel for a further 3 km, then turn right into 1st Street, and veer left into West Street, which becomes Malibongwe Drive. Turn left into Elise Road, and right into Silver Pine Avenue. The venue is on the right.

Parking for VIPs and Clubs with Trailers

From the N1, take the Malibongwe Drive [formerly Hans Strijdom Drive] off ramp towards Randburg. Travel for about 3.1 km, then turn right into Republic Road, and left into the finish venue grounds.

From the M1, take the Empire Road off ramp and travel away from Johannesburg towards Randburg. Turn right into Barry Hertzog Avenue. After about 4.2 km, veer left into Linden Road, which becomes 3rd Avenue. Travel for a further 3 km, then turn right into 1st Street, and veer left into West Street, which becomes Malibongwe Drive. Turn left into Republic Road, and left into the finish venue grounds.

Unlicenced athletes of 21.1km and 10km must purchase a temporary licence number and the cost must be included with the entry fee.

21.1km : 10km: 5km: Nappy Dash:
Early Bird: before 1 April R70.00 R50.00 R30.00 R30.00
Late Entries: before 30 April R80.00 R60.00 R30.00 R30.00
Entries 11 - 13 May 2013 R80.00 R60.00 R30.00 R30.00
Temporary Licence R20.00 R15.00 N/A N/A
Jardine Joggers Free Free Free N/A

Entry Instructions

Early Bird Entries

  • By hand and online:
    Closing date: Before 1 April 2014

Late Entries

  • By hand and online:
    Closing date: Before 30 April 2014

Entries on event day: Randburg Sports Complex

  • 9& 10 May: Between 11:00 and 16:00, at the Venue
  • 11 May: Between 05:00 and 06:45, at the Venue

By hand - hand delivery addresses

  • The following Sportsman's Warehouses:
    • Cresta, Blackheath Pavillion (011) 476 6882
    • East Rand Value Mall (011) 823-3203
  • The following sports stores:
    • The Sweat Shop (Dunkeld West Shopping Centre) (011) 325-2567
    • The Sweat Shop (Fourways Crossing) (011) 467-5966
    • The Sweat Shop (Bedford Arcade, Bedfordview) (011) 450-2421
    • Randburg Runner: Cnr 5th Street/4th Ave, Linden (011) 888-9644
    • Run-A-Way Sport: 302 Freesia Street, Lynnwood Ridge (012) 361-3733
    • Running Inn: Brooklyn Centre, cnr Duncan and Lynnwood Road (012) 362-7322

By Internet

Collection of Race Numbers

  • Hand delivered entries
    Will receive their number and temporary licence number (if applicable) immediately upon entering
  • Other entries
    All online entrants must collect race numbers & temporary licence numbers (if applicable) on registration dates as listed below:
  • 9& 10 May 2014
    Venue - Randburg Spports Complex: 11:00 - 16:00
  • Venue - Randburg Sports Complex: 05:00 - 06:45

Prizes

21.1km Marathon (men & women)

Position Open 40-49 yrs 50-59 yrs 60-69 yrs 70+ yrs Junior
1 R 1 000 R 750 R 300 R 300 R 200 R 200
2 R 800 R 500 R 200  
3 R 500 R 300 R 100
4 R 400
5 R 300

10km Marathon (men & women)

Position Open 40-49 yrs 50-59 yrs 60-69 yrs 70+ yrs Junior
1 R 800 R 500 R 200 R 200 R 200 R 100
2 R 500 R 300    
3 R 300 R 200  
4 R 200
5 R 100

Medals

21.1 km 10 km 5 km Nappy Dash
Gold: Runners 1st 5 Men & Women Category Winners (M & F) 1st 5 Men & Women Category Winners (M & F) 1st Man & Woman N/A
Gold: Walkers 1st Man & Women 1st Man & Women N/A N/A
Silver Sub 90 min Sub 45 min N/A N/A
Bronze to all finishers within cutt-off time Sub 3 Hours Sub 2 Hours No time limit No time limit

Spot prizes

  • Various spot prizes will be given out at prize giving.

Rules

1.1 The time limits and minimum age restrictions, for all events, will apply as stipulated under Race Information.

1.2 All entrants must be amateures as defined under ASA rules.

1.3 Marshals and traffic officials must be obeyed at all times. Failure to comply with their instructions may lead to immediate disqualification.

1.4 NO SECONDING OR VEHICLES ON ROUTES WILL BE ALLOWED. Sufficient refreshment stations will be provided on routes.

1.5 All entrants will participate under the rules of CGA and ASA and it is the athlete's responsibility to familiarize themselves with the rules. See www.centralgautengathletics/Road Running/rules.

1.6 It is the responsibility of each athlete to ensure that he or she is medically fit and healthy to participate in any of the events.

1.7 The race committee reserves the right to accept or reject any entry.

1.8 The judge's decision is final

1.9 Proof of age must be presented on request at the race. This is essential for athletes competing for category prize.

1.10 Athletes competing for a category prize must wear official age category ID tags and "W" tags for walkers (front & back of the running vest)

1.11 Regret no wheelchair athletes

1.12 no blade, cyclist or mechanically operated device alowed in the race.

1.13 No animals

1.14 No 2, 3 or 4 wheel carts / prams which are mechanically or manually operated by participants will be permitted to participate without special permission.

1.15 Temporary licenced athletes are eligible for open and category prizes, provided they have the age category tag clerly visible back and front.

2.Licensed Athletes
All entrants for the 10km and 21.1km events must be in possession of a valid 2014 licence number which must be worn on the back of the running vest. The race number issued by the organisers must be worn on the front of the running vest.

3. Unlicensed Athletes
All unlicenced athletes of the 10km, 21.1km must purchase a temporary licence number. This number must be worn on the back of the running vest and race number issued by the organisers must be worn on the front of the running vest.

4. Age Categories (age on day of race)
- Juniors: under 20yrs
- Open (seniors): between 20 and 39 yrs
- Age Group: between 40 and 49 yrs
- Age Group: between 50 and 59 years
- Age Group: between 60 and 69 yrs
- Age Group: 70 yrs and older


Date: 21 June 2014
Event: Take 5 Team Relay
Start: 08:00
Cut-off Time 11:00
Pamphlet Relay Pamphlet
Entry Relay Entry Form
Entry Fun Run and Walk Entry Form
Route 5km Race Route
Layout Venue Layout
Venue Air Force Base, Waterkloof, Centurion

It's once again time for businesses, sports clubs, educational institutions, in fact any organisation, toenter a race that is focused on fun - the Take 5 Team Relay. It's a perfect opportunity for the casual runner/walker to enter together with active runners and walkers in one team.

The same 5km route is run or walked by each team member. Running teams will do five laps and walking teams three laps, thus having five and three team members respectively. Each will hand over their team batton or sash after their 5km lap.

Teams can enter underone of the seven team categories; and in one of the five business, two sports club or five educational institutions categories. There is also an open category with three team categories.

All team entries will receive the following between 3 June and 19 June 2014.

  • Confirmation letter of entry received and relevant details
  • Directions Map to venue
  • Confirmation of hospitality site and site number, if applicable

Route and Distance

The route will be divided into five legs for running teams and three legs for walking teams. (The same 5km route is run or walked by all team members.)

Changeover

The same changeover situated at the venue will be used by all runners/walkersto hand over the team baton/sash.

Teams

Teams will consist of five running and threewalking team members, each running/walking a different leg of 5km. Teams enter under one of seven team categories and one of five business,two sports club or one of the five educational institutions categories.
There is also an open category with three team categories.

Results

Results will be available five working daysafter the event on www.sportsvendo.co.za.

Prize Giving

Awards ceremony will take place between 10:30 - 11:30 at the venue.

 

Directions to Venue

Air Force Base, Waterkloo, Centurion

 

Entries and Entry Fees

Entry fees Early Bird Entries Late Entries
  Before 21 May Until 11 June
Per Team (Running & walking teams) R 200.00 R 250.00
Per School (Walking & walking teams) R 120.00 R 150.00

Entry Instructions

Entry forms can be obtained and submitted as follows.

By hand - hand delivery addresses

  • The following Sportsman's Warehouses:
    • Centurion: Centurion Value World (012) 665-0768
    • Kolonade Retail Park (012) 665 0768
    • East Rand Value Mall (011) 823-3203
  • The following sports stores:
    • The Sweat Shop: Dunkeld West Centre, Cnr Jan Smuts & Bompas Road (011) 325-2567
    • The Sweat Shop: South Downs Shopping Centre, Centurion (012) 665-0048
    • Randburg Runner: Cnr 5th Street/4th Ave, Linden (011) 888-9644
    • Bedford Runner: Bedford Arcade, Van Buuren Road, Bedfordview (011) 450-1847
    • Run-A-Way Sport: Glenfair Centre, Lynwood Manor (012) 361-3733
    • Running Inn: Brooklyn Centre, cnr Duncan and Lynnwood Road (012) 362-7322
    • Running Inn: Shop 36, Bedford Village, Cnr. Nicol & Van Buuren, Bedfordview (011) 450-2847

By Internet

Collection of Race Numbers

  • Each team must collect their race numbers, batton/sash and t-shirts if ordered before the race as follows:
  • Date: Saturday 21 June 2014
  • Venue: Air Force Base, Waterkloof, Centurion
  • Time: 06:30 - 07:45

Prizes

  • Gold: Category medals: To the winning team of each category
  • Silver: Collector's medals: Positions 1 to 20 for running and walking teams
  • Bronze: Collector's medals: To all other teams finishing

Spot prizes

  • Numerous spot prizes will be handed out on a lucky draw basis.

Rules


1.

RACE NUMBERS

Race numbers will be issued and must be worn by each team member on the front of vest or T-shirt. Competitors not wearing race numbers will not be allowed through the changeover or into the finish area.



2.

RACE BATON /SASH

The person running/walking the first leg will start with the baton / sash issued at registration. The baton / sash must be passed on to the team member running/walking the next leg at every changeover. Teams not finishing with the baton / sash will be disqualified.



3.

TEAM COLOURS

Teams are encouraged to wear the colours of their companies / organisations. etc.



4.

SECONDING AND MARSHALLING

Under no circumstances will seconding be allowed. A refreshment station will be provided at the 2.5 km mark of each leg and at the changeover point. All participants must obey marshals and traffic officers.



5.

CHANGES

The race co-ordinators must be notified in writing or by fax (not by telephone) of any team changes/category changes before 17:00 on 19 June 2014.



6.

MEDICAL ADVICE

It is the responsibility of each participant to ensure that he/she is medically fit to run/walk and to consult a doctor before training for and participating in the race.



7.

ORGANISERS RIGHT

The organisers reserve the right to return any entry not in keeping with the spirit of the race.The decision of the organisers will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.



8.

APPLICABLE TO WALKERS ONLY

NO RUNNING IS PERMITTED and to all entrants will participate under the general rules of road walking (it is each participant's responsibility to be farmiliarised with these rules). Teams transgressing this rule will lead to disqualification.

Running Teams

  • Teams will consist of five members each running the same 5km course
  • There will be five basic team categories: men, women, mixed, veterans and juniors.
    • Men: All five members must be men or one women and four men per team, and older than 19 years.
    • Women: All five members must be women and older than 19 years
    • Mixed: A minimum of two and a maximum of four women per team, and older than 19 years.
    • Veteran Men: All five members must be men and 40 years or older.
    • Veteran Women: All five members must be women and 40 years or older.
    • Juniors: All five members must be under 19 and older than 9 years.
      • Junior Boys: All five members must be boys
      • Junior Girls: All five members must be girls

Walking Teams

  • Teams will consist of three members each walking the same 5km course
  • There will be five basic team categories: men, women, mixed, veterans and juniors.
    • Men: All three members must be men and older than 19.
    • Women: All three members must be women and older than 19.
    • Mixed: Any combination of men and women older than 19 years.
    • Veteran Men: All three members must be men and 40 years or older.
    • Veteran Women: All three members must be women and 40 years or older.
    • Juniors: All three members must be under 19 and older than 9 years.
      • Junior Boys: All three members must be boys
      • Junior Girls: All three members must be girls

No running is permitted and all entrants will participate under the general rules of road walking (it is each participants responsibility to be familiarised with these rules). Teams transgressing this rule will lead to disqualification.

Further Rules (Running & Walking Teams)

  • With the exception of the conditions stated in rule 2 below, all team members of a team must be employed by the same organisation or belong to the same club or educational institution.
  • An organisation with fewer than (10) employees is entitled to join forces with another organisation/other organisations by the same trade, also employing not more than ten (10) people, in order to make up a team. In such cases the name of the organisation who has the moast runners/walkers in the team must appear on the entry form. This rule only applies for business categories.
  • A runner/walker may not run/walk more than one leg per team.
  • Where age is applicable it is age on day of race.
  • Business Enterprise Categories
    Teams must enter in the business category under which the organisation is registered.
  • Sport Club Categories
    All team members must belong to the same sport club, teams can not exsist out of members from different sport clubs.
  • Educational Institution Categories
    All team members must belong to the same Educational Institution. This is only for students/scholars. Teachers/lecturers/staff members must enter under the Business Enterprise Categories. - Parastatal Concerns.
  • IMPORTANT: Members of Running teams may walk
    BUT members of Walking teams CAN NOT run.

Date: 13 July 2014
Event: KAYA FM 67km Relay for Mandela Day
Start: 08:00
Venue Waterfall Estate, Polo Fields, Sunninghill
Date: 31 August 2014
Event: Wanderers Half marathon & 10Km Road Race/Walk
Start: 07:00 - 21.1km
07:00 - 10km
07:05 - 10km Walk
07:10 - 5km
Cut-off Time 3 hours - 21.1km
2 hours - 10km
2 hours - 5km
Venue Wanderers Club, North Road, Illovo
Date: 28 September 2014
Event: City2City marathon
Pretoria to Johannesburg
Start: 06:30 - 50km - Gautrain Station West Street Centurion
07:00 - 21.1km - James & Ethol Gray Park Melrose
07:15 - 10km - James & Ethol Gray Park Melrose
Finish: James & Ethol Gray Park Melrose
James & Ethol Gray Park Melrose
James & Ethol Gray Park Melrose
Cut-off Time 7 hours - 50km
3 hours - 21.1km
2 hours - 10km
Venue James & Ethol Gray Park Melrose
Date: 4 October 2014
Event: National Business Relay Challenge
Start: 06:00
Cut-off Time 11:00
Venue Rietondale Park, Rietondale, Pretoria
Date: 18 October 2014
Event: SABS Jacaranda City Challenge
Start: 06:00 - 42.2km
06:00 - 21.1km
06:30 - 10km
06:45 - 5km
Cut-off Time 5 hours 30 min - 42.2km
3 hours - 21.1km
2 hours - 10km
2 hours - 5km
Venue SABS, 1 Dr Lategan Road, Groenkloof, Pretoria

upcoming events



National Business Team Relay

4 October 2014

The events are open to full-time employees of corporations, government departments, private companies or any other employment organisation where people work together.



Jacaranda City Challenge

18 October 2014

Jacaranda City Challenge will include 5km, 10km, 21.1km , 43km and will host a quality stocked and manned water point.



New York City Marathon

2 November 2014

Take your bite and include the 2014 New York City Marathon (one of the 10 best races in the world) with your business trip, or an unforgettable holiday in the USA. The 42st New York City Marathon will take place on 4 November 2012.