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27 Aug 2017
2017-Aug-27 07:00 2017-Aug-27 23:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg Aucor Wanderers Road Race Running through one of the most scenic neighbourhoods of Johannesburg this year's Wanderers Road Race will be sponsored by Aucor Property. Starting and finishing at the prestigious and well known Wanderers Club. It is a multiple distance event consisting out of a, Half Marathon [21,1km], 10km and 5km Fun Run, thus accommodating the broader running/walking community as well as the general public. Wanderers Club, North Street, Illovo, South Africa Sportsvendo info@sportsvendo.co.za
Start Time : 07:00
Event Venue : Wanderers Club, North Street, Illovo, South Africa
Distance : 21.1km / 10km / 5km

Running through one of the most scenic neighbourhoods of Johannesburg this year's Wanderers Road Race will be sponsored by Aucor Property. Starting and finishing at the prestigious and well known Wanderers Club.

It is a multiple distance event consisting out of a, Half Marathon [21,1km], 10km and 5km Fun Run, thus accommodating the broader running/walking community as well as the general public.


The 10km Walk is an official CGA League walk race and walkers will be judged according to the IAAF rules for walking.

 

General Information

  • Route: A scenic route combining a half marathon & 10km road race through Melrose and Birdhaven, taking in the tranquil surroundings of Melrose Bird Sanctuary and finishing in the group of the Wanderers Club. The half marathon is a testing double lapper!
  • Refreshment stations will provide Coke and water sachets. Do your bit to ensure that the race is litter free. Dispose your sachets at the bins at the refreshment stations.
  • Fast foods and refreshments on sale at the venue.
  • Only official and accredited vehicles will be allowed to park at the Finish & the club hospitality areas.
  • The entry fee is non-refundable
  • Toilet facilities will be available at the venue and at the refreshment stations.
  • Bring your old shoes! Shoe collection for disadvantaged runners at the tog bag area.
  • Wanderers club athletic members are obliged to help marshalling

 

Distance Start Time Cut-Off Time Minimum Age Prize Giving
21,1km 07:00 3hrs 16yrs 09:00
10km 07:00 2hrs 14yrs 09:00
10km Walk 07:10 2hrs 14yrs 09:00
5km 07:15 2hrs 9yrs 09:00

 

Chip Timing

  • A chip will be attached to the 21,1km and 10km race numbers.
  • NO CHIP NO RESULTS

 

Prize Giving and Lucky Draw Prizes

  • This will take place at the venue as stipulated under Race Information

 

Results

  • Only athletes clearly filling in all detail on the race number tear-off strip will receive results

 

No Tear-Off No Results

  • Results available at www.raceresults.co.za and www.wacza.co.za

 

Tog Bags (At owners risk)

  • Tog bag facilities available at the venue

 

Photographs

  • Photographs will be taken by Jetline Action Photo and can be viewed after the event at www.jetlineactionphoto.com

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

Tel: 087 097 0011 | Email: data@sportsvendo.co.za

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Dylan Burgess: 063 389 0681 | Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288

 

 

Directions to Venue

The Wanderers Club, North Road, Illovo

GPS co-ordinates: S 26 08.123 E 28 03.454

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

Tel: 087 097 0011 | Email: data@sportsvendo.co.za

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Dylan Burgess: 063 389 0681 | Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288

 

 

Entry Fees:

Distance Pre-Entry        Late Entry: --Date--
21,1km R100.00 R120,00
10km R80.00 R100.00
5km R40.00 R40.00
Athletes aged 60+ R40.00 R50.00
Blind Runners Free Free

 

Temporary Licence Number

Unlicenced athletes of 21,1km & 10km must purchase a temporary licence number and be included with the entry fee.

Distance Fee
21,1km R25.00
10km R20.00

 

Entries Prior & On Race Day

At finish venue: Wanderers Club, North rd, Illovo

--Date--: From 10:00 to 15:00

--Date--: From 04:30 to 06:45

 

Collecting of Race Numbers

Hand delivered entries

  • Will receive their race number & temporary licence number (if applicable) immediately upon entering.

Online Entries

  • Must collect race numbers, temporary licence numbers (if applicable) and Asics tops (if ordered) at the following collecting points on the following registration dates:
  • Sweatshop Bedfordview - Thursday 25 August. (20 % discount of a regular priced Asics merchandise if collected from this store)
  • Sweatshop Dunkeld - Friday 26 August. (20 % discount of a regular priced Asics merchandise if collected from this store)
  • The Wanderers Club -
  • Saturday --Date-- from 10:00 to 15:00
  • Saturday --Date-- from 04:30 to 06:45

 

By hand - hand delivery addresses

The following sports stores:

Johannesburg:

  • The Sweat Shop, Dunkeld, West Centre – 011 325 2567
  • The Sweat Shop, Bedford, Arcade, van Buuren Rd, Bedfordview – 011 450 2421
  • The Sweat Shop, Broadacres Shop 17, Broadacres Shopping Centre, Fourways – 011 465 9180
  • Randburg Runner: Cnr 5th st/4th ave, Linden – 011 888 9644
  • Sportsmans Warehouse, Woodmead Super Value Centre – 011 802 8211
  • Sportsmans Warehouse, Blackheath Pavilion, Cresta – 011 476 6882

Pretoria:

  • Run-A-Way Sport: 302 Freesia St, Lynnwood Ridge – 012 361 3733
  • Running Inn: Brooklyn Centre, Cnr Duncan & Lynnwood rd – 012 362 7322
  • The Sweat Shop: South Downs Shopping Centre, Centurion – 012 665 0048


Event Asics Tops

Order your Asics long sleeve top (men or ladies) when entering online or in-store only for R75 each. In-store purchases only applicable at The Sweat Shop (Dunkeld West Centre). The Sweat Shop (Bedford Arcade) and The Sweat Shop (Broadacres). Subject to availability. To be collected at the following collecting points on the following registration dates:

  • Sweatshop Bedfordview - Thursday --Date--. (20 % discount of a regular priced Asics merchandise if collected from this store)
  • Sweatshop Dunkeld - Friday --Date--. (20 % discount of a regular priced Asics merchandise if collected from this store)
  • The Wanderers Club -
  • --Date-- 10:00 to 15:00
  • --Date-- from 04:30 to 06:45

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

Tel: 087 097 0011 | Email: data@sportsvendo.co.za

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Dylan Burgess: 063 389 0681 | Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288

 

 

Prize Money

21,1km (Men & Women)

Position Open 40-90yrs 50-59yrs 60-69yrs 70+yrs Junior
1 R1 000 R500 R250 R150 R150 R150
2 R800 R300        
3 R600          

*Plus the Hardian Clarkson Trophy

 

10km + 10km Walk (Men & Women)

Position Open 40-90yrs 50-59yrs 60-69yrs 70+yrs Junior
1 R500 R200 R200 R100 R100 R100
2 R400 R100        
3 R300          

 

Medals

  21,1km 10km 5km
Gold Runners

1st 3 (M&F)

Category Winners (M&F)

1st 3 (M&F)

Category Winners (M&F)

1st Man & Women
Gold Walkers 1st (M&F) Same as above N/A
Silver 1st (M&F) Sub 45min N/A
Bronze To all finishers within cut-off times To all finishers within cut-off times To all finishers within cut-off times

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

Tel: 087 097 0011 | Email: data@sportsvendo.co.za

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Dylan Burgess: 063 389 0681 | Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288

 

 

Rules

  • The time limits for all events, will apply as stipulated under Race Information.
  • All entrants must be amateures as defined under ASA rules and according to the age restrictions as stipulated under Race Information.
  • Marshals and traffic officials must be obeyed at all times. Failure to comply with their instructions may lead to immediate disqualification.
  • NO SECONDING OR VEHICLES ON ROUTES WILL BE ALLOWED. Sufficient refreshment stations will be provided on routes.
  • All entrants will participate under the rules of CGA and ASA and it is the athlete's responsibility to familiarize themselves with the rules.
  • 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
  • The race committee reserves the right to accept or reject any entry.
  • The judge's decision is final
  • Proof of age must be presented on request at the race. This is essential for athletes competing for category prize.
  • Athletes competing for a category prize must wear official age category ID tags and "W" tags for walkers (front & back of the running vest)
  • Regret no wheelchair athletes, blade, cyclist or mechanically operated device allowed in the races
  • No animals are allowed in the races
  • No 2, 3 or 4 wheel carts / prams which are mechanically or manually operated by participants will be permitted to participate without special permission has been granted. Prams / carts must start at the back of the field.
  • Temporary licensed athletes are eligible for open and category prizes, provided they have the age category tag clearly visible back and front.
  • No earphones, iPods and the alike are allowed
  • Athletes are only eligible for prize money for in the race they have entered.
  • Objections must be lodged in writing within 30 minutes (before or after) prize-giving to the chief referee, accompanied by R300.00 which is refundable if the appeal is upheld.
  • Blatant running by walkers will lead to immediate disqualification. Walkers competing for the prize money should not cover their knees, because it will lead to disqualification.

 

Licensed Athletes

  • All entrants for the 10km and 21.1km events must be in possession of a valid 2016 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, over the licence number.
  • Foreign athletes must comply with IAAF Rule 4, par 2 regarding handing over their permits to the organiser.
  • Licensed athletes not wearing club colours may face disqualification.

 

Unlicensed Athletes

  • All unlicenced athletes of the 21.1kn and 10km 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.

 

Age Categories (age on day of race)

  • Juniors: under 20yrs
  • Open
  • 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

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

Tel: 087 097 0011 | Email: data@sportsvendo.co.za

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Dylan Burgess: 063 389 0681 | Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288