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27 Aug 2017
2017-Aug-27 07:00 2017-Aug-27 23:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg Wanderers Aucor Property 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.


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General Information

  • A scenic route combining a half marathon and 10km road race through Melrose and Birdhaven, taking in the tranquil surroundings of Melrose Bird Sanctuary and finishing in the ground of the Wanderers Club.
  • The half marathon is a testing double lapper!
  • 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
  • Tog bag facilities available at the venue (at the owner’s own risk).
  • Photographs will be taken by Jetline Action Photo and can be viewed after the event at www.jetlineactionphoto.com.
  • The 10km Walk is an official CGA League walk race and walkers will be judged according to the IAAF rules for walking.
  • 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 Athletic Club members are obliged to help with marshalling.
  • Refreshment stations will provide Coke and water sachets.
  • Fast food and refreshments on sale at the venue.
  • Electronically timed event. A chip is attached to the 21,1km and 10km race numbers. NO CHIP NO RESULTS
  • Medical support at the venue and along routes

 

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

Electronically timed event
Entries are limited and capped as follows:

(by hand and/or online):
– 21,1km: first 3 000 entries received
– 10km (run and walk events): first 3 000 entries received
– 5km Fun run: first 500 entries received

 

Vitality Points

Discovery Vitality members receive bonus fitness points
for completing the race.

Distance Vitality fitness points
5km 800 points
10km 1,100 points
21.1km 2,000 points


Event Asics Tops

Order your Asics short sleeve top (men or ladies) when entering online only for R90.00 each. Sizes are subject to availability.

To be collected on the following registration dates:
The Wanderers Club
Friday 25 August: from 12h00 to 17h00
Saturday 26 August: from 10h00 to 17h00
Sunday 27 August: from 04h30 to 06h45

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

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

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Hilda Harvey: 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

Hilda Harvey: 063 389 0681  |  Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288

 

Entry Fees:

Distance Fee
21,1km R140.00
10km R100.00
Athletes aged 60+ 50% Off above fees
5km R50.00
Blind Runners Free

 

Entry Instructions:

This is a pre-entry event only.
No entries will be accepted after the closing date or on the race day at the venue.
Entry forms can be obtained and submitted as follows:

Online:

By hand:

  • See listed hand delivery addresses

 

Entry Closing Date

Entries are closing on 13 August 2017 or once we reach our runner limit of 6 500

 

Collecting of Race Numbers

Hand delivered entries

  • Runners will receive their race number and temporary licence number (if applicable) immediately upon entering.

Online Entries

Runners must collect race numbers, temporary licence numbers [if applicable] and ordered Asics tops as follows:

  • At the finish venue Wanderers Club, North Rd,
  • Illovo Friday 25 August: from 12h00 to 17h00
  • Saturday 26 August: from 10h00 to 17h00
  • Sunday 27 August: from 04h30 to 06h45

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

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

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Hilda Harvey: 063 389 0681  |  Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288

 

Prize Giving and Lucky Draw Prizes

Starts at 09:00am

21.1km marathon (men & women)

Position Open 40-49 yrs 50-59 yrs 70+ yrs Jnr  
1 R1,000 R500 R300 R200 R200 R200
2 R800 R300 R200      
3 R500 R150 R100      
4 R400          
5 R300          

 

10km run/walk (men & women)

Position Open 40-49 yrs 50-59 yrs 70+ yrs Jnr  
1 R500 R300 R200 R150 R150 R150
2 R400 R200        
3 R300 R100        

 

Medals

Category winners will receive Gold, Silver and Bronze ribbon medals.
All finishers within cut-off times receive bronze medals

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

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

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Hilda Harvey: 063 389 0681  |  Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288

 

Rules

  • The event is held under the rules of ASA and CGA.
  • Athletes indemnify the national, provincial and regional bodies, sponsors and organisers of the race against any or all actions of whatsoever nature, whatever the same may arise out of their participation in the race.
  • All athletes participate at their own risk. Athletes acknowledge that by entering the event they are medically fit to participate.
  • All athletes must supply the name and contact number of their next of kin on both the race number and entry form.
  • Licensed athletes must wear club colours and their 2017 license number on the back and front of their vest, with the race number worn on the front of vest without obscuring the license number.
  • Licensed athletes who do not wear their 2017 license numbers must purchase a temporary license on the day or face disqualification.
  • Temporary licensed athletes must wear plain clothing with the issued temporary license on the back of their vest.
  • Athletes competing for category prizes must wear clearly visible age tags of the appropriate size, on the back and front of their running vest.
  • No seconding allowed.
  • International athletes must provide a clearance letter (from their country of origin) to the organisers and chief referee prior to the start of the event. Prizes will be withheld if this rule is not adhered to.
  • Walkers competing for walkers prizes (if any) must wear walker tags on the front and back of their running vest.
  • No blades, cyclist or mechanically operated devices allowed in the race.
  • No 2, 3 or 4 wheel carts/prams, which are mechanically or manually operated by participants, or wheelchairs athletes will be permitted to participate without special permission granted by the race organiser. All such participants must start at the back of the field.
  • No animals/pets are allowed to participate.
  • Only South African athletes are eligible for team prizes.
  • The domicilium rule applies.
  • All instructions from traffic and race officials must be obeyed at all times.
  • Objections must be lodged in writing within 30 minutes (before or after) the prize giving to the chief referee, accompanied by R300, which is refundable if the appeal is upheld.
  • Prize winners must present their proof of age to the referee before the prize giving. Prizes will be withheld until all the necessary details of the winners are confirmed.
  • Only those who have completed all the information required in the race entry/number are eligible for prizes.
  • No refunds.
  • No earphones, iPods and similar devices are allowed, as they are in contravention of IAAF rule 144.2b and may lead to disqualification.
  • Athletes may not run with another athlete’s race number unless a prior arrangement is made with the race organiser.
  • The race organiser retains the right to refuse entry and reject persons under the influence of drugs or alcohol, who are disorderly, or engage in inappropriate behaviour, vandalism or evade paying for admission.
  • Athletes who participate without buying a race entry will be disqualified, will not be entitled to any benefits associated with the race and will be liable for a double entry fee charge. Habitual offenders (those who regularly participate without purchasing a race entry) will be called to a CGA disciplinary.
  • Licenced athletes not wearing club colours may face disqualification.
  • Littering is not allowed. Athletes are to dispose of any litter in appropriate bins and can be disqualified if they litter.
  • 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.

 

Event Office:

For race enquiries:

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

 

The Wanderers Club Athletics

Hilda Harvey: 063 389 0681  |  Ken Hamilton: 082 576 1288