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Spar Woman’s Race :: Johannesburg

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08 Oct 2017
2017-Oct-08 08:00 2017-Oct-08 23:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg Spar Woman’s Race :: Johannesburg The SPAR Women's Races began in 1992 as a way to get women of all ages, shapes and sizes together to enjoy a safe 5km or 10km run and enjoy the day. The atmosphere is supportive and everyone is welcome to register and take part, regardless of whether they run regularly or are just starting out. Last year Irvette Van Zyl did it again and claimed the win for the Spar 10km Grand Prix title. Read more about Van Zyls win here CLICK HERE TO VIEW RESULTS Marks Park 5 A Side, Johannesburg, South Africa Sportsvendo info@sportsvendo.co.za
Start Time : 08:00
Event Venue : Marks Park 5 A Side, Johannesburg, South Africa
Distance : 10/5km

The SPAR Women's Races began in 1992 as a way to get women of all ages, shapes and sizes together to enjoy a safe 5km or 10km run and enjoy the day. The atmosphere is supportive and everyone is welcome to register and take part, regardless of whether they run regularly or are just starting out.

Last year Irvette Van Zyl did it again and claimed the win for the Spar 10km Grand Prix title. Read more about Van Zyls win here

CLICK HERE TO VIEW RESULTS


The First 15 000 pre-entries will receive a SPAR T-shirt (ONE SIZE FITS ALL) 


The First 15 000 Finishers will each receive a medal and goodie bag (Contents may vary)


 


 

 

STARTING TIMES

Distance : Start Time: Minimum Age:
10km 08:00 14 Years
5km 08:00 9 Years

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Fast foods and refreshments on sale at the venue.
  • Refreshment stations will provide Coke and water sachets
  • Do your bit to ensure that the race is litter free.
  • Dispose your water sachets at 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 facilities will be available at the venue and at the refreshment stations
  • 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.

 

GENERAL PARKING - MARKS PARK LOCATED IN ORANGE ROAD

 

Parking Areas A and B will be used for VIP’s, Disabled, Management and Emergency Services

  • Access to this area will be via Marks Park main gate only. Use Beyers Naude road and turn on to Judith road. Proceed up Judith road to Marks Park main gate. Security and Marshals will direct people to correct parking areas from there.
  • This parking area will have NO ACCESS between 07:00 and 08:45 due to the start of the race taking place in Judith Road.
  • Only selected emergency vehicles will be allowed to access Judith road during this time.

 

Parking Areas C, D and E will be open to all. Based on a first come first served basis.

  • Access to these areas will be via Louw Geldenhuys / Orange Road. The road will be Marshalls on point to manage vehicle access due to road closures for the race.
  • Marshals, Security, SAPS and JMPD will be in these areas to assist with getting vehicles in and out of the parking areas.
  • All roads leading of Louw Geldenhuys / Orange road will have limited access between 05:00 – 15:00 due to road closures.
  • Residents with resident access passes will be allowed through

 

Roosevelt High School 

  • Located in Thomas Bowler Road.

 

Parking Area F – Roosevelt High School will be open to all.

  • Access to this parking area will open from 05:00
  • Parking will be at a cost of R50 per vehicle
  • Parking can accommodate roughly 300 vehicles on a 1st come 1st serve basis.
  • Security will be deployed to look after vehicles in this area.

 

RESULTS

 
Spar Women's 10km & 5km Challenge results will be on the following websites  

www.spar.co.za   
www.entrytime.com 
sparjoburg@entrytime.com

 


EVENT OFFICE

Sportsvendo Head Office

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

 

Race Starts And Finishes At: Wanderers Club, 21 North Street, Illovo , Joburg 
GPS Co-ordinates: S26 08.123 E28 03.454
Start Time: 8am

 


EVENT OFFICE

Sportsvendo Head Office

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

 

*The first 15,000 pre-entries will receive a SPAR T-Shirt. (one size fits all)

*The first 15,000 finishers will each receive a medal and a goodie bag. (contests will vary)


ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS

Entry Fees are not refundable

Pre-Entries (Before 26 Sept)   Late Entries (Thursday 6 Oct - Sun 9 Oct)  
10km R80.00 10km R90.00
Temporary Licence (For 10km) R20.00 Temporary Licence (For 10km) R20.00
5km (No temp licence needed) R80.00 5km (No temp licence needed) R90.00

 

ENTER AS FOLLOWS

By Hand (1 August)

See listed SUPERSPAR stores and Sports stores.

Online

www.spar.co.za | www.sparjoburg.entrytime.com | 011 844 041619

ONLINE ENTRIES

Online Entry Start Date: 30th Jun 2016
Online Entry End Date: 26th Sep 2016

 

DISTANCE & ENTRY FEES

Distance & Entry Fee
Pre Entries(Closing 26 Sep 2016)
10km - R 80,00 
5km - R 80,00

 

COLLECTION OF RACE NUMBERS

Hand Delivered Entries

  • Will receive race number (with timing chip), + temporary licence number (if applicable), immediately upon entering
  • Please refer to the downloadable pamphlet above for the full list of hand delivered addresses.

Other Entries

  • All online entrants must collect their race number (with timing chip), temporary licence numbers (if applicable) on dates, listed below. 
  • Wanderers Club, 6, 7, 8, October 10h00 to 16h00  
  • Wanderers Club, Sunday 9th October 06h00 - 07h30

 

RESULTS

Spar Womens 10km & 5km Challenge results will be on the following websites from 12 October:

  • www.spar.co.za
  • www.entrytime.com
  • www.sparjoburg@entrytime.com

 


EVENT OFFICE

Sportsvendo Head Office

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

 

PRIZES

10km

Position: Open: Under 20 yrs 40-49 yrs 50-59 yrs 60+yrs
1 R10,000 R1,000 R1,000 R1,000 R1,000
2 R7,500 R750 R750 R750 R750
3 R5,000 R500 R500 R500 R500

 

MEDALS

The first 15 000 finishers will each receive a medal and a goodie bag. Contents will vary.

 

WIN A SUZUKI MONTANA!

This competition is open to female runners only. After completion of race, your LUCKY DRAW tear-off strip on your number will be removed and you will be handed a goodie bag. This strip will Automatically be entered into this draw. The winner will be drawn at the Prize Giving on 9 October 2016.

 


SCHOOLS' INCENTIVE PRIZES

1st Prize - Mecer Laptop with Win7 Starter and School Image and Brother Flatbed Colour Print, Fax, Copy and Scan printer

2nd Prize - Mecer Laptop with Win7 Starter and School Image and Brother Mono Laser Copy, Print and Fax printer

3rd Prize - Mecer Laptop with Win7 Starter and School Image

  • Only pre-entries qualify for the prize
  • Pre-entries must be received by 26 September
  • Only school entries of 20+ can enter this prize
  • The school that has the most finishers on race day will be eligible for prizes.

Prizes donated by Mustek Electronics


 

EVENT OFFICE

Sportsvendo Head Office

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

 

RULES

  • SPAR Women's 10km Challenge is only open to female runners aged 14 years and older. (Men wishing to participate must dress in drag). 
  • SPAR Women's 5km Run / Walk is open to females over the age of 9 years (Men wishing to participate must dress in drag).
  • The prize winners are determined by the chip timing system and verified by the referees.
  • Age category ID tag must be worn on front and back of athletes competing for age category prizes. No runner will be eligible for an age group prize unless he / she has worn a tag throughout the race.
  • Proof of age to be produced on request on race day. Juniors to produce original birth certificate or ID document.
  • Time allowed for completing the 10km Challenge or 5km Run / Walk is 120 minutes.
  • Held under the rules of ASA and CGA.
  • Athletes not belonging to a club must wear the issued temporary licence number on the back and the issued race number on the front of the vest (for 10km race only).
  • Athletes may qualify for the open category plus the category which they have entered.
  • Registered athletes must be a member of a club affiliated to ASA, and must wear their club colours and the 2016 provincial numbers on the back, and the issued race number on the front of the vest.
  • Objections must be lodged in writing within 30 minutes (before or after prize-giving) to the referees, accompanied by R300, which is refundable if the appeal is upheld.
  • International athletes must provide a clearance letter from their country of origin to the referee, in the event of winning a prize.
  • Only South African athletes qualify for club prizes.
  • Athletes must comply with domiciliary rules when competing for a club prize.
  • Men are not eligible for ANY prizes.
  • Participants must be medically fit and indemnify the race organisers, CGA and ASA from any and all claims which may arise from participation in the events.
  • No refunds on entry fee.
  • Licensed athletes who do not wear their 2016 licence numbers must purchase a temporary licence on the day or face disqualification.
  • 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 in the 10km event, not wearing club colours may face disqualification.

 


EVENT OFFICE

Sportsvendo Head Office

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