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J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge

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05 Apr 2018
2018-Apr-05 18:30 2018-Apr-05 23:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge We are back and excited for another year of racing! We look forward to seeing you and your team at the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® Johannesburg on Thursday, 05 April 2018 at the Wanderers Club. You will receive an email from us with more details once registration opens, but please visit our website for more information in the meantime. The Wanderers Club, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa Sportsvendo info@sportsvendo.co.za
Start Time : 18:30
Event Venue : The Wanderers Club, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
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We are back and excited for another year of racing! We look forward to seeing you and your team at the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® Johannesburg on Thursday, 05 April 2018 at the Wanderers Club.

You will receive an email from us with more details once registration opens, but please visit our website for more information in the meantime.


COURSE & DISTANCE

Distance: Start Time: Cut-Off Time: Minimum Age Prize Giving
5,6km 18:30 NA NA NA

 

 
 

 

DIRECTIONS TO VENU

The Wanderers Club, JohannesbergGPS co-ordinates -26.135168, 28.053880

RULES

Race numbers and baton / sash

  • All teams will receive a race pack containing race numbers and a baton/sash at registration (refer to information). Runners and walkers will wear the race number on the front of their vests/ T-shirts. The person running/walking the first leg must start with the baton / sash. The baton / sash is then passed on to the next team members after every leg at the changeover. Teams not finishing with the baton / sash and correct coloured race number will be disqualified.

 

Team colours

  • Teams are encouraged to wear the colours of their organisation.

 

Seconding

  • Under no circumstances will seconding be allowed. Refreshment station will be available along the route and at the changeover point.

 

Team changes

  • The race co-ordinators must be notified in writing or by fax (not by telephone) of any team changes/category changes before 22 September 2014.

 

Cut-off time

  • The cutt-off time for running and walking teams is 11:00.

 

Organisers rights

  • 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.The event will continue regardless of weather conditions. In the unlikely event of the race not continuing 9due to a natural or other disaster, or for safety reasons), no refunds will be payable.

 

Own risk

  • All team members participate at their own risk and indemnify the organisers, producers, sponsors, national and provincial sports bodies of any claims which might arise.

 

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.

 

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.

 

TEAM CATEGORIES FOR CORPORATE TEAMS

Participants compete in four basic categories: men, women, veterans and mixed teams.

  • Men: All team members must be men and older than 20 years.
  • Women: All team members must be women and older then 20 years.
  • Mixed (Walking): Any combination of men and women older than 20 years.
  • Mixed (Running): A minimum of two women older than 20 years.
  • Vetran: All members over the age of 40 years, any combination of men and women.

 

  • Teams consist of six / three members, each competing in one leg. A team member can, however, participate in more then one team, as long as he/she competes in one leg per team.

 

  • All six / three team members must belong to the same organisation. Each team member must be a bona fide employee / employer, and must have been working at least three months prior to the date of the race for the organisation they are representing.

 

  • Organisations with less then ten employees participating in the corporate categories are entitled to join forces with another organisation in the same trade, also employing not more then ten people, in order to make up a team. In this case the name of the organisation that has the most participants in the team must be indicated on the entry form.

 

  • Organisations with less then ten employees participating in the corporate categories are entitled to join forces with another organisation in the same trade, also employing not more then ten people, in order to make up a team. In this case the name of the organisation that has the most participants in the team must be indicated on the entry form.

 

CORPORATE CATEGORIES

All teams must qualify in terms of the business categories listed on the entry form. Organisations (listed or not listed on the JSE) must enter the categories applicable to the nature of their business and not individual departments or job functions.

 

EDUCATION CATEGORY

  • Open categories are for non-corporate teams such as sports clubs, business clients, churches, family and friends
  • Participants compete in the three basic catogories: Men, women and mixed teams. Rule 1.1 applies to the composition of these three categories.

 

OPEN CATEGORIES

  • This category is for educational institutions is for employees of educational institutions and not for students. All students and scholars enter under the open and school categories.

 

SCHOOL CATEGORIES

  • All team members must belong to the same school and must be older than nine years and younger than 20 years. All six / three members must be boys or girls.

 

ADDITIONAL RULES

  • Members of running teams may walk, BUT members of walking teams MAY NOT run
  • Walking teams will participate under the general rules of road walking and running teams under the general rules of road running. It is each participant's responsibility to be familiarised with these rules.
  • The event is organised in cooperation with AGN .