Event Areas Archives: Gauteng

Birchwood Cross the Line Half Marathon & 10km

Flat and fast route.

Starting time: 21.1km & 10km: 6:30am; 5km: 7am.

Medals to the first 2500 finishers, prizes to category winners, lucky draw with vouchers at prize giving. There is also an incentive prize for the FIRST person that beats the record time.

Pre-entries, available at www.enteronline.co.za, will close at midnight on 4 April 2014. First 1000 21.1km & 10km pre-entries receive a quality togbag and sports water bottle.
You can also enter at Birchwood Hotel, Soweto Hotel (Cnr Union Ave and Main, Soweto), The Sweat Shop Bedfordview and The Sweat Shop Dunkeld.

Late entries available on race morning, from 5am – 6:30am (at no additional fee).

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Sungardens Hospice Charity Fun Run

Starting time: 7am.

Store entries at The Sweatshop, Irene.

Pre-entries, available on www.entrytime.com close 2 April 2014. Regsitration from 5:30am.

No dogs allowed.

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Special Olympics South Africa (SOSA) 5km fun walk/run

Unique Facts about Special Olympics
 HISTORY: Founded and accredited by Special Olympics, Int., in 1991
 Special Olympics South Africa has approximately 38,067 registered athletes and participants, 2470 coaches and 718 competitions.
 Special Olympics South Africa is the only organisation in South Africa that encourages a culture of social inclusion through Unified Sports by pairing Special Olympics athletes (individuals with intellectual disabilities) and partners (individuals without intellectual disabilities) on teams for training and competition.
 Special Olympics South Africa is a beneficiary of the Tekkie Tax campaign and will host their first official fun walk/run in order to raise funds for the campaign.

Unique Facts about Tekkie Tax
 Tekkie Tax 2013 exceeded all expectations by raising R2.4 million in their first year.
 More than 180 local welfare organisations benefited from the proceeds which were all distributed in November last year.
 The second Tekkie Tax campaign will take place on 30 May 2014
 There are 5 different kinds of stickers, each representing a beneficiary sector. People will be able to choose which of the 5 sectors they would like to support.

Starting time: 5:30pm.

Pre-enter by completing an entry form on www.specialolympicssouthafrica.org/sosa-fun-walkrun.html. Pre-entries close 2 May 2014. You can also enter on the day, from 3pm.

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Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series 4 of 4

The final of four races in this popular short course trail running series.

Whether a novice trail runner, or an experienced campaigner at the top of your game, the Spur Trail Series is your ticket to trail running adventure and rejuvenating running.
With a well-marked long and short course route at each event, there is something for everyone – from kids as young as 6 years to the grand masters.

Starting time: 7am.

Run 3 of the 4 long/short courses to compete in the Championship/Challenge and receive a medal. Or, you can take part in just one or two. Category prizes, spot prizes and series cash up for grabs.

ENTRIES OPENING ON WWW.TRAILSERIES.CO.ZA IN SEPTEMBER 2014.

IMPORTANT: Entries are limited and pre-entry online is advisable, as we may not take on the day entries if our capacity is reached. Online entries will close on the Thursday before the event, or when capacity has been reached.

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Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series_Pelindaba (3)

Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series_Pelindaba (2)

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Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series 3 of 4

The third of four races in this popular short course trail running series.

Whether a novice trail runner, or an experienced campaigner at the top of your game, the Spur Trail Series is your ticket to trail running adventure and rejuvenating running.
With a well-marked long and short course route at each event, there is something for everyone – from kids as young as 6 years to the grand masters.

Starting time: 7am.

Run 3 of the 4 long/short courses to compete in the Championship/Challenge and receive a medal. Or, you can take part in just one or two. Category prizes, spot prizes and series cash up for grabs.

ENTRIES OPENING ON WWW.TRAILSERIES.CO.ZA IN SEPTEMBER 2014.

IMPORTANT: Entries are limited and pre-entry online is advisable, as we may not take on the day entries if our capacity is reached. Online entries will close on the Thursday before the event, or when capacity has been reached.

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Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series_BSorah (4)

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Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series 2 of 4

The second of four races in this popular short course trail running series.

Whether a novice trail runner, or an experienced campaigner at the top of your game, the Spur Trail Series is your ticket to trail running adventure and rejuvenating running.
With a well-marked long and short course route at each event, there is something for everyone – from kids as young as 6 years to the grand masters.

Starting time: 7am.

Run 3 of the 4 long/short courses to compete in the Championship/Challenge and receive a medal. Or, you can take part in just one or two. Category prizes, spot prizes and series cash up for grabs.

ENTRIES OPENING ON WWW.TRAILSERIES.CO.ZA IN SEPTEMBER 2014.

IMPORTANT: Entries are limited and pre-entry online is advisable, as we may not take on the day entries if our capacity is reached. Online entries will close on the Thursday before the event, or when capacity has been reached.

Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series_Segwati (3)

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Spur Gauteng Summer Hennops XL

This is a stand-alone race and these race results do not form part of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series results.

Starting time: TBC.

ENTRIES OPENING ON WWW.TRAILSERIES.CO.ZA IN SEPTEMBER 2014.

IMPORTANT: Entries are limited and pre-entry online is advisable, as we may not take on the day entries if our capacity is reached.

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Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series 1 of 4

The first of four races in this popular short course trail running series.

Whether a novice trail runner, or an experienced campaigner at the top of your game, the Spur Trail Series is your ticket to trail running adventure and rejuvenating running.
With a well-marked long and short course route at each event, there is something for everyone – from kids as young as 6 years to the grand masters.

Starting time: 7am.

Run 3 of the 4 long/short courses to compete in the Championship/Challenge and receive a medal. Or, you can take part in just one or two. Category prizes, spot prizes and series cash up for grabs.

ENTRIES OPENING ON WWW.TRAILSERIES.CO.ZA IN SEPTEMBER 2014.

IMPORTANT: Entries are limited and pre-entry online is advisable, as we may not take on the day entries if our capacity is reached. Online entries will close on the Thursday before the event, or when capacity has been reached.

Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series_Hennops (2)

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The 69th Jackie Gibson Marathon & 2nd Alan Ferguson Half Marathon

Exciting new route in 2014!!

Unique Fact: This is the oldest race in Johannesburg. The Johannesburg Harriers Athletics Club will celebrate its 107th anniversary in 2014.

T-shirts will be awarded to the first 1 200 marathon finishers, and medals to all who finish before 11:30am.

Starting times: 42.2km: 6am; 21.1km: 6:30am; Fun Run/Walk: 7am

Pre-entries will be available at www.enteronline.co.za, will close on 26 March. You can collect your race numbers and enter at the start venue on 29 March, from 10am – 5pm and on race day, from 5am.

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The Salomon Moon Chaser Night Trail Run Series: Event #1

Starting times: 10km: 7:15pm; 5km: 7pm

Medals to all finishers. Great party vibe!

Pre-entries, available on www.moonchaser.co.za, close Tuesday 25 March. Limited to 700 entries. On the day entries limited to 100 entries.

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