More chances to enter the Soweto Marathon

More opportunities are available for runners and anyone interested in taking part at this wonderful event to get entry forms and enter this year.

For the first time ever, entries will be taken at the Soweto Festival in Nasrec from 23 – 25 September. Visitors at the festival should look out for the Athletics South Africa exhibition stand to get more information about the history and the routes of the Soweto Marathon and to get an entry form.

Entry forms are also available at The Sweatshop Dunkheld, The Sweatshop Irene, Beford Runner in Bedfordview, Run-a-way sport Lynwood, Randburg Runner, Running Inn, Sportsmans Warehouse the Glen and the Orlando Community Hall. Online entry forms are available on www.athletics.org.za or www.enteronline.co.za.

Everybody entering the Soweto Marathon before the closing date will receive a T-shirt and goodie bag at the following number collection venues. This includes Pilditch Stadium in Tshwane (31 October and 1 November), ASA offices in Houghton Estate (2 and 3 November) and at the MTN Expo Centre situated in Nasrec (4 and 5 November).

No T-shirts, goodie bags or race numbers will be given out at sport shops as it will only be available upon registration.

Entry fees are R110 for the 42.2km and R70 for the 10km race/walk, professional walk and the 10km wheelchair race. Those entering the 5km fun run will pay R10. There are no pre entries for the fun run as entries will open on race day only.
Penalty fees will be applicable for all late entries and entries after the cut-off date will not receive a T-shirt and goodie bag. Entries close on 21 October 2011.

Athletics South Africa (ASA) will also be taking entries at various races in September and October. See list below to find a race closest to you and look out for the ASA gazebo on race day to get your entry form.

11 sept – Citizen Gerald Fox Memorial – Jhb zoo
18 sept – City to city marathon – Tshwane-Jhb
2 Oct – Roy Brown Memorial – Krugersdorp
9 Oct – Spar Ladies Race – Old Parktonians
16 Oct – Brotherhood 15km – South gate mall
23 oct – Carnival road runners – Carnival City Brakpan
30 oct – Sportsmans warehouse – East rand value mall
30 Oct – 21/10/street mile – UJ Soweto

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9 Responses to More chances to enter the Soweto Marathon

  1. M F Kgaphola 24 August 2012 at 1:59 am #

    I always love this event.

    I dont want to miss it.

    Kgaps

    • siamisang 2 October 2012 at 6:32 pm #

      pls i would lyk to enter send me a reg form

  2. ratoo 8 October 2012 at 8:37 am #

    where can i get forms?

  3. Tats 16 October 2012 at 9:41 pm #

    Forms pls

  4. Dorcas Ramotlou 16 October 2012 at 10:16 pm #

    I can miss them all but not soweto,my fav!(Dorcas Ramotlou)

  5. Dorcas Ramotlou 16 October 2012 at 10:22 pm #

    I’ll miss them all but not soweto!i like it

  6. phukuntsi hlabahlaba 19 October 2012 at 3:25 pm #

    i will like to register in line.

    • audrey mayaba 22 October 2012 at 2:41 pm #

      i like to register online

  7. Bongi 30 October 2012 at 11:37 am #

    anyone whose not going to Soweto Marathon and registered 42.2km please give me your race number i will pay you please contact me on 0781814589

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