02:26 PM, 23 February 2018


Century City Express 2018 with Discovery Vitality

03 March, Saturday

10km, Running, Century City, Top Events


General Information

ONLINE ENTRIES (CLOSING DATE: 25TH FEBRUARY 2018)

Enter online at www.discovery.co.za/vitality/runseries. Should you have any enquiries about entering online, please contact Top Events on (021) 511 7130 or email info@topevents.co.za. Closing date for online entries and payment is midnight on Sunday 25TH FEBRUARY 2018.

FAX ENTRIES (CLOSING DATE: 18TH FEBRUARY 2018)

Complete your entry form and fax it along with your deposit slip to (021) 510 7230. Closing date for fax entries is Sunday 18TH FEBRUARY 2018

IN-STORE ENTRIES (CLOSING DATE: 18TH FEBRUARY 2018)

Hand deliver your entry form and cash to a cashier in any of the Sportsmans Warehouse stores marked below. You will receive two till slips, one to be stapled onto you entry form and the other serves to proof of your entry. Please bring this with you to number collection.

Closing date for in-store entries is Sunday 18TH FEBRUARY 2018.

You can enter at the following Sportsmans Warehouse stores in the Western Cape: Canal Walk; Rondebosch; Tyger Valley

PLEASE NOTE THE IDEMNITY SECTION NEEDS TO BE SIGNED IN ORDER FOR YOUR ENTRY TO BE PROCESSED.

ENTRY FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND WILL BE DONATED TO CHARITY.

NO ENTRIES WILL BE TAKEN AT NUMBER COLLECTION AND ON RACE DAY.

CONFIRMATION OF ENTRY

  1. Fax and online entries will receive a confirmation email (if an email address is provided by you)
  2. Prior to number collection you will receive an SMS indicating your race number and number collection venue you selected on your entry form.
  3. Please bring proof of payment of your entry, email confirmation or SMS confirmation with you to the number collection on Friday 2nd March 2018

 

NUMBER COLLECTION

  1. NUMBER COLLECTION IS COMPULSORY FOR ALL ENTRANTS!

THERE WILL BE NO NUMBER COLLECTION ON RACE DAY.

  1. Number collection for fax, in-store and online entries will take place on the FRIDAY 2ND MARCH 2018 from 10H00 – 18H00 & at the following venues:
  • Sportsmans Warehouse Rondebosch
  • Sportsmans Warehouse Tygervalley
  • Sportsmans Warehouse Canal Walk
  1. NO upgrades, downgrades and substitution will be allowed at number collection or after the closing date 18th February 2018.

TIMING

Both the 10km and 5km will be chip timed.

Disposable timing chip: One disposable timing chip will be placed on the front of your number and foam will be placed on the back of the number to protect the chip.

PLEASE DO NOT REMOVE THESE. IF YOU DO YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE AN OFFICIAL TIME.

The strip is to prevent water and body fluids from affecting the chip signal.

Please do not bend or fold your race number for this could affect the antennae and also the signal capability of the chip.

For all result queries please visit www.topevents.co.za or call 0215117130 or email timing@topevents.co.za

START TIMES:

  1. 10km –7:00am
  2. 5km – 7:15am
  3. Cut off time for all events will be 09:00


PRIZE GIVING & PRIZE MONIES:

  1. Prize giving will take place at Central Park where category winners will receive their prizes followed by the lucky draws.
  2. *Juniors must be under the age of 20 as at the 31st December 2018.
  3. Participants must be present with their race number to claim prizes in the lucky draw.

R5 all day parking at Century City

Number Collection Points

NUMBER COLLECTION

NUMBER COLLECTION IS COMPULSORY FOR ALL ENTRANTS!

THERE WILL BE NO NUMBER COLLECTION ON RACE DAY.

Number collection for fax, in-store and online entries will take place on the FRIDAY 2ND MARCH 2018 from 10H00 – 18H00 & at the following venues:

  • Sportsmans Warehouse Rondebosch
  • Sportsmans Warehouse Tygervalley
  • Sportsmans Warehouse Canal Walk

NO upgrades, downgrades and substitution will be allowed at number collection or after the closing date 18th February 2018.

Sportsmans Warehouse - Canal Walk   Show details

Contact number:

Shop 451, Canal Walk Shopping Centre, Cape Town, Century City, Milnerton, 7441, Cape Town, South Africa

GPS Co-ordinates: -33.892700, 18.513683


Sportsmans Warehouse - Rondebosch   Show details

Contact number:

34 Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa

GPS Co-ordinates: -33.955583, 18.491517


Sportsmans Warehouse - Tygervalley   Show details

Contact number:

1 Bill Bezuidenhout Avenue, Tyger Valley, 7530, Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa

GPS Co-ordinates: -33.877183, 18.633500


Prize Money

Category 1st 2nd 3rd
Open R10 000 R1500 R1000
14-19 R400 Gift Voucher Gift Voucher
40-49 R1200 R800 R600
50-59 R1000 R600 R400
60-69 R600 Gift Voucher Gift Voucher
70+ R500 Gift Voucher Gift Voucher

Rules

  1. The Century City 10km Express is run in accordance with the rules of ASA and WPA.
  2. The Century City 10km Express 10km are open to all licenced and non-licenced runners of 14 years and older for the 10km.
  3. Licenced runners should wear club colours. Official event race number to be worn on the front. Registered athletes must wear their ASA licences on the front and back of their vest. The race number must be worn on the front of the vest, partially covering the ASA licence, so that the ASA licence sponsor remains visible. Temporary licenced runners must wear the race number on the front of their vest and the temporary licence on the back.
  4. Temporary licences are available at R35 for the 10km Senior and R20 for 10km Junior events.
  5. Temporary licenced participants are eligible for age category prizes provided they enter the relevant age group, wear the appropriate age tags and provide proof of age. Age category tags will be available for purchase at number collection.
  6. Temporary licences will be available at registration. When registering, participants must complete and hand in the tear-off strip from the number in order to be eligible to compete.
  7. Personal seconding is not permitted except at official refreshment stations. Private vehicles are requested not to follow the athletes on the route.
  8. In addition to overall (Open) prizes, participants will only be eligible for an age category prize in the age category they enter. Corresponding numerical age category tags must be worn on the front and back of their club vest. Participants may enter the age category corresponding to their chronological age or any younger category down to senior.
  9. Proof of age is required for category prizes.
  10. Club colours must be worn to qualify for team prizes.
  11. Juniors (born from 1999 onwards) wearing a junior or a senior licence must wear an age category tag to qualify for age group prizes. Juniors will count towards the Open team prizes.
  12. No swopping of race numbers as the race number is linked to your name and finishing time and may result in your disqualification.
  13. Each race distance has a different race number range and colour with your data captured electronically. Do not transfer between races without notifying the race organisers.
  14. All traffic officers and marshals must be obeyed.
  15. The race organisers reserve the right to accept or reject any entry.
  16. Foreign athletes must comply with IAAF rule 4.2 and all relevant race and domestic rules. The athletes must be able to produce the letter from his/her federation permitting participation on race day.
  17. The entry fee is non-refundable.
  18. Kilometre markers will be placed at each kilometre mark.
  19. Refreshment stations will be situated approximately every 3km along the route.
  20. Medals will be handed to all finishers.
  21. There will be tog bag facilities at the start for all events. All bags will be delivered to the finish area. Bags dropped off at runners’ own risk.
  22. Toilets will be available at the start and finish.
  23. Prize giving will take place at Central Park
  24. Results will be available at www.topevents.co.za and www.discovery.co.za/vitality/runseries.
  25. For safety reasons the use of personal music players with headphones is not allowed. Use of such device in contravention of IAAF rule 144.3b may result in disqualification.
  26. Wheelchair participants must please contact the organisers timeously to make arrangements for their participation.
  27. Do not litter. Dispose of sachets and cups responsibly by using the boxes provided or carrying to the finish. Detailed rules are available on www.wpa.org.za or on request from the organisers or the WPA office.
    28. By entering the Century City Express which forms part of the Discovery Vitality Run Series, you agree to share

relevant personal information with Discovery Vitality.

For more enquires about the race please contact:

For more information about your online entry contact Top Events on 021 511 7130 or email info@topevents.co.za

Event Details

Date: 03 March, Saturday
Start Time: 7:00am
Entry Closing Date: 25 February, Sunday
Category: Running
Province: Western Cape
Distance: 10km
Start Venue: Century Park, Century City
Finish Venue: Century Park, Century City

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