Central Athletics 10km Challenge & 5km Fun Run

The Central Athletics 10km challenge & 5km fun run , Celebrating Groote Schuur High School’s 60th Anniversary 2019

10km

Start Venue:  The race starts outside Newlands Cricket Stadium

Start Time: 07h00

Finish Venue: Groote Schuur High School

Prize Giving / Cut off time: 09h00

5km

Start Venue:  The race starts outside Newlands Cricket Stadium

Start Time: 07h30

Finish Venue: Groote Schuur High School

Prize Giving / Cut off time: 09h00

ASA & WPA

The race is run in accordance with the rules of ASA and WPA.

Detailed rules are available on www.wpa.org.za or on request from the organisers of the WPA office.

AGE LIMIT

Minimum age in the 10km is 14 years.

INDEMNITY

Participants in this event do so at their own risk and release and discharge the organisers, sponsors, provincial and national athletics bodies and all persons assisting in staging the event from any responsibility, liability or costs relating to any injury, loss or damage of whatever nature, however caused, arising directly or indirectly from their participation in the event.

LICENSED RUNNERS

Runners must obey traffic officers, race marshals and race officials at all times.

Licensed runners should run in club colours and a license valid for 2019 must be worn on the front and back of the vest or purchase a temporary license to be worn on the back of the vest. One race number (bib) will be issued. The race number must be worn on the front of the vest, partially covering the ASA license, so that the ASA licence sponsor remains visible.

No personal seconding permitted except at official refreshment stations.

TEMPORARY LICENSED RUNNERS

Temporary License holders when registering must complete and hand in the tear off strip from the number in order to be eligible to compete. Temporary licensed runners to wear plain clothing, no advertising. Temporary licensed runners must wear the race number on the front of their vest and the temporary license on the back.

10km senior Temporary license – R40

10km junior – R25

PERSONAL SECONDING

No personal seconding permitted except at official refreshment stations.

AGE CATEGORY PRIZES

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.

Temporary licensed participants are eligible for age category prizes provided they enter the relevant age group, wear the appropriate age tags and provide proof of age

To qualify for team prizes, athletes must wear full club colours and participate with a permanent license.

Age category tags must be worn (front and back) and visible for the entire race to be eligible for any age category prize.

RACE NUMBERS / RACE CARDS

Race cards need to be completed before race day, must be carried during the race and handed in once you have completed your race.

Runners must carry their entry cards for the duration of the race.

No swopping of  race cards as it is linked to your name and finishing time and may result in disqualification.

TOG BAGS

Tog bag facilities will be provided at own risk.

MUSIC PLAYERS

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.

RUN CLEAN

Do not litter. Dispose of sachets and cups responsibly by using the boxes provided or carrying them to the Finish. Report offenders to the referees.

TRAFFIC OFFICERS & MARSHALS

All traffic officers and marshals must be obeyed.

FOREIGN ATHLETES

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.

MEDALS

Medals to all finishers before the cut off of 09H00

PRIZE GIVING

Prize giving will take place at 09H00

CUT OFF

Cut off is at 09H00

WHEELCHAIR ATHLETES

Wheelchair athletes must please contact the organizers timeously to discuss arrangements for their participation.

HOW TO ENTER

ENTER ONLINE: At www.topevents.co.za. For enquiries, contact Top Events: 021 511 7130 or email: info@topevents.co.za. Closing date for online entries: Midnight 31st March 2019.

INSTORE ENTRIES: Instore entries will only be taken at Sportsman’s Warehouse Rondebosch and Tygervalley.
You will receive two till slips, one to be stapled onto your entry form and the other serves as your proof of entry.
Please bring this with you to number collection which will take place on race day. Closing date for in-store entries is 27 March 2019.

Entries will be accepted on race day from 04h45.

ENTRY FEES

  1. 10km Licensed Seniors – R70
  2. 10km Unlicensed Seniors (includes temp licence) – R110
  3. 10km Licensed Juniors 14-19 years – R50
  4. 10km Unlicensed Juniors 14-19 years (includes temp license) – R75
  5.  5km Fun Run – R30

A 14% service fee is charged when entering online.

Entry fees are non-refundable.

Subject to pre-entries and any participation limits imposed by the relevant authorities, limited entries may be available on race day for the Central Athletics 10km challenge and 5km Fun Run.

ENQUIRIES PLEASE CONTACT:
– Adnaan Mohamed on 083 427 4648 OR Nurjehan Perin on 082 304 7764
– Or email centralathleticsclub@gmail.com

Number collection for in-store and online entries will take place at Groote Schuur High School on Friday 5 April from 14h00 to 19h00 and on race day Sunday 7 April from 04h45 to 06h45.

Race cards need to be completed before race day and must be carried during the race and handed in once you have completed your race.

No race card, no result.

10km & 5km Start Point

The race starts outside Newlands Cricket Stadium.

10km prize money for male and female
1st2nd3rd
JuniorR500.00R300.00R200.00
OpenR2000.00R500.00R300.00
40-49R500.00R300.00R200.00
50-59R500.00R300.00R200.00
60-69R500.00R300.00R200.00
70+R500.00R300.00R200.00
Team (Open) Men & Women 4 x 200
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