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18 May

RULES

  • The wearing of the club clothes is not mandatory
  • Only the event race number will be worn on the front of the vest
  • Immediate disqualification if a runner tampers with the route markings
  • Immediate disqualification if a runner is caught littering
  • Immediate disqualification if a runner damages the trail or any vegetation
  • Minimum age for 9.5km is 14 years AND 19.5km is 16 years
  • NO SUBSTITUTIONS WILL BE ALLOWED. NO REFUNDS
  • Start chutes close strictly at 07:30 on race day for compulsory race briefing. Arrivals after this time will not be allowed to start.
  • MEDALS TO ALL FINISHERS

GENERAL

  • Start & Finish at NG Church grounds, De Rust
  • Cut-off times : 19.5km is 4 hours & 9.5km is 3hours
  • First aid available on most of the route and at the finish
  • Ablution facilities will be available at start & finish
  • Enter online at www.meiringspoortchallenge.co.za . Pre entries close as soon as entry cap is reached or on 12 May 2024 whichever occurs first.
  • Late and Race day entries, if available, will attract a R50 premium
  • Race results available at www.aswd.co.za/results and at www.meiringspoortchallenge.co.za
  • Donations in aid of the “Eljada Kairos Skool”, Oudtshoorn can be made, voluntarily, along with entry fees.

REGISTRATION

  • This is a pre-entry event
  • The collection of the race number bib will take place on Friday, 17 May 2024 from 17h00 – 19h00 and Saturday, 18 May 2024 from 06:00 – 07:30 at Church Hall.

PRIZE GIVING

Equal prize money for male and female athletes

 RACE TIMING

Manual timing.

ENQUIRIES

  • General : Pieter Schoeman 082 377 0547 / hello@meiringspoortchallenge.co.za
  • Secretary: Leanne Schoeman – 082 953 0019/ entries@meiringspoortchallenge.co.za 
  • Accommodation : http://meiringspoortchallenge.co.za/news/accommodation/

 

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RULES The wearing of the club clothes is not mandatory Only the event race number will be worn on the front of the vest Immediate disqualification if a runner tampers with the route markings Immediate disqualification if a runner is caught littering Immediate disqualification if a runner damages the trail or any vegetation Minimum age
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About Us

 

ASWD is a sporting organization with no political or social alignment to any body, or organization in the Republic of South Africa. ASWD is the sole organization administering and controlling athletics in the South Western Districts Area.

Contact Info

 

Use the following information to get in touch with us at Athletics SWD for any questions or queries

+27 (44) 873 0023
admin@aswd.co.za
98 Meade Street, George, 6530

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