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GreaterEdendaleRace

The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) will celebrate an exciting day of community road-running come Sunday, 12 November 2017 as it hosts its annual 10km Greater Edendale Race. The event is one of the CMA’s most significant CSI initiatives, which is hosted in conjunction with the Msunduzi Municipality, the uMsunduzi Pietermaritzburg Tourism Association (MPTA) and supported by media partner, Edendale Eyethu.

The events start and finishes at the FNB Wadley Stadium in Georgetown Edendale. The race starts at 07h30 with entry fees as follows:

  • 10km: R40.00 for licensed runners
  • 10km: R55.00 for unlicensed runners includes temporary licence

The cut-off time is 2 hours and 30 minutes. Entrants must be 14 years or older.

Entries are currently being taken at Comrades Marathon House – 18 Connaught Road in Scottsville between 09h00 and 16h00, Monday to Friday, until Thursday 9 November 2017. Entries will also be taken on race day at the FNB Wadley Stadium from 05h00 to 07h00.

Prize money is as follows:

10 KM RACE

OPEN

MALE & FEMALE

Position 1               R 3000

Position 2               R 2000    

Position 3               R 1200

Position 4             R 1000

Position 5               R 75

 CATEGORIES

JUNIOR AGE 15-19

MALE & FEMALE

Position 1               R 300

Position 2               R 200

Position 3               R 150

AGE 35-39

Position 1               R 150

Position 2                R 100

Position 3                 R 75

AGE 40-49

Position 1               R 150

Position 2               R 100

Position 3                 R 75

AGE 50-59

Position 1               R 150

Position 2               R 100

Position 3             R 75

AGE 60+

Position 1               R 150

Position 2               R 100

Position 3               R 75

WALKERS

OPEN

MALE & FEMALE

Position 1               R 350

Position 2               R 250    

Position 3               R 150

T-shirts will be awarded to the first 600 finishers while all finishers will receive a medal. Lucky draw prizes are also up for grabs.

For more information, kindly contact Nonkululeko Mdlalose on 033 897 8650 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

QUADRUPLE GREEN LEGENDS