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Foskor 21 Half Marathon And 10km Development Race

Entry for 10km: Will ONLY be done at the Start from 08h00 to 10h45 as 10km Start at 11h00

Event Date: 17th Sep 2016
Province: Limpopo Province
Online Entry Start Date: 19th Jun 2016
Online Entry End Date: 06th Sep 2016
Contact: Molatelo Rankweteke / Foskor Communication Desk
Contact Number: 084 552 4323 / 015 789 2176 / commsdesk@foskor.co.za

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Distance & Entry Fee
Pre Entries (Closing 06 Sep 2016):
21.1km Runners - R 60,00
21.1km Walkers - R 60,00

Venue:
Foskor Community Center, Calvin Ngobeni Street, Namakgale, Phalaborwa
GPS: 23°56'34.1"S 31°02'18.1"E -23.942820, 31.038354

Start Time:
21.1km: Runners / Walkers: 14h00
10km: 11h00

Late-entry:
At the start from 08h00 to 13h00 and entry fee is R80 for 21.1km.

Entry For 10km:
Will Only Be Done At The Start From 08h00 To 10h45 As 10km Start At 11h00

Prize And Giveaways:
For 10km:
Medals to all finishers
For 21.1km:
T-shirts: To the first 750 pre-entry.
Medals: To finishers under 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Total Prize Purse R207200.00
All Prize Winners Must Ensure That They Have Proof Of Banking Details Together With ID Document / Passport.

Please Note: No Prize Money For Walkers.

Course Record:
Men: Ezael Thlobo
Time: 01:01:55
Year: 1997
Women: Elena Meyer.
Time: 01:12:19
Year: 1999

R21,100.00 to the athlete who breaks the course record for men and women.
Prizes will be deposited into the winner’s bank account within 2 weeks of the race.

General:
Race numbers will be available on race day at Foskor Community Center in Namakgale, Phalaborwa.
Late Entries (on the day) are possible from
Fast circle route, 400 meters above sea level.
Refreshments and water points at every 3 km intervals.
Temporary licences will be available on the day at cost of R30.00 each.
Closing date for pre-entries is 06 September 2016
Only the first 750 pre-entries for the F21 will receive a T-shirts.
Safe Parking.
Food and refreshments on sale.
Toilets and showers are available.
Tog bag facilities available.
Cut off time for race is 16h30.
Medals will only be issued to half marathon finishers in the given time.
Walkers will start at 13h00 and runners at 14h00.

Route Information
Circular route.
As the race start at 14h00 there are thousands of spectators along the route.
The race start in Namakgale township, the first 4 kilometers is ran on the streets of Namakgale, then just after 4th kilometre, you will turn right to join R71 which is the main road used to the town of Phalaborwa and Kruger National Park.
On R71 you will pass the roads turning to Majeje villages and Lulekani Township.
You will be on R71 for 6km then turn right (Kruger National Park is less than 15km from here) on R40 towards Mica/Hoedspruit.  R40 will be the quietest of the whole race as it is just farms and open area along the route.
You will run up to 16km on R40 till you turn right again back to Namakgale.
On this road you will pass Makhushane village before re-entering Namakgale.

General Information
Rules:
Permanent or temporary licence numbers must be worn on the back of the vest and race numbers on the front.
Athletes do not need to belong to a club to participate, but must purchase a temporary licence.
Obey all Marshalls and traffic officers.
Runners MUST be 16 years or older on race day.
All participants must present their ID document at registration.
All foreign athletes to present their passport at registration.
All athletes who have not reached the 15km mark by 16h00 will be transported back to the field.
All prize winners will be subjected to a doping test; failure to avail yourself is a serious offence.
Prize money will only be paid after doping results are received. (Around 3 weeks after race).
Athletes who won prize money must present their banking details and ID document.
No registration and collection of prizes on behalf of fellow athletes will be allowed.
No refunds will be entertained.
No prize money will be paid on the day of the marathon.
Prize money for breaking the course record will only be paid after re-measuring of the course.
Foreign athletes will be subjected to 15 % tax on the prize money (SARS and ASA instructions).
The race is run under the rules of IAAF, ASA and Limpopo Athletics.
All foreign athletes must comply with IAAF Rule 142.2 and Rule 4.2 with regard to permission from his/her country of origin to participate outside the country. Written proof of such permission must be provided on race day, should he/she be eligible for any prize money.
The use of video or cassette recorders, radios, CD, radio transmitters, mobile phone or similar devices is not allowed (underline).
The use of any technology or appliance that provide the user with an advantage which he would not have obtained using the equipment is not permissible.

Enquiries
084 552 4323 / 015 789 2176
commsdesk@foskor.co.za
Last update on this event: 05/09/2016
Event added: 05/09/2016
General Event Details
DATE:
Saturday, 17 September 2016
EVENT TYPE:
PROVINCE / AREA:
Limpopo Province, Phalaborwa
Map of Event Start