Adventure Events

PwC George Claassen Memorial Road Race

21.1km Run & Walk • 10km Run & Walk • 5km Fun Run & Walk
21.1km & 10km Is Pre-Entry Only
Different Venue

Event Date: 31 Jan 2015
Province: Gauteng North
Venue: Pick ’n Pay Hyper, Faerie Glen
Online Start Date: 02 Dec 2014
Online End Date: 23 Jan 2015
Contact: Pete / Bert
Contact Number: 079 492 1116 / 082 922 6817

Distance & Entry Fee
21.1km Run / Walk R91.20
10km Run / Walk R68.40
Temporary License R36
5km Fun Run R36

Start Time
21.1km Walk 05:30
21.1km Run 06:00
10km Run 05:45
10km Walk 05:50
5km Fun Run 06:30

Race venue: Pick ’n Pay Hyper, Faerie Glen
Start /Finish: Pick ’n Pay Hyper, Faerie Glen corner Atterbury Road and Silikats Course Way
GPS Coordinates:
Latitude S 25.7841°
Longitude E 28.3051°


5km entries will be accepted on race day.
Online and selected sport shops.

General Information
• Moisture management shirts to first 500 online entries (to be collected on race day only)
• Race capped at 5000 participants
• Cut off time 09:00
• Prize giving 08:00
• Entries close 23rd January 2015
• Minimum age: 21.1km Run / Walk 16 years / 10km Run Walk 15 years / 5km Fun Run 8 years

• Gold medals to all category prize winners.
• Silver medals to next 100 finishers in 10km and 21.1km run.
• Silver medals to first 40 finishers in 10km and 21.1km walk.
• Bronze medals to rest of finishers within cut off times.

• Race results will be available on:
• Timekeeping: Chamberlain’s timekeeping.

• Valid 2015 temporary license number must be worn
• PwC George Claasen race number must be worn on front of vest
• Valid 2015 permanent license number must be worn on front and back of vest
• Walker/Wtags must be clearly visible on front and back of vest
• No ipods / walkmans / ear pieces allowed
• NB The race will be run in accordance with the rules of ASA and Athletics Gauteng North.
• All licensed participants must run in official club colours.
• Athletes competing for a category prize must wear official numerical age category ID tags on the front and back of their vests and category winners must submit proof of age if requested.
• No seconding will be allowed.
• Traffic officers and race marshals must be obeyed.
• Members of the Pretoria Marathon Club may not participate.
• Foreign athletes must observe IAAF Rule 4 paragraph 2.
• Participants must start on time for distances entered. Failure in doing so will lead to disqualification.
• Club gazebos must comply with safty and fire regulations.
• No animals allowed.
• Entries can not be refuned, cancelled, returned or exchanged on account of the weather beyond the control of the organisers.

Please contact the Race Office:
Pete van der Merwe • 079 492 1116 •
Bert van den Raad • 082 922 6817 •

Release and waiver
By entering, I declare that I agree to abide by the rules of the race and the rules of ASA. I am physically fit and sufficiently trained to participate in this event. I will participate at my own risk and hereby, for myself, my executors, heirs, administrators and assigns, indemnify against and release, and discharge the national and provincial bodies, sponsors, organisers, volunteer groups, medical personnel and local authorities from any action or claim of whatever nature caused by the negligence of them and/or out of my participation in this event, including pre- and post-race activities.

I hereby indemnify Pick&Pay /PwC /PMC  /race organisers or any sub-contractors for any loss /injury / damage that I may incur due to my participation in the PwC George Claasen Road Race.

Entry Info
Pre-entries at various sports stores close 23rd January 2015
The Sweat Shop Dunkeld West (011) 325 2567
The Sweat Shop Fourways Crossing (011) 467 5965
The Bedford Runner Bedfordview (011) 450 1847
The Randburg Runner Randburg (011) 888 9644

Pre-entries at various sports stores close 23rd January 2015
RUN-A-WAY SPORT 302 Freesia Street, Lynnwood (012) 361 3733
The Sweat Shop Southdowns Shopping Centre Irene (012) 665 0048
Running Inn Cnr Jan Shoba and Lynnwood (012) 362 7322


Last update on this event: 23/12/2014
Event added: 23/12/2014
General Event Details
Saturday, 31 January 2015
Gauteng Province, Pretoria
Map of Event Start