Sat 22 Jan 2022 @ Volksrust, Mpumalanga

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VOLKSRUST MARATHON 42km, 32km, 21.1km, 10km race 

DATE : Saturday 22 January 2022 

TIME : Starts 6:00 for Runners and Walkers Cut off 12:00 


ROUTE : Out and back, undulating course, tarred road, water points every 2km. 42.2km race will include 5km gravel road 

Pre – entry only! 

Entries Close on Thursday 20 January 2022!!! 


Comrades Qualifier / Walkers welcome as long as they finish at 12:00 

NO Prize giving DUE TO COVID REGULATIONS. Prize money will be given as you finish 

Runners- Gold medals to the first 5 men and ladies in each race. Silver medals to position 6-15 and bronze medals to all finishers within 5 hours cut-off. Prize money to the first 3 male and female finishers. NO Category Prizes 

Refreshments: School tuck shop will be open 

Volksrust Race entry fees                                                                           Volksrust Race Prize Money – Runners only 

Distance                           Starting Time:              Entry fee                       Men and Ladies       42.2km       32km         21.2km    10km 

42.2km                             06:00                           R200-00                            1st                           R1000-00   R600-00   R550-00    R500-00 

32.0km                             06:00                           R150-00                            2nd                          R800-00     R500-00   R450-00    R400-00 

21.1km                             06:00                           R120-00                            3rd                           R600-00     R400-00   R350-00    R300-00 

10.0km                             06:00                           R 60-00 

Temporary Licenses: R40-00 / Grand Masters (60+) : Free 

If the race is cancelled due to Covid, your entry will be moved to 2023. There will be no refunds.


Obey all Traffic Officials and Race Marshals. 

The race will be run according to the rules of ASA, IAAF & AMPU House rules. 

No seconding will be allowed. No pacing of any kind. 

Ages: Athletes for 10km must be 14 years or older on the day of the race. 

          Athletes for 21.1km must be 16 years or older on the day of the race 

          Athletes for 42.2km must be 20 years or older on the day of the race 

Proof of age (ID) to be produced upon request on day of race.  

All athletes will participate at their own risk. 

Registered athletes must wear full club colours. 

2021/ 2022 license numbers on the front and back of the vest. 

Temporary license at the front on the vest. 

Remember to complete the Temporary license tear off slip immediately and hand it back to the organizer. 

Age category ID tags must be clearly displayed for the duration of the event (back and front) by athletes competing for a category prize AND must be fixed on all 4 corners and not be covered by rain jacket or any shirt. 

Asa license numbers must not be covered with any paper race numbers /race bib. 

This is a close competition for runners, walkers with a fix “W” welcome. 

Any Foreign athlete must have a conformation letter or permit form their Sport federation required under IAAF Rule 4 from taking part in the event. 

No littering, please make use of waste boxes on the route – RUN CLEAN All participates must take note that photographs might be taken at the event and placed on social media. 

12% Levy of entry fee must be paid over to Athletics Mpumalanga by race organizer. 

The use of earphones during the race will lead to disqualification 

For more information: 

Jopie Jordan:083 760 2629 | Reiner Stucky :082 735 1104 | Linda Duvenage:083 733 4621 | Siyabonga Msimango :073 481 8528 | Sanet Thysse :034 328 1013

Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Price (pp)
42.2km 42.2 km R 200.00
32km 32 km R 150.00
21.1km 21.1 km R 120.00
10km 10 km R 60.00
42.2km (Over 60 years of age) 42.2 km Free
32km (Over 60 years old) 32 km Free
21.1km (Over 60 years old) 21.1 km Free
10km (Over 60 years old) 10 km Free

Event location

Coordinates -27.3650477, 29.8734171
Address Hoërskool Volksrust, Adelaide Tambo Street, Volksrust, South Africa
City Volksrust
Province Mpumalanga

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