Emalahleni City Marathon
Sat 24 Sep 2022, 06:00 @ Emalahleni, Mpumalanga


Organiser
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THUNGELA ATHLETICS CLUB

PRESENTS

 TO BE HELD ON

Saturday 24th September 2022


FOREIGN ATHLETES

All foreign athletes must comply with WA (World Athletics) rule 142 and 4.2. 

Foreign athletes must be able to produce a letter from their respective federation permitting them to participate on race day.


42.2km Emalahleni City Marathon.

This event has been approved as a qualifier for Comrades 2023.

Athletes for 42.2 km 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.

The Emalahleni City Marathon will be hosted under any required COVID-19 or other pandemic

 compliance procedures required on race day, to ensure that every person can enjoy a safe event.


The 42 km Marathon will be TWO LAP race with the START and FINISH  at the WITBANK HIGH SCHOOL Sports Fields.

The race start will see runners setting off at 06h00.

with a Gun Start for any position and prize money. 

This race will be a qualifier towards Comrades 2023 but the qualifier window dates have not yet been set and will only be set after this years race!

All qualifying races must be ASA technically compliant and meet the Comrades Marathon qualifying criteria. 

You must submit your provincially approved club name, license number and qualifying race details when you apply for registration once entries for Comrades 2023 open.

This race is being run as Gun Start, as the race is timed by a reputable timing company using an electronic timing system.

ENTRIES CLOSE MIDNIGHT ON 18th SEPTEMBER 2022

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21.1km Emalahleni City Half-Marathon

Athletes for 21.1km must be 16 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.

The Emalahleni City Marathon will be hosted under any required COVID-19 or other pandemic

 compliance procedures required on race day, to ensure that every person can enjoy a safe event.

The 21.1 km Half-Marathon race will START and FINISH  at the WITBANK HIGH SCHOOL Sports Fields.

The race start will see runners setting off at 06h00.

with a Gun Start for any position and prize money. 

ENTRIES CLOSE MIDNIGHT ON 18th SEPTEMBER 2022

MANUAL ENTRIES AT PICK-UP POINTS AND TIMES

10 km Emalahleni City Race.

Athletes for 10km must be 14 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.

The Emalahleni City 10km Race will be hosted under any required COVID-19 or other pandemic

 compliance procedures required on race day, to ensure that every person can enjoy a safe event.


The Emalahleni City 10km Race  race will START and FINISH  at the WITBANK HIGH SCHOOL Sports Fields.

The race start will see runners setting off at 06h30.

with a Gun Start for any position and prize money. 

All athletes will participate at their own risk.

ENTRIES CLOSE MIDNIGHT ON 18th SEPTEMBER 2022

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 4.9 km Emalahleni City FUN-RUN.

Athletes for 5km must be 9 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. 

The Emalahleni City FUN-RUN - will be hosted under any required  COVID-19 or other pandemic compliance 

procedures required on race day, to ensure that every person can enjoy a safe event.

The race start will see runners setting off with a GUN START at 06h30.

The Emalahleni City FUN-RUN  will  NOT be a timed race and 

will START and FINISH  at the WITBANK HIGH SCHOOL Sports Fields.:

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MEMORABILIA T-SHIRTS


Specially designed t-shirts will be available for this event.

Pictures of the t-shirt design are as pictured below !

The shirts will be sold on this site at R185.00 each.

Sizes range from XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL & 3XL.


Emalahleni City Race T-shirts.

Race T-Shirts are ONLY available for sale ! 

R185.00 each which includes a specific donation.  

Note the DESIGN is still in process and will be published here as soon as it becomes available.

Please purchase your shirt and register your size as per the sizing table below. 

Note that T-shirt sales are only available for a limited time! 



NO PRIZE GIVING EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE FINISH VENUE.

Prize money will be verified by Race Referees via the Protime electronic timing system, based on Gun to Finish Mat time. 

Prize money will be deposited into category winners bank accounts.



ALL ATHLETES

ADVERTISING RULES: APPLICABLE TO ALL EVENTS

The athlete grants their permission (in terms of Section 51 of the Electronic Communications Transactions Act 25 of 2002) to Emalahleni City Marathon Event and associated organizers to use their name, race information and photographs, video tapes, broadcasts and telecasts in which they may appear, free of charge. 

The Emalahleni City Marathon is compliant with The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPIA) and is committed to storing, using and processing participant data in a manner compliant with the guidelines prescribed by POPIA.

The athlete accepts that their personal information will remain confidential and hereby consent to same being shared with the parties involved in the organisation of the event for purposes of results, medical care and / or promotion of activities related to the event.


RACE PACK COLLECTION DATES.

MANUAL ENTRIES AT PICK-UP POINTS AND TIMES

Highveld Mall next to Sportsman Warehouse

(Mandela St Shop 1, Highveld Mall Value Centre, Zeekoewater, Emalahleni, 1035)

Wednesday, 21st September 2022 (12 pm to 7 pm)

Thursday, 22nd September 2022 (12 pm to 7 pm)

&

Witbank High School

Friday, 23rd September 2022 (11 am to 8 pm)


PLEASE NOTE.

NO RACEDAY COLLECTIONS. 

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ENTRIES CLOSE MIDNIGHT ON 18th SEPTEMBER 2022

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NO UPGRADES / DOWNGRADES OR SUBSTITUTIONS.

LIVE RACES.

The races will be run according to the rules of AMPU, ASA and WA (IAAF).  No seconding will be allowed.

All participants must adhere to any COVID regulations in place on race day.  

Athletes, entering for this event, and who use any medication to treat an illness or condition which falls under the Prohibited List, should complete a Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) form before entering for the event and obtain authorization from SAIDS to take the needed medicine or method.

Registered athletes must wear full club colours. You do not need to be a member of a registered club, any individual can enter and run as an unlicensed athlete. 

You will however need to purchase a temporary license. Temporary numbers must be worn on the back of the vest. 

Licensed athletes license-numbers must be worn on the front and back of the vest.  Official Race numbers must be worn on the front of the vest, below the top part of ASA.

Age category ID tags must be worn (back and front) by athletes competing for a category prize AND must be fixed on the vest (on all 4 corners). 

Walkers must have a fixed "W" on the vest to qualify  for any prizes.

Entry Includes : Electronic Tag on Race Number Bib, Bunch of 4 pins.


NO REFUND POLICY

Entry fees will not be refunded, returned, cancelled or exchanged on account of the weather, any pandemic cancellations

 or any unforeseen circumstances beyond the control of the event organizers.


ENTRIES CLOSE MIDNIGHT ON 18th SEPTEMBER 2022

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NO UPGRADES / DOWNGRADES OR SUBSTITUTIONS.

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ONLINE ENTRY ENQUIRIES AND SUPPORT.

https://help.entryninja.com/help

087 012 5044

(09h00 to 15h00 - MONDAY TO FRIDAY ONLY ! )

Emalahleni City Marathon

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Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp)
42.2km - Emalahleni City Marathon 42.2 km 06:00 R 320.00
21.1km - Emalahleni City Half-Marathon 21.1 km 06:00 R 220.00
10km - Emalahleni City 10km 10 km 06:30 R 100.00
4.9 km Emalahleni City FUN-RUN 4.9 km 06:30 R 60.00

Event location
Witbank High School, Emalahleni

Route information

Witbank High School is a public secondary school located at  Cnr. Woltemade Street & Beatty Avenue, Emalahleni 1035, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa.

Coordinates -25.88352, 29.22887
Address Cnr. Woltemade Street & Beatty Avenue, Emalahleni 1035, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa.
City Emalahleni
Province Mpumalanga