Modern Athlete Magazine Issue 127, February 2020 - Page 51

RACE CALENDAR NAMIBIA Saturday 2 February Captain’s Run 30km & 15km, Auas Hills, Kupferberg Road, Windhoek, 5:30am, Charles +264 (0)81 124 9471 Saturday 7 March Joseph & Snyman Half Marathon, 10km & 5km, DTS Club, Esther Brand Street, Olympia, Time TBC, Charles +264 (0)81 124 9471 Rock & Run 10km & 5km, Trustco United Sports Grounds, Frankie Fredericks Drive, Windhoek, 5pm, Contact: robert@iway.na ORIENTEERING Discovery Surfers Challenge, Border, 15 February Wednesday 26 February Hoogenhout Nite 10km & 4.9km, Hoërskool Hoogenhout Stadium, Wicht Street, Bethal, 7pm, Marieke Schoeman 082 497 6607 Saturday 29 February Uniwisp Fast 5 in-1 50km, Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km & 5km, Sabie/ Lydenburg Road, to Mbombela Stadium, Bafana Road, Mataffin, Nelspruit/Mbombela, 6am & 6:30am, Stephnie Botha 060 852 0340, www.uniwispmarathon.co.za Friday 28 February – Saturday 29 Febraury Highveld Trail Run, Fri 6:15pm: 10km & 6km, Sat 7am: 24km & 12km, Acorn Guest Farm, Carolina District, Christelle Combrink 083 631 2758, www.tickets.tixsa.co.za Wednesday 4 March Spur Benfleur Night 10km & 4.9km, Benfleur Spur, Benfleur, Emalahleni, 7pm, Paul Bester 082 966 7767 Saturday 7 March PWC Kosmos 3-in-1 Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km & 4.5km Lake Umuzi Waterfront, Kiewiet Street, Secunda, 6am, Race Office 076 285 8581, www.kosmos3in1.co.za Buffalo Gorge Trail Series 18km, 10km, 6.5km & 2.5km, Buffalo Gorge Eco Adventure Centre, Buffelskloof Farm, Middelburg, 7:30am, Ryk Diepraam 083 528 9586, www.buffalogorge.co.za Saturday 14 March Elkana Pay Per Kay 12-hour Circuit Race, Elkana Educational Centre, 2 Aasvoel Street, Reyno Ridge, Witbank/ eMalaheni, 6am, Abie Smit 072 573 2501 Bateleur Estate Memorial Half Marathon, 10km & 4km, Bateleur Estate, The Rest Road, Mbombela, 6:30am, Race Office 083 335 3846 Highland Gate Trail Run 17km, 11km & 6km, Highland Gate Golf & Trout Estate, Dullstroom, 7:30am, 7:45am & 8am, Debbie Agenbag 083 294 5260, www.wildtrail.co.za Saturday 14 March Lydenburg Heritage Duathlon 10km Trail Run, Gustav Kingbiel Nature Reserve, Lydenburg, 8am, Race Organiser 078 384 0330, www.runtrail.co.za NORTH WEST CENTRAL NORTH WEST Sunday 16 February Arum Klerksdorp Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km & 5km, Wesvalia High School, Readman Street, Wilkoppies, Klerksdorp, 5:30am, Marius van Heerden 082 487 7290 Wednesday 19 February Doringkruin Night Race 10km, 5km & 2.5km, Doringkruin Ned Herv Church, Boekenhout Road, Klerksdorp, 6:30pm, Carel van Zyl 071 877 6608 NORTH WEST NORTH Saturday 7 March Diamond Marathon, Half Marathon & 10km, St Patrick CBC Sports Field, Henderson Street, Kimberley, 6am, David Janse van Vuuren 083 443 8198 NORTH WEST CAPE Saturday 14 March John Nugent Memorial Marathon, Half Marathon & 10km, Desert Palace Hotel & Casino, Olifantshoek Road, Upington, 5:30am, Russel Nugent 082 302 5512, www.onlineentry.co.za NEIGHBOURING COUNTRIES LESOTHO Saturday 29 February – Sunday 1 March The 3222 Challenge Trail Run, Main 36km & 15km, Midi 10km & 15km & Mini 10km & 5km, Afriski Mountain Resort, Lesotho, 7am, Shane Gouldie 082 332 9552, www.entrytime.com Monday 17 February Gauteng Schools Sprint League #3, Heronbridge College, on R114 near Fourways, Johannesburg, Gauteng, Time TBC, Karen Chambers 083 474 9463 Sunday 23 February Gauteng Urban Series #3, The Campus, Main Road, Bryanston, Sandton, Gauteng, Time TBC, ROC: Nick Cooper 074 188 9250 Monday 24 February Gauteng Schools Sprint League #4, Delta Park, Craighall Road, Randburg, Gauteng, Time TBC, Karen Chambers 083 474 9463 Sunday 1 March Gauteng Urban Series #4, Pretoria Botanical Gardens, Cussonia Avenue, Brummeria, Pretoria, Gauteng, Time TBC, ROC: Nick Cooper 074 188 9250 Monday 2 March Gauteng Schools Sprint League #5, Brescia House School, Sloane Street, Bryanston, Sandton, Gauteng, Time TBC, Karen Chambers 083 474 9463 Saturday 7 March Gauteng Urban Series #5, Eagle Canyon Golf Estate, Eagle Canyon Boulevard, Roodepoort, Gauteng, Time TBC, RACO: Paul Wimberley 082 550 7793 Saturday 14 March Om Die Dam Ultra 50km & Half Marathon, Hartbeespoort Holiday Resort, Old Rustenburg Road, Hartbeespoort, Brits, 6am, Race Office 087 765 2167, www.omdiedamultra.co.za NORTHERN CAPE GRIQUALAND WEST Saturday 22 February Pirates Groot Gat Marathon, Half Marathon & 10km, Kimberley Pirates Marathon Club, New Park, Kimberley, 6am, Douw Kruger 072 279 9077, www.webtickets.co.za Uniwisp Fast 5 in-1, Mpumalanga, 29 February 51