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RACE INFORMATION

Download Entry Form

Race date:

Entry fees:

Saturday, 23 August 2014

R385 per team (5 x adults) – Runners and Walkers
R190.00 per team (5 x scholars) – Runners and Walkers
R75.00 per individual – Runners and Walkers


Temporary licences:

Race capped at:

Closing date for entries:

R25.00 per licence (unlicensed individual entrants only)

20 000 participants

or 31 July 2014 (whichever comes first)

 

Entry forms:

Middelburg Info.JPG                                   Highveld Mall logo.jpg

Middelburg Info Centre Mall
Walter Sisulu Str
Middelburg 

Info Kiosk, Highveld Mall
Mandela Drive
eMalahleni

 

Middelburg Marathon Club
Lillian Ngoyi Street
Opposite Fire Station
Middleburg

Submit entry forms: Fax: 086 519 6997 E-mail:entry@gtr.co.za
                  

Hand delivery:

• Middelburg Information Centre, Walter Sisulu Str, Middelburg• Middelburg Marathon Club, Lillian Ngoyi St (opposite Fire Station)• Info Kiosk, Highveld Mall, Mandela Drive, eMalahleni• Sportsmans Warehouse, MandelaDrive, eMalahleni
• Info Kiosk, Highveld Mall, Mandela Drive, eMalahleni

Race Number Collection:

Runners and Walkers

Total distance:
Teams: 

28kms
5 Participants per team

Start Time:

08:05 Walkers
08:00 Runners 

Start venue: 

Witbank Station, eMalahleni

 

Finish venue:

Middelburg Municipal Offices
Walter Sisulu str
Middelburg 

 

 

Individual Walkers
Total distance:
Teams: 
Start Time: 
Start venue: 
Finish venue: 


15kms
5 Participants per team
08:00
2nd Changeover Point at Hermansdal
Middelburg Municipal Offices,
Walter Sisulu str,
Middelburg 

 

Important                No Baton = No Medals

Prize Giving
Prize giving will take place at the Middelburg Municipal Offices between 10:30 and 11:30 on race day.

Bus Transport
Free of charge!!

Busses to Changeover Points are available from 04:30 am to 06:30 am only!

NO EXCEPTIONS FOR LATE ARRIVALS – NO BUS, NO RACE!!

Busses depart from Finish venue in Middelburg and Start venue at Witbank Station to changeover points.
Bus transport returning to eMalahleni from 13:30

Road Closure
The R555 (old road) from Witbank to Middelburg will be closed to traffic from 05:45 – 13:30 on the morning of Saturday, 23 August 2014.

NO VEHICLES WILL BE ALLOWED ON THE RACE ROUTE WITHOUT A PERMIT.
Please make use of the busses provided to transport your athletes to their various changeover points.

Route

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Download Route as PDF

 

ROTARY GREATEST TRAIN RACE DISCLAIMER:

Participation in the Rotary Greatest Train Race is done voluntarily and entirely at the risk of each and every participant. The Rotary Greatest Train Race, the Rotary Clubs of Middelburg, Middelburg Cycad and Witbank, the Middelburg Marathon Club, the Organisers of the event, the Sponsors, Volunteer Groups/Individuals, medical and/or emergency personnel will not be responsible and/or liable for any loss or damage, however caused from participation in the Rotary Greatest Train Race, including pre-race and post race activities.


CONTACT US
Rotary Greatest Train Race Administration Office

Tel:         08611 TRAIN (87246)            
Fax:        013 243 1923 / 086 519 6997 
E-Mail:    admin@gtr.co.za

 







 

Elsabe Dawson 
Max Kohler
Loma van der Walt

Administrator:                     
Race Convenor:                 
Media & Marketing:  

 

 

 

 

 

   
   
 
Elsabe Dawson 086 118 7246 admin@gtr.co.za Media : Monica Joao 083 633 3459 monicajoao76@gmail.com
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