Vlakte Marathon 2018

24 November 2018
Witsand
Witsand
Morning Race


Vlakte Marathon

Annual Vlakte Marathon organized by Langeberg Athletics Club on 24 November 2018
Brought to you by Boshoff Visser

NOTE this is a one way race. The start and end venues differ.

This event is held under the rules and regulations of ASA and Athletics SWD

Entries Information

  • Online Entries @ entrytickets.net
  • Close Monday 19 November @ 23h30.
  • All Late Entries: will be accepted at a R20 premium to advertised rates
  • LATE ENTRIES:
    • Friday 24 Nov 2018
      • Heidelberg High School Sports Ground between 17:00 - 20:00
    • Saturday, 25 Nov 2018
      • 04h00 - 04h45 42.2km at the Heidelberg Sports ground
      • 05h00 - 05h45 21.1km at Zoutpan (start of the half marathon)
      • 06h00 - 06h45 10.4km Vondeling Primary School (Start of 10.4 km)
      • 07h00 - 07h45 Fun Run at Green Shed 2 km on the R323

Marathon

Date
Start Time
Distance
Race Type
Licenced Athlete
Unlicenced Athlete
Date: Sat 24 Nov
Start Time: 05:00
Distance: 42.2km
Race Type: Run
Licenced Athlete: R 110
Unlicenced Athlete: R 145

42.2km

R

  • Minimum age 20y
  • Start at Heidelberg High School
  • Minimum age 20y
  • Start at Heidelberg High School

Half-Marathon

Date
Start Time
Cut-off Time
Distance
Race Type
Licenced Athlete
Unlicenced Athlete
Date: Sat 24 Nov
Start Time: 06:00
Cut-off Time: 10:30
Distance: 21.1km
Race Type: Run
Licenced Athlete: R 90
Unlicenced Athlete: R 125

21.1km

R

  • Minimum Age 16y
  • Start at Soutpan Farm Witsand
  • Minimum Age 16y
  • Start at Soutpan Farm Witsand

10.4km Run

Date
Start Time
Cut-off Time
Distance
Race Type
Licenced Athlete
Unlicenced Athlete
Date: Sat 24 Nov
Start Time: 07:00
Cut-off Time: 10:30
Distance: 10.4km
Race Type: Run
Licenced Athlete: R 80
Unlicenced Athlete: R 115

10.4km

R

  • Minimum age 15y
  • Start at Vondeling Primary School
  • Minimum age 15y
  • Start at Vondeling Primary School

Fun Run

Date
Start Time
Cut-off Time
Distance
Race Type
Race fee
Date: Sat 24 Nov
Start Time: 08:00
Cut-off Time: 10:30
Distance: 5km
Race Type: Run / Walk
Race fee: R50

5km

R/W

  • Start at Green Shed. 2 km on the R323 from Witsand
  • Start at Green Shed. 2 km on the R323 from Witsand

General Information

  • Transport : Morning of the race, available from Witsand Camp site at 3.30am and no later. To the start of the Half Marathon will depart from the starting point at Heidelberg High School Sports Ground at 05h00 sharp. Transport will be available from the finish to starting point of each race, directly after prize giving has been concluded.
  • Start:
    • 42.2km: 05h00 Heidelberg High School Sports Ground
    • 21.1km: 06h00 Zoutpan (Halfway down the R323 to Witsand)
    • 10.4km: 07h00 Vondeling Primary School (10km from Witsand on the R323)
    • 5km: 08h00 Green shed 2km from Port Beaufort/Witsand on the R323
  • Finish: All races finish in Witsand

  • ASWD Licensed athlete take note : Forget your IPICO chip - you will have to pay R20 to loan one for the race. Lost your chip - you will have to pay R75 for a replacement chip.
  • Prize giving : Athletes are responsible to collect their own prize money or make an alternative written arrangement with the Event Organizer. Failing which prize money will be forfeited. (ASA Rule 2.10)