Volksrust Marathon 2020

Sat Jan 25, 06:00 - Sat Jan 25, 11:00

Volksrust High School


DATE            : Saturday 25 January 2020

TIME             : Start 06:00 for Runners and Walkers

                         Cut off 11:00

VENUE         : Start and Finish at VOLKSRUST HIGH SCHOOL

ROUTE         : Out and back, undulating course, tarred road, water points every 2km,

                        42.2km race will include 5km gravel road

Comrades Qualifier. Walkers welcome, as long as they finish at 11:00

All finishers receive a medal.

Prize giving and lucky draw prizes at 11:00

Runners – Gold Medals to first 5 men and ladies in each race. Silver medals to positions 6-15 and bronze medals to all finishers within 5 hour cut-off. Prize money to the first 3 male and female finishers. No category prizes.

Volksrust Race Prize Money for Runners: Men and Ladies


1st R700.00 

2nd R600.00 

3rd R500.00 


1st R600.00

2nd R500.00

3rd R400.00


1st R550.00

2nd R450.00

3rd R350.00


1st R500.00

2nd R400.00

3rd R300.00


  • Referees Decision is Final
  • Obey all traffic officials and race marshalls.
  • The race will be run according to the rules of the IAAF and ASA
  • No seconding will be allowed
  • Ages: Athletes for 10km must be 14 years or older on race day.
  • Athletes for 21.1km must be 16 years or older on race day.
  • Athletes for 42.2km must be 20 years or older on race day.
  • Proof of age (ID) to be produced upon request on race day.
  • All athletes will participate at their own risk
  • Registered athletes must wear full club colours
  • 2019/2020 license numbers must be worn on the front and back of the vest
  • Temp license at the front of the vest
  • Remember to fill in the temp license
  • Age category ID tags must be worn (front and back) by athletes competing for a category prize
  • AND the tag must be fixed on all 4 corners
  • Walkers must have a fixed W on the vest to qualify for any prizes
  • 12% levy of entry fee must be paid over to Athletics Mpumalanga by race organizer
  • No Ipods allowed during the race


School tuck shop will be open.

For further information:

Jopie Jordan : 083 760 2629

Reiner Stucky : 082 735 1104 or 034 328 1010

Linda Duvenage: 083 733 4621

Siyabonga Msimango : 073 481 8528

Sanet Thysse : 034 328 1013      

* Race run according to rules and regulations of ASA. The organizers accept no responsibility for any loss, damage or injury suffered by participants

For more information visit our web site at: http://www volksrust com/marathon


Volksrust Marathon 2020
Volksrust High School
Joubert St, Volksrust, 2470, South Africa
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