PLEASE PRINT ENTRY FORM AND PROOF OF PAYMENT and bring it with you when collecting your race number from OLD PARKTONIAN SPORTS CLUB on Thursday 9th 12h00 - 15h30, Friday 10th 12h00 - 15h30 or Saturday 11th October 10h00 - 16h00.
1.SPAR Women's 10km Challenge is only open to female runners 15 years and older.
2.SPAR Women's 5km Run/Walk is open to females over the age of 9 years.
3Your SPAR race number must be collected at registration at Old Parktonian Sports Club on Thursday 9 October 12h00-15h30, Friday 10 October 12h00-15h30 or Saturday 11 October 10h00-16h00.Your licence is to be worn on the front of your running vest. Your provincial licence or temporary licence to be worn on the back of your vest. NO NUMBERS WILL BE POSTED.
4.Age ID Category tags must be worn by athletes competing for age category prizes on the front and back of their vests. Only licenced athletes qualify for a category prize.
5.Proof of age to be produced on request on race day. Juniors to produce original birth certificate or ID document.
6.No seconding is permitted and all runners must obey marshals and traffic officers at all times.
7.Prize giving will be at 10h00 and only those attending will be eligible to participate in the lucky draws. Live entertainment before and after prize giving. Refreshments will be on sale.
8.Final results of the SPAR Women's 10km Challenge and 5km Run/Walk results will be on website www.spar.co.za
9.Pre-entries close 26 September 2008. NB: ONLY THE FIRST 7000 PRE-ENTRIES WILL RECEIVE A T-SHIRT, TO BE COLLECTED AT OLD PARKTONIAN SPORTS CLUB (Thursday 9 October 12h00-15h30, Friday 10 October 12h00-15h30 or Saturday 11 October 10h00-16h00)
10.Late entries will be taken at registration on race day from 06h00 to 07h45.
11.Time allowed for completing the 10km Challenge and 5km Run/Walk is 120 minutes.
12.Unfortunately no wheelchair athletes allowed due to the nature of the course. No blades, cyclists or mechanically operated devices allowed in the race.
13.Held under the rules of A.S.A and C.G.A
14.Athletes not belonging to a club must wear the issued temporary licence number on the back and the issued race number on the front of the vest (for 10km race ONLY).
15.Athletes may qualify for the open category plus the category they entered in.
16.Registered athletes must be a member of a club affiliated to ASA and wear their club colours and the 2008 provincial license number on the back and the issued race number on the front of the vest.
17.Objections must be lodged within 30 minutes (before or after prize giving) in writing to the referees accompanied by R100 which is refundable if the appeal is upheld.
18.A Mecer computer, printer and scanner for the school with the most pre-entries (20+) and a Mecer computer for the school with the 2nd and 3rd largest entries on completion of race only. Pre-entries to be received by 26 September 2008. Prize donated by MUSTEK ELECTRONICS.
19.All participants with prams to start at the back of the field to avoid injuries to athletes running.
20.Men allowed to run in drag only and are to start at the back of the race. Men not to finish within first 10mins in both 10km and 5km.
21.Regret, athletes not allowed to participate with pets (dogs).
Juniors - (15 - 19 years on day of race)
Veterans - (40 - 49 years on day of race)
Masters - (50 - 59 years on day of race)
Grand Masters - (60+ on day of race)
1st Prize - Mecer Computer, Printer and Scanner
2nd Prize - Mecer Computer
3rd Prize - Mecer Computer
RULES: Only pre-entries (20+) qualify for this category and all entries must be received by 26 September 2008. Prize donated by MUSTEK ELECTRONICS.
We are offering you the chance to win a SPAR Shopping Voucher to the value of R1000.00. All you need to do is bring a friend who will then participate in either the 10km or 5km run or walk with you! The only condition is that your friend should be a FIRST TIME PARTICIPANT. Your friend then also qualifies for a R500.00 SPAR Shopping Voucher!
HOW TO ENTER: Complete the BRING-A-FRIEND competition entry form. Bring it with you on 12th October 2008 and drop it into the BRING-A-FRIEND box at the SPAR stage.
* The Sweat Shop, Jan Smuts Ave, Dunkeld Tel (011) 325 2567
* The Sweat Shop, Fourways Value Mart, Tel (011) 467 5966
* The Sweat Shop, Irene, Shop no 12, Southdown Shopping Centre, John Vorster Ave (012) 665 0048
* The Bedford Runner, Van Buuren RD, Bedfordview, Tel (011) 450 1847
* The Randburg Runner, 4th Ave Linden, Tel (011) 888 9644