29th CSIR Half Marathon with Discovery Vitality
Sat 19 Oct 2019, 06:00 @ Pretoria, Gauteng


Organiser
TimeMe

LATE ENTRIES AVAILABLE!

Tuesday 15 October 2019 - Thursday 17 October 2019 @

The Sweat Shop, Southdowns: 012 665 0048

Sweat Shop Bedfordview: 011 325 2567

Sweat Shop Dunkeld: 011 325 2567

Wednesday 16 October - Friday 18 October @ 

CSIR, Sports hall, South Gate



29th CSIR Half Marathon with Discovery Vitality

19 October 2019

21.1km | 10km | 5km

CSIR, North Gate, off Meiring Naude Road, Brummeria, Pretoria


Get fired up this running season with the Vitality Run Series, first time in Pretoria.

Complete four of the most iconic races in Pretoria and earn Vitality points PLUS a limited edition medal at each race.


LIMITED TO 3500 ENTRIES


VENUE

CSIR, North Gate, off Meiring Naude Road, Brummeria, Pretoria

Coordinates: S25°44.874, E28°16.523


START TIME

06:00 - 10km and 21.1km walk and run

06:05 - 5km Fun Run


ONLINE ENTRIES ONLY

Online entry: https://entries.timeme.co.za 


PRE-ENTRIES AT THESE SHOPS

OPEN 01 AUGUST 2019

Run-a-Way Sport, Lynwood: 012 361 3733

The Sweat Shop, Southdowns: 012 665 0048

Sweat Shop Bedfordview: 011 325 2567

Sweat Shop Dunkeld: 011 325 2567


PRE-ENTRIES COLLECTION AT THE CSIR CLUB

  • Wednesday, 16 October from 17:00 to 19:00 at the CSIR, Sports hall, South Gate
  • Thursday, 17 October from 17:00 to 19:00 at the CSIR, Sports hall, South Gate
  • Friday, 18 October from 13:00 to 19:00 at the CSIR, Sports hall, South Gate
  • Race Day from 04:30 to 05:45 at the CSIR, North Gate
  • Online entries will close on Wednesday, 16 October.


ENQUIRIES

Registration/Runners/General:

Club Gazebos: Brian Yalisi: 072 850 6346

Suppliers/Vendors: Zelldra Schutte: 079 668 8443


VITALITY POINTS

Discovery Vitality members receive bonus fitness points for completing the race

Distance
Vitality fitness points
5km 800 points
10km 1 100 points
21.1km 2 000 points

Terms, conditions and limits apply


PRIZE MONEY (MEN AND WOMEN)

Categories10km21km

Prize winnersPrize winners
Runners123123
OpenR500R350R200R1000R700R400
40-49R200R150R100R400R200R150
50-59R150R100
R200R150
60-69R150R100
R200R150
70-79R100

R150

80+R100

R150

JuniorsR150R100
R200R150
WalkersR300R200R100R200R350R200


MEDALS

Gold for Category winners, 200 Silver, and Bronze for the rest

600 Medals for the 5 km fun runners


PRIZE GIVING

08:00 – 10 km (run and walk)

09:00 – 21.1 km (run and walk)

Prize winners have to be present at the prize giving


RULES FOR 10KM AND 21.1KM RACES

  • Race run according to the rules of ASA and AGN. 
  • Minimum age of 14 years for the 10km and 16 years for 21.1km.
  • Athletes competing for category prizes must wear age category ID tags on back and front for official time to be registered.
  • Prize winners have to be present at the prize giving.
  • Cut-off time is 3 hours for all participants.
  • Registered athletes must wear the 2019 license numbers in front and at the back of the vest.
  • Traffic police and race marshals must be obeyed at all times.
  • ID must be provided upon request.
  • Foreign athletes must comply with IAAF Rule 4, paragraph 2 regarding handing over their permits to the organisers. 
  • Athletes indemnify the national, provincial and regional bodies, sponsors and organisers of the race against actions of nature arising out of their participation in the CSIR Race.
  • Temporary Licence Athletes to wear the temporary licence at the back of their vest.
  • Walkers must wear a ‘WALKER’ or ‘W’ tag on the front and back of their vests.
  • No seconding permitted.
  • Refreshment stations approximately every 3km.
  • Race number must be worn in front of the vest and must not cover the logos on the license number.


TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • No iPods or other listening devices permitted.
  • No pets allowed.
  • Regrettably, no wheelchairs or prams allowed – course unsuitable.
  • No blades, cyclists or mechanically operated devices allowed in the race.
  • Tog bag area available at own risk.
  • No littering allowed; use waste recycling bins provided.
  • ALL gazebos need to be put up on Friday from 14:00 to 19:00. No gazebos / trailers will be allowed to be set up on Race day. Please send Club name, Name,Identification number and car registration plate to bcyalisi@gmail.com before Wednesday 16 October 2019 to obtain access for the Friday and Saturday.
  • Medical support will be available on race day.


More information available at www.csirrunner.co.za


Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp)
10km 10 km 06:00 R 101.10 + 4.65
21.1km 21 km 06:00 R 131.43 + 6.05
10km Grand Master 10 km 06:00 R 80.88 + 3.72
21.1km Great Grand Masters & Blind Runners 21 km 06:00 Free
10km Great Grand Master & Blind Runners 10 km 06:00 Free
5km 5 km 06:15 R 60.66 + 2.79
21.1km Grand Master 21 km 06:15 R 80.88 + 3.72
5km Grand Master 5 km 06:15 R 60.66 + 2.79
5km Great Grand Master & Blind Runners 5 km 06:15 Free

Event location
CSIR, North Gate, Pretoria

Coordinates -25.7476657, 28.2756163
Address CSIR, North Gate, off Meiring Naude Road, Brummeria, Pretoria
City Pretoria
Province Gauteng