Here at Modern Athlete, were all about bringing you the best! That’s why we partner with some of the biggest and best races of all time. Take a look at these exciting races that you can enter for in order to get your 2017 year off on the right foot!
1. Johnson Crane Hire Marathon, Half-Marathon, 10km & 5km
Entries are open for the 35th Johnson Crane Hire Marathon, Half Marathon & 10km hosted by Benoni Harriers. This popular event is the ideal event in order to bag that first marathon for the year. The route is a double lapper and is relatively flat, allowing runners to express themselves and push hard for that PB time. For those who are still easing into things, a 21km Half Marathon, 10km Road Race and 5km Fun Run are on the cards. The 21km and 42km events will be timed by Peak Timing using the ChampionChip system. This race is a Comrades Marathon and Two Oceans qualifier so be sure to enter now.
2. Modern Athlete Bobbies 21km, 10km & 5km
This unique race takes runners on an undulating route through Edenvale, Illiondale and Greenstone and is considered a flat a fast route, so a PB is on the cards. Join Modern Athlete, Bobbies, BibFix, Greenstone Shopping Centre, Peak Timing and Pureau and support your community in this fantastic race. The Modern Athlete Bobbies 21km & 10km is designed to cater for the whole family allowing moms, dads, grandpas, grandmas and even the kids to come along and take part. The 2017 race will again be timed by Peak Timing using the ChampionChip system.
3. Pick n Pay Marathon, Half-Marathon, 8km & 4km
Jeppe Quondam Athletics Club is excited to be hosting the 2017 Pick N Pay Marathon, Half-Marathon, 8km & 4km event. Taking place at the beautiful Saheti School, this event really does cater for the whole family. The marathon and half marathon races are limited to a total of 6000 athletes so for those of you looking to submit that Comrades qualifier early, add this race to your schedule. No late entries will be available for this race! The 8km and 4km fun runs are limited to 3000 entries and number collection for all events can be done at the registration venue. Entries for the 8km and 4km can be done at the number collection points or on the day of the race.
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