City Marathon entry deadline

2015-02-04 00:00

IF you haven’t handed in, faxed or posted your entries for The Witness Maritzburg City Marathon, you had better do so today.

Hard copy entries for the half and full marathons will be accepted until 5 pm this afternoon — after that, entries can be made online up until Saturday.

Runners who make their entries and pay the fees before midnight will be guaranteed a T-shirt at registration.

Entries for the 10 km run and both trail runs will be open until registration on the day before the respective races or when the limits have been reached.

Entrants can download the entry forms at and put the completed form and payment in sealed envelopes in the locked red collection boxes at the following places:

• Natal Carbineers Drill Hall, Geere Street, Pietermaritzburg;

• Poobie Naidoo Sports, Boshoff Street, Pietermaritzburg;

• Sports Zone, Kensington Square, Durban North;

• KwaZulu-Natal Athletics Offices, Durban;

• Durban Runner, Morningside; and

• Total Sports, Westville Pavilion.

Below are the relevant entry prices for the different races. Temporary licences remain the same at R15 for the 10 km run, and R30 for the half and full marathon.

According to race director John Hall, entries for both the half and full marathons have surpassed the 3 000 mark.

Entry prices

5 km trail — R100

15 km trail — R150

10 km race — R120

21,1 km half marathon — R150

42,2 km marathon — R200

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