Triumphant in 21km race

2015-08-26 06:00
LEFT: Tobibile Zama with her prize money at the 21km Supa Mamma run.

LEFT: Tobibile Zama with her prize money at the 21km Supa Mamma run.

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andgt;andgt; Amanzimtoti Athletics Club runners were out in full force at the 21km Supa Mamma run.

ON Sunday, Amanzimtoti Athletics Club took part in the Supa Mama 21/10km Run hosted by Savages Athletics Club.

The new venue and route took runners through a two lap route in Morningside Durban with some big long climbs.

Members realize they need to start doing some serious hill training, at least once a week.

The 91st Comrades Marathon will be a down-run on Sunday, 29 May 2016.

The race starts at the Pietermaritzburg City Hall at 5.30am and ends 12 hours later at the Sahara-Kingsmead Cricket Stadium in Durban, covering a distance of around 90km.

The opening date for entries into the 2016 Comrades Marathon is 1 September 2015 .

The entry period will close on 30 November 2015, or as soon as the entry cap of 20,000 has been reached.

Prospective entrants are encouraged to get their entries in early to avoid disappointment.

Entry fees for the 2016 Comrades Marathon are as follows:

•Local Entries : R 420

•Rest of Africa: R 700

•International : R2 400

South African runners will be eligible for the ‘early bird’ entry fee of R380 if their entry is received before 30 September 2015.

The regular South African entry fee of R420 will kick in on 1 October 2015 until the entry process is closed.

The time trial on the first Wednesday of the month will be run in reversed a bring and a braai will be held afterwards where all family and friends are welcome to join our club.

The Bluff meats challenge for 30 August is still on the venue has changed to Hoy Park and confirmation has been received that the Capital climb 50km walk has been cancelled

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