Gallopers 15km Road Race – 2020

March 15, 2020

March 15, 2020

7:00 To 11:00

Alston Primary School, Roodekop, Germiston, South Africa

Street Mile - R45
5km - R25 to R45
15km - R57 to R114
Temp. License - R15 to R35

0785573197

March 9, 2020

General Information
Rules:

  1. The event is held under the rules of ASA and CGA.
  2. Athletes indemnify the national, provincial and regional bodies, sponsors and organizers of the race against any or all actions of whatsoever nature, whatever the same may arise out of their participation in the race.
  3. All athletes participate at their own risk. Athletes acknowledge by entering the event that they are medically fit to participate. All athletes must supply the name and contact number of their next of kin on both the race number and entry form.
  4. 5km: Minimum age is 5 years and 15km: Minimum age is 16 years.
  5. Licenced athletes must wear club colours and their 2020 licence number back and front, with the race number worn on the front of the vest. Licenced athletes who do not wear their 2020 licence numbers must purchase a temporary licence on the day or face disqualification.
  6. Temporary licenced athletes to wear plain clothing with the issued temporary license on the back of their vest. No temp licenses are issued for marathons or ultra marathons.
  7. Athletes competing for category prizes must wear clearly visible age tags of the appropriate size, on the back and front of their running vest.
  8. No seconding allowed.
  9. International Athletes must provide a clearance letter (from their country of origin) to the organizers and chief referee prior to the start of the event. Prizes will be withheld if this rule is not adhered to.
  10. Walkers competing for Walkers prizes (if any) must wear Walker tags on the front and back of their running vest.
  11. No blades, cyclist or mechanically operated devices allowed in the race
  12. No 2, 3, 4 wheel carts/prams which are mechanically or manually operated by participants or wheelchairs athletes will be permitted to participate without special permission has been granted from the race organizer. All such participants MUST start at the back of the field.
  13. No animals/pets are allowed to participate.
  14. Only South African athletes are eligible for team prizes. The domicilium rule applies.
  15. All instructions from traffic and race officials must be obeyed at all times.
  16. Proof of age for prize winners is required and must be presented to the referees before prize giving. Prizes will be withheld until all the necessary details of the winners are confirmed.
  17. Only those who have completed all the information required in the race entry/number are eligible for prizes.
  18. Entry Fee Is Not Refundable.
  19. No earphones, iPods and the like allowed and contravention of IAAF rule 144.2b may lead to disqualification.
  20. Athletes may not run with another athlete’s race number unless by prior arrangement with the race organizer.
  21. The race organizer retains the right to refuse entry and eject persons under the influence of drugs or alcohol, who are disorderly, or engage in inappropriate behavior, vandalism or evade paying for admission.
  22. Athletes who participate without buying a race entry will be disqualified, will not be entitled to any benefits
    associated with the race and will be liable for a double entry fee charge. Habitual offenders (those who regularly participate without purchasing a race entry) will be called to a CGA disciplinary.
  23. Objections must be lodged within 30 minutes (before or after prize-giving) in writing to the chief referee, accompanied by R500, which is refundable if the appeal is upheld.
  24. Licensed athletes not wearing club colours may face disqualification.
  25. Littering is not allowed. Athletes are to dispose of any litter in appropriate bins. Athletes can be disqualified if they litter.
  26. Foreign athletes are not allowed to run with ASA Provincial license and are required to purchase a temporary license or face disqualification. (Refer to IAAF rule 4).
  27. Foreign athletes are not allowed to run in club colours unless such a club exists in their country of origin or they are in possession of a refugee status permit or are naturalized citizens of RSA. (Refer to IAAF rule).

Available On Day:
* Refreshment stations every 3km
* Medical assistance available
* Food and beverages on sale
* Tog bag area & toilets available
* Secure parking at Laerskool Leondale Primary School
* Cut off time is 3 hours
* Results will be available on www.raceresults.co.za

Route Information

  1. No seconding allowed.
  2. No blades, cyclist or mechanically operated devices allowed in the race
  3. No 2, 3, 4 wheel carts/prams which are mechanically or manually operated by participants or wheelchairs athletes will be permitted to participate without special permission has been granted from the race organizer. All such participants MUST start at the back of the field.
  4. No animals/pets are allowed to participate.
  5. All instructions from traffic and race officials must be obeyed at all times
  6. No earphones, iPods and the like allowed and contravention of IAAF rule 144.2b may lead to disqualification.
  7. Refreshment stations every 3km

Event Description

The Gallopers  15km Road Race takes place 15 March 2020, from Alston Primary School (Leondale, Gauteng). Distance options: 15km, 5km & Street Mile.

  • Lucky Draw 2 Pairs Of Running Shoes

Distance & Entry Fee
Pre Entries (Closing 09 Mar 2020):
15km – R114
15km 60+ Yrs – R57
5km Fun Walk – R45
5km Fun Walk 60+ Yrs – R25
1 Mile (1.6km) – R45

Venue: Alston Primary School, Cnr Heather Road And Klipspringer Avenue, Leondale

Start Time:
07h00:15km
07h10:5km
08h45: 1 Mile Girls & Boys Under 10
09h00: 1 Mile Girls & Boys Under 13
09h30: 1 Mile Girls & Boys Under 15
10h00: 1 Mile Girls & Boys Under 19
10h30: 1 Mile Elite Women
10h45: 1 Mile Elite Men

Race Number Collection

Race Numbers Collection And Late Entries Can Be Done As Follows:
* At Cape Union Mart (Eastrand Mall) on Thursday 12th, March 2020 from 10 am to 5 pm
* At Cape Union Mart (Eastgate Mall) on Friday 13th, March 2020 from 10 am to 5 pm
* At the venue (Alston Primary School) on Saturday 14th, March 2020 from 10 am to 6 pm or on race day from 05:30 am until 5 minutes before the start of the race

Temporary License:
15km: R35
1Mile: R15

Prize Giving: 
Will commence at 11:00 am

Medals:
Gold Medals: To all 15km category winners
Silver Medals: To all 15km finishers
Medals to all 5km Fun Run/Walk finishers and 1st 3 to cross the finish line will get vouchers (Men & Women)
Medals to all Miles finishers

 

Organizers

Gallopers Athletic Club

How to Enter?

Online entry at EntryTime EnterOnline (Closing date is 9 March 2020)

Contact Information

Johannes

Lucky - 082 887 8596

info@entrytime.com

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