JointEze Irene Ultra & Half-Marathon – 2019

April 7, 2019

April 7, 2019

5:30 To 11:30

Agricultural Research Council Irene, John Vorster Drive, Centurion, South Africa

48km - R150 to R230 , 21.1km - R60 to R110 , 5km - R50


October 14, 2019

Event Description

The JointEze Irene Ultra takes place on the 7th of April 2019, from ARC Irene Campus. Distance options: 48km, 21.1km & 5km fun run.


The Ultra will be run for the fourth time in 2019. The event offers runners the ideal opportunity for a better seeding for Comrades. The qualifying time will be 5:50 hours, the same as for a 50 km but with 2 km less to run and mat-to-mat timing.

Distance & Entry Fee (Closing 22 March 2019)

Irene Ultra 48km: R230 (Age 60-69 = R150, Age 70+ = Free)

Irene Half 21.1km: R110 (Age 60-69 = R60, Age 70+ = Free)
Temp. License = R40

5km Fun Run: R50 (Age 60-69 = R50, Age 70+ = Free)

Venue: Agricultural Research Council Irene, John Vorster Drive, Centurion, South Africa

Start Time: 
48km & 21.1km – 05h30
5km Fun Run @ 06h00

Prize Giving:
5km – 08h00
21.1km – 08h30
48km – 11h30

General Information

The 48km and 21,1km events are being timed with the ChampionChip system and therefore you are required to own a ChampionChip to get an official timed result and be eligible for prize money. ChampionChips are available to purchase for R140. No chip. No result. No prize.

Race Pack Collection

  • Thursday, 4th April JHB (TBC)
  • Friday, 5th April 2019 – 9am to 6pm at Sweatshop Southdowns
  • Saturday, 6th April 2019 – 9am to 6pm at Sweatshop Southdowns
  • Race Day (Sunday 7th April) – 04:00 till 05:30 at the venue


Gold: 1st ten men & 1st ten ladies plus category winners in the 21,1km and 48km.

Silver: Next 100 in the 21,1km and 48km.

Bronze: 5km – 1000 on the day to finishers , 21,1km & 48km – 4600 to first entrants who finish.

Distance markers every 1km.

Water points every 3km.

Cut-off times: The cut-off for the 21,1km is 9am. The cut-off for the 48km is 11:30am. There will be a cut-off of 3 hours at the 21km mark for the ultra marathon.

Tog bag area available.

Medical support available.

The 5km fun run is wheelchair friendly


Irene Athletic Club

How to Enter?

Enter online at
Online entries close 22 March 2019

Contact Information

Visited 23082 times, 9 Visits today

Add a Review

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Related Event

PE Autumn Trail Series #2 – 24 March 2019

Ziggy's R&R Bar, Marine Drive, Schoenmakerskop, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

The PE Autumn Trail Series #2 takes place on the 24th of March 2019, from Ziggy’s Rock & Reggae Bar (Port Elizabeth). Read more…

Phobians Fifteen & 5km Fun Run - 2018

Pretoria Boys High School, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

The Phobians Fifteen Race takes place on the 17th of August 2019, from Pretoria Boys High School. Distance options: 5km & 15km. Read more…

Spier Twilight Trail Run #1 (Series 2) – 25 January 2019

Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch, South Africa

The Spier Twilight Trail Run takes place on the 25th of January 2019, at Spier Wine Farm (Stellenbosch). Distance options: 3km, 5km & 10km. Read more…