Forever Resorts Loskop Marathon Series 2017

Forever Resorts Loskop Marathon Series

50km Ultra Marathon

Capacity: 3500

2838 Sold

Date: 22 April 2017 @ 06:00

(Comrades qualifier)

Entries close: 2017-03-04 @ 00:00

Entry fee: R290.00

Bus ticket: R85.00

Day license: R30.00

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21,1km Wild Challenge

Capacity: 1500

1348 Sold

Date: 22 April 2017 @ 06:30

Entries close: 2017-03-04 @ 00:00

Entry fee: R185.00

Bus ticket: Free Shuttle between resort and start (athletes only).

Day license: R30.00

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The Forever Resorts Loskop Marathon Series, presented by the Middelburg Marathon Club, remains one of the best organised events on the South African running calendar and is host to thousands of runners from all over the world.

Route Profiles

Route profile: 50km Ultra Marathon
Route profile: 21,1km Wild Challenge

50km Ultra Records:

Men: 02:44:03 Josiah Thugwane (2005).
Women: 03:14:37 Thabita Tsatsa (Zim) (2012).
Veteran Men: 02:47:34 Charles Tjiane (2016).
Veteran Women: 03:27:03 Grace de Oliveira (2003).

Comrades qualifier

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Rhino fun run

The 4,9km Rhino Fun Run

This Family Fun Run takes place on Saturday, 22 April 2017, from the start of the 21,1km Wild Challenge (near the Dam wall). This unique run will be towards the Resort along the dam. You may enter on Race day at the start for R35-00 per entry and contribute towards the FRIENDS OF LOSKOP CONSERVATION FUND. No prize-money will be awarded, but all finishers will receive a medal. Walkers are also welcome. The Fun Run starts at 06:45.

Many Prizes to be won!

50km Ultra Marathon

Runners
Position Men Women
1 R10 000 R10 000
2 R8 000 R8 000
3 R6 000 R6 000
4 R4 000 R4 000
5 R2 000 R2 000
Position Men 40-49 Women 40-49
1 R2 500 R2 500
2 R2 000 R2 000
3 R1 500 R1 500
Position Men 50-59 Women 50-59
1 R1 000 R1 000
2 R750 R750
3 R500 R500
Position Men 60+ Women60+
1 R1 000 R1 000
2 R500 R500
Walkers
Position Men Women
1 R1 000 R1 000
2 R750 R750
50km New Record
Due to the extensive road upgrading the route elevation has changed and therefore the “old” route records are not applicable anymore. But, a time incentive bonus will be used this year and will be paid to the first athlete per category to finish within the set time and are as follow:
Men R15 000 02:44:03
Women R15 000 03:14:37
Vet Men R5 000 02:47:34
Vet Women R5 000 03:27:03

Medals: 50km

Gold Silver Bronze
First 5 Men & Women
All Category Winners
Senior Men: Under 3:45
Veteran Men: Under 3:50
Master Men: Under 4:20
Grand Master Men: Under 4:45
Senior Women: Under 4:05
Veteran Women: Under 4:25
Master Women: Under 5:05
Grand Master Women: Under 5:50
Balance up to 3 500
finishers
Women: Under 1:40

21,1km Wild Challenge

Runners
Position Men Women
1 R3 000 R3 000
2 R1 500 R1 500
3 R1 000 R1 000
4 R750 R750
5 R500 R500
Position Junior Men Junior Women
1 R500 R500
2 R300 R300
3 R200 R200
Position Men (40-49yrs) Women (40-49yrs)
1 R500 R500
2 R300 R300
3 R200 R200
Position Men (50-59yrs) Women(50-59yrs)
1 R500 R500
2 R300 R300
3 R200 R200
Position Men (60+ yrs) (Women 60+ yrs)
1 R500 R500
2 R300 R300
Walkers
Position Men Women
1 R1 000 R1 000
2 R750 R750
     
 

Medals: 21,1km

Gold Silver Bronze
First 3 Men & Women
All Category Winners
Men: Under 1:30 Balance up to 1 500
finishers
Women: Under 1:40


All category winners receive a floating trophy, awarded with a miniature collectable trophy.

064-772 9183

072-593 7346

On-line entries:
074-180 1284

Enquiries: loskopmarathon@foreversa.co.za

On-line entries: pierre@sesweb.co.za

We Salute Our Sponsors

  • Forever Resorts, Lodges, Hotels and Retreats
  • Department of culture, sport and recreation
  • Shanduka beverages
  • Schoonbee Landgoed
  • Mr. Clean
  • Steve Tshwete Municipality
  • Sealy
  • O.H. Frewin
  • Columbus Stainless
  • Middelburg Marathon Club
  • CtecG