Over a 1 000 runners will take part in the Om Die Dam 21 km half marathon race and 5 km fun run that kicks off at 06:00 at the Hartbeespoort High School on Saturday morning, 19 March.
The races will have a staggered start. The 21 km runners start from 06:00 to 06:30, and the 5 km participants from 06:30 to 06:45.
The cut-off time for both races is 09:30. All runners finishing the race will receive medals.
There are still a few entry tickets for the 5 km available. Athletes will also be able to enter on Saturday morning from 04:30.
Participants can collect their race numbers on Friday, 18 March at the Hartbeespoort Marathon Clubhouse from 12:00 to 20:00, or Saturday morning before the race at 04:30 to 06:00 at the Hartbeespoort Marathon Clubhouse next to Hartbeespoort High School.
For more information visit the Hartbeespoort Marathon Club’s Facebook page, or contact the Om Die Dam race office on 067 325 1296.
Due to Covid 19 regulations, no spectators will be allowed on the school terrain, but visitors and club tents will be accommodated outside the gates. No refreshments will be available at the event, but Wimpy in Scott Street opens its doors at 05:00 on Saturday to accommodate hungry and thirsty visitors.
Fore more information, visit the Om Die Dam Marathon Facebook page or contact the race office on 067 325 1296.