Wheelchair Race Rules and Instructions

  1. All participants must be 16 years or older on the day of the race for the Quarter or Half Marathon.
  2. The route is completed on laps of a circuit.
  3. Neither postal orders nor post-dated cheques will be accepted.
  4. Monies are not refundable for non-participation in the event for whatever reason.
  5. Entries may not be exchanged.
  6. Wheel chair/hand cycle entries will be limited to a maximum of 50.
  7. Results will be printed in a special edition of the Witness & can be viewed at our race website www.pmb42.co.za
  8. Prizes / money will only be given for the race you enter.
  9. All participants must wear their race number on front & back of the vest, crop top or T-shirt. The number with the timing chip must be worn on the front. Do NOT remove the foam strip from behind the timing chip and do not bend or fold the chip.
  10. This event will be run under the auspices of QASA
  11. Refreshment tables will be provided, & no personal seconding, except stand & hand, will be permitted. A single bicycle will be allowed to accompany each chair on the route to assist at the seconding stations
  12. The prize giving for the Wheel Chair event will take place after the cut off time on Saturday 25th February 2017.
  13. There will be lucky draw prizes. These prizes will be awarded by means of a numbered sticker on individual random medals.
  14. All entrants must collect their race number & timing chip from the registration tables at the Registration Venue between 9am & 8pm on Friday 24th or Saturday 25th February, before the start between 4am & 5.15am
  15. You may send a stamped self-addressed envelope with your entry for confirmation of our receipt of your entry, or check our website, www.pmb42.co.za.
  16. Postal entries received after 1st February will only be accepted if franked before 30th January
  17. No queries will be attended to on race day after 5.00am.
  18. Participants who have not completed the Quarter and or Half Marathon by the 8am cut off will be called off and must leave the course and will not receive a finisher’s medal.
  19. Participants who have not passed the half way by 6.45am will not be allowed to continue and must complete the quarter marathon route
  20. All marshals, security officers, race officials, SA Police & SANDF members & traffic officials MUST be obeyed. Your safety is paramount to us.
  21. There will be a staggered entry fee structure.
    1. Early bird entries close at midnight on 31st December 2016 and will be entitled to a free race Tee shirt each, to be collected at registration.
    2. Entries taken after the 1st January and up to 5pm on Wednesday 1st February will be entitled to a free tee shirt at registration but entries will cost a little more.
    3. Entries made between the closing date and 8pm on Friday 24th February will be considered Charity Entries and will cost R300 each. The proceeds of these charity entries will be shared equally between our three official charities.