Goss & Balfe Sapphire Coast Marathon & Half Run/Walk

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Date: 29 October 2017
Time: 06h00
Organisers: Amanzimtoti Athletic Club
Distance: 42.2; 21.1;
Province: KwaZulu-Natal
Start: 42.2 km - Scottburgh
21.1 km - Ilfracombe
Finish: Hutchinson Park
Race Changes 18 Jul 2017
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Contact 1: Alan Payne
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Entry Details:

Entries: This is strictly pre-entry and usually closes 10 days before the event.

Walkers are Welcome
Route Description:
Difficulty Rating: 2. Route Type: Point-to-point

This is a scenic and undulating run along the coastline. From the start in Scottburgh the race first goes through the town and out towards Park Rynie for approximately five kilometres before turning back north along the old South Coast Road. You run past Scottburgh again and press on to Umkomaas and Ilfracombe, the starting point of the half marathon. Then it is Umgababa, Winkelspruit and finally Amanzimtoti.

South Coast Marathon
Prizes and Give-Aways:

All category winners get cash prizes. Long-sleeve T-shirts to all marathon runners and short-sleeve T-shirts go to all half marathon participants.

Course Records:
Name Time Year
Men Moses Taye 02:17:19 1995
Women Frith Agliotti 02:49:31 1995
Editor's Notes:

The half marathon starts at Ilfracombe at 06h00.

Finishers: 900 Time Limit: 05:00
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