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  The Longest Day

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The Longest Day

3 August 2024

This 12-hour track race is run on the grassed sportsfield at Collegians Club, 381 Boshoff Street, Pietermaritzburg. Runners are required to complete a minimum of 80 km and walkers a minimum of 60 km to be an official finisher.

There are three lanes all approximately 1.5 metres wide. A lane lap distance varies depending on which lane you participate in.

Inside lane for walkers
Middle lane for runners
Outside lane for runners

You may only run/walk in the lane in which you are allocated.

Participants must be 16 or older on the day of the team relay. Team runners may run any distance, as many times as they wish, but must do at least 80 kilometers as a team. Team walkers must do at least 60 kilometers.

Please collect your race pack on the morning of the event from 6 to 6:40 in the Collegians Club Hall and thereafter the pre-race briefing will take place.

Location Map

Event rules and general information

Entry Options:

1. Enter online on the Webtickets website by clicking on the logo below:

2. Enter at Webtickets outlets: Pick n Pay or Boxer stores.

3. Manual entries.

Please complete the entry form and e-mail it with your proof of payment to

Longest Day solo entry form

Longest Day team entry form

Please note entries will close once 150 entrants have been received or at the latest Monday 29 July 2024 at midnight.


Werner Jonas: 083 376 7334

Ingo Schroder: 079 218 6451

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