Athletics SWD and Knysna Marathon Club will be hosting the annual Development Series next week in Knysna during the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival.
Our first event will be the ASWD DECTI Raising-the-bar Cross Country League that will be held on Steenbok Park Reserve (Leisure Island) on Monday 1 July 2013 at 10:00. Registration will be from 08:30 @ R10 entry fee for all athletes. All ages from 9 years to Grandmasters are welcome.
That same afternoon we will have our ASWD Dynaforce Relay races in George Rex Drive. Registration will be at 14:00 at the Knysna Marathon Clubhouse (Entry fee – R50 / R100 per team). A total of 5 races are scheduled in various age categories: 10 – 11 Years (4 x 500m), 12 – 13 years (4 x 500m), 14 – 15 years (4 x 1km), 16 – 17 years (4 x 1km) and finally the 18 – 19 years together with the seniors (4 x 1km).
On Wednesday 3 July 2013 we have the ASWD Halfway Toyota 5km Fun Run and 10km Road Race. Registration for the 5km (R10 Entry Fee) will be from 13:00 at the Knysna Marathon Clubhouse and then start at 14:00. Registration for the 10km (R30 Entry Fee for licensed athletes) will be from 15:30 at the Clubhouse and then start in George Rex Drive at 16:30. Ages 9 years and older may participate in the 5km and 15 years and older for the 10km.
Thursday 4 July 2013 it is the ASWD Top Gear Sport Street Miles in George Rex Drive. Registration will be from 14:00 (R10 entry fee for all athletes) at the Knysna Marathon Clubhouse and then official start at 15:00. 5 Races are scheduled in the various age categories: 10 – 11 years, 12 – 13 years, 14 – 15 years, 16 – 17 years and then 18 – 19 together with the Seniors.
As part of Athletics SWD Development Program, and the support of NLDTF and DCAS (Western Cape), we will transport pre-entered junior athletes from George, Mossel Bay, Laingsburg and Knysna to all four events. Our talent scouts will be on the look-out for new talent to include in our junior development program.
Prizegiving will take place every day after completion of the event at the Knysna Marathon Clubhouse. Loads of hand-outs, lucky draw prizes and participation medals available on all our events.
For more information please download the event information from our website on http://www.aswd.co.za/index.php/events/entry-forms or contact Michélle Jacobsz at 083 44 22222.