With Two Oceans in two weeks, that leaves the last big Ultra to train for.
Aside from 2 races in May, April really is the final chance to get a qualifying run.
Comrades Qualifiers for April 2017
To qualify for Comrades 2017 you have to complete an IAAF accredited road race of 42.2 km or longer within the specified times, by 2 May 2017 The time you finish in will determine your seeding batch, ultimately determining how quickly you get over the start line. For more details on the qualifying criteria click here.
1 – Arthur Creswell Memorial Ultra Marathon (KwaZulu-Natal)
1 – Mall of the North Marathon (Limpopo)
1 – Gert Sibande District Marathon (Mpumalanga)
2 – Jackie Gibson Marathon (Central Gauteng)
2 – Modern Athlete Irene Ultra Marathon (Gauteng North)
9 – Durban City Marathon (KwaZulu-Natal)
15 – Old Mutual Two Oceans Ultra Marathon (Western Province)
22 – Forever Resorts Loskop Ultra Marathon (Mpumalanga)
23 – Robor Scaffolding 50km and Marathon (Central Gauteng)
23 – Chatsworth Freedom Ultra Marathon (KwaZulu-Natal)
29 – Potato Pride Wilge Marathon (Free State)
29 – Phokwane Marathon (Griqualand West)
29 – Mayors 4-in-1 Road Race (Limpopo)
29 – Outeniqua Marathon, Half & 10 km (South Western Districts)
Source: Runners’ Guide
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