Every single October 2016 Qualifier and seeding event for Comrades, Two Oceans, Cape Town Cycle Tour and the Midmar Mile.
October is filled with qualifiers and seeding events for every discipline – running, swimming and cycling.
If you’re running Comrades 2017 and have yet to enter make sure to do today. The early bird fee of R420 expires today!
Comrades and Two Oceans Qualifiers for October 2016
To qualify for Comrades 2017 you have to complete an IAAF accredited road race of 42.2 km or longer within the specified times. 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 | Laingsburg Karoo Ultra Marathon | South Western Districts
1 | Legends Ultra Marathon, Half & 5 km Fun Run | Border
8 | Lite2Nite 12-hour Circuit Race | Vaal Triangle
15 | SABS Jacaranda City Challenge |Gauteng North
15 | Voet van Afrika Marathon and Half Marathon |Boland
16 | Goss & Balfe Sapphire Coast Marathon & Half Run/Walk | KwaZulu-Natal
Source: Runners’ Guide
The Cape Town Cycle Tour Seeding Events for October 2016
Seeding races are held in order to accurately place athletes at the start line in compatible groups according to ability, making for an easier and smoother race start. Your best result in Cycle Tour seeding events, or the average of your best three other results (if better), is used to determine your seeding. For more details on the seeding criteria click here
16 | GOK Penny Pinchers Cycle Tour | Southern Cape
16 | Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic | KwaZulu Natal
16 | Daily Dispatch Cycle Tour | Eastern Cape
22 | Bestmed Satellite Classic | Gauteng
23 | PPA One Tonner | Western Cape
30 | PPA Mangaung Cycle Tour | Free State
Source: Cycle Tour
Midmar Mile Seeding Events for October 2016
22 | Sun City Swim | North West
30 |Lake Eland Mile | KwaZulu Natal
Source: Midmar Mile
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