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      FAQ

      On this page, you will find answers to the most popular questions of our runners. Didn’t find what you need? Just send us a request.

      • Where can I register for the race?

        Online at www.championchip.co.za through the secure electronic payment system on the registration platform using your credit or debit card. There will be limited late entries at registration

      • How much does it cost to enter

        50Km SA - R390 (discounts for 60+)50Km Intl & Africa - R500
        21km - R230 (discounts for 60+)
        There is an online entry fee of R8 + 5.5% payable on your entry.

      • Can I enter by Fax or Email and deposit the Entry Free into a Bank Account?

        No - only online entries are accepted and payment via Mastercard, Visa cards. There are no late entries possible.

      • I did not complete my Online Registration, and when I try again it says I have already entered? What do I do?

        Shut down your internet browser completely and start again at www.championchip.co.za

      • When do entries close?

        Entries close once the caps are reached or the 31/01/2020, whichever comes first
        Caps50Km = 4,00021Km = 2,000

      • Where can I collect my race pack?

        - Select the Free PostNet option with entry and collect from your closest PostNet. Uncollected packs will be forfeited and will not be available at Hartbeespoort- Friday 13th March 2020 from 10h00 to 21h00 at the Hartbeespoort Marathon Club
        NO COLLECTION ON RACE DAY IS POSSIBLE

      • What must I bring with me to collect my race pack?

        ID, Driver’s License or PassportConfirmation of registration emailChampionChip

      • Can someone collect my race pack on my behalf if I am not able to?

        Yes, simply print their email confirmation and a letter confirming that you may collect it
        ID, Driver’s License or PassportConfirmation of registration emailYou must also show their own ID, Driver’s License or Passport and registration confirmation email in order to collect the race pack

      • What if I miss the prescribed race pack collection times and don't manage to fetch my race pack, can I collect the race pack on race day?

        No Race Packs may be collected on Race Day

      • What happens if it rains?

        The race will continue in adverse weather conditions unless the safety officer deems it unsafe to continue. There are no refunds whatsoever.

      • How will the Race timing work?

        Race Timing is done using ChampionChip and you are required to own a chip. You may hire a chip for the day. Chips may be purchased or hired online when purchasing your entry

      • Can I park anywhere?

        Parking will be provided at the venue. Please note that parking is at your own risk. The organising committee may not be held responsible for theft or damage to any vehicle and its contents

      • What time should I be at the start by?

        We recommend getting there as early as possible. Runners must be ready and in the start pens at least 15 minutes before their designated race start time

      • What happens if I am late for the start?

        The start line will be closed 15 minutes after the Gun is fired. Start times are :  50km – 06h0021km – 06h45

      • Will there be toilets at the start, on route and at the finish?

        Yes, toilets will be available

      • Will there be hydration stations?

        Yes, approximately every 3 kilometers.

      • Can my family and friends come watch?

        Yes, they are welcome to come and watch you run. Spectators will also be able to track the race live using the UltimateLive timing App

      • Does my Entrance Fee include a Race T-Shirt?

        No - however you may purchase a T-Shirt with your race entry at R210

      • Where can I find my Race results?

        Live race results will be available on race day via the ChampionChip website at www.championchip.co.za

      • Will I get a medal?

        Yes, all participants who finish the race within the specified cut off times will receive a race medal.

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