NEWSLETTER MAY 2018

Dear Ovies, fellow runners and friends

April was a good month for our club with many doing the Loskop half marathon and ultra marathon with huge success!  The weather was perfect and the vibe in the tent great!

But before we leave March and April finally behind us, here are a few more pictures of the Two Oceans marathon thanks to Rocky:

 

COMRADES MARATHON

With Two Oceans and Loskop done and dusted, our long distance runners can now look forward to Comrades 2018 on the 10th June.  Currently the following club members are entered for Comrades 2018:

Magda Vermaak

Marlene Breytenbach

Christine van der Berg

Vicky van Staden

Harry van der Westhuizen

David Havenga

Eddie Hanerkom

Fanie Naude

Henning Strauss

Johannes Lodewikus

Rocky van Staden

Dirk Pelser

Jaco van Wyk

Sameul Martins

Sandi van Duyker

Anderson Mhlanga

Johan Kisten

Louis Pienaar

Stanley Mangena

The final list will be published next month.

Please remember that our annual Comrades braai will be held on 30 May.  More information to follow!

RACE INFORMATION

Details of all races are provided in the Annual Programme which is available on our website on the Calendar page.

AGN race calendar for 2018 is available at www.agn.co.za

All AGN results are available at www.raceresults.co.za

For flyers for upcoming races visit www.raceresults.co.za/flyers.php as well as http://www.runnersguide.co.za/

You can also download the following app for free www.runsa.co.za

MEMBERSHIP

Please go to the Home page of this website for details on how to become a member of the Overkruin Atletiekklub.

BIRTHDAYS IN MAY

Happy_birthdayHappy birthday to the following members:

12 May Riaan Rautenbach

23 May Harry vd Westhuizen

23 May Lizette vd Berg

29 May Denise v Zyl

Congratulations!  We wish you a day with lots of fun with your loved ones.

MAGNOLIA LONGRUN

A big thank you to Leon who organised our water point at the Magnolia Longrun.  Also a big thank you to Stephanie, Elza and Ronell from our club who assited him.

CLUB BRAAI

You are invited to join us this Wednesday (2 May) for our monthly get together after time trial.  Bring your family and enjoy the evening with your running friends.  PVM will join us for the evening.

TIME TRIALS

Members as well as visiting members are welcome to meet on Wednesdays at 17:30 at the Club for a 5km or 8km time trial.

LEAGUE AND OTHER RACES

19 May:  Race of Hope

30 June:  Riana van Niekerk

7 July:  Ice Breaker

25 August:  Solomon Mahlangu

29 September:  Clover Irene

20 October:  CSIR

17 November:  Tom Jenkins

 

Happy running!

Jeanne