PIRATES ROAD RUNNING
ROAD RACES IN THE MONTH OF DECEMBER
Information about the races has been obtained from the Runners Guide website and is up to date at the time of publication of the newsletter. December is traditionally a very quiet month in terms of road races.
12 December 2018
Races Missed: World Aids Day Half Marathon; Orlando Half
Sunday 16th December
Wobblers and Wigglers The Hat Race
The last event on the CGA calendar is our very own Wobblers and Wigglers or these days more commonly known as the Hat Race. This event has a long and rich history – the 2018 edition will be the 34th hosting of the event. Probably best known for the water point that serves beer. Read more about the history of the event in the newsletter.
Monday 31st December
Cid to Cid Old Years Race
Another traditional fixture on the calendar. The Old Years Race is paired with the New Years Race as Pretoria host 2 races in 2 days. There are 5km and 10km options. The route is relatively flat which is not a common occurrence in Pretoria. Race starts at Rietondale Park at 5pm.
REST OF SOUTH AFRICA
ONLY BIG RACES
Races Missed: Aspen Pharmacare PE City Marathon