Outsurance KFM Gun Run 2020

Race day 2020
Sunday 20 September


    Atlantic Athletic Club

    Race Rules

    The OUTsurance KFM Gun Run is run in accordance with the rules of WPA and ASA.

    2019 Rules

    1. The OUTsurance Life KFM Gun Run is run in accordance with the rules of ASA and WPA.
    2. The OUTsurance Life KFM Gun Run half marathon and 10km are open to all licensed and non-licensed runners of 16 years
    and older for the half marathon and 14 years and older for the 10km on race day.
    3. One race number (bib) will be issued. Registered athletes must wear their ASA licenses on front and back of their vest.
    The race number must be worn on the front of the vest, partially covering the ASA license, so that the ASA license sponsor remains visible.
    Temporary licensed runners must wear the race number on the front of their vest and the temporary license on the back.
    4. Temporary licenses are available at R60 for the 21.1km and R40 for the 10km Senior and R25 for 10km Junior events.
    5. Temporary licensed participants are eligible for age category prizes provided they enter the relevant age group, wear the appropriate age tags and provide
    proof of age. Age category tags will be available for purchase at number collection.
    6. Unlicensed runners must wear plain clothes (no advertising permitted). Licensed athletes to wear club colours.
    7. Personal seconding is not permitted except at official refreshment stations. Private vehicles are requested not to follow the athletes on the route.
    8. In addition to overall (Open) prizes, participants will only be eligible for an age category prize in the age category they enter. Corresponding numerical age
    category tags must be worn on the front and back of their club vest. Participants may enter the age category corresponding to their chronological age
    or any younger category down to senior.
    9. Proof of age is required for category prizes.
    10. Club colours must be worn to qualify for team prizes.
    11. Juniors (born from 2000 onwards) wearing a junior or a senior license must wear an age category tag to qualify for age group prizes. Juniors to count for the OPEN team prize.
    12. No swopping of race numbers as the race number is linked to your name and finishing time and may result in your disqualification.
    13. Each race distance has a different race number range and colour with your data captured electronically. Do not transfer between races without notifying the race organisers.
    14. All traffic officers and marshals must be obeyed.
    15. The race organisers reserve the right to accept or reject any entry.
    16. Foreign athletes must comply with IAAF rule 4.2 and all relevant race and domestic rules. The athletes must be able to produce the letter from his/her federation
    permitting participation on race day.
    17. All entry fees are non-refundable.
    18. Kilometre markers will be placed at each kilometre mark.
    19. Refreshment stations will be situated approximately every 3km along the route.
    20. Medals will be handed to all finishers.
    21. There will be tog bag facilities at the start for all events. All bags will be delivered to the finish area. Bags dropped off at runners’ own risk.
    22. Toilets will be available at the start and finish.
    23. Prize giving will take place at approximately 09:30.
    24. Results will be available at www.thegunrun.co.za, www.wpa.org.za and at www.topevents.co.za.
    25. The use of music players with headphones is not allowed and may result in disqualification. (The ASA rule is now 34.10.6).
    26. Detailed rules are available on www.wpa.org.za or on request from the organisers or the WPA office.
    27. Wheelchair athletes to please contact the organisers timeously to make arrangements for their participation.
    28. Temporary license holders when registering must complete and hand in the tear off strip from the number in order to be eligible to compete.
    29. Age category tags must be worn (front and back) and visible for the entire race to be eligible for any age category prize including juniors.
    30. Do not litter. Dispose of sachets and cups responsibly by using the boxes provided or carrying them to the finish. Report offenders to the referees. #RunClean.

    Last year’s event attracted record fields

    Last year’s event attracted record fields