Nedbank Running George

The Nedbank Running Club in George (SWD) is the biggest club in the South Western District. provice with a total of 600 runners. This increase of membership of over 6.35% growth is a clear indication of the passionate leadership of the club committee under the Chairmanship of Daniel Raubenheimer. 
Races for 2019:
  1. Hope Church 10km, 5km and 3km trail run
  2. Avis Run 2 Raise 10km and 5km
  3. McDonald’s 2 McDonalds Youth Day 10km and 3km
  4. George Herald Run With The Stars 10km and 3km
  5. Grant Thornton Business Relay
  6. Women’s day 10km and 3km
  7. Schoemanshoek 21.1km and 10km
  8. Strawberry Farm Run 9km and 5km Trail run
  9. Sportscentre The Farm run 21.1km and 10km
  10. Garden Route 42.2km and 10km


One of the draw cards of the club for is the well organised time trial every week:

Tuesdays afternoon at St John Street, Oudtshoorn at 17h30. WINTER TIME

Tuesdays afternoons at the NRC Clubhouse, Meent Street, Heather Park on 17h45. WINTER TIME

There are 2 distances to choose from to cater for every fitness level of athlete namely a 3km and 5km, where fast times can be recorded on this flat route.

The usual attendance figures on Tuesdays range between 60 to 90 athletes and a record field of 132 runners. This is one of a few clubs where your timing at the time trial is done with an Ipico chip timing system and they have used this also in all the races the last 8 years.

The club also hosted long training runs where the main focus is for important races like the Two Oceans and Comrades Marathons. Club runs are also organised on weekends when there are no races in the SWD Province.

The club Gazebo is present at all the major races in the SWD Province where club members are treated with refreshments after the races.

The Nedbank Running Club SWD has a well structured development program in place. 

As part of the Development program they assist talented runners with transport and entry fees.

The top podium athletes are supported with running gear, track suits, race entry fees, and incentives.

The Nedbank Running Club in George cater for all kind of runners, social as well as development and top runners.

Any one is welcome to visit the Nedbank Running Club SWD, even if you are not a member of the Nedbank Running Club.

For more details contact Daniel Raubenheimer

Club fees

Seniors                                                                                        

R180 pa / Family R180 (first) and them R160 (second)

Add R75 for once-off Ipico timing chip

Juniors

R160 pa

Add R75 for once-off Ipico timing chip

All Nedbank staff will receive a R50-00 discount on above mentioned membership fees
ASA numbers are available at Sportscentre (York Street George)

Nedbank Running Gear are available at Sportscentre York Street George

Time Trials

George Time Trial
Tuesdays at 18:00 (Summer) and 17:45 (Winter)
Venue: NRC Clubhouse, Meent Street, Heather Park, George
Distance: 3km and 5km

Jackie Calitz 0845913497 or calrek@telkomsa.net


Oudtshoorn Time Trial
Mondays at 17:45 (Summer) and 17:30 (Winter)
Venue: St John Street at “Hap and Tap”
Distance: 3 and 5km
Contact: Lampies Lamprecht 0726018189 Email: lameymac@cybersmart.co.za / Geraldine Loftie-Eaton 0825779695

Training (Please confirm with club - change on regular basis)

Monday: Arum Rd George - Forest run 7km 17:30

Wednesday: NMMU Saasveld (park opposite the road) - Hill runs 17:45 

Thursday:  Arum Rd George - Forest run 5 & 9km 17:30

 

Club Details

Contact Person National Office   086 533 9683 nbsport@lantic.net
  CEO Danie Raubenheimer 083 376 7414

nbrcswd@gmail.com

daniel.raubenheimer@outlook.com

  Secretary Jackie Calitz 0845913497 calrek@telkomsa.net
Postal Address PO Box 4761, George-east, 6539
Physical Address NRC Club House, Meent Street, Heather Park, George