This Month

Pub Run 3 March

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If you haven’t got your tickets yet, please follow the link:

to book your spot and join in on the festivities. There are prizes for best dressed, shoe draw, a fines meeting, the most famous boat race in SA club running and the comedy stylings of Murray Calder.

All most welcome. 


JP Morgan 31 March

Please email [email protected] with your name, t-shirt size and where you worked last year. If this is your first time, then email us and we’ll find you a job. This appeal for volunteers goes out to all WAC members as it’s a huge event for the club and your help is greatly appreciated. We cannot do it without you.

License Collection

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For those who have not yet had a chance please come down to TT on Thursday, collect your license from Hilde and stay for a drink!

2022: Online Athlete Registration

CGA has asked that all athletes register on the CGA online Athlete Registration System. This system makes the licensing process as smooth as possible for both CGA administration and clubs. As part of the athlete insurance, it is critical that Athletes are registered on the system and athlete registration forms are uploaded. The website address is

Gazebo duty

Please contact Kent Raines with a date of when you can assist with Gazebo Duty for the year. Every member is asked to help host the gazebo once a year. The list of races will be updated monthly. Kent 0846023172

Weekly Time Trials

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Join us every Thursday evening @17:45 and challenge yourself by doing either our 5km or 8km time trial starting from the bottom oval outside Spinners Bar. First Thursday’s of every month is social night where you can get a burger or boerie roll and a drink or three. The shoe draw raffle with prizes sponsored by the Sweat Shop is @19:00.

Come down to the club and use the #wanderersathleticsclub to share your pics!

Next First Thursday is 3 March and coincides with thewanderers club Athletics February 2022 News 14 pub run. A big thank you to the sweat shop for their continued support of the WAC shoe draw.

Fastest 8km Feb 2022

Men:    Craig Cynkin                       29:10:00

Ladies: Annabel Tennick               39:40:00

Fastest 5km Feb 2022:

Men:   Daniel Nendouvhada           18:10:00

Ladies: Leigh Barrow                     20:24:00                               

Track Tuesdays

Track sessions start at 17:45 every Tuesday on the top oval hosted by WAC team coach Martin Crous. All levels of runners are welcome. Sessions are posted on the website and social media.

News & Races

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Beer winner for the best caption: @the_m4tt_hatter

Wanderers 3 April

Please diarize. More details to follow. Breakfast Rolls and Prego’s on sale. Spinners Bar open.

WAC Vitality Series 10 July

5/10/21km – Helpers run on 9 July – Members please volunteer.

Congratulations to all the runners that raced this month including:

WAC Ambassadors @pedro_van_gaalen and @badgerbadger123 (right) for their 5th and 6th place finish at the gruelling Run Zone Marathon. Social Media Guru @sjoe_man for a PB of 01:26:00 at the Skosana Half Marathon.

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 “Running is the greatest metaphor for life, because you get out of it what you put into it.”

– Oprah Winfrey