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Participation is just as important as performance, so the Captain’s Challenge is designed to give recognition to our members that complete a set number of races in Club Colours.  Captain’s challenge medals are awarded at the annual prize giving.

The Captains Challenges 2017 races are listed below
Points are awarded for PARTICIPATION. Each race counts one point.
Members must participate in Club Kit to qualify for points (including trail runs)
Members who achieve the set criteria will be recognised at the Annual Prize-Giving Function.
A score of 21+ =GOLD; 17-20 =SILVER and 12-16 =BRONZE
DATE EVENT DIST
8-Jan-17 OCEAN BASKET Bay to Bay 30 km 30
8-Jan-17 OCEAN BASKET Bay to Bay  15km 15
21-Jan-17 Red Hill Marathon 42.2
21-Jan-17 Red Hill Classic 36
25-Jan-17 Dan Luyt 15 km 15
1-Feb-17 KFC Brackenfell 10 km 10
19-Feb-17 Cape Peninsula Marathon 42,2
19-Feb-17 Cape Peninsula Half Marathon 21,1
22-Feb-17 Sunset Team Time Trail 4 x 3
26-Mar-17 Tygerberg 30 km 30
15-Apr-17 Old Mutual Two Oceans Ultra Marathon 56
15-Apr-17 Old Mutual Two Oceans Half Marathon 21,1
2-May-17 Safari Half Marathon 21,1
2-May-17 Safari Half Marathon Relay
2-May-17 Safari Half Marathon 10km
6-May-17 LANGEBAAN COUNTRY ESTATE Weskus Marathon 42,2
6-May-17 LANGEBAAN COUNTRY ESTATE  Weskus Half Marathon 21,1
6-May-17 LANGEBAAN COUNTRY ESTATE  Weskus 10km 10
3-Jun-17 UWC  10 km Fast & Flat 10
4-Jun-17 Comrades 89
10-Jun-17 Mamre 21 km 21
8-Jul-17 Eersterivier 15 15
15-Jul-17 Fairbridge Mall 15 km 15
5-Aug-17 Brackenfell Pick 'n Pay Family Store 21km  21,1
27-Aug-17 Khayelitsha 10km  10
16-Sep-17 Sanlam Cape Town Marathon 42.2 km 42.2
16-Sep-17 Sanlam Cape Town PEACE 10 km 10
1-Oct-17 K-WAY Grape Run 21.1km 21,1
1-Oct-17 K-WAY Grape Run 14km 14
4-Oct-17 Bakgat 10 km 10
8-Oct-17 Outsurance 94,5 Kfm Gun Run 21 km 21,1
8-Oct-17 Outsurance 94,5 Kfm Gun Run 10km 10
14-Oct-17 Cape Gate 10 10
18-Oct-17 Sunset Team Time Trial 4 x 3
5-Nov-17 The Landmarks 21 km 21,1
11-Nov-17 Vital Winelands Marathon  42,2
11-Nov-17 Vital Winelands Half Marathon 21,1
11-Nov-17 Vital Winelands 10km 10
22-Nov-17 Sanlam Niel Joubert Plaaswedloop 13
6-Dec-17 Metropolitan 10 km Road Race 10
9-Dec-17 AVBOB 15 km 15
The following Wild Cards can be played to add to your total points to a max of 5 points for Wild Cards.
2017 Wild Cards.
1 POINT for doing Sunday seconding duty 2017
1 POINT for assisting in whatever capacity at our 2017 races
1 POINT for participating in the Cross County series (min of 3 races)
1 POINT for participation in any track and field event (min of 2)
1 POINT for completing any Ultra other than Two Oceans and Comrades
1 POINT for completing any Multi-day Trail Running event
1 POINT for completing any Multi-discipline event (e.g. Biathlon, Duathlon, Triathlon) in Durbac colours