22nd Slow-Mag® marathon


The 22nd Slow-Mag® race takes place on Sunday the 27th April 2014 at Benoni Northern Sports Club in Albert Bekker Park, Gauteng. The Slow-Mag® Marathon is a Comrades qualifier and runners can take part in an Ultra (50km), Full (42.2km), Half (21.1km) Marathon, 10km and Family Fun Run (5km).

The annual Slow-Mag Marathon® is more than a Comrades qualifier, it is an event for the whole family to enjoy. There is something for runners and walkers as well as their supporters who have come along to enjoy a morning out. Secure parking, music and entertainment, morning coffee, a cash bar, food stalls and a variety of children’s activities will ensure that a good time is had by all.

Starting times are as follows:

06h30 for Ultra, Full and Half Marathon

06h40 for 10km and 5km Family Fun Run

Venue: Benoni Northerns Sports Club, Albert Bekker Park, corner  O’Reilly Merry & Brodigan Street

GPS co-ordinates:

Latitude: 26°10’23.16”S

Longitude: 28°19’42.33”E

Pre-entries online or instore. Pre-entry closing date: 18th April 2014.



- The Sweat Shop, Irene: 012 665 0048

- The Sweat Shop, Dunkeld West Centre, Jan Smuts Ave: 011 325 2567/8

- The Sweat Shop, Fourways: 011 467 5966

- The Bedford Runner, 2 Bedfordview Arcade, Van Buuren Rd: 011 450 1847

- The Randburg Runner, Sanlam Court, cnr 5th and 4th Ave, Linden: 011 888 9644

- Run away Sports, 302 Freesia St, Lynwood Ridge, Pretoria: 012 361 3733

- Sportsmans Warehouse, Boksburg Value Mart: 011 823 3350

- Woodstock Cycles, Benoni, O’Reilly Merry Street: 011 849 1305

No postal or faxed entries.

Late entries will be taken at BNAC on Saturday 26th of April from 10am to 5pm and on the morning of the race from 4.30am.

T-Shirts for pre-entries for the Ultra, Full and Half Marathons ONLY.

Race info and Enquiries:

Race office 076 839 6800,

Madge Attwell 083 573 1011

For route info, visit and click on ‘events’ or go to