St Francis Sport Events

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Summer Series kicks off on 19th December

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016

Summer Series kicks off on 19th December

The 10th St Francis Sport Summer Series will kick off on 19 December with the road run on a new route starting and finishing at the Cape St Francis Resort. Two more new events are on the programme, both going through the beautiful Duneridge Nature Reserve, a trail run as well as an MTB Challenge on 22 and 27 December respectively.

This year’s series consists of 9 events which includes a charity event in aid of SANCCOB. Sporting enthusiasts can look forward to the usual swimming, running, cycling and paddling as well as combinations of these disciplines at different venues in St Francis and Cape St Francis.

The programme is as follows:

  • Monday 19 December 08:00 Road Run, Cape St Francis Resort (5, 10km)
  • Tuesday 20 December 08:00 Swim, Sea Glades Drive (bank to bank, 500m, 1km, 2km, 3km)
  • Wednesday 21 Dec 08:00 Duathlon (Swim and Run), Sea Glades Dr (500m swim/3km run, 1km swim/6km run)
  • Thursday 22 December 08:00 Trail Run, Duneridge Country House (5km, 15km)
  • Friday 23 December 08:00 Extreme Duathlon (MTB & Trail Run), St Francis Field
    (5km run, 15km MTB)
  • Tuesday 27 December 08:00 MTB Challenge, Duneridge Country House (15km, 30km)
  • Thursday 29 December 08:00 Quadrathlon (cycle, swim, run, paddle), Sea Glades Dr
  • Thursday 29 December 19h30 New Moon Walk/Run in aid of SANCCOB, CSF Main Beach (5km)
  • Friday 30 December Open Water Swim, Granny’s Pool (2km)
  • Sat 31 December 10:00 Open Water Swim Reserve Day (2km)

Registration can be done on the day, 60 minutes before the event at each respective venue, and race briefing will be 15 minutes before the start. Multiple events can be done as teams or individuals, in age categories under 14, under 17 and open.

The entry fees:

R80 for adults, and R50 for all under 14’s.

Start time:

All events start at 08:00.

For more information, contact Eric and Esti Stewart on 082 394 7363 or 073 825 0835.

Entry forms are available at St Francis Tourism and Custom Bikes.

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New date to be announced for the 2015 Enid Pretorius Properties Trail Run and Walk!

Posted by on Jun 30, 2015

New date to be announced for the 2015 Enid Pretorius Properties Trail Run and Walk!

Please note that the 2015 event will NOT take place on 9 August – a new date will be announced asap.  Online entries are closed for now.
The sixth annual Enid Pretorius Properties Women’s Day Trail Run and Walk will take place on Sunday, 9 August in and around St Francis Bay, starting at 09h00. The main distance of the day is 26km, but due to the popularity of the route, the organizers introduced a new half marathon (21km) as well as a 15km distance through the areas normally closed to the public, and a 5km on the St Francis Bay Golf Course for our parkrunners and walkers.

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St Francis College Family Fun Day Registration

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015

DATE: 26 March 2016 LOCATION: Quaysyde Barbecue, Sea Glades Drive TIME: – Junior sport event to begin at 2pm – Open event to begin at 3pm Register individual entry: JUNIOR: 12 and Under – R40.00 OPEN: 13 and over – R60.00 Register team entry: (2 or 3 people per team) JUNIOR Team : 12 and Under (mixed age and gender) OPEN Team : 13 and over (single or mixed gender)  ...

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Our aims for 2014

Posted by on Jan 24, 2013

Our aims for 2014

St Francis Sport will proceed this year with our campaign to promote the greater St Francis as the prefered sporting destination. Our main projects are: The establishment of the Saints Sports School. The development of sport under the juniors and previously disadvantaged groups. The upgrading and marking of various dedicated mountain bike and trail run routes. The organising of various sporting...

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Routes for mountain biking and other sporting codes

Posted by on Jan 24, 2013

Routes for mountain biking and other sporting codes

St Francis Sport has earmarked a few routes suitable for mountian biking, hiking and running through the nature reserves and along the coast line.  St Francis Sport has worked together with FOSTER (Friends of the Nature Reserves), the Kouga Municipality as well as the Department of Environmental Affairs to establish the best routes with the least impact on the environment, especially where...

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