Winter is around the corner and running in the dark becomes a common occurrence for most runners from now on. Take these precautions to protect yourself when you’re walking and running outside. Communicate. Never leave home without sending a text message or leaving a note for someone. Remember to add the time you left and a […]

We are proud to announce that Randburg Harriers has signed up to #RunClean! This is an initiative driven by Modern Athlete and ALL of our events from now on will conform to the principles of no littering and being responsible to our communities and running environment. We encourage all of our members to join us […]

I run… …when I’m stressed. …when I’m sad. …when I’m happy. …when I need to think. …for me. It’s my therapy!The Pirate Mama Following my successful completion of, according to many, one of the toughest foot races in the world – the historic Spartathlon over 246 kilometres in Greece – the “runner’s high” was like […]

Randburg Harriers were solidly represented at Comrades 2016.  A record number of Randburg Harriers crossed the finish line this year; no less than 135. A down run meant hard work, but our runners were up to the task.  Fantastic support along the route made the mileage bearable.  The 60km water table was in place as tradition […]

The Randburg Harriers Running Club was proud to host the Adrienne Hersch once again this year. The highly anticipated event took place on Mother’s Day, 8 May 2016 under cool autumn conditions, perfect for running. The Adrienne Hersch Challenge was packed to the brim with 3 different routes, a nappy dash, a kiddies play area, […]

We have a winner.  Congratulations to Angela Blake.  Angela wins the incredible Comrades prize consisting of flights to Durban, accommodation and transfers for 2 to this years Comrades Marathon.  We are so thrilled for you Angela!

Randburg Harriers members and gazebo volunteers, Jacob and Gerald, were our hosts at Benoni Northerns Marathon on Sunday, 24 April. These 2 need little introduction and have established themselves quite a reputation for hospitality. This weekend was no different. Under perfect running conditions, Randburg Harriers arrived early to leave their valuables in the trailer, and […]

A hearty welcome to our new members, an enormous thank you to all our helpers and a very well done to our award winners. The Randburg Harriers helpers, new members and awards lunch was held on Saturday 2 April 2016 in perfect Highveld autumn weather.  We were treated to a scrumptous lunch with cold beverages and […]

The Easter 100 2016 edition is behind us.  To say that the event was a success would be a major understatement.  The vibe was fantastic, people started running very early and even a bit later depending on their personal circumstances.  We had 28 waterpoints, we went through hundreds of litres of Coke and Energade.  There […]