Awards Function & AGM with Deirdre Larkin


The Magnolia Awards/AGM function will be held on Saturday 11 November. Please save the date and join us for the function. Details: Time: 18:00 for 18:30 Place: 229 Middel street, New Muckleneuk Cash bar will be available. Guest Speaker: We are excited to announce that the world 10km record holder, Deirdre Larkin, will be our honorary guest speaker for the evening. Come listen

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Comrades Aches and Pains


We are inviting all our members (including social members and friends of Magnolia) and their families to join us for the Comrades after party where we will celebrate everyone’s success and pain of the big day. We want to use this event as a drive to collect blankets for the Pediatric Oncology Ward at Steve Biko Hospital, called the Lemon

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Magnolia Comrades 2017 Runners


Congrats to all our runners who have qualified for this year’s Comrades up run! Good luck to everyone taking part on Sunday the 4th. Some Statistics This year we have: 115 runners who have qualified (this includes our social members). 13 Novices – Good luck guys! Go out and #smashit 11 Back-to-backs – You know the drill, now go and get

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1922 Comrades – “On a bleak May morning”


[Submitted by Janeen de Klerk] My 90 year old aunt – always an encouraging supporter of my running – sent me an article that appears to have come from a number of sources that includes the Comrades website, Wikepedia and the Maritzburg College Old Boys Association website. So acknowledging these articles I thought the story of Bill Payn may provide

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Two Oceans 2017 Race Results


56km Ultra Marathon The Two Oceans Ultra Marathon was another successful race this year and was well represented by Magnolia once again. We had 49 finishers this year with our fastest runner, Andries, finishing in a blistering 4:14:36! 21km Half Marathon In the 21km Half marathon, Magnolia had 25 finishers with Lloyd our star of the day with a time

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Comrades Shirts 2017


This year we once again have a unique long sleeve Comrades shirt for all our runners (including social members) put together and designed by Carmen Muller and Noel Young. We also have supporter shirts for the family and friends who will be standing next to the road. If you would like to order these shirts please do so before Sunday

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