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Ommiedraai Club held its annual prizegiving ceremony recently in Philipi. This glittering event was one of its kind. Myself and the top runner Nyaniso Qwesha were fortunate to be representing Gugs.
This was an awesome event and judging from the size of the Club I could have sworn that they rewarded everyone in the club. The whole evening was full of life and nicely dressed athletes some of whom you could never recognise as people you see on the road.
We thoroughly enjoyed the food and entertaiment as well. As a chairperson …
Happy New Year to everyone who has been part of the Gugulethu family.To those who are always supporting us we value your support. May you have a wonderful year full of running. Please tell everyone about the club and how easy it is to be part thereof.
Hope to see you in more races this year. We have done two races already this year so if you are thinking that the year is still fresh think again.
To all those who sponsor us in every aspect of the way
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Well you know we are running a junior program and the club is putting its weight behind this program. To help us make sure that we achieve this task we would like to appeal to members of the club to help us out by adopting a junior or two under their arms. How we see this working is like this as a club so far we have provided the juniors with the running vests and shorts. Now where you can come in is as follows by providing running shoes for …
I just like to take this opportunity to welcome all the new members to our club. We hope that you are here for the long haul. You have made the right choice and decision. You have joined one happy family. You have joined a club where everyone is a king and queen.
We are a club that strives to be visible and engaging everywhere we are. We do not demand a lot from you only that you avail yourself when the club hosts events of which members are not allowed to take part …
Joining the club is as easy as ABC.
We currently charge R180 for new members out of which you get that year’s licence number, club running vest and depending on availability you get t-shirt.
Current members pay R150 of which they only get a club vest. Members over 50 yrs starting in 2010 pay only R100.
New junior members pay only R50 of which they get a licence number, club running vest and depending on availability get a a t-shirt.
Current members pay only R40.
what is required of you is the following:
We were wondering why was Jimmy at every race and this is what he had to say…………
I was asked why I run every race.
The reason why you see me at most, if not all, the races is that I am a member of Mille Miglia.Mille Miglia is a thousand miler club, comprising of members from athletic clubs in the western province.[Gugs have four representatives]
The goal is to cover a thousand miles [1609 km] within a year. Should you not reach a thousand miles you still get acknowledgement for what …
Recently our province played host to the cream of Africa’s best in running. For the first time we hosted these sons and daughters of this beautiful land right here in Mzantsi.
We got to witness how the Kenyans have come to be known the kings of running. These athletes know what to do when they are on the track. They did not disappoint and they lived up to that standard!
Our club played host to our neighbours Zimbabwe and Madagasca. Seen in these pics are those athletes who braced our shores.
Not forgetting …