CLUB NIGHT

By Sheila Head | December 9, 2018

Tuesday 29 January 2019 Golden Reef Road Runners Club Andrew Street, Horizon, Roodepoort 7 for 7.30 pm Social Bring & Braai As usual for our first meeting of the year we will have a social evening and bring and braai. Do join us and share the holiday/hiking experiences that you have enjoyed during the festive season.

Kruger National Park has gone to the dogs

By Sheila Head | November 19, 2018

There are said to be over 500 rhinos killed every year in the Kruger National Park, which is far too much in any man’s language. That is why there is now a Canine Unit established at the world famous park which is doing very well. The purpose of the dogs is to smell out the…

FLORIDA HIKING CLUB’S PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION

By Sheila Head | October 31, 2018

Please read the following carefully – remember to resize your photos and submit them to Marc Leroy by 6 November. His email address is marc@leroy.org.za The judging  will take place at Club Night on Tuesday 27 November. There will be a fee of R20 per category to enter (payable on 27 Nov) and you may only submit 3 photos per category. For example if you enter all…

Photographic Competition

By Sheila Head | September 20, 2018

As most of you know, this is held annually and judged at our Club Night in November. To give you advance notice, the categories for this year are listed below. Please note that we now have TWO open categories for those who do not hike regularly. Except for the open categories, all photos have to have been taken on a…

Club Night – September

By Sheila Head | September 20, 2018

Tuesday 25 September 2018 Golden Reef Road Runners Club Andrew Street, Horizon, Roodepoort 7 for 7.30 pm Informal Quiz and Bring & Braai Joan has kindly compiled another informal quiz for us. It was great fun last year so please come along and join in the fun. We will also have a braai and ,…

PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION INFORMATION

By Sheila Head | August 10, 2018

As most of you know, this is held annually and judged at our Club Night in November. To give you advance notice, the categories for this year are listed below. Please note that the open category has been changed. Except for the open category, all photos have to have been taken on a Club hike or event…

Future Club Nights

By Sheila Head | April 10, 2018

Golden Reef Road Runners Club Andrew Street, Horizon, Roodepoort 7 for 7.30 pm Tuesday 29 May Practical First Aid Presentation by local paramedic Kim Williams Tuesday 26 June Presentation by Clive Petersen on the Naukluft Hike Tuesday 31 July Pam is investigating holding a “Murder Mystery Evening” which sounds like good fun. Friday 31 August Bill…

April – Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens Spider Walk – Urgent RSVP Required

By Sheila Head | April 10, 2018

CLUB NIGHT OUTING Date: Tuesday 24 April Venue: Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden Address: End of Malcolm Road, Poortview, Roodepoort Cost: R50 for adults, R30 for university students & R15 for scholars. If you have a Botanical Society card please bring it along for free admission. Time: 6.30 pm until approx 9.30 pm This month we will…

Annual Subs are now due

By Sheila Head | March 14, 2018

Our fees have stayed the same since 2011 – 7 years! Unfortunately, due to the fact that payment for the hall has been increased, and the need to pay speakers more, we are going to have to increase the fees this year. The new fees are as follows: Single Members – R125.00 per annum Family…

Club Night – March

By Sheila Head | March 14, 2018

Tuesday 27 March Golden Reef Road Runners Club Andrew Street, Horizon, Roodepoort 7 for 7.30 pm Presentation by Keith Dodkins: ‘Nepal & half way there’ Do join us for this very interesting presentation. We will be charging a nominal admission fee of R20 per person. Keith, at the age of 53, climbed  Kilimanjaro. This adventure took…