The race, which is segmented into a 5, 10 and 21 kilometer half marathon, is part of MTN 21 Days of Y’ello Care, the operator’s flagship employee volunteerism programme held annually between 1 and 21 June.
The proceeds generated from the race will be invested towards an education cause in line with the theme of this year’s event, ICT in Education.
The 10 and 21 kilometer marathon will start at 7am, while the 5 kilometer fun run will kick off at 7.30am. All the segments of the race will start at MTN’s head office in Fairlands, Johannesburg. The winner of the 21 kilometer race will be awarded R21,000.00 in prize money.
The prizes for various categories are as follows:
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Aspiring participants can register online at; www.entrytime.com or collect and return entry forms at the following venues: Central Athletics Office: Germiston Stadium, Delville Road North (011 873 2726), Sweat Shop Dunkeld: Jan Smuts Avenue (011 325 2567), Sweat Shop: Corner Cedar and Valley Roads – Broadacres (011 465 9180), Run-A-Way Sports: Lynwood Road, Pretoria (012 361 3738), Randburg Runner: Corner 4th and 5th Avenues, Linden (011 888 9644), Bedford Runner: Van Buuren Road – Bedfordview (011 450 1847), and The Running Store: Tramshed Shopping Centre, Pretoria (012 320 0055).