Marathon details announced

2016-04-13 06:00

THE starting point of the O.R. Tambo Marathon is the Free State Sports Science Institute (FSSSI) and the race finishes at the Dr R.T. Molemela Stadium.

Prizes for the 42,2 km range from R350 000 to R10 000. First-place winners, male and female, will each receive R350 000. The top-ten finishers’ prizes range from R100 000 to R10 000.

In the 21,1 km, the first-place winners get R50 000. The top-ten finisher prizes range from R30 000 to R700. The 10 km’s first-place winners get R10 000. The top-five finisher prizes range from R8 000 to R1 000.

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