2018-10-24 06:00

A Music Marathon will be held on 10 November.

The marathon will start and finish at the sports grounds at the Tempe Military Base.

The main categories – the 42,2 km, the 21,1 km and the 10 km – are official qualifiers for the 2019 Two Oceans and Comrades marathons.

Prize money and gold medals will be presented to official winners in the 42,2 km, 21,1 km and 10 km categories.

A 5 km fun run for non-competitive athletes – to advance the development of upcoming athletes – is also featured.

This year, the best dressed runner in the 5 km category stands a chance to win a R5 000 travel voucher.

Runners can enter and collect their race numbers at the Achilles Sports Club on 7, 8 and 9 November from 15:00 till 20:00.

Athletes who are interested can enter online until Friday, 2 November.

A R20 surcharge will be imposed for late entries.

Last year’s edition had 1 400 entrants.

More information and entry forms are available at or at, or SMS “music” to 36636 at R1.50 per SMS for details.

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