Uitenhage Human Race to take place on March 3

2018-02-21 06:00

THE first event of the Legacy Project races, presented by Eastern Province Athletics in partnership with Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, will be held on March 3.

The Uitenhage Human Race, which includes a 30km road race, 10km and 5km family run/walk, will start and finish in the Derek Ferreira Rugby Stadium in Rosedale, Uitenhage.

Ntombesintu Mfunzi of Nedbank Running Club will be defending her title as part of her Two Oceans Ultra Marathon training.

Michael Mbambani of EP Athletics announced that the 30km course had been certified by the IAAF and that the 10km route had been changed to an easier course.

Race organisers Sport Impact Events confirmed that T-shirts will be given to the first 200 entries in the 30km, and prize money and attendance-only lucky draw prizes will be awarded at the 10:30am prize-giving.

The cost for the 30km run is R80 and R50 for the 10km. Runners over the age of 65 will only pay 50% of the race fee. The temporary license, required for the 30km and 10km, is R30. The entry fee for the 5km is R20.

Enter online www.whereinpe or collect entry forms from Brian Bands, The Footballer, Action Sports, Sportsworld, Sportsmans Warehouse in Port Elizabeth or Brocketts in Uitenhage.

Registration and late entries will take place at the Derek Ferreira Rugby Stadium in Uitenhage from 4:30pm to 7pm on Friday, March 2 and from 5am on the morning of the race.

For more info contact Mike on 079 149 6796 or EPA on 041 374 2818.


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