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2018 FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN Prize Purse announced

Leading Women 2017 FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN by David Tarpey

The organisers of the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN have announced a whopping Prize Purse of R250 000 for the 3rdannual event that will take place on National Heritage Day, Monday, 24 September 2018.   “We are excited to increase the Prize Purse of the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN by R38 000 from 2017,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater Sports.  “Through the ...

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Durban put on a pedestal at FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN

Durban will be a hub of excitement on Sunday, 14 October 2018 when thousands of runners toe the line ready to  #RunDurbanYourWay at the 2018 FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN.
Seen here:  Excited Durbanites in action at the inaugural FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN  in 2017.  Photo Credit:  Anthony Grote

Durban will be a hub of excitement on Sunday, 14 October 2018 when thousands of runners toe the line ready to  #RunDurbanYourWay at the 2018 FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN.   “The FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN is the last of three mass participation road running events that make up the FNB Run Your City Series,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director Stillwater ...

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Sho Madjozi set to celebrate Women’s Day at the Totalsports Women’s Race JHB

South African rapper and poet, Sho Madjozi will entertain thousands of runners and walkers at the Totalsports Women’s Race at Mary Fitzgerald Square (Newtown) on Thursday, 09 August 2018 (National Women’s Day).
Seen here:  Sho Madjozi.  Photo Credit:  Garth Von Glehn

South African rapper and poet, Sho Madjozi will entertain thousands of runners and walkers at the Totalsports Women’s Race at Mary Fitzgerald Square (Newtown) on Thursday, 09 August 2018 (National Women’s Day).  “It’s the freedom that I feel while performing that attracts me to this profession,” admits Madjozi.  “My job is to be creative and to make people happy.  I ...

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Gachaga defends FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN title

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Race favourite, Morris Gachaga lived up to his billing by successfully defending his FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN title in a controlled race on Sunday, 20 May 2018. Gachaga crossed the finish line in Bree Street in 33:42, some 15 seconds off of his world best time from 2017. “The field was stacked, so racing for the win was more ...

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Who to watch at the 2017 Old Mutual Soweto Marathon

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The top athletes from various clubs around South Africa are preparing to compete at this year’s Old Mutual Soweto Marathon and make it into the top 10.   “The elite field in this year’s marathon promises fireworks upfront,” says Old Mutual Chief Marketing Officer Vuyo Lee. ”Anticipation is high for another exciting run. This race is now the fastest-growing marathon ...

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Mosiako upsets Mokoka to win FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN

It was expected to be a battle between inform Precious Mashele and SA 10km Record Holder, Stephen Mokoka at the 2nd annual FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN, but it was Thabang Mosiako who spoiled the party to destroy a quality field on Sunday, 24 September 2017.  Mosiako claimed gold in an impressive time of 29:51.  Glenrose Xaba came into the women’s race as the form athlete and did not disappoint crossing the finish line first in 35:39.  Seen here:  Thabang Mosiako claiming gold at the 2017 FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

It was expected to be a battle between inform Precious Mashele and SA 10km Record Holder, Stephen Mokoka at the 2nd annual FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN, but it was Thabang Mosiako who spoiled the party to destroy a quality field on Sunday, 24 September 2017. In chilly and windy weather conditions, the who’s who of South African Road Running along ...

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Mengistu Negewu successfully defends title

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Cape Town, 17 September 2017 – Asefa Mengstu Negewu came back to the marathon that launched him onto the international stage in 2016 and destroyed a quality field to successfully defend his SANLAM Cape Town Marathon title in almost perfect weather conditions. Running in a lead pack of 6 athletes that included Ketema Bekele Negasa, race favourite Laban Mutai, Duncan ...

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Durbanites set to ‘Beat Bolt’ at FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN

Durbanites will be granted a unique opportunity to ‘Beat Bolt’ at the inaugural FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN on Sunday, 08 October 2017.  “As speed will be a definite factor at the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN in October, we’re excited to play our part by hosting an action packed PUMA ‘Beat Bolt’ on route competition,” says Brett Bellinger, Marketing Director of PUMA South Africa.  “The activation will be a #ForeverFaster 100m sprint that will be timed.  The runner (male and female) to clock the fastest time over 100m will take home a PUMA shopping voucher to the value of R10 000.  The competition is a fun way to generate additional hype on route while encouraging both runner and spectator interaction.  We’d like to challenge all FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN entrants to #BeatBolt at what will hopefully be the ‘fastest 10km in the world’.”  Photo Credit:  PUMA

Durban – Durbanites will be granted a unique opportunity to ‘Beat Bolt’ at the inaugural FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN on Sunday, 08 October 2017. With the introduction of a fast, flat route, an impressive R212 000 prize purse and the announcement of an elite local and international field of runners, event organisers are confident that the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN will ...

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