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Ande, van Zyl smash course record at FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN

Irvette van Zyl by Tobias Ginsberg

Eritrean Filmon Ande led the top three men at the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN to under the course record on Monday, 24 September 2018, while Irvette van Zyl capped an astonishing two days of racing by smashing the previous course record by almost 2 minutes, leading the top four women under the previous course record. The men’s race started at ...

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Commonwealth 10 000m Champion eyes FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN win

Stella Chesang and Jackline Chepngeno in action at the 2018 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Chesang finished 2nd behind Chepngeno on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Uganda’s Stella Chesang, the 2018 Commonwealth Games 10 000m champion will return to South Africa on Sunday,  14 October to take on country woman and FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN defending champion, Mercyline Chelangat. Chesang complained of fatigue when she ran the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN in May earlier this year, where she finished 3rd.  However, the 21-year-old is shaping ...

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Leading performing arts groups spearhead route entertainment at FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN

Amabhubesi Zulu Dancers at FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN by Rogan Ward

The streets of Durban will be buzzing with music and dance on Sunday, 14 October 2018 when the City’s leading performing arts groups gather to entertain (and motivate) thousands of runners as they take on the 2ndannual  FNB Durban 10KCITYSURFRUN.   Performing arts groups to look out for on route will include the:  Durban Girls’ High Majorettes, Durban Regiment Pipe ...

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FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN boasts an impressive prize purse

FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN by Tobias Ginsberg

Stillwater Sports, the organisers of the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN are excited to announce that the 2018 event (taking place on Sunday, 14 October 2018) will boast a whopping Prize Purse of R250 000.   “We are proud to increase the Prize Purse of the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN from R212 000 (in 2017) to R250 000 in 2018,” says Michael Meyer, Managing ...

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Youth development was under the spotlight on International Youth Day, 12 August.

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Cape Town, 13 August 2018 – Creating long-term opportunities through sustainability, the blossoming list of internationally recognised marathons around the country are making major contributions to multiple South African industries, and it is fitting that International Youth Day was celebrated in the build-up to the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon. The annual day of recognition for youth around the world was ...

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It’s a golden Women’s Day for Tjoka and Bothma at the Totalsports Women’s Race

Mamorallo Tjoka 10km winner by Tobias Ginsberg

Mamorallo Tjoka and Annie Bothma enjoyed an active approach to National Women’s Day (Thursday, 09 August 2018) by claiming gold in the 10km Totalsports Women’s Race in Johannesburg and Cape Town respectively.   Mamorallo Tjoka crossed the finish line at Mary Fitzgerald Square (Newtown)in an impressive time of 34 minutes 33 seconds.  “I wasn’t able to run as fast as ...

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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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