uShaka Marine World will be adding to the ‘unlimited fun’ when it hosts its very own Walk Run Race on Saturday, August 24. According to Dr Stella Khumalo, CEO, uShaka Marine World, this inaugural event which is sure to be a must to participate in this year. “We not only want to encourage everyone out there to have unlimited fun on Durban’s stunning Golden Mile and at Africa’s largest and most exciting marine theme park, but we want to highlight the importance of good health and an active lifestyle for everyone participating in this event”, she said.
This event, which includes both a 5km and 10km leg begins at 7am and finishes at 9am. There are prizes in the following categories – juniors, 35, 40, 50 and 60 years for the young at heart. uShaka’s Walk Run Race is being hosted by Africa’s largest marine theme park and KwaZulu Natal Athletics and is being sponsored by Coca Cola, PSK Studios and Sanoqwabe Consultants.
The race is open to those who are over 14 years old. Walkers and runners will receive a free t-shirt to be worn on the day of the event. There will also be refreshment stations along the route. Registration for this fun event can be done online through www.webtickets.co.za and at any Pick n Pay store. Please note that, entrants who register before Saturday August 17th will receive a branded t-shirt. All race packs will need to be collected on Thursday August 22nd or Friday, August 23rd, between 1pm to 5pm only @ uShaka Marine World’s Wahooz on the Promenade restaurant.