Family Fun & Free Entry at the Old Mutual Two Oceans Mini Marathon in Khayelitsha
(Cape Town, 9 October 2015) Runners and walkers of all ages are invited to participate in the Old Mutual Two Oceans Mini Marathon that will take place at the Mandela Park Stadium in Khayelitsha on Saturday, 24 October 2015.
There are two distances to choose from - individuals older than 6 years may participate in the 2.1km Fun Run, while participants must be at least 9 years old to participate in the 5.6km Fun Run.
Entry into this fun event is free.
“The Old Mutual Two Oceans Mini Marathon is a great way to introduce our local community to running and a healthy lifestyle,” says Patiswa Gqetywa, Project Manager of the Two Oceans Marathon NPC.
“In addition to providing a fun, active morning out for the whole family, we are particularly excited about our collaboration with the Khayelitsha Athletic Club and the opportunity to facilitate skills development in terms of the requirements and logistics needed to organise a mass-participation event,” adds Ms Gqetywa.
The Mini Marathon is organised in partnership with the Two Oceans Marathon NPC, the Khayelitsha Athletic Club and Western Province Athletics.
Participants may contact Patience Nkohla on 083 946 7154 or Nelson Tshambo on 072 670 3875 for more information or to request an entry form. Late entries will take place at the Mandela Park Stadium in Khayelitsha on 24 October from 7am. The runs start at 9am.
Visit www.twooceansmarathon.org.za for the latest information, or join the conversation at @TwoOceansMarathon on Facebook, or @2OceansMarathon on Twitter.