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Stillwater Sports, the organizer of SA’s premier road running series, the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series, is excited to invite Jozi runners to the action-packed Absa RUN YOUR CITY WARM UP RUN #1 powered by PUMA NITRO at Marks Park at 08:00 on Saturday 06 August 2022.

 

“The WARM UP RUNS are a fun way to interact with Joburg’s running community as we build up to the 2022 Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports and Founder of the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series. “Whether you’re testing your fitness and speed, or enjoying a leisurely 5km with family and friends the WARM UP RUNS are the perfect active start to a Saturday morning. Just by completing the 5km run (walk) you stand a chance to win awesome sponsor prizes including a PUMA Hamper to the value of R5000.00, a pair of PUMA NITRO Running Shoes and a selection of PUMA lucky draw prizes.”

 

Meyer adds, “The Absa RUN YOUR CITY WARM UP RUNS powered by PUMA NITRO are open to all runners at no cost. Join us in creating some serious GEES as we build up to event day where you’ll get to #RunYourCity in Joburg on National Heritage Day.”

 

EVENT DATES:  Absa RUN YOUR CITY WARM UP RUNS powered by PUMA NITRO

DATE: START TIME: VENUES:
Saturday 06 August 2022 08:00 WARM UP RUN #1: Marks Park, Judith Road, Emmarentia
Saturday 13 August 2022 08:00 WARM UP RUN #2: Venue to be released closer to the time.
Saturday 20 August 2022 08:00 WARM UP RUN #3: Venue to be released closer to the time.

 

SPONSOR PRIZES up for grabsRunners who complete the 5km Absa RUN YOUR CITY WARM UP RUN stand a chance to win:

  • A PUMA Hamper to the value of R5000.00
  • A pair of PUMA NITRO Running Shoes.
  • A selection of PUMA lucky draw prizes

To be eligible to be entered into the lucky draw on the morning of the WARM UP RUN, participants must:

  • Complete the 5km run.
  • Collect, fill out and hand in a lucky draw ticket.
  • Be present at the time that the lucky draw takes place (directly after the run).

 

ENTER the 2022 Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K today: The 2022 Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K will take Jozi by storm on Saturday 24 September 2022. Entries are still open!

 

CHARITY SUPPORT: When entering the Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K online entrants can choose to support four local charities:  1. Reach For A Dream Foundation (RFAD), 2. Cotlands, 3. Johannesburg SPCA and 4. Johannesburg Heritage Foundation.

 

WIN a Chery Tiggo 4 Pro Urban at the Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K: All runners (and walkers) that enter the 2022 Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K will stand a chance to win a stunning Chery Tiggo 4 Pro Urban vehicle to the value of R289 900.00 on event day. To be in the running to win the vehicle you must enter the event (and pay the entry fee), collect your race number from Race Pack Collection during the stipulated days and times and be on the start line on race day.

 

Facebook: @Joburg10k

Instagram: @Joburg10k

Hashtag:  #RunYourCity #AbsaRunYourCity

Websites:  www.joburg10k.com

 

About Absa

Absa Group is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and is one of Africa’s largest diversified financial services groups.  

Absa Group offers an integrated set of products and services across personal and business banking, corporate and investment banking, wealth and investment management and insurance.                                                                         

Absa operates in fourteen countries. The Group owns majority stakes in banks in Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania (Absa Bank Tanzania and National Bank of Commerce), Uganda and Zambia and has insurance operations in Botswana, Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa, and Zambia. Absa also has representative offices in Namibia and Nigeria, and securities entities in the United Kingdom and the United States. 

For further information about Absa Group Limited, please visit www.absa.africa

 

About the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series 

A proudly South African mass participation road running series, the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series has been revolutionizing the sport since 2015.  A road running celebration like no other, the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series comprises three unique events namely the Absa RUN YOUR CITY CAPE TOWN 10K (launched in 2015), the Absa RUN YOUR CITY DURBAN 10K (launched in 2017) and the Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K (launched in 2016). 

A diverse road running series, the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series integrates businesses, families, investment in community, world class achievement and fun for all participants. 

For further information please visit https://runyourcityseries.com/