The inaugural JG Zuma Marathon, named in honour of His Excellency, President JG Zuma, is set to take place in Greytown on Sunday, April 26th and is a Comrades Marathon qualifier.
This marathon which is 42.2 km will kick off at 05h30 from the Greytown Seven Oaks petrol station and will finish at the Bon Accorde Resort at Albert Falls Dam with an 11.30am cut off time.
All finishers will receive bronze medals, T-shirts and caps. The top ten and age category winners will take home gold medals. There are big cash prizes up for grabs as per entry form prize breakdown.
Entry forms are available at the Kings Park Athletics Stadium, The Durban Runner Sports Shop, Poobie Naidoo’s Sports Wholesalers (Pietermaritzburg) as well as the Umshwathi & Umvoti Municipality offices. Or you can fax your completed form and proof of payment to 086 265 0723 or enter online www.jgzumamarathon.co.za. Pre-entries close 23 April 2015.
Registration and race number collection will take place at Kings Park Athletics Stadium in Durban on April 23rd, Pietermaritzburg on April 24th and at Albert Falls Dam, Bon Accorde Resort on April 25th. The entry fee is R100.