Winter is fast approaching, and the appeal of staying indoors, snuggled up with a good book or DVD and an indulgent hot meal is growing ever greater. All good and well, until Spring comes a-knocking in all her fragrant, beach-wear glory. Make sure you don’t fall into the winter weight-gain trap by staying active this cold season: and there’s no bigger commitment than signing up to a race
Enter one of these 5km races to run to keep you active and motivated, all winter long.
12 May – Brackenfell Pick ‘n Pay Family Store Half Marathon & 5km at Brackenfell Primary School
26 May – Making Strides 4 Multiple Sclerosis at the Rondebosch Common, Cape Town.
12 May - Andre van Coller Memorial at EP Command Army Base, Eastern Province.
13 May – South African Pork Kwai Challenge, at Randburg Sports Complex, Randburg.
9 June – Gauteng Trail Series 1 of 4 at Groenkloof Nature Reserve
19 May – The Mayor’s Race at Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane.
2 June – Youth Run at Hoy Park, Durban.
19 May - Run Walk For Life Series at the Lowveld Botanical Gardens
13 May – Bojanala Half Marathon, 10km & 5km at Rustenberg Stadium, Bojanala.