Spring Walk 2017

WALK TO THE BEAT

Spring Walk 2017

Welcome to the Discovery Jacaranda FM Spring Walk

What is your goal distance this year?

Please select from the options below

  • 5 km
  • 8 km
  • 8 km Run
  • 15 km
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Spring Walk 2017

5KM

Start

Cussonia Avenue

Finish

Pretoria Botanical Gardens

  • R150

    per person

  • 09:10

    start

  • 12:00

    finish

8KM

Start

Cussonia Avenue

Finish

Pretoria Botanical Gardens

  • R150

    per person

  • 08:35

    start

  • 12:00

    finish

8KM

Run

Start

Cussonia Avenue

Finish

Pretoria Botanical Gardens

  • R150

    per person

  • 08:30

    start

  • 12:00

    finish

15KM

Start

Cussonia Avenue

Finish

Pretoria Botanical Gardens

  • R150

    per person

  • 08:00

    start

  • 12:00

    finish

Under 16 and over 60 cost R100

Babies and Toddlers are Free

More about the Discovery Jacaranda FM Spring Walk

Race Pack Collection

Race Pack collection will take place at Montecasino and The Pretoria National Botanical Gardens.

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Routes

Download individual Routes:

5km 8km 15km

Parking

Free Parking will be available around the venue. We will release further information on Parking and Park & Rides closer to the event.

Parking Map

Bathrooms

Toilets will be provided at start, en route and finish.

Water points

We take hydration seriously, so there will be water points every 3km on all routes.

Race Rules

The race is run in accordance with the rules of ASA and AGN. We have stationed race officials along the route to guide you in making your walk a pleasant one.

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Medical facilities

Full medical facilities are available on the route and throughout the event should you need them.

Picnic baskets

Food will be on sale at the venue, but you can bring your own picnic basket to enjoy after the walk. There will be a beer garden for your enjoyment at the finish area. Please note that no open fires will be permitted and no alcohol will be allowed into the event.

Age & category tags

Remember if you are participating in the 15km walk, your numerical age and category tag must be visible for you to be eligible for prizes.

Groups

The system does allow for multiple entries. After you have completed a single entry, you may then complete another. Once you have completed your entries, you will be charged accordingly. For entries of 20 or more, please contact the race office for assistance 061 919 1003/ info@springwalk.co.za

Race results

Check out your race results at www.raceresults.co.za 4 days after the event; this is only for the 15km.

Vitality Points

Discovery Vitality members can earn up to 800 points for the 5km and 8km events, and up to 1100 points for the 15km event. For a full set of points-related terms and conditions, visit www.discovery.co.za and click on Discovery Vitality.

Lost & Found

If you have lost any personal items, please look out for our lost and found kiosk near the finish line.

Pets

Unfortunately, due to the rules of the Pretoria National Botanical Gardens, no pets are allowed.

Prize giving & Categories

If you have completed the 15km walk, please stick around for the prize giving at 1:45am near the finish line. Everybody who completes the Discovery Jacaranda FM Springwalk will be awarded a medal on the main stage.

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Run Clean

The Modern Athlete #runclean campaign is an initiative to encourage athletes to keep our streets clean. Please support the campaign and dispose your water sachets in the Garbie Bins along the route and encourage others to do the same!

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