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15km Walk

Entering the 15km

Entry Fee: R75-00

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Race Pack Collection

Race Pack collection will take place at Moses Mabhida Stadium at the following times:
Thursday 15 May 2014 - 10h00 - 19h00
Friday 16 May 2014 - 10h00 - 19h00
Saturday 17 May 2014 - 10h00 - 14h00

Race Numbers

Race numbers must be pinned to the front of a walker's outermost piece of clothing and must be clearly visible at all times

T-Shirts

Walkers must wear the provided t-shirt on the day of the event.

Park and Ride

Parking facilities are available at both the start and finish. A bus service running between the start and finish is available to all entrants free of charge.

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Bus Schedule

Buses from the finish to the start before the walk
First Bus: 06:00
Last Bus: 07:00
Buses from the finish to the start after the walk
First Bus: 11:00
Last Bus: 13:30

Start And Finish

Start Venue: Ushaka Marine World
Start Time: 07:45

Finish Venue: People's Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium

Timing

The 15km is an untimed distance.

The Route

Walkers enjoy 5km of majestic scenery on the Durban promenade, proceeding north via Snell Parade, turning left into Athlone Drive, to turn immediately right onto Ruth First Highway contra-flow to cross the Umgeni River. We veer right up the first on ramp, turn left and take an immediate right to continue on Waterkant road. Turn left into Holmpark Place, turn left into Old Mill Way, turn left into Prospect Hall Road, turn right into Windsor Drive, turn left and left again into Oxford drive then right into Prospect Hall Road.
Continue on Prospect Hall to veer left and then right to cross the Umgeni river, take the first on ramp to turn right into Athlone Drive and left into Masabalala Yengwa (NMR) to join the 5km, 10km and 20km walkers.
Veer right into Battery Beach Road to enter the final chute to the finish area.

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Refreshments

Refreshment stations will be on route. Details of these refreshment stations are available in the downloadable route map. No personal seconding will be allowed

Time Limit

Walkers must complete the course distance they entered before 12h00.Walkers on the road after 12h00 will be deemed to have retired. (Sweep vehicles will collect all walkers who are still en route at this time).

Discovery Vitality Points

5000 base fitness points are available to Discovery Vitality members who complete the 5km walk. Maxiumum fitness points limits will apply. Points will reflect between 4 and 6 weeks after the event. For a full set of terms and conditions, visit www.discovery.co.za and click on Discovery Vitality