5km Walk

Entering the 5km

Entry Fee: Online R71-50
                   In Store R80-00

Race Pack Collection

Race Pack collection will take place at Moses Mabhida Stadium at the following times:
Thursday 19 May 2016 - 10h00 - 19h00
Friday 20 May 2016 - 10h00 - 19h00
Saturday 21 May 2016 - 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


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.

More Info

Bus Schedule

Buses from the finish to the start before the walk
First Bus: 07:30
Last Bus: 09:00
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: 09:45

Finish Venue: People's Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium


The 5km is an untimed distance.

The Route

Walkers enjoy 4km of majestic scenery on the Durban promenade, proceed via Sun Coast Casino, and veer left heading under the tunnel to turn left in Masabalala Yengwa (NMR) that leads to the finish area.

Download Map


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

Up to 800 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