Umlazi Mega Fun Run & Walk celebrates youth month!
Umlazi Mega City’s Mega Fun Run & Walk is back!
So, lace up those takkies and head for the start line at King Zwelithini Stadium – Zinto Cele Fan Park, by 8am on Monday, June 17th, 2019!
Now in its third year, this annual event incorporates the 5KM Mega Fun Run and Walk, hosted by Umlazi Mega City in partnership with Gagasi FM promises to be loads of fun for both participants and those cheering them on.
There will also be refreshment stations at every 2km mark. The winners who cross the finishing line at Umlazi Mega City stand to win medals, and participate in fun activities such as kasi games on offer for all to participate. Gagasi FM on air presenters will be there and invited celebrity guests entertaining all at the finish line!
“We look forward to enjoying loads of fun activities to promote the importance of good health amongst our youth, especially in a society grappling with many stressful social ills, those who suffer from chronic illness, pandemics, unemployment, obesity and hunger amongst others. This event certainly assists with addressing many of the above mentioned issues within our community.” said Umlazi Mega City’s Marketing Manager, Zinhle Zungu. Zungu also added that members of the public to bear with organisers and traffic authorities on the big day. Because safety is a priority, one lane on Mangosuthu Highway will be closed to accommodate participants from 5am.
This event is all about community building and health and wellness for all participants over the age of 9 years of age and to raise funds for local NPO organisation “Life Beyond Disabilities”, for just R100 for adults and children R50 entry fee. To register for this fun event, you can pop into the Umlazi Mega City at their information desk or one can register online at www.megafunrun.co.za
For more information, call during office hours the uMlazi Mega City marketing office on 031 902 8202 or Sipho 0843173460 / Fano 0833422857.