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The Gratitude Run



The Gratitude Run Invite from Stéphan Pieterse of D4DSA

Race Info:

On 20 October 2018, running and walking enthusiasts are invited to join Distance for Difference (D4D) at Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West for the bi-annual Gratitude Run. Come and show your GRATITUDE for your health and your ability to run/walk. All proceeds, after direct expenses, will go towards Distance for Difference (a registered section 21 company and non-profit organisation, raising funds for various children charities).

Venue:

Lourensford Wine Estate, Somerset West

Date:

Saturday, 20 October 2018 @ 07h30

You can choose one of three ways to participate:

  • 5 Km Fun Run/Walk

    Young and old are invited to join in the fun! You can either choose to run or walk the distance and set your own pace! The route is not pram friendly. Dogs are allowed, but not without a leash.

    Entry Fee: R80 (adults), R40 (under 12 years)
    Starting Time: 08h00

  • 10 Km Trail Run

    This one is for all the trail running enthusiasts. Come and experience the beautiful routes and trails on Lourensford Wine Estate. It promises to be an interesting mix!

    Runners will be timed by the organisers of the event.

    Entry Fee: R150
    Starting Time: 07h00

  • 6 Hour, 5 Km Team Relay Run

    Runners enter as a team (1, to a maximum of 6 members per team). Team members will run laps of 5 km each. The challenge for teams will be to complete as many 5 km laps as possible in the allotted time period, i.e., 6 hours (07h30 – 13h30). Nominate a team captain and create a cool name for your team. Decide your team theme, i.e.: flower power, minions, cowboys, etc.

    Runners will be timed by the organisers of the event.

    Teams will be challenged to raise a minimum of R5,000. Involve non-runners by getting sponsorships! This way we can ALL show GRATITUDE.

    It is all about team work and supporting your team mates, while they are soaking in the exquisite surrounds of the beautiful Lourensford Wine Estate. There will be live music, prizes, lucky draws, enthusiastic athletes and sponsors supporting a worthy cause!

    Entry fee: R750 per team
    Starting Time: 07h30

    Gratitude Run Relay teams are now able to create their secure online fundraising page! Get started in 3 minutes:

    • Click on “Fundraise” below to view our official event fundraising leaderboard, then click on “Start fundraising”.
    • Register your team on the GivenGain fundraising platform. (Download this step by step PDF if needed)
    • Set up your team’s fundraising project and when done, share your project via email and social media with your friends, family and colleagues to get some donations going!

    Good luck and may the best fundraising team win!

  • The 5 km Fun Run/Walk and The 10 Km Trail run:
    Donate to D4D when participating in The Gratitude Run

Registration:

Entries are open for our next event, The Gratitude Run. www.topevents.co.za

Sponsorship:

Please click here to donate, and receive the opportunity to promote your company at the event.
 

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