#RunUnited at the Totalsports Women’s Race Joburg and Cape Town this Women’s Day

#RunUnited at the Totalsports Women’s Race Joburg and Cape Town this Women’s Day

Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg / Ewald Sadie

The cities of Johannesburg and Cape Town are primed to host a Women’s Day Celebration of note, the Totalsports Women’s Race, on Thursday, 09 August 2018 in support of PinkDrive.

“The Totalsports Women’s Race was really well received in Durban at the end of the July,” says Patrick Singh, Head of Totalsports Marketing.  “We are excited to bring the action to the streets of Johannesburg and Cape Town on National Women’s Day.

“We firmly believe that sport has the power to change lives and are proud to play our part in celebrating, educating and encouraging participants to take action and raise awareness around breast cancer through running,” says Singh. “We encourage all entrants to help us support the PinkDrive by spreading their message that ‘early detection saves lives’. We look forward to seeing a sea of pink Run United at the Totalsports Women’s Race on National Women’s Day.”

EVENT INFORMATION:  2018 Totalsports Women’s Race Johannesburg

Date:
Thursday, 09 August 2018

Venue: 
Mary Fitzgerald Square (Newtown)

Registration Information:

Venue:
Museum Africa (Newtown, JHB)

Date & Time:
Tuesday, 07 August 2018 / 10:00 – 17:00

Wednesday, 08 August 2018 / 09:00 – 17:00

Each entrant will receive a fitted Event T-shirt, a finisher’s bracelet, a Totalsports head scarf and can look forward to a memorable performance by Sho Madjozi.

The following ROADS will be affected by ROAD CLOSURES on event day (between 05:00 – 13:00):  Henry Nxumalo, Jeppe, Main Road, Noria Mabasa, Dolly Rathebe, Church, Queen, Clifton, Bartlett, Krause, 8th Street, Enoch Sontonga, Jorissen, Bertha, Ameshoff and Melle.

EVENT INFORMATION:  2018 Totalsports Women’s Race Cape Town

Date:
Thursday, 09 August 2018

Venue: 
Grand Parade, Cape Town CBD

Registration Information:8 August 09h00 – 17h00

Venue:
Canal Walk Shopping Mall, Centre Court

Date & Time:
Tuesday, 07 August 2018 / 12:00 – 19:00

 
Wednesday, 08 August 2018 / 09:00 – 17:00

Each entrant will receive a fitted Event T-shirt, a finisher’s bracelet, a Totalsports head scarf and can look forward to a lively performance by GoodLuck.

The following ROADS will be affected by ROAD CLOSURES on event day (between 05:00 – 13:00):  Darling, Primrose, Hyde, Nelson, Roeland, Tennant, Constitution, Adderley, Parliament, Plein, Corporation, Paddock Avenue, Avenue, St Johns, Hatfield, Vrede, Wandel, Hope, Canterbury, Cauvin, Keizersgracht, Sir Lowry, Kuyper, Phillip Kgosana Drive (Service Road), Christiaan, Searle, Warwick, Nelson Mandela Drive, Chapel, Balfour, Francis, Basket Lane and Russel.

PRIZE PURSE:  The 2018 Totalsports Women’s Race (Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town) boasts a combined prize purse of R123 600.

CHARITY SUPPORT:  The Totalsports Women’s Race proudly supports PinkDrive, a Non-Profit Company (NPC) that is committed to improving breast cancer awareness, education, and providing and offering free services to the medically uninsured across South Africa. PinkDrive will be present at the Totalsports Women’s Race in Johannesburg and Cape Town offering FREE clinical breast examinations and educating on the importance of self- breast examinations.

Facebook page:  Women’s Race / The PinkDrive

Twitter:  @womensrace / @TotalsportsSA / @thepinkdrive

Instagram:  Totalsports_SA

For more information on PinkDrive visit www.pinkdrive.co.za.  For further information or to enter the Totalsports Women’s Race visit www.totalsportswomensrace.com

ENDS

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By |2018-07-30T16:04:55+00:00July 30th, 2018|Newsroom, Preview, Running, The Town Square|1 Comment
Jacky McClean NEWSPORT MEDIA: PR and Communications Tel: +27 21 886 9204 Mobile: +27 83 291 9283 jacky@newsportmedia.tv Twitter: @newsportmediatv Facebook: Newsport Media

One Comment

  1. Mozekezeke 2018-07-30 at 19:37

    you go ladies, color the town pink, also thinking of joining a tennis pink day on the set day

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