Merrell Spring Run | JHB – 1 September 2018

September 1, 2018

September 1, 2018

7:00 To 13:00

Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, Malcolm Road, Roodepoort, South Africa

6km – R130 , 12km – R175 , 20km – R275


Event Description

The Merrell Spring Run takes place on the 1st of September 2018 from Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden. Distance options: 6km, 12km & 20km.

“The one with that hill.” A proper set of trail runs in Jozi that winds though the lush Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens – voted the best place to get back to nature in Gauteng for 9 years in a row – and climbs the relentless ridges of the adjoining Muldersdrift Hobby Park. The 12km and 20km routes which head into the open rocky Highland grassland and include more technical running sections, together with the 6km loop, are all a great challenge to tackle on a Saturday morning. Fiercely competed or enjoyed at a more leisurely pace, both pass by the cascading waterfall and cliffs home to a breeding pair of majestic Verreaux’s Eagles. Bring a picnic and come and enjoy the gardens with us. There will be food and drinks on sale and a jumping castle for the kids.

Distance & Entry Fee:

2km kiddies run – TBA

6km – R130

12km – R175

20km – R275

Start & Finish Venue: Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, Roodepoort, Johannesburg

Start Time: 07h00 – 20km, 07h30 – 12km, 08h00 – 6km, 09h00 – Kids Race

Registration Opens: 06H00

Discipline: Trail Running


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How to Enter?

Online Entries:

On the day entries available with a late entry fee.  Snapscan facility available on the day. Entry fee’s include VAT.

Contact Information

Tatum Prins

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