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Race in the name of love this Valentine’s Day

Nothing gets the heart racing like romance and running, and soon you’ll get the chance to experience both!

For the 35th time, lovers, runners, and running enthusiast will lace up their trainers and run for romance at the annual Randburg Harriers Valentine’s Day Fun Run, in partnership with South Africa’s leading fibre network operator, Vuma, and ISP partner Accelerit.

Join a team of thousands for a heart-pounding 10km night run around Randburg. Open to anyone from 15 years old and upwards, the race is a chance to celebrate the spirit of love, camaraderie and community.

Buwi Moeketsi, spokesperson for the Randburg Harriers Running Club, says, “Whether you’re a seasoned runner or just looking for a fun family outing, this promises to be an evening you won’t soon forget.”

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The Valentine’s Day Fun Run is sponsored by organisations of all sizes from small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) to large enterprises. All event proceeds will be donated to two charities that are beneficiaries of the club, namely Wandsworth School (previously Wiggles and Squiggles); a school for children with special educational needs, and the Ann Harding Cheshire Homes – established to assist those with physical disabilities.

“Join us for a memorable evening of fitness, camaraderie, and community engagement as we come together to make a positive difference in Randburg. We want all attendees to add a dash of creativity to their night out. Dress up in your most enchanting outfits and let’s see who catches Cupid’s eye,” adds Moeketsi.

Don’t miss out on this electrifying celebration of love and community on 16 February 2024 ! Tickets are available now and start at just R100. Secure your spot for an unforgettable night by visiting https://secure.onreg.com/onreg2/front/step1.php?id=6343. If you purchase your tickets before midnight on 5 February 2024 you stand a chance to win a night of romance, for two at Thanda Manzi Country Hotel.

Founded in July 1982, Randburg Harriers Running Club prides itself on being a family-orientated running club. They offer a variety of amenities and facilities to their members including a clubhouse, training programmes, and organised races. The club frequently hosts social events and provides support and encouragement for runners of all levels. “Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced athlete, we offer a welcoming and inclusive community for all who love running,” says Moeketsi.

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