TN Mobile Windhoek City Run

The TN Mobile Windhoek City Run takes place on Sunday, 20 July 2014. Organisers expect close to 600 people to take part in the 2014 event compared to the 500 participants the previous year. The TN Mobile Windhoek City Run is arranged in partnership with OTB Sport and Windhoek Harriers in celebration of the City of Windhoek. “This year the event will start and finish on Independence Avenue at the Zoo Park Gardens. The run routes have been designed so as to showcase the best the city has to offer, with the routes passing the Old State House, Independence Memorial, Supreme Court, Parliament, Tintenpalast, Gibeon Meteorites, Hochland Trails, the Christus Kirche, Zoo Park and other interesting sites of Windhoek” said Otb Sport in a statement. Participants have a choice between a 5km fun runwalk a 10km walkrun a 21.1km walkrun and a marathon.

Telecom Namibia has generously increased this year’s prize money to over N$44 000 in cash prizes. For routes, entries and other race details go to www.otbsport.com. Online entries closed on Wednesday 16 July. The telecommunications giant, Telecom, is sponsoring the run as part of its commitment to corporate social responsibility and in support of the wider vision to improve health across the community by engaging more people with sport. Coca Cola Namibia will sponsor drinks to the runners and OCNAM will assist with route logistics and water tables.

Source : The Namibian