Discovery 702 Walk the Talk
Sunday, 22 July 2012
30km at 07h00
15km at 07h00
8km at 09h00
Cost of entry:
Online entries are R110.00
Manual entries are R120.00
Under 18’s are R60.00
Grand Masters (over 60) are R60.00
First National Bank
Corporate Account Services, Johannesburg
Branch Code: 250655
Account Number: 62164195416
Reference: Your ID number
N.B: Please use your ID number as a reference or the booking reference that the system will provide for you, and ensure that you email the proof of payment to email@example.com or fax the proof of payment to 086 684 0158.
To comply with Central Gauteng Athletics standards, there will be a water point approximately every 3km on all routes. Water points will be stocked with Coca-cola / Powerade and water.
Contact Chevaughn Jacoby on 011 017 2700 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Dominique de Klerk on 011 017 2700 or email at email@example.com
Contact Kerry Oldfield on 011 017 2700 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Nondwe Maqubela on 011 017 2700 or email at email@example.com
30km / 15km / 8km / 5km
30km and 15km are TIMED WALKS | 8km and 5km are FUN WALKS
30km – 18 years and older | 15km – 16 years and older
Judith Road at the intersection of Hill Avenue in Emmarentia
Marks Park Sports Field, Emmarentia, off Orange Road
Race Number Collection:
Entrants must collect their Walk Pack at Race Number Collection at Marks Park Sports Club, Emmarentia.
Wednesday 18 July 2012 07h00 – 18h00
Thursday 19 July 2012 07h00 – 18h00
Friday 20 July 2012 07h00 – 18h00
Saturday 21 July 2012 08h00 – 12h00
Medals: All finishers will receive a commemorative medal on completion of the route within the specified time limit for the distance.
Cut-off time : 30km is 5 hours and 15km is 3 hours. The 5km and 8km do not have time limits.
Park ‘n Ride:A Park ‘n Ride service is available. Gautrain Bus will be supplying all busses for Park ‘n Ride and shuttle services as a more efficient way of getting to and from the venue.
There are four destinations:
• The Coca-Cola Dome, Northgate
• Rosebank Gautrain Station
• Sandton Gautrain Station
• University of Johannesburg Park Shuttle
The service is FREE. Booking for the Park ‘n Ride available online at www.walkthetalk.co.za
Marks Park Sports Club
For the seventh year running, the renowned Marks Park Sports Club will be the home of the Discovery 702 Walk the Talk.
The club will once again make their well-maintained facilities available to over 50 000 walkers who participate in this prestigious event.Marks Park Sports Club was founded on the 19th December 1938 under the chairmanship of the then Town Clerk of Johannesburg, Mr. I. Marks with some 1 200 members.
Activities at the club commenced at headquarters being Patterson Park, with various sections being spread all over the city.
It was only in 1951 that the club moved to its present premises, with the existing main clubhouse being a farmhouse, which was owned by the Geldenhuys family.
Corner Judith Road and Orange Road, Emmarentia GPS 26° 9'59.03"S 28° 0'16.00"E
Click the image to download the Venue Map.