Oppie Bol Fun Run 2017 – Rietfontein Pretoria, on Saturday 4 November 2017. The day will start with a 21.1km Cycle Race Trail Ride, which will also consist of hand cycles. The main event is a 10km run and participants are allowed to push each other in a wheelchair, take part in wheelchairs (unassisted), run blindfolded, run with crutches or push a wheelbarrow. This will also present possible sponsors and the broader community with yet another opportunity to showcase their support for disability. A 5km and a 2.5km are hosted to accommodate the whole family. This will also be an official race under the rules of Athletics South Africa ( ASA) and Athletics Gauteng North (AGN).
Oppie Bol Fun Run 2017 – Rietfontein Pretoria Information:
Fun Run WHEN:
Sat 4th Nov 2017 04:30 – 15:00 (SAST) WHERE:
Toutrek Park, 14th Avenue, Rietfontein, Pretoria, South Africa, 0084 TICKETS:
21.1km Cycle / Wheelchair Race / Runners Race – sales end 27 Oct 2017 – R70 – R3.59 fee
10km Fun Run / Walk – sales end 27 Oct 2017 – R60 – R3.08 fee
5km Fun Run / Walk – sales end 27 Oct 2017 – R30 – R1.54 fee
2.5 Fun Run / Walk – sales end 27 Oct 2017 – R20 – R1.03 fee MORE INFO & ONLINE TICKETS:
Oppie Bol Fun Run 2017 – Rietfontein Pretoria:
Enter as a team and push each other in a wheelchair over a chosen distance
Hand cycles, race chairs, and electric wheelchairs are welcome
Run blind folded with your partner as a guide
Push a wheel barrow
Dress up “uniquely” (use own discretion) for the event
Come and enjoy sport, fun and games for all ages
Enjoy food stalls, arts and craft as well as live music
Lucky draws and great prizes will also be up for grabs.
These are just some of the entertainment that will be on offer on the day as part of a fundraiser for Oppie Bol Foundation.
The paramount motive is to empower persons with disabilities by presenting an opportunity to have access to participation in sport and employment. Bringing persons with disabilities together and, with a winning combination of exercise, sporting skill and social interaction, is the perfect tonic for good health and optimal well-being.
Oppie Bol Fun Run 2017 – Rietfontein Pretoria Contact Details: