The City of Joburg will host the Global Running Day
celebratory event on 6 June, Athletics South Africa
The IAAF Run 24:1 event, which
is a new creation by the global athletics governing
body, will be hosted by Athletics South Africa via
Central Gauteng Athletics next month.
The local leg will be held at the Mary Fitzgerald
The event is a series of 24 one-mile (1,6km) runs that
will be contested around the world on 6 June to
celebrate Global Running Day, an initiative which is in
its third year.
Global Running Day is a grassroots initiative where
people of all abilities and from all paths of life come
together to celebrate their passion for running and
inspire others to get moving.