10 July 2022
25 Jun 2022

Event Info

  • Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series Event Performance T-shirt
  • Absa Peak Cap
  • Absa Socks 
  • Absa Drawstring Bag
  • DHL Water Bottle
  • Race Number with Timing Chip
  • Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series Finisher’s Medal
  • Route Entertainment
  • 2 x Refreshment stations on route
  • Tog Bag Drop and Collect Service
  • Transport Service (to start or from finish)
The Globe, Sun Coast Casino
Thursday, 7 July 2022:  09h00 – 19h00
Friday, 8 July 2022:  09h00 – 19h00
Saturday, 9 July 2022:  09h00 – 14h00
N.B. No RPC on Race Day

All entrants are to collect their own individual race packs from the Race Pack Collection venue – no one may collect on behalf of another person without the written consent from the person they are collecting for.

No collection of race packs after race day.  

Freed from geographical limitations, runners from around the World can now join the Run Your City Series (RYC Series) Running Club on Strava to take part in the same events and challenges, in new and exciting ways.

Inspiring our RYC Series community to live active healthy lifestyles by:

  • Connecting with like-minded individual Receive RYC Series information
  • Be notified of upcoming events and challenges
  • Opportunities to win exciting prizes

Download Strava to your phone today. To enter a RYC Series event and/or challenge remember to join the RYC Series Running Club on Strava. You can then join any event and/or challenge that you wish to participate in.

CLICK HERE TO JOIN IN ON THE FUN

The Absa RUN YOUR CITY DURBAN 10K will once again be the most exciting route to run with activity and entertainment along the way – dancers, cheerleaders, marimba bands, drummers and so much more!

Details to follow soon.

Parking will be available at:

  • Sun Coast Casino
  • Snell Parade
  • Battery Beach Road (North of Sun Coast Casino)

Details to follow soon.

Athletes participating in wheelchairs will be required to start at the back of the field.

The batch holding areas are large enough to cater for social distancing – please ensure good spacing at all times.

Runners are to wear their masks whilst in the start batches. You may only remove your mask once your race has started.

 

Batch Chute      Start  Times  Batch Size
Elite Athletes         08h00 1000
Age Category Contenders         08h00
Batch A – Fastest Runners         08h01
Batch B         08h03 1000
Batch C         08h05 1000
Batch D         08h07 1000
Batch E         08h09 1000
Batch F         08h11 1000

Information to follow.

Information to follow.

We’re on the hunt for two enthusiastic Durban ambassadors to join our #RYCStrideTribe…

A 5-week campaign calling on current and potential ‘die-hard’ RYC Series fans to show us their ‘gees’ and prove their ‘loyalty’ to RYC Series whilst giving them an opportunity to be rewarded and celebrated for their dedication and enthusiasm.

 

DURATION:   30 May to 1 July 2022

TIMELINE:

DATE ACTIVITY
30 May Campaign Launch – Social Media Teaser
31 May PR Announcement
1 June Entries Open
17 June Entry closing date reminder
20 June Entries Close
22 June Shortlist Announcement
22 June – 29 June Shortlisted finalists have a week to let their creative side shine while they prove to the RYC Series community that they are the 2022 Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series’ most loyal fans! 
29 June Closing Date for shortlisted Finalists 
4 July Durban Winner Announcement

 

HOW TO ENTER:          

Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series Community members are invited to complete the Absa RYC Series Ambassador Application via the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series website or social media pages (Google Form)

 

ENTRANT PARTICIPATION & REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants are required to do the following to be applicable for selection as the 2022/23 Absa RYC Series Ambassadors and ultimate winners.

  1. Like, share and tag the announcement post:
  • Create extended reach of the competition by sharing the post and tagging your running buddies
  • this includes following and joining all Absa RYC Series properties
  1. By sharing a post of yourself prepping your Absa RYC Series gear on your next run,  you will receive a bonus entry to increase your chances of winning

 

All entrants will be considered based on the criteria that is set out above, and a shortlist will be selected and announced.   

 

Shortlisted candidates will be required to:

  1. Show us your gees by completing a RYC Challenge on Strava:
  • Show off your skills by making a TikTok ‘like’ of yourself completing the challenge
  1. Showcase your loyalty by taking your running buddies for a run:
  • Upload images of you and your running buddies doing what we do best, if your buddies are busy then remember to tag them in your upload
  1. Tell us your RYC Story and what running means to you:
  • Share a video of yourself telling the RYC Series community about your running story (inspirational, motivational, humorous etc.)

 

PRIZE: (2 x RYC Series Ambassadors (1 x male / 1 x female) will be identified and rewarded)

  • PUMA Kit to the value of R 15 000.00 (per winner)
  • Absa RUN YOUR CITY DURBAN 10K entries for you and 3 friends (per winner)

 

SOCIAL MEDIA:         

Facebook: @Durban10k

Instagram: @Durban10k

Hashtags:  #RunYourCity #AbsaRunYourCity #RYCStrideTribe #RunPUMA

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