The vibrant streets of Tshwane are set to host the 2nd annual Absa RUN YOUR CITY TSHWANE 10K on Sunday, August 25, 2024, with entries opening tomorrow, Tuesday, April 9.

“We’re excited to announce the opening of entries for the second edition of the Absa RUN YOUR CITY TSHWANE 10K,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports and Series Founder. “Residents of the Jacaranda City can look forward to a day filled with excitement, as we bring world-class performances, a fantastic on-route experience, and a range of fun activations for all participants. The 2024 route will once again showcase Tshwane’s iconic landmarks and feature engaging sponsor activations, ensuring an unforgettable journey for every runner. With live performances from local arts groups, the event will be a vibrant celebration of Tshwane’s culture and the joy of running. Join us as we turn the streets of Tshwane ‘Absa Red’ and #RunYourCity with passion and pride.”

Jabulile Nsibanyoni, Head of Sponsorships, Brand, and Marketing at Absa says, “We are thrilled to announce our return to Tshwane for the Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or just starting out, this race is for everyone. You can run or walk your way through the streets of Tshwane, while soaking in the vibrant atmosphere and contributing to charity along the way. We invite the community of Tshwane to join us and share their unique stories as we lace up our shoes and hit the streets together.”


1.       COMPLETED / Sunday 07 April 2024 Absa RUN YOUR CITY GQEBERHA 10K

Men’s Winner: Vincent Kibet Langat (Kenya) 28:01

Women’s Winner: Diana Chepkorir (Kenya) 31:15

2.       Sunday 12 May 2024 Absa RUN YOUR CITY CAPE TOWN 10K
3.       Sunday 07 July 2024 Absa RUN YOUR CITY DURBAN 10K
4.       Sunday 25 August 2024 Absa RUN YOUR CITY TSHWANE 10K
  Start & Finish: Stanza Bopape Street, Arcadia, Pretoria
  Start Time: 08:00
  Entry Fee:

Standard Entry:

·       Licensed Runners: R 245.00

·       Temp Licence: R60.00


Standard Entry Includes:

·       Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series Event Performance T-shirt

·       Absa Drawstring Bag

·       Absa Peak Cap

·       Absa Socks

·       Race Number with Timing Chip

·       Amazing Sponsor Route Entertainment Points

·       Lively Route Entertainment Points

·       2 x Refreshment Stations on Route

·       Tog Bag Drop and Collect Service

·       Pre and Post Event Entertainment

·       Absa RUN YOUR CITY TSHWANE 10K Finisher’s Medal

5.       Tuesday 24 September 2024 Absa RUN YOUR CITY JOBURG 10K

EXCITING NEWS: In 2024, each of the five Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series events will showcase unique, city-specific medals, adding a personalized touch to the participant experience reflective of the host city’s essence and character.

CHARITY SUPPORT: The Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series has welcomed the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) as the official charity of the entire series of events in 2024. A non-profit leader in the fight against cancer since 1931, CANSA enables research, educates the public and advocates for and supports all people affected by cancer, while leading SA towards a cancer-free society. When entering an Absa RUN YOUR CITY Series event online, runners can show their support by donating towards CANSA.

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Hashtag:  #RunYourCity #AbsaRunYourCity