OLYMPIC TRIATHLETE EXCITED TO TAKE ON THE FNB CAPE TOWN 12 ONERUN

Cape Town, South Africa – South African Olympic Triathlete, Richard Murray is looking forward to lining up with some of the world’s best road runners at the inaugural FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on Sunday, 17 May 2015.

“I don’t usually find running races that I can take part in,” says PUMA athlete, Richard Murray. “The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN will be something different for me, something fun. I have heard that the race will be fast with a few top Kenyan and Ethiopian athletes running up front. My goal will be to run a 2:50/km for 12km. I will be really happy with a top 20 finish”.

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Richard Murray trains during a training session in Cape Town, South Africa on the 18th February, 2014 

Murray stunned the XTERRA community in 2013 when he claimed gold at his first ever XTERRA Race, the TOTALSPORTS XTERRA South African Championship presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT. Murray will head to London at the end of May to take part in the ITU World Triathlon.

EVENT INFORMATION: FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Excitement builds as Cape Town prepares to host what is sure to become one of the largest and most celebrated sporting events in South Africa, the much-anticipated FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.

 

Date: Sunday, 17 May 2015
Time: 09:00
Start Venue: Woodbridge Island, c/o R27 and Loxton Road, Milnerton (Cape Town)
Finish Venue: FNB Portside Building, c/o Mechau and Bree Streets (Cape Town, CBD)

EXCITING NEWS ~ although online entries have closed, late entries will still be accepted at number collection only! No entries on the day.

NUMBER COLLECTION:

Venue: Green Point Athletics Stadium
Dates: Friday, 15 May 2015
  Saturday, 16 May 2015
Time: Between 09:00 – 20:00

All FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN entrants stand an equal chance to win a zippy Opel Adam in the “Win an Opel Adam with REEDS” competition. The winner will be drawn at the start line of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN on a lucky draw basis and must be present to claim his/her prize.

For more information visit www.thecapetown12.com

 

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