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#FindYourPace and enter the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk

Its back! Whether you’re the silver bullet of your running club or a Sunday morning stroller; that power couple who trains together or weekend warriors on the mountain bike, you can join in KwaZulu-Natal’s biggest outdoor participative event this May. 

The Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk takes place on Sunday, 20 May has a race pace and distance for everyone. All you have to do is #FindYourPace.

The event starts at Ushaka Marine World and will finish at People's Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium.

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There are three walking routes to choose from; 5km, 10km and 20km. There is also an exciting and all-new 9km fun run as part of this firm family favourite event. Participants in all events will make their way along the promenade, from uShaka Marine World to Moses Mabhida People’s Park.

In another first this year; some of East Coast Radio’s presenters will also walk alongside participants. Catch the ECR Breakfast team doing the 5km walk, Jane Linley-Thomas and Thandolwethu walking 10km, the Drive team doing the 20km walk and Damon Beard in the 9km fun run.

A portion of every entry fee received will go towards Saint Giles, a non-profit organisation for the disabled. The organisation was identified as the service and support they provide the disabled in Durban through their remedial gymnasium and work centre.

Corporate Entries

If your company would like to enter 20 or more employees, there is a three-step process:

1. Register your company at https://corporate.durbanbigwalk.co.za and indicate how many walkers you want to enter.

2. We will send you unique voucher codes for each walker, which you must then send to your team.

3. Tell your team members to visit https://onlineentry.durbanbigwalk.co.za to register themselves and enter their unique voucher code.

For any queries, contact Shireen Ernstzen on 021 685 3333 or at [email protected].

Align your brand with the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk

Apart from being a great team-building exercise, the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk also provides opportunities for your company to maximise brand exposure, reaching 30 000 people:


  • Goodie bags

Each participant receives a goodie bag at Race Pack Collection. If you would like to include your product in the goodie bag, please contact Monica Childs Marketing on 021 761 3355 or at [email protected].

  • Hospitality

The hospitality area, strategically positioned at the finish area at People’s Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium, offers companies exclusive space and prime positioning. Whether you want to treat your employees, entertain clients or do a little team building, the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk hospitality area is the ideal opportunity to build important and strategic relationships – while you have fun, of course. Various options are available. For more information, please contact Shireen Ernstzen on 021 685 3333 or at [email protected].

So get ready to #FindYourPace! We'll see you there at this year's Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk.

Go to www.durbanbigwalk.co.za to #FindYourPace and register today.   

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