Save the date!
17 November 2019
Registrations will open in October.
And...look for a Run For Palestine Australia event near you:
A family fun run day with a difference - run, walk or push a pram for Palestine!
A great family day out to raise awareness, funds and hope for a fair go and a just peace for our friends in Palestine.
For those serious about their fun runs, you can choose a:
5km RUN (1 lap, start 10:20am)
5km WALK (1 lap, start 10:30am)
... around Adelaide's beautiful linear park along the Torrens River in Adelaide city
Bring a picnic, bring Grandma and Grandpa, make a day of it! All welcome!
A light lunch & sausage sizzle
Face-painting for the kids!
Colouring competition for the kids
Jellybean guessing competiton
Cafe2U coffee van
Sports activities & competitions
All profits from this event will go to support the humanitarian and campaigns work of the Australian Friends of Palestine Association (AFOPA), a local community organisation based in Adelaide since 2004.
START/FINISH: Bonython Park (lawn/oval area south of kiosk - off of Port Road)
How to get to the START line
The run and walk will go anti-clockwise around the Torrens River, first along the south side of the river past the Convention Centre, then cross at the university footbridge and back through the north side parklands past The Oval, cross at the weir and return to Bonython Park finish line.
Unfortunately there will be no official timing services provided for runners this year, due to prohibitive costs.
Medallions for 1st (gold), 2nd (silver), 3rd (bronze) place-getters in the 5km Run event:
Under 13yrs (male & female)
14-19yrs (male & female)
20-49yrs (male & female)
50+yrs (male & female)
Plus all participants in the 5km Walk and 5km Run receive a Certificate of Participation.
Youth XS = 39cm (across the shoulders)
Youth M = 44cm
Adult S = 46cm
Adult M = 49cm
Adult L = 53cm
Adult XL = 57cm
Adult 2XL = 62cm
Adult 3XL = 68cm
17 November 2019
9:30am - Registration opens; meet at Bonython Park lawn/oval behind the kiosk, to get your coloured tag, t-shirt, etc.
REGISTRATIONS CLOSE 15mins PRIOR TO YOUR EVENT.
10:20am - RUNNERS START the 5km run
10.30am - WALKERS START the 5km walk
11.45am - Prize and awards ceremony
12:00pm-2:00pm - Lunch & activities in the park.
REMEMBER to wear your t-shirt from last year; new participants receive a t-shirt with their registration.
AFOPA Member (Individual aged 18+ years) - $20
Non-member (Individual aged 18+ years) - $25
Youth (aged 13-17 years) - $15
Child (aged 12 & under) - FREE
Ticket price includes a T-shirt, a light lunch, and a special Certificate of Completion for each participant.
Please read the Event Terms & Conditions prior to purchasing tickets to participate.
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