By Focus Online Team on August 14, 2018

The Fit To Go Trail Running Series returns in 2018 with exciting new routes that are both beautiful and challenging. The Fit To Go Series welcomes serious trail runners, casual joggers and walkers to join us for a workout in the outdoors of the stunning Lowveld for a good cause. 

Fit To Go trail run

The Fit To Go Series has five trail runs lined up for 2018, between May and December. The dates can be seen below. Those runs falling between May and August have an 08h00 start time and 07h00 registration time. The Summer trail runs (starting in September) have a 06h00 registration time and 07h00 start.

2018 Dates

5 May (08h00 start time and 07h00 registration time)
4 August (08h00 start time and 07h00 registration time)
1 September (07h00 start time and 06h00 registration time)
3 November (07h00 start time and 06h00 registration time)

The trail run begins every Saturday morning outside the Fit To Go Gym at The Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre.  Directions are available here. All trail routes are clearly marked and runners can choose the 5km or 10km trail.

All proceeds from the August trail run go to White River SPCA. There are spot prizes to be won on race days, so please keep your eyes and ears open and on our social media channels. After the race, runners are invited to visit the White River SPCA Charity shop which will be open from 10 till 12 on Saturdays. Cash and card facilities are available. White River Hospice has been nominated as our charity for the September run.

Venue: Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre

Time: Summer Registration Starts @ 06h00 – Race starts @ 07h00

Winter Registration Starts @ 07h00 – Race starts @ 08h00

Venue: Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre in White River

Distances & Entry: 5km – R 40 | 10km – R60


After your race, pop in for a steaming cup of coffee or well-deserved breakfast at Magnolia Café. Our Breakfast Menu can be found here. Whether you’re in the mood for a healthy smoothie, a buttery croissant or a traditional eggs Benedict, you won’t be disappointed by Magnolia. Bookings can be made online or by calling +27 (0)13 737 7752 or +27 (0)72 752 0952.

Image credits:
Columbia Sportswear
Fit To Go Training Centre
White River Post

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