The Yes We Can Sport and Jazz Foundation, supported by WP Athletics and Nantes Athletics Club, will host the inaugural Nelson Mandela Day Walk and Jog on Sunday July 22 from the Cape Town City Hall, between 10am and noon.
The entry fee is R67 for adults and R27 for children under 12. Rod Solomons, the founder of the Yes We can Sport and Jazz Foundation, said the event was to enable ordinary people to pay homage to Madiba.
Proceeds will go towards buying running shoes for pupils, introducing sports coaches to needy schools and providing bursaries to talented sports people to further their education.
Book through Webtickets, Pick * Pay stores or call Fadia Roberts on 072 972 7765 and Rod Solomons on 082 511 2010.