Trail run marks start of spring

Volksblad, in partnership with the Free State National Botanical Garden and Standard Bank, will host the next TrailrunSeries event on Spring Day.

The race, which will be held at the botanical garden in Bloemfontein on Saturday (01/09), will mark the dawn of spring season will be held on Saturday, 1 September in Bloemfontein. The race will start and end at the Zizi Restaurant, and the Zizi Restaurant will be the starting and finishing point.

The 1 km kiddie run (R40) will start at 08:45, and parents can join for free.

The 5 km fun run (R90) and the 10 km run (R100) will both start at 09:00.

No pets are allowed.

The entrance fee, paid at the gate, gives participants access to the Volksblad kos-en-kunsmark and a free news­paper.

Participants can enter at