Diacore Gaborone Marathon 2020 postponed: 6,000 participants take on Botswana The event includes a 42.2km Marathon, 21.1km half marathon, 10km race and a 4km fun run for the whole family. The marathon is an action-packed day for the whole family to enjoy. There are loads of things to do and see at the event like […]Diacore Gaborone Marathon 2020 Bonnington Farm, Molepolole Rd, Gaborone, Botswana Gaborone Botswana
The event includes a 42.2km Marathon, 21.1km half marathon, 10km race and a 4km fun run for the whole family. The marathon is an action-packed day for the whole family to enjoy. There are loads of things to do and see at the event like Zumba, water slides, stage performances, food courts and plenty of refreshments.
The Diacore Gaborone Marathon is a qualifier for Two Oceans, Comrades, Commonwealth and Olympic games as part of AIMS and IAAF rankings. It is also widely renowned as one of the flattest and fastest routes in the region.
In 2019, in conjunction with Wilderness Safaris, the marathon started offering amazing tourism packages which give runners the opportunity to tour some of the most beautiful parts of Botswana before ultimately capping their trip with the incredible marathon experience.
All proceeds from the event go to charity; with a MILLION Pula raised in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Sponsors include: Diacore together with co-sponsors Stanbic Bank, Mascom, GIA, The Grand Palm Hotel and Casino Resort, Sefalana, Botho University and broadcast partner Yarona fm.
The event will start and finish at the Grand Palm Resort in Gaborone
The marathon was due to be held on May 3, 2020 and has now been postponed: new dates to be announced soon.
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