Big Walk 21 May 2017

Welcome to the Discovery
East Coast Radio Big Walk

What is your goal distance this year?

Big Walk distances

5KM

Start

Ushaka Marine World

Finish

People's Park

  • 09:15

    start

  • 12:30

    finish

  • R115

    Early-bird fee

  • R125

    Late entry fee

10KM

Start

Ushaka Marine World

Finish

People's Park

  • 08:30

    start

  • 12:30

    finish

  • R115

    Early-bird fee

  • R125

    Late entry fee

20KM

Start

Ushaka Marine World

Finish

People's Park

  • 06:30

    start

  • 12:30

    finish

  • R110

    Early-bird fee

  • R120

    Late entry fee

9KM

Start

Ushaka Marine World

Finish

People's Park

  • 08:00

    start

  • 12:30

    finish

  • R115

    Early-bird fee

  • R125

    Late entry fee

More about the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk

Big Walk Durban

Discovery Vitality Points

Discovery Vitality members will earn fitness points for completing their selected event. Points will be automatically uploaded and will take up to four days to reflect on the Vitality Points Monitor.

Points Table
Big Walk Durban

T-shirts & Race Number

You are not just a number! This year, your T-shirt comes with a canvas for you to express yourself in your own way. Use the space to add paint, glitter, stickers, photos or any art that tells us what makes you unique! You must pin your race number to the back of your outermost piece of clothing and it must be clearly visible at all times.

Big Walk Durban

Race Pack Collection

Please collect your T-shirt, race number and other goodies at Race Pack Collection at Moses Mabhida Stadium, from Thursday, 17 to Saturday, 19 May 2018. Remember to bring your race reference number and proof of payment for a quick and easy collection.

Collection Times
Big Walk Durban

Park & Ride

Parking facilities are available at both the start and finish. Buses will rotate between People’s Park and uShaka Marine World from 05:30 until 12:30. You can catch a bus from the finish area to the start area before or after your walk.

Parking Options
Big Walk Durban

Road Closures

Durban Metro Police will close several roads. Make sure you note these so that your commute to the event is smooth and hassle-free. You will need to plan your drive to avoid these roads.

View Road Closures
Big Walk Durban

Route Info

Walkers enjoy 5km of majestic scenery on the Durban promenade, proceeding north on Snell Parade, turning left into Athlone Drive. They turn immediately right onto Ruth First Highway contra-flow to cross the Umgeni River. We veer right up the first on-ramp, turn left and take an immediate right to continue on Waterkant Road.

Big Walk Durban

Refreshments

Refreshment stations will be on the route for all distances. Look at the route maps to see where each refreshment stand will be. No personal seconding will be allowed.

Big Walk Durban

Time Limit & Timing

Walkers must complete the course distance they entered before 12:00. Walkers on the road after 12:00 will be deemed to have retired. (Sweep vehicles will collect all walkers who are still en route at this time).

Big Walk Durban

Corporate Entries

If your company would like to enter 20 or more employees, there is a three-step process:

Corporate Options

  DAYS

  •   HOURS
  •   MINS
  •   SECS

CHARITY

A portion of every Big Walk entry fee received will go towards Saint Giles, a non-profit organisation in Durban for the disabled.
They do amazing work providing services and support to the disabled through their remedial gymnasium and work centre.

Durban Big Walk