Global Diabetes 5km

Event Info


A charity run/walk to highlight Diabetes in our community with proceeds going to Diabetes SA Port Elizabeth branch.


Something Good Roadhouse, Summerstrand


Saturday 25th November 2023. Starting at 09h30, followed by lucky draw prizes between 10h30 and 11h30.

Entry Fees

Online Entries Kids 10u Manual Entries
R150* FREE R200

* Online entries close 24th November - manual entries on event day will only be possible if the event is not sold out.
* Kids 10u free entries won't qualify for race numbers or a finishers item.
Goody Bag & T-shirt for the first 300 paid entries

Collection of Race Packs, Race Numbers and/or Merchandise

Race Packs/T-shirts are an incentive and not a condition of entry, if you don't collect, you forfeit the opportunity to receive such items and they will not be kept for entrants.
Collection will take place on
THURSDAY 23rd (between 11am and 2pm) at the Zsports Offices in Walmer, FRIDAY 24th (between 12 noon and 2pm) at Something Good Roadhouse OR on Race Day at the Something Good
from 08h00. Race Packs not collected by 09h00 on race morning will be re-allocated as necessary.

Event Registration

All participants are required to report for registration to collect your race numbers between 08h00 & 09h15 only on Event Day.


We would like to keep this event as fun as possible so that participants keep focus on the objectives of the event. As such, no times or positions will be given for the event and all prizes will be by lucky draw (randomly based on your race number).

Lucky draw prizes will be draw on the morning between 10h30 and 11h30 based on a tear off stub (from your race number) which is to be handed in after you finish if you are staying for the draws.

DIABETES is the 2nd leading cause of natural deaths in South Africa (after TB). EVERY DAY around 227 people die from Diabetes related causes in South Africa