Celebrated Durban runners, Blanche Moila and Grace de Oliveira are preparing for the annual race.
The Durban SPAR Women’s 10/5km Race celebrates its 30th anniversary this year on Sunday, June 23.
The iconic race has its beginnings in surf city and is now also a popular annual event in Cape Town, PE, Johannesburg, Pietermaritzburg, Tshwane.
Celebrated Durban runners, Blanche Moila and Grace de Oliveira are currently training at Moses Mabhida Stadium, around which the race takes place.
Both athletes have run all of the 30 SPAR Durban 10km races with Blanche having, one year, chosen to do the 5km as she had just completed a Comrades Marathon a few days beforehand.
They are excitedly looking forward to the annual race with much enthusiasm.