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Run For Change – Run For CANSA Active in the Two Oceans Virtual Charity Challenge

CANSA Active is proud to be a named charity for the Two Oceans 2021 Virtual Charity Challenge and encourages all runners across the globe to unite in running for good.

#RunForChange #CANSAactive #TOM2021VCC #KeepPushing #QubekekaDeUfike

The TOM 2021 Virtual Charity Challenge will take place between 30 March 2021 and 30 April 2021 and is entirely charity focused.

To participate in the Two Oceans Marathon Virtual Charity Challenge, runners will pay an entry fee of R90.00 to run or walk any of the distances listed.

How to enter – TOM 2021 Virtual Charity Challenge

To enhance the charity-centric focus of the event, runners are also required to register on BackaBuddy or GivenGain to raise funds, however small this amount maybe, for a charitable cause of their choice as part of their #RunForChange pledge

Download this easy guide (only 6 steps) on how to raise funds on Givengain for CANSA Active through the Two Oceans 2021 Virtual Charity Challenge. (link to about page: How to register)

Run anytime, anywhere and stand a chance to win great prizes

Participants may complete their race in one of more of the following distances: 5,6km, 10km and 20km.

Times will be tracked and uploaded via the SportSplits (FinishTime) App. In addition, runners may choose to record their times manually on the Honesty Log.

The results of every finisher in each distance category will be recorded in the Two Oceans Marathon Race Results.

Participants who successfully complete their race will receive a personalised TOM Finisher’s Certificate. A Runner’s Shirt at R195 each (Women’s and Men’s as shown below) and buff will be an optional extra, and may be ordered on entry.

Charity Champions

The TOM Virtual is here to stay – the results of every finisher in each category will be recorded in our results. The top runners as recorded via the SportSplits (FinishTime) timing app are eligible for special certificates, which will be issued in recognition of several category awards.

Distances: 5,6km, 10km, 20km

Date: 30 March 2021 – 30 April 2021 (You may run you race on any day in this time period, or over several days)

Cut-off Times: 5,6km (2 hours); 10km (2,5 hours); 20km (3,5 hours)

Minimum ages in order to enter: 5,6km; 10km (14 years); 20km (16 years)

Price: R90 – All events. Entry fee includes a Finisher’s Certificate. T-shirts may be separately ordered and purchased.

Qualifying Races Required: None

Timing App: SportsSpilts (FinishTime)

Hashtags: #TOM2021VCC #RunForChange #KeepPushing #QubekekaDeUfike

CANSA offers a unique integrated service to the public and to all people affected by cancer. CANSA is a leading role-player in cancer research and the scientific findings and knowledge gained from our research are used to realign our health programmes, as well as strengthen our watchdog role to the greater benefit of the public. Our health programmes comprise health and education campaigns; CANSA Care Centres that offer a wide range of care and support services to those affected by cancer; stoma and other clinical support; medical equipment hire, as well as a toll-free line to offer information and support. We offer a Tele Counselling service in seven languages free of charge. We also supply patient care and support in the form of 8 CANSA Care Homes in the main metropolitan areas for out-of-town cancer patients and CANSA-TLC lodging for parents and guardians of children undergoing cancer treatment.

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