As I told you yesterday, the WE RUN Jozi event is coming up this Sunday. There will be road closures affecting the Sandton and Alexandra areas, so if you’re around there and you aren’t running take note of the following:
Road closures will be in effect in the Sandton and Alexandra area from 06:00 until 24:00 on Sunday. The race will start at 09:00 on Katherine Street in Sandton, traverse into Alexandra, Wynberg and finish on the M1 highway south, northbound carriageway.
Roads affected include:
- M1 North Closure from Grayston to Marlboro turn-off : 00h00 to 16h00, 7 October 2012
- M1 Northbound on-ramp closure : 00h00 to 16h00, 7 October 2012
- Katherine Street North bound lane from the corner of West up to Grayston Bridge : 00h00 to 11h00, 7 October 2012
- Katherine Street North bound lane from the corner of West up to Barlow Park : 06h00 to 13h00, 7 October 2012
- Katherine Street South bound will become a dual carraige lane : 00h00 to 11h00, 7 October 2012
- Grayston Road, traffic interference from Grayston Bridge to M1 on-ramp : 00h00 to 11h00, 7 October 2012
- Marlboro on-ramp South will be closed sporadically to allow runners to cross onto M1 (rolling closure) : 09h00 to 12h00, 7 October 2012
- Pretoria Main Rd North bound between Florence and Marlboro Drive closure 06h00 to 14h00, 7 October 2012
- Pretoria Main Rd South will become a dual carraige way : 06h00 to 14h00, 7 October 2012
- Expect heavy traffic around Innesfree Park and surrounding area : 00h00 to 16h00, 7 October 2012
Registered runners are encouraged to park at Gautrain Station in Sandton, Sandton City, Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton Convention Center in the Sandton CBD and walk down West Street to enter the “race stacking area” at the corner of West Street and Rivonia Road.
Runners can make use of the shuttle service from Innesfree Park to the Gautrain Station in Sandton post-race. The shuttle fee is R10.00 per person.
Key points have been set up for spectators, for ease of access on foot. For more information visit www.facebook.com/NikeRunningZA