The Luthuli Walk and Fun Run will be held on Saturday, 23 July 2022. The Walk and Fun Run will commemorate Chief Luthuli's untimely death in 1967 at the railway bridge.

Fun Walk and Run


Date 20 July 2024
Fun Walk 11.5KM
Start Time: 07h30
Starting Point: The Walk starts at the Luthuli Museum
Finishing Point: Ends at the Groutville Sports Ground
Fun Run 7.7 KM
Start Time 07h00
Starting Point: The Run starts at the Luthuli Museum
Finishing Point: Ends at the Groutville Sports Ground

Fun Walk

The Walk will be from the Luthuli Museum on Nokukhanya Luthuli Street to the Memorial Site returning via Chief Albert Luthuli’s grave site at the Groutville United Congregational Church to the Groutville Sports Ground. This year marks 52 years after the tragic death of Chief Albert Luthuli on 21 July 1967.

On the route is the Aldinville Primary School, where Chief Albert Luthuli started schooling. Next to it is the King Shaka Observation Rock

Fun Run

Start at the Museum, Turn right at the Mzoneli House. Proceed to turn right Kwandlanzi Tarven. Turn right at Malende Road next to Blue Shop. Turn left at Dladla’s Tarven to Cranbrook Road. Straight down and turn right Hangoes Road. Turn left Hangoes Hall to Cranbrook road. Turn Left to join Cranbrook Road back to Dladlas Tarven and pass. Turn right towards Nokukhanya street. On Nokukhanya Street turn left and head to the finish line at Market Grounds.


Open Date: 31-May-24
Closing Date: 18-July-24
Fees: Fun Walk


Children`s rate(Under 15 years)

R 120.00

R  50.00

R  50.00

          Fun Run R 150.00
NB – Use ID number as reference when paying


Race Pack Collection

Make sure you collect your pack between Thursday & Friday
Venue: Luthuli Museum



09h00 – 19h00

No packs will be issued on the day unless prior arrangements with the following email address are made and confirmed: info@luthuliwalk.org.za.

NB. Please bring your ID when collecting your race pack.


Time Limits

Fun Walk participants must finish the walk by 11h00.

Fun Run participants must finish the run 10h00.


Let's Get Those Bodies Warmed Up!!!

There will be an Aerobics Session for those who just like to get down to the beat. This can also be used as a warm up session for the Fun Walk. The warm up session will start at 06h00 - 06h45 at the Luthuli Museum.

An aerobics cool down session will be held for all to enjoy at 09h00 at the Groutville Sports Ground.


Telephone 27 32 559 6822
Email info@luthuliwalk.org.za
Website www.luthuliwalk.org.za
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