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Police Commissioner General marathon on this Saturday in Masvingo

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Police Commissioner General marathon on this Saturday in Masvingo

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Kudzai Mupasi
MIRROR REPORTER
MASVINGO-The twelfth edition of the Commissioner General of Police’s 21km road race is being held this Saturday in Masvingo.
Masvingo Provincial Police Spokesperson, Inspector Kudakwashe Dhewa has confirmed.
Dhewa also said that Commissioner General of Police Godwin Matanga is expected to officiate at the marathon.
The Old Mutual sponsored race will begin at the Caravan Park at 6 am.
Participants will compete in the 21 kilometres, 10 kilometres and 5 kilometres races which are divided into different categories; wheelchair, masters for 50-59 years, veterans 40-49 years and grand masters for 60-69 years among others.
Registration is US$5 or ZWL$5000 for the 21 km marathon, US$2 or ZWL $2000 for the 10 km and 5 Km races.
Winner of the 21km race will walk away with US$550 while the second to fifth placed competitors will walk away with US$400 US$300, US$200 and US$100 respectively.
In the wheelchair category the prize money is US$300 first prize, US$150 second prize and US$100 third prize.
The event which is sponsored by Old Mutual will be officiated by the Commissioner General of Police Godwin Matanga it is a way of interacting with the public.

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