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9th February 2019 run @ KEFRI, Muguga

Saturday’s run will take place the Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI) in Muguga.

Location

Using Waiyaki Way / Nairobi-Nakuru highway, head north-west past Westlands, Kangemi, Kinoo and Kikuyu, until Sigona Golf Club (look out for a giant golf ball on your left). Not long after this the highway will curve left, and there will be an exit. Take the exit, crossing a railway and passing Nderi market. You’ll come to KEFRI on your left.

Google Maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 & 40km.

Route description

100% trail.

Breakfast & facilities

Breakfast and facilities will be 400/- per person. Note that this is mandatory as it covers parking, security and use of the venue (but you also get breakfast).

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are required to the club coordinator by Thursday at 1400.

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2nd February 2019 run @ Nanyorri Hotel, Olepolos

Saturday’s run will be from Nanyorri Hotel, Olepolos, along Magadi Road.

Location

You can either get to the venue from Ngong Town, or Kiserian.

If coming from Kiserian, head towards Corner Baridi and drive past it in the direction of Kisamis. Nanyorri Hotel is approximately 2km before Olepolos Hotel, meaning that if you get to Olepolos Hotel you’ve driven too far.

If coming from Ngong go towards Kiserian and take the Right at the Ngong/Magadi road junction (Kiserian Town) and continue towards corner Baridi then as above.

It is approximately 45km from Nairobi city centre.

Google maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 & 40km.

Route description

100% Trail. It will be hot, dry and windy.

Breakfast & facilities

Breakfast is available at 200/-, but is not mandatory.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are not required.

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26th January 2019 run @ The Forest, Kiambu

Saturday’s run will be from The Forest in Kiambu.

Location

From Nairobi head north on the A104 towards Naivasha. You’ll pass Kikuyu, Limuru and Uplands, before coming upon Kimende. Look out for a Total petrol station on your left just before Kimende, at which point you’ll turn left off the highway, then right and pass underneath the highway. From here The Forest is signposted.

Google Maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 & 40km.

Route description

Forest trail.

Breakfast & facilities

Entry to The Forest is 300/- per person to be paid by M-Pesa upon entry. Breakfast is available at the venue at extra cost.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at the later than normal time of 0730. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are not required.

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19th January 2019 run @ Ngong County Offices, Kahara (Matasia loop)

Saturday’s run will be from Ngong County Offices which are located opposite the Ngong police station.

Location

Follow Ngong Road out of Nairobi towards Ngong Town. Once at the T junction in Ngong Town, take a right turn and carry on up the hill, ignoring the immediate first right turn at the mini roundabout. Proceed along the road as it bends to the left. The venue will be on the left.

Google Maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35km.

Route description

Mostly trail.

Breakfast & facilities

Those coming by car will be required to pay a parking fee of 100/- per vehicle. There is no facility for breakfast at the venue.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are not required.

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12th January 2019 run @ Legends Restaurant, Ngong Road, Karen

Saturday’s run will be at Legends Restaurant in Karen which is located along Ngong Road.

Location

From Nairobi follow Ngong Road past Dagoretti Corner, Lenana School, the Shell petrol station in Karen, Dari Restaurant, then look out for Legends Restaurant on the right.

If coming from Karen it is 200m on the left after Karen Shopping Centre.

Google Maps pin here.

Distances
10, 15, 20, 25 & 30km.

Terrain
Trail & tarmac.

Breakfast & facilities
Breakfast and facilities cost will be 450/- per person.

Timings
The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations
Confirmations are required to the club coordinator by Thursday at 1400.

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5th January 2019 run @ Nairobi Arboretum

As is the tradition for the first run of the year, this Saturday’s run will be at Nairobi Arboretum, off State House Road.

Location

Google Maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, & 20km.

Breakfast & facilities

Those coming by car will be required to pay a parking fee according to the tariff at the venue, payable by M-Pesa. Breakfast will be available the café in the car park and is optional.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are not required.

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CHANGE OF VENUE: 29th December 2018 run @ Karura Forest, Limuru Road

The venue of tomorrow’s run has changed due to logistical difficulties. New details are as follows.

Saturday’s run will take place at Karura Forest, off Limuru Road opposite the Belgian Embassy.

Directions

We will meet at the Limuru Gate car park that is next to the entrance.

Google maps link here.

Distances

5, 10 & 15km.

Breakfast and facilities

Parking is 100/-. Breakfast is optional and can be taken at Java House Gigiri.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are not required.

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22nd December 2018 run @ Nairobi Arboretum

This Saturday’s run will be at Nairobi Arboretum, off State House Road.

Location

Google Maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, 20 & 25km.

Breakfast & facilities

Those coming by car will be required to pay a parking fee according to the tariff at the venue, payable by M-Pesa. Breakfast will be available the café in the car park and is optional.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are not required.

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15th December 2018 run @ Valley Arcarde, Gitanga Road

Saturday’s run will be from Valley Arcade shopping centre on Gitanga Road, Lavington.

Location

Google Maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, 20 & 25km.

Breakfast & facilities

Those coming by car will be required to pay a parking fee according to the tariff at the venue. Breakfast will be available at Java House, but is not mandatory.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are not required.

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8th December 2018 run @ Spring Valley Oven, Lower Kabete Road

Saturday’s run will be from Spring Valley Oven on Lower Kabete Road.

Location

Google Maps pin here.

Distances

10, 15, 20 and 25km.

Breakfast & facilities

Those coming by car will be required to pay a parking fee of 100/- per vehicle. Breakfast is available at the venue, but not mandatory.

Timings

The run will be flagged off at 0700. Please allow time to register before the run begins.

Confirmations

Confirmations are required to the club treasurer and Trail Queen by Thursday at 1400.