Urban Swaras Starting Line run 607 @ The Voi Ultra Run is finally here!

Swaras ain’t afraid o’ no cold! Right?? No matter the weather, we are up on a Saturday morning, rocking it Swara style on the trails. Some of you may have also been virtually taking part in the Nairobi Run, or in one of the physical events hosted across the city, congratulations to you all. See some photo highlights in the Starting Line:

The time is finally hereā€¦the Voi Ultra Run 2021 is upon us. You have two more days to register or be left behind as we head down Mombasa Road, towards the Taita Hills, the red soil, the heat of the east of the country, and the trails to die for that this part of the country has to offer and that our Trail Queen, Trail Fox, and Patron have prepared for us. Please note that accommodation and/or meals to be paid directly to Afrika Lodges, but the 1,500ksh run support fee is to be paid to the club. Full details in the Starting Line and on the registration form.

The link to register is here: and the full details on the run and accommodation options are here with a summary in the Starting Line. Register by 5pm Wednesday 18th August. This is to allow the club to plan logistics. Late registrations will not be accepted so be quick! Full details, as always, in the Starting Line, or feel free to message me if you have any questions:

For those of you that can’t make it, we encourage you to meet at Karura Forest and follow the marked trails to still get an awesome weekend run in.

Please remember our COVID protocols and safety guidelines are just as important as ever. Looking forward to seeing many of you there!

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