The fight against diabetes was taken to a higher level this past Wednesday as various organisations and businesses united for an awareness campaign.
The successful event was held at the Dilokong hospital and included a 10 km fun run and fun walk. It was organised by the Limpopo health department, the Dilokong hospital staffers as well as the Joy Riders bike club.
The fun run started as early as 08:00. The runners started at the hospital entrance and turned at the Modikwa clinic.
Young and old participated in this worthy cause. After the race, the runners were handed medals and prizes. The organisers also took time to educate and enlightening participants about diabetes. The winner for the men’s race was Rudolph Mologomane and the women’s race was clinched Francinah Morema.